Join the Summit Management Team

Strategic Marketing and Training Manager
Location: Stillwater, MN Type: Full Time
Job Description

Summit Management is a locally owned and operated real estate company based in Stillwater, Minnesota. We offer our employees a competitive salary and fantastic benefits; paid time off, health and dental benefits, retirement plan, great work environment, and a passion for investing in our teams.

If you are one to turn creative ideas into strategic processes in order to maximize a well-planned marketing plan, this position is for you. We are looking for a marketing professional who is verse in branding, lead management, social media and reputation management. Someone who is willing to expand their knowledge base of marketing into all media, be a team player, and is a self-starter.”

Primary duties

  • Developing and executing marketing initiatives and programs across all components of the company brand including implementation of all marketing campaigns, content marketing, websites and collateral, and overall corporate positioning
  • Overall responsibility to design, develop and execute effective lead generation campaigns and develop and measure metrics to evaluate and quantify results
  • Placing and tracking of online advertising across multiple sites, provide support to marketing interns to follow through
  • Writing copy, posting, renewing, and updating online ads
  • Perform customer research to discover other ways of reaching our target markets
  • Coordinate with internal departments to respond quickly to customer needs, requests and problems
  • Manage our lead management software (Real Page) for all properties to ensure timely response and leasing effectiveness by all staff
  • Improve and manage our social media accounts and assist in scheduling posts by working with the rest of the marketing team on building content and engagement through posts and stories
  • Build our Social media audience and work on new ways to reach current and future residents
  • Dedicate time to travel to sites for review and understanding to improve and increase marketing needs
  • Execute campaigns leveraging various media, analysis, design and development
  • Audit social media management and assist with strategy questions and providing guidance on development and building of content
  • Grow our online advertisements and social media through retargeting and geo fencing campaigns
  • Responsible for reputation management for the corporate and property brands
  • Improve brand awareness, relevance and reputation
  • Increase development of Summit’s corporate and property brands to enhance the value of our portfolio and to ensure consistency across the portfolio
  • Work with various departments and teams to ensure activities and projects are contributing to the delivery of short-term objectives and long-term strategies
  • Build a knowledge base of the company and properties
  • Assist in various duties as needed

Supportive training

  • Training for new and current staff, focusing on leasing and day to day operations
  • Manage our training platform and making sure staff is up to date on continuing education and training basics
  • Assist in developing staff training material and programs to ensure consistent and successful deployment


  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) & Microsoft Office applications
  • Experience with Canva and Hootsuite
  • Business or marketing-related degree or equivalent professional qualification
  • Direct experience with social media management
  • Experience with email automation campaigns and URL tracking
  • Quality verbal communication and written communication (web, email, letters)
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to set and meet deadlines, prioritize and manage several projects at one time
  • Ability and desire to work collaboratively with others to accomplish goals
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and be flexible
  • Goes above and beyond in their position
  • Motivated, energetic, self-starter
  • Creative thinker with new ideas
  • Flexible of schedule and willing to travel