No job market was free from the economic downturn following the advent of the Coronavirus and the marketing industry in Denver was no different. Keep reading…
New Denver Marketing Jobs
About Denver Marketing Jobs
With the initial drop in spending and consumption, many firms and companies cut marketing positions. However, a few months into nationwide lock down, consumption ticked back up and with it, the marketing job industry has started to recover. One of the benefits of marketing is that it can often be done from home, so plenty of marketing professionals retained their positions despite the initial downturn. Currently, there are over 1,000 available marketing positions in Denver spanning a variety of experience levels. While some are for lower-level salespeople, a sizable portion are for experienced marketing professional as companies search for help in shifting their advertising online.
Roles & Requirements
Some of the most common marketing positions and job titles are that of a social media manager or a marketing coordinator. These positions are often part of a larger company that does not typically have a marketing focus but requires a communications specialist. These positions have salaries ranging anywhere from $60,000 to $80,000 annually as a starting salary with potential for growth in subsequent years and depending on the overall size of the company. These positions all require a bachelor’s degree in communications, marketing, business, advertising, or some related field as well as several years of dedicated marketing experience. These more individualized positions are often spread throughout the wide variety of technological companies with offices in Denver or at smaller startups.
Outsourcing and Digital Marketing
In addition to these positions, there are several dedicated marketing companies based in Denver that contract out to other businesses to handle their marketing for them. Some of these companies include Iterable, AdTaxi, and LikeMind. These companies tend to be more oriented towards online marketing and management, so hire graphic design specialists as well as marketing professionals at all levels. They have specialists in advertising, social media, search engine optimization, and a wide variety of other roles available that can start anywhere from $50,000 to $80,000 annually because they can afford to hire for entry-level positions. These companies are also great places for an employee to get their start in the world of marketing, as they tend to have the resources to offer internships and mentorship programs that enable an intern to develop their personal portfolios and gain job experience in the business world.