Marketing & Communication Assistant

Date: Aug 27, 2021

LOCATION: Barcelona, B, ES

Company: Pelican Products, Inc.



If you have a strong background in fair or events organization and communication, we would like to hear from you! This is a versatile position mainly focused on the organization of international trade shows, development of corporate communication, sponsorships and relationships with the International Media and Brand Ambassadors. You will be part of an international team based in the center of Barcelona with activities targeted to a variety of industries within Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). This is a full-time permanent position.


What You’ll Do:

1.             Organization of international trade shows and other events around the EMEA region. Dealing with the fair organization, booth planning and logistics of samples, literature, and graphics. Attendance at trade shows when required.

2.             Writing press releases about new products, corporate news as well as technical articles, product descriptions, newsletters, presentations, blog posts or any other document as required

3.             Coordination of PR/Communication with external suppliers such as PR Agencies and direct ongoing contact with journalists and Media advertisers.

4.             General distribution of New Product launches, Newsletters or customer surveys through Salesforce or any other automation platform. Keep track of existing data, update list with new additions and validate the quality of lists.

5.             Deal with the EMEA Media for booking advertising and submission of Advertisements prior to deadlines

6.             Coordination of translations and graphic adaptation for all type of documents (advertisements, Catalogues, packaging, presentations, etc.) by dealing with external suppliers. Keep control of periodic updates.

7.             Coordination of Web updates - images, descriptions, and translations – or develop new Web-based projects.

8.             Provide support to develop Social Media contents and communication with followers.

9.             Propose ideas on new projects to improve the performance of the Department.

10.          Provide support on projects as directed by the Managing Director or Marketing Director

11.          Follows company policies and practices as outlined in the Employee Handbook and/or applicable employment agreement. Follows safety guidelines and procedures in accordance with the job.

12.          Performs additional duties as assigned.


What You’ll Need:


1.             University degree or Master specialized in Marketing, Business, Advertising, Communication or Journalism with a minimum of 3 years of experience in one of those areas.

2.             Native-English or proficiency level and verbal/written fluency in Spanish are required. Skills in other languages - especially German or French - would be a strong benefit that will be highly considered for the position.

3.             Strong organization skills plus an enthusiastic and outgoing personality

4.             Knowledge of general office administration knowledge and operation of basic office equipment. Computer literate in Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook.

5.             Must have excellent written, presentation and verbal communication skills

6.             Aptitude to learn the basics of a CRM Database and any other systems such as SAP, among others

7.             This position requires the ability to provide excellent customer service and build positive customer relationships.

8.             This is primarily a sedentary office position located in the center of Barcelona within a multi-nationality environment although may be asked to travel internationally.

9.             Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously.


Next Steps of the Selection Process:

  • Our hiring team reviews applications and select candidates.
  • We’ll invite candidates to do a video interview on Spark Hire.
  • After the submitted one-way video interviews are reviewed, we’ll invite a final number of candidates for in-person interviews.


Why Join Peli? Here’s a glimpse of Peli Perks…

  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Established reputable brand offering premium products – you’ll be proud to represent Pelican!
  • Prime location – minutes away from the beach!
  • Employee discount program on Pelican Products
  • Great Benefits
  • Lucrative employee referral program – get paid to work with your trusted network.




With over 40 years of creating the toughest, virtually indestructible, and most dependable products on the market, Pelican Products remains the global leader of high-performance protective case solutions, advanced portable lighting systems, and consumer products we use in our everyday lives to include coolers, phone and tablet cases, backpacks, and drinkware. Our products are depended upon by professionals in the most demanding markets including fire safety, law enforcement, life sciences, defense/military, aerospace, entertainment, industrial and consumer.  Pelican's products are designed and built to last a lifetime.


Peli is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex including sexual orientation and gender identity, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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