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Southern California's Premier Additive Reseller


The Marketing Development Assistant is responsible for specific marketing activities across print, social, and digital channels in addition to supporting marketing campaigns and the inside sales department.


Carry out the initiatives of the Marketing Manager and assist in the creation of the following:

•   Film and edit video content for our 30 on 3D series, customer case studies, and other marketing initiatives

•   Create blog content, utilizing excellent copywriting skills

•   Update copy on the Purple Platypus and Purple Porcupine websites

•   Create print marketing assets, such as brochures, post cards, and print advertisements

•   Design digital marketing banners for email campaigns, events, and the Purple Platypus and Purple Porcupine websites

•   Utilize Hootsuite to manage Purple Platypus’ and Purple Porcupine’s social media platforms, including: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and LinkedIn

•   Support the marketing team through event advertising and preparation

Carry out the initiatives of the Sales Operations Manager and assist with the following:

•   Maintain the daily work flow of Purple Platypus’s Sales Engineers through account management and by supporting customers

•   Track, report, and analyze sales data

•   Work with clients to identify needs

•   Support the sales team during in-house events and trade shows

•   Receptionist duties: answering, routing all incoming calls, taking messages, and greeting clients



•    Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Marketing, Communications, or a related field

•    Excellent design capabilities using Adobe CC, Photoshop, Illustrator, After Effects, and Premier

•    Previous sales or customer service experience required

•    Experience with WordPress preferred

•    Experience with SEO and PPC through Google Ads is a plus

•    Provides high quality work and excellent attention to detail

•    Outstanding organizational and analytical skills

•    Thrives in a friendly, fast-paced, team-oriented environment, where accountability, work ethic, and a “can do” attitude is a necessity



•   Career in extremely dynamic industry dealing with the world’s leading additive manufacturing companies

•   Paid vacation and sick leave

•   401(k) retirement plan

•   Medical, vision, and dental plan

•   Company sponsored team outings



Purple Platypus, with its headquarters in Orange County, is the only Diamond level reseller covering Southern California, Arizona, and Nevada for Stratasys 3D printers, Desktop Metal 3D printers, ProtoMAX waterjets, Roland benchtop milling machines, and Materialise Magics software. With an extensive product line, two convenient locations, and a committed, knowledgeable team of industry experts, Purple Platypus is able to provide businesses the technology needed to bring their innovative designs and ideas to life.

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