Marketing Project Coordinator - JJ Kane

Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Opening ID: 31632
Job Family: Project Management
Date Posted: Jun 21, 2024


Job Description

Why Join Altec?

Altec is an industry leader, providing equipment to electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and signs markets. We help customers dig deeper and reach higher! Altec’s auction subsidiary, JJ Kane, extends the lifecycle of critical equipment that allows new markets—small businesses and local individuals—to continue using products. This is great for the environment and for communities. Altec’s JJ Kane Auction associates are the best in the business.

A nationwide growth strategy continues, opening a position for a Marketing Project Coordinator skilled in strategic and organizational thinking. The team supports marketing and sales objectives and facilitates the communication and timeliness of targeted goals. The ideal candidate will be located in our office in Birmingham, AL. However, we will consider other Altec locations.

  • If you are seeking a culture of innovation and inclusivity,
  • Where your strong administrative, interpersonal, organization and communication skills can shine,
  • If you are ready to join a nationwide team that hosts over 100 auctions annually across the country,
  • Where continued growth can result in a long-term career position,

Then we want to meet you!

JJ Kane Auctions all types of used equipment including: bucket trucks, digger derricks, construction equipment, back hoes, skid steers, mini excavators, tractor crawlers, dozers, fleet cars and more! Altec, family-owned since 1929, has the reach and resources of a large organization with the heart of a local firm. “More than just building equipment, we also build relationships.” Altec products and services can be found across the U.S. and in over 100 countries around the world. Safety is a primary responsibility in everything we do as is support of the Altec Company Values: Customer First - Enjoyment of Work - Family - Financial Stability - Integrity - People are our Greatest Strength - Quality - Spiritual Development – Teamwork

Should the selected candidate meet the qualifications of a more experienced level in the career path, the job level may be adjusted.


  • Work as a liaison to our marketing department on auction digital marketing advertising.
  • Collaborates with our business sales team to integrate sales objectives and needs; drives project teams to achieve these milestones and goals.
  • Learns and utilizes Lean principles to improve processes.
  • Creates, maintains, and curates process documentation.
  • Work cross functionally with our shared services, marketing group and well as the JJ Kane business team to develop working knowledge, empathy, and a network of purposes and processes.
  • Communicates project goals/results to all stakeholders.
  • Develops and maintains project milestone tracking.
  • Assists in the definition of project scope and objectives, involves all relevant stakeholders, and ensures technical feasibility.
  • Operates with appropriate entry-level decision-making latitude within scope of an assignment.
  • All other duties as assigned.


  • Participate in Continuous Improvement initiatives and activities (lead and/or facilitate events)
  • Motivated, goal oriented, self-starter, and persistent
  • Demonstrated record of responsibility
  • Customer service oriented
  • Extremely detail oriented.
  • Must handle stress and deadlines well.
  • Maintain company confidentiality.


  • Bachelor’s degree required.
  • Internal candidates - minimum of one (1) year Altec experience
  •  Applicable Masters counts as one year of experience
  • Proficiency with digital technology (Microsoft 365 products, SharePoint, PowerApps/Power Automate, OneDrive, Planner)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Basic understanding of business principles
  • Experience with Altec Production System or applicable project environments
  • Must be willing to travel.

Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package, which includes:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Program
  • Retirement 401(k) Traditional or Roth Program Options with Company Match
  • Vacation and Holidays
  • Parental Leave
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Leave
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Tuition Assistance Program
  • Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
  • Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance including Hospital Indemnity, Critical Illness and Accident Insurance
  • Additional Wellness Programs and Rewards Available