Meet the Team – Jake Tana – Sales & Marketing Administrator
Get to know us a little better! In this edition, meet our new Sales & Marketing Administrator – Jake Tana.
Name: Jake Tana
Position: Sales & Marketing Administrator
How long have you been with Minnovare?:
Almost five months. I started as a Marketing Intern in July and was officially employed as Sales & Marketing Administrator around a month ago.
What is your role at Minnovare?:
Essentially, my role is to support the Marketing Manager in achieving the strategic goals and outcomes relative to the global marketing plan and budget. I assist with the development of marketing campaigns, help produce written content for a range of marketing collateral and public relations material and provide general marketing-admin support. For the sales part of my role, I assist with the initial qualifying of inbound marketing leads and opportunities.
Talk us through your typical day:
When I arrive at work, I generally look through my emails to see if there is anything urgent that needs to be completed. I normally then sit down with the Marketing Manager, who will allocate me a set of tasks to work through. These can include writing website articles and media releases, creating EDM campaigns and social media content, preparing reports for management, liaising with external contractors and so on. My days can vary depending on the type of tasks I have to complete, which is what makes my role so interesting!
What’s your proudest achievement at Minnovare?:
Being promoted from intern to an official employee.
Where were you born and raised?:
I was born and raised in Perth, Western Australia.
What are your hobbies?:
Reading, hiking, cooking, drawing, swimming, photography, writing, gardening.
Favourite place in the world?:
Vasto, a little city in Abruzzo, Italy. This is where my 97-year-old bisnonna (great grandmother) lives.
Give us your top five movies?:
In no particular order:
The Dark Knight
The Hunger Games
The Great Gatsby