|Publication or Company
||Experiential Marketing Manager
||New York, NY
Drive flawless execution of all experiential programs: events, pr stunts, guerilla and grassroots initiatives
Develop and manage partnerships that range from schools/universities to brands for projects that focus on product launches to general brand efforts
Collaborate closely with others in the Quirky Marketing matrix including, but not limited to Digital/Social Media, Retail, Advertising and PR in order to develop compelling buzz-worthy brand experiences, which drive brand value, increase revenue, and support the Quirky story.
Plan and manage targeted events, guerilla, grassroots projects and promotions
Identify relevant partnerships based on Quirky objectives, develop and manage those activations
Manage project deliverables including timelines, logistics, budgets, communication and any other needs for events and partnerships
Work with a cross-functional team in the development of all projects including digital, PR, consumer promotions, product and community
Act as brand lead for experiential marketing programs, collaborating with the Retail Team to develop retail programs that are consistent with overall Quirky marketing strategies, consumer target and brand positioning
Function as a liaison with partners, vendors and agencies, and ensure all project elements are timely, accurate and cost-effective
Build relationships with all key internal cross-functional partners including Digital/Social Media, Design, Community, Advertising, PR, Sales and Legal, in order to effectively execute cohesive, holistic, consumer-facing projects
6+ years event / experiential marketing, promotional and brand-building experience in non-traditional marketing organizations, preferably on image-focused brands (background in lifestyle brand(s) preferred)
You are an executional guru and love creating and managing events (pr stunts, retail activations), grassroots (college), partnership programs (working with brands large and small) and social media
You are a creative/strategic thinker with experience in brainstorming and implementing strategic marketing programs
You have deep experience in executing successful consumer experiential projects across multiple consumer touch-points
You are versatile and comfortable working on multiple projects at once that vary in size and timing
You possess excellent communication, project management, and time management skills, with the ability to handle multiple, simultaneous priorities
You have the ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial, non-process oriented environment
You are detail-oriented, highly organized and can bring discipline to the existing team
You are confident, can articulate a point of view, and are transparent and fearless
You have an unrelenting intellectual curiosity and take pride in doing awesome work
You have a passion for what we are doing at Quirky
|About Our Company
We’re a company called Quirky and we are assembling the highest performing team, maybe ever, with a single, yet ambitious vision:
TO MAKE INVENTION ACCESSIBLE
Quirky is a new type of company, one that involves all people interested in its decisions, and ultimately shares its success with those people who helped achieve it. And we have developed a completely unique platform in which the realities and complexities of execution do not stand in the way of a kickass idea.
We are a brand built around excitement, creativity, and the reality of bringing great ideas to life. Not to mention we do it BETTER, FASTER, FUNNER than anyone else!
We’re looking for an amazing and passionate Marketing Manager to join our team in NYC.