Director of Marketing

Location
New York
Posted
Jul 01, 2013
Closes
Jul 31, 2013
Contact
Ms. Victoria Daniels
Category
Marketing, Other
Duration
Full Time
We are seeking a results-driven, experienced marketing and communications professional to lead the marketing team and supporting agencies in development and execution of strategic marketing plans/campaigns/communications, brand management, marketing innovations and cross-functional creative support.

This is an exciting opportunity to manage a highly motivated team committed to education reform, educational choice, and the building of exemplary schools.

Reporting to the Senior Managing Director of External Affairs, the Director of Marketing will:

*Develop communications strategies, key messaging and materials for various and diverse constituencies.
*Own all short and long-term Scholar Recruitment and Talent Recruitment campaign goals including application goals, client and agency management, media metrics and optimization, budget, and cost per application.
*Partner with senior management and research agency to effectively identify, craft and execute research plans.
*Identify digital and social media innovations and trends; recommend content, manage development of content calendars across web and social spaces to grow community and support scholar/talent campaigns.
*Explore and recommend brand innovations to expand Success Academy’s visibility and positive sentiment on national level.
*Lead the ongoing evolution of Success Academy’s brand identity, maintain clear brand guidelines, and work with various internal audiences to ensure Success Academy is consistently applying its brand image across organization.

Qualifications

*Bachelor’s degree required; Master’s degree in communications or marketing preferred.
*10+ years of increasingly challenging, relevant experience in a complex organizational setting including at least five years management experience.
*Big-picture thinker with the keen ability to manage multiple individuals and projects simultaneously with ease; flexibility to quickly shift and focus as priorities change.
*A genuine interest in improving public education and supporting our schools.
*Ability to deliver and implement ongoing feedback and constructive criticism in real time.
*Willingness to go above and beyond for schools and cross-functional teams to support the organization.

Please upload a resume and cover letter that outlines how your skills and experience meet the qualifications of the Director of Marketing position.

Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.

Success Academy Charter Schools is an equal opportunity employer and actively encourages applications from people of all backgrounds. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience.

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