Marketing Manager

Location
New York
Posted
Apr 21, 2014
Closes
May 21, 2014
Contact
Hiring Manager
Duration
Full Time
Job Description:
The Marketing Manager will play an integral role in growing our business and we are seeking those with a graphic design background who understand Vector Media's overall goals. The ideal candidate is a senior level designer with relevant work in the advertising industry, branding, or marketing realm.

In this role, you will have the leadership responsibility to contribute to the overall marketing department direction of the business and work across multiple channels. Developing and contributing to our photographic workflow and image selection, graphic design, marketing, and branding will also be part of this role. You must be willing to roll up your sleeves, develop, plan and execute. You will need strong organizational and interpersonal skills to excel in this role. The communication between you and other departments as well as the team working for you is integral to your success. Vector is particularly looking for a highly motivated, do-it-yourself individual who thrives in an entrepreneurial environment. This is a full-time, salaried position that has potential to evolve as the company grows.

Key job responsibilities include:
- To create visually appealing, engaging marketing materials for all media in our inventory, including interactive marketing materials.
- Support Sales Manager on marketing efforts.
- Setting direction and lead ideation of on-brand, forward-thinking creative solutions across all media (OOH, digital, social) to meet business objectives
- Recognizing great ideas and pushing them forward
- Contributing to the new business development process – from ideation to pitch presentation
- Pro-actively keeping Vector at the industry forefront of new technology and marketing programs, especially using the web and social media as a source of communication

Knowledge:
Expert-level knowledge of Adobe PhotoShop, Illustrator and InDesign as well as Key Note and PowerPoint. Must be Mac proficient.

Skills:
The successful candidate will offer a portfolio that demonstrates advanced conceptual, graphic design and illustration skills. S/he will also possess the ability to develop timelines; strong problem solving and analytical skills; well-developed organizational skills; an interest in mentoring co-workers; and an interest in joining a fast-paced, growing marketing organization.

Formal Education and Experience:
The formal education normally associated with completely satisfactory performance in this job is a bachelor's degree in art, graphic design, illustration or related field as well as at least 2-3 years of experience as a graphic designer or illustrator.


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