New Balance has a history of 100 years of enduring performance and is still running strong today. Part of what makes New Balance so unique is our commitment to making products that not only provide performance, but also superior fit and comfort. The same attention that is placed on our athletic shoes and apparel is also placed on our associates. We seek talented individuals that fit into our team-oriented atmosphere. Additionally, we are proud to have an environment that offers the comfort of a true work/life balance. If you are looking for a NEW BALANCE, read on!
As a Content Strategist you will be responsible for enhancing the brand by developing content strategies and managing consumer engagement programs aimed at raising awareness of, interest in, and participation in digital brand marketing experiences with an emphasis on social interactions. You will be responsible for conceiving innovative, community-enhancing digital marketing programs across multiple digital platforms, briefing third party vendors on concepts, managing projects through implementation, and evaluating/reporting program performance against key indicators. You will analyze marketing spend with an eye towards business objectives. In this role, you will lead editorial planning, content management, and deployment (including those managed by third parties); and, you will participate in vendor negotiations. You will be charged with translating ideas and concepts into real experiences by acting as the bridge between content producers and the implementation and optimization teams.
Bachelor’s degree preferably in business, information technology, or marketing plus a minimum of 6 years of digital marketing experience. Work experience with an emphasis on content strategy and social technologies/platforms required.
Extensive experience in planning, implementing and evaluating digital brand engagement initiatives deployed using social technologies and platforms.
Must be able to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization. Strong written, oral communication skills. Editorial skills also required.
Ability to multi-task and manage multiple processes and web development projects at one time.
Flexible and adaptable to changing needs and trends.
Experience managing external vendors and business partners.
Strong computer and technology skills including: Microsoft Office, Adobe Acrobat, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, YouTube.
Time management skills are essential.
Our products are designed to meet the diverse needs of consumers and our benefits are designed to meet the diverse needs of our associates. We have developed a benefits package that is sure to fit your way of life. Our low-cost medical and dental coverage and onsite wellness program will help you lead a healthy lifestyle. We offer a 401k plan with an employer match, making it possible to save for retirement. Most positions offer a flexible work schedule, work from home options, and a 37.5 hour work week. We provide a generous vacation package and even allow paid time off to volunteer in the community. New Balance encourages its employees to take advantage of our tremendous training and development programs, as well as our tuition reimbursement plan. We are a business casual environment where our employees are encouraged to wear NB product which can be purchased with our significant employee discount. Parking is free at all of our facilities.