ACN is currently seeking a Marketing Manager to join their dynamic, fast-paced marketing department. The Marketing Manager will posses a well-rounded portfolio of skills, including outstanding written and verbal communication skills, forward thinking, the ability to function at a high level under tight, changing deadlines, and the ability to take a project from conceptualization to implementation.
Assist the Director of Marketing in conceptualizing and implementing marketing programs for ACN’s growing base of Independent Business Owners
Develop and implement marketing plans and projects for new and existing programs
Strong creative ability to drive work to production team of graphic artists, media animators and web staff.
Manage ACN’s social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter, company blog, etc.) while continuing to further grow and develop ACN’s social media experience
Perform professional, engaging, interviews with company executives, sales representatives and others as required for use in ACN’s videos and other promotional materials. Maintain a database of current and past episodes, as well as a running log of proposed, future episodes.
Monitor, review and report on all marketing activity and results
Assist in corporate international events, including onsite attendance of events as needed.
All other duties as requested or required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED
Ability to effectively collaborate with peers and internal/field communities to define projects and prioritize resources based on corporate, brand, and ROI goals.
Excellent marketing skills
Ability to develop strong marketing content across multiple mediums
Determine/recommend good marketing processes or design
Strong organizational and follow-through skills
PROVEN experience using social media to develop and grow a business
Excellent communication skills:
Strong written and verbal skills with a highly creative writing ability
Strong interview skills; on camera experience is a plus
Articulate, business-like and professional
Must be able to write for various audiences and be able to create communications of a marketing nature.
Must be able to write on a daily basis and often with short-turnaround times.
Must be able to extract information from various sources and turn that information into clear communications that meet the intended goal(s).
Diplomatic when working with other department heads and peers
Project Management skills:
Must be able to manage a project from start to finish
Must be able to meet deadlines
Must be able to adhere to budget guidelines and continually seek out ways to streamline costs.
Must be a team player and be able to work in project environment.
Must project positive image and maintain the ability to deliver initiatives on time by working through and with others.
Flexibility, Efficiency and Adaptability:
Must be very detail oriented
Will assist other departments with project and action planning with timeline development.
Ability to handle multiple tasks
Adapts to different environments and people
Demonstrated ability to work independently and produce results across multi-functional organizations
Must be able to manage time, work under pressure and deliver on tight deadlines
Must be goal-oriented and accountable
Must have ability to work as part of a team
Must be able to be self-directed as needed
Must be able to interact with various departments and levels of positions, including top executives
Strong writing and verbal communication skills
Working knowledge PC and/or MAC operating systems and hardware
Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications or related field
5-8 years experience in marketing and project management in consumer product marketing environment
Ad Agency, Telecom or Utility experience preferred
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions .