Skip to Main Content
← Back to Jobs

Marketing Director

Ace Talent Curators, LLC Biddeford, ME
  • Expired: 6 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

ace Talent Curators is a professional recruiting firm. Our focus is to qualify all candidates based on skills, chemistry and motivation, to ensure a true 'fit' to each client organization. We are currently recruiting for an Organic Chocolate Snacks company located in Biddeford, ME. We are seeking a Marketing Director to join their team! This is a contract position for 6 months.

* Weekly pay and immediate benefits!

* Enjoy working for a very well-know and established company

Job Description:

  • Develops and directs the overall marketing strategy for the brand, including positioning, messaging, and go-to-market approach.
  • Plans and oversees advertising, promotion, and direct-to-consumer activities including print, online, social media, PR, event marketing, trade-show, electronic, and direct mail.
  • Oversees In-store design and merchandising to support the brand family and performance goals.
  • Oversees the development and execution of product positioning, packaging, and pricing strategies to produce the highest possible long-term market share.
  • Researches, analyzes and monitors financial, technological, and demographic factors along with competitor activity and syndicated data (SPINS, IRI) to capitalize on market opportunities and minimize effects of competitive activity.
  • Identifies and leverages customer/shopper insight to drive marketing strategy.
  • Develops and manages marketing operating budget.
  • Oversees management, strategy, design, and promotions for D2C website (Shopify).
  • Aligns resources and priorities consistent with the business strategy.
  • Ensures effective control of marketing results, and takes corrective action to guarantee that achievement of marketing objectives fall within designated budgets.
  • Owns relationship with and collaborates with any third-party partners such as PR agencies, freelance designers, shopper marketing contacts within retail partners, etc.
  • Lead, guide, direct, and develop a team of marketing professionals to include one Social Media Manager, one National Marketing Manager, and one Creative Designer.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Master’s degree in Business Administration, Marketing, or related field is a plus.
  • Hard-working, self-motivated, ambitious, collaborative and flexible.
  • Thrives in a “do-what-it-takes”, entrepreneurial environment.
  • Minimum 6 years of experience in consumer packaged goods industry, preferably in Functional Beverages or “Better for You” food/beverage products - “category disruptor” experience a plus.
  • Strong digital marketing background including experience reaching and converting consumers with social media, digital advertising, direct and email
  • Data & Insights driven (SPINS, IRI, etc.) marketing experience and ability to understand and analyze category trends and metrics. Experience with Bedrock Analytics is a plus.
  • Experience with creating retailer specific Shopper Marketing programs and collaborating with in-house retailer agencies such as 8451 and Roundel.
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail with the ability to effectively implement processes, establish priorities, and problem solve.
  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Illustrator) and Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Excellent written, verbal, and listening communication skills.

Ace Talent Curators, LLC

ace Talent Curators was born from the demands of a fast changing consumer world where small and innovative are over taking large and comfortable. A world where talent strategies have to be as flexible as consumer demands. Our team has been helping consumer companies win top talent in the retained search space for over 23 years. ace brings those deep industry insights to the contract space, offering fast moving companies in the food, beverage and cannabis industries flexible talent solutions that can make an immediate impact.

Address

Biddeford, ME
Biddeford, ME
USA

Website