Forix is a 100+ person eCommerce web design and development agency focused on conversion rate optimization and ongoing website support services. Headquartered in Portland, OR, our team is full of intelligent, outgoing, and passionate people. We are a group of go-getters, which makes for a fun and inspiring place to work. We help many impressive brands manage their eCommerce operations on the Magento platform.
Phase I: We are looking for an experienced Marketing Director that will focus driving a few major initiatives: (1) creating and managing all digital marketing efforts towards attracting new clients, (2) managing the lead pipeline to the sales team, and (3) pioneering new marketing programs as a future offering to our customer base. This person will be responsible for a wide range of tasks that will include email marketing, SEO, web development, content curation, and project coordination with other team members.
Phase II: This highly experienced digital marketing leader will be tasked with developing a new division of the company. One who can take ownership of an entire department, and build it from the ground up. A natural leader who can help shape the overall company strategy for the next chapter of our expansion.
While this position is intended to be full-time, in-office, it will be remote for the time being depending on local, city, and state health guidelines (see Special COVID-19 Procedures section below).
The candidate will help the marketing department plan and execute a variety of tasks including:
Work with leadership and all stakeholders to establish direction and KPIs.
Define monthly, quarterly and annual targets and reporting framework.
Hire and train staff skilled in email campaign development and management.
Manage the day-to-day operations of successfully running this team.
Establish benchmarks by which business development teams can use in their sales efforts to attract new clients.
Resource planning in accordance with department growth goals.
Executing the daily tasks required to maintain our marketing campaigns and outbound sales strategy
For our website: maintain and QA our site, and general responsibility for overall assets and brand image.
Assist with outbound email marketing and correspondence
Facilitate lead procurement processes for the sales team
Manage social media accounts
Assist in program outreach and engagement calendar
Marketing research assignments
Manage site SEO
Creating, correcting, updating, editing, reviewing, and coordinating content
Collaborate with other team members to plan and execute marketing efforts
Provide reports, insights, analysis, feedback and adjustments to marketing campaigns
Research trends, industries, consumer feedback, and new ideas
Organizing and booking for events occasionally
Define and develop the go-to-market strategy for the email service offering.
Technical aptitude is needed. You must know what we are talking about specifically with some of the marketing tasks required
Familiarity with eCommerce platforms such as Magento, Shopify, BigCommerce, or other similar platform is a big plus
10+ years of general marketing experience with a focus on generating qualified leads from organic web traffic and email marketing results required
3+ years of marketing experience in an agency setting highly preferred
High levels of organization and the ability to create processes for others to follow
Familiarity with the MS Office suite
The ability to collect and understand task requirements, and asking several questions if needed.
Professional presentation from head to toe: this includes speech, dress, writing skills, punctuality — everything that a professional ought to be.
Must pass screening criteria which include: criminal background check, proof of US citizenship or valid work visa, provide solid references.
May be requested to travel occasionally for events, work, or training.
Experience with Google Analytics/AdWords and certifications is preferred
Experience with WordPress and HTML/CSS is a big plus
Familiarity with MailChimp, Constant Contact, HubSpot, or similar systems is a big plus
Having worked for or with creative or interactive agencies is a plus, though not required
We’re committed to maintaining a motivated, positive work environment with people who share, demonstrate and live our core values. Take pride in working for a company that lives its core values, defines and pursues its vision and mission/purpose, and continually provides tangible value and benefit to its employees and our clients. Our benefits include:
Employee medical coverage
Vacation and sick time
Additional Perks Include:
Company lunches and outings
Snacks and beverages
Open office space environment
Career development events and trainings
Conveniently located in East Beaverton next to stores and restaurants.
If this position sounds like a good fit for you, please send your resume and cover letter as a Word doc or PDF attachment to the email address provided in this post. Please include why you think you would be a good fit for our company in your cover letter. Responses not including this info will not be considered.
Special COVID-19 Procedures & Considerations:
While this position is intended to be full-time, in-office at our Beaverton, OR headquarters, it will temporarily be remote following the health guidelines of the City of Beaverton, Washington County, and the State of Oregon as well as Forix’s own discretion.
Employees will need to be flexible and ensure they have a stable internet connection and ability to work remotely as-needed. Your health is important to us and if selected for this role you will be provided additional information on our COVID-19 procedures. Due to the fluid nature of the situation this information may change with limited notice.
Forix is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.
Why Work Here?Forix is 100-plus person digital agency in SW Portland that specializes in e-commerce website development and support. With a strong emphasis in the Magento platform, Forix has quickly become a frontrunner in providing custom commerce solutions and has been identified as one of the top eCommerce agencies nationwide.
Work with great clients, Fun team atmosphere, Company lunches and outings, Snacks and beverages