Who Are You?
You are a strategic thinker. You constantly seek new information to better reach your potential customers. You not only know how to write integrated marketing plans that help your clients achieve results, but also welcome the opportunity to build a campaign from the ground up. But what gets you up every day is taking your campaigns to the finish line. You craft compelling campaigns and messages that get people’s attention and make them say, “YES, I need that. I want that. You get me.”
Whether you’re diving into audience research, brainstorming for a campaign initiative, developing an email campaign that gets results or writing a brief for an ad, you believe marketing is more about developing a relationship with your audience than just consummating a sale.
You have developed strategies and led successful campaigns with a multitude of clients and brands. You are at your best when creating and drawing from the energy of your teammates, and you love to roll up your sleeves and get the job done. You are a catalyst for solutions and you know how to keep your team motivated. At the end of the day, you produce results and exceed expectations!
Key Qualifications & Responsibilities
The ideal candidate for the Marketing Manager role believes in the core values of 360 Live Media – The 360 Way – and is driven by our philosophy and mission. Beyond that, we are seeking a team player who has proven experience in delivering exceptional marketing impact for clients, and a demonstrated ability to collaborate and drive things forward within a diverse team. The successful candidate has experience developing and executing strategies and campaigns in a marketing or advertising agency setting and demonstrates intellectual curiosity. As noted, this is an organization driven by the values of its people, so experience in a “values-driven” organization will be highly prized.
Marketing Expertise: Experience in developing, establishing and maintaining marketing strategies to meet client objectives. A deep understanding and experience of direct and digital marketing, and an understanding of creative competencies, including branding, art direction and copywriting. Key responsibilities include:
assuming responsibility for marketing campaigns to deliver on projected goals and objectives
- developing comprehensive and integrated marketing campaigns, calendars and trackers
- leading marketing meetings, creative brainstorms and workshops; bringing clarity to assignment objectives, tasks and deliverables so that the agency can exceed client expectations
managing all logistics associated with marketing projects; partner/vendor selection, scheduling meetings, drafting proposals, managing budgets and monitoring timelines
Strategic Vision and Agility: Proven ability to think strategically, anticipate future consequences and trends, and incorporate them into planning. Key responsibilities include:
developing effective media strategies for integrated marketing campaigns to meet client goals
- identifying unique audience and industry insights to craft creative briefs and lead persuasive briefings that provide consistent insight and clear direction
- presenting strategic recommendations and plans with confidence to both external and internal clients
constantly learning, and seeking new insights and knowledge to be the authority
Results Focus: Exceptional track record of exceeding marketing goals. A bottom-line orientation, with evidence of the ability to consistently make wise decisions. You possess the ability to balance the delivery of award-winning campaigns against the realities of a budget, timeline, and competing projects and priorities; and you have an attitude of problem-solving and creative resourcefulness. Key responsibilities include:
proactively driving analytics to analyze and optimize marketing campaigns performance
- analyzing marketing and business results to identify opportunities to drive bottom-line business growth; make strategic recommendations for future initiatives
ensuring consistent work that is best-in-class, timely and within scope
Action Orientation: Enjoy working hard and rolling up your sleeves with the team, constantly seeking to be ahead of the curve. Ability to act nimbly and quickly, to solve challenges and react as necessary, even if limited information is available. You are not afraid to take charge of a situation and can overcome resistance to leadership and take unpopular stands when necessary.
Experience: A minimum of 5 years of marketing experience in all aspects of developing and managing marketing strategies.
In return, you will have access to:
- highly competitive compensation, with annual bonus incentive
- 401K plan with company match
- full health, vision and dental insurance coverage
- three weeks of paid vacation, plus paid volunteer and sick days
- authority advancement program for professional development
- monthly transportation allowance
- 360 perks and our free lunch Wednesdays
- employee referral bonuses
- intense, interesting days – every day – at one of Washington’s Best Places to Work!
Who Are We?
360 Live Media is an award-winning marketing and experience design agency that helps industry associations and corporations reinvent their live events to achieve strategic business objectives. From event design, marketing, branding and creative, to program development and speaker training, we help organizations build their brands, increase relevance and generate more revenue. Working at the intersection of Madison Avenue, Silicon Valley and K St, we bring fresh ideas, new thinking and real results to association executives and the organizations they lead. In 2015, 360 Live Media was awarded one of the top 10 Best Places to Work in Washington, DC by the Washington Business Journal.
Our philosophy. We believe live media – events, conferences, trade shows and any forum where people connect face to face – is the original social media and the most powerful media platform to influence hearts and minds. A new frontier in marketing and communications has emerged through the powerful combination of digital and live experiences. We create uniquely innovative and disruptive experiences that help our clients engage, educate and connect their audiences in fresh, cost-effective ways that deliver results.
The U.S. events, conferences and tradeshows industry directly contributes $280 billion in direct spending, with 225 million participants and a $106 billion contribution to the national GDP, annually.
Working at 360 Live Media isn’t a “sit-behind-your-desk, 9–5, do-the-same-thing-every day” kind of experience. Based in the heart of Washington, D.C., our team of young, fast-paced, energetic and entrepreneurial strategists, innovators and doers are driven to achieve growth for our clients and our company.
If this describes YOU, please get in touch with us immediately. To be considered, please send us the following:
- Clearly communicate why you are the ideal candidate for this role.
- Provide specific examples and experiences as proof points.
- Attach your resume and relevant marketing plans, budgets, campaigns or other materials that support your application.
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