Marketing Communications Manager

Marketing Atlanta, Georgia


Description

Position at Levolor Inc.

Company:

LEVOLOR Window Fashions, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and marketer of custom and sizable window covering products including blinds and shades.  LEVOLOR is part of the Hunter Douglas family of companies and is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia.  Founded in 1914, we are committed to delivering innovative, high quality products to consumers under the most recognized brand in our industry today. 

 

This is a job summary which includes essential job duties of this position. More specific information regarding duties may be provided upon request.

 

Position Overview

The Marketing Communications (MarComm) department finds itself in a unique position to become a best performing in-house marketing agency, bringing the LEVOLOR brand to life via strategic thinking, on-brand messaging and flawless execution. As MarComm expands, there is a need for a detail-oriented, proactive and collaborative Marketing Manager. Main responsibilities include managing the execution of both our consumer and trade marketing efforts. The MarComm Manager should be a strategic thinker, who acts as the consumer advocate in the planning stages but is also a seasoned project manager that can lead teams to do their best work, within deadlines. The right person will be comfortable in an "all hands on deck" environment, and excels in influencing and problem solving within cross-functional teams. They will be adaptive to change within the marketing department and welcome the opportunity to drive change across the company.

 

Primary Responsibilities

  • Responsible for managing projects from start to finish, making sure briefs and content are actionable
  • Guiding the production and routing of creative for approvals between MarComm and internal clients, as well as working with print shops or retailers for digital distribution
  • Expertly brief creative team so they understand goal for work. Manages ongoing back and forth to get design ready for client review
  • Work with MarComm Project Manager to establish timelines, project milestones, and resource allocation for internal or contract creative support
  • Work closely with Trade team to understand each retailer, consumer insights, and LEVOLOR’s unique goals and challenges. With this information make recommendations that are strategic and actionable
  • Review current processes and provide recommendations on improvements. Educate internal stakeholders on those changes
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and departments in order to keep communication open and projects on track
  • Be solutions-oriented – focused on recommending solutions, rather than simply raising red flags

 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising, Communication, or similar
  • Minimum 3-5 years’ of creative/marketing project management or production experience or equivalent
  • Agency or in-house creative department experience
  • Ability to lead, organize and prioritize multiple projects and requests simultaneously
  • An organized, resourceful and detail-oriented professional
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

 

LEVOLOR is an Equal Opportunity Employer and complies with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.