Brand Director

Account Services Portland, Oregon


Description

Is This You?

Match MG is seeking a Brand Director for our Portland, OR office to work with a nationally recognized athletic brand. The Brand Director is responsible for providing and driving client strategy from concept to integrated solutions. Fostering strong relationships across all platforms and channels within the client’s business unit(s). The Brand Director must understand the client’s business challenges and define their strategic direction.

Ability to travel nationwide up to 30%.

 

What We’re Looking For 

Open to traditional and non-traditional candidates. You may have a background in strategy, brand management, integrated marketing, new business development, account management or something we didn’t even know existed.
 

Responsibilities 

  • Foster strong relationships and communication built on trust with client across all business units, platforms and internal departments
  • Fully understand all aspects of the client’s business and the competitive business environment
  • Keep abreast of emerging behaviors, technologies and companies that are changing our client’s business
  • A senior point of contact for client, providing innovative short and long-term strategic marketing guidance, problem-solving and business solutions, across all business units and platforms
  • Partner with agency’s creative + strategic teams for strategic planning and development
  • Deliver superior client presentations
  • Is a masterful written and verbal communicator. Has the ability to write creatively and descriptively, while selling ideas with passion.
  • Maintains significant expertise in experiential and integrated marketing, interactive technology, event production, promotions and social media campaigns.
  • Manage direct reports, providing coaching and direction as needed
  • Excels in a multi-disciplinary team setting but can break away and work autonomously on projects.

Professional Skills and Requirements 

  • Minimum 6-10 years of agency/event/marketing experience
  • Bachelor’s degree, emphasis in marketing or business preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Creative mindset
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and effectively under pressure in a fast-paced environment
  • Proven ability to grow existing business
  • Strong organizational skills and interpersonal skills with the ability to handle multiple priorities and lead a team
  • Sound industry knowledge, solid judgement, and confirmed strategic planning skills
  • Entrepreneurial spirit with a strong sense of ownership, proactive approach, drive and desire to be accountable for performance
  • Budget management expertise
 

This Is Us

We are North America's leading integrated marketing services agency (integrated/experiential/digital).  We believe if you offer a solution, then it needs to be seamlessly integrated across all consumer touch-points. Our service practices cover the entire path through purchase and truly drive results by building deep relationships between consumers and brands. Working in collaboration with our partners, we love to design campaigns that create emotional connections that win the hearts and minds of consumers.
 
We offer a competitive salary, plus excellent benefits, retirement plan, vacation/personal time, a dynamic work environment, and much more.  Check us out at www.matchmg.com.
 
Match MG provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws.