Director of Marketing

Marketing Glenview, Illinois


Abt Electronics has an immediate opening for the position of a Director of Marketing. We are a family owned company who has been in business since 1936 and continues to experience strong growth year after year.  Abt Electronics specializes in electronics, appliance & furniture sales, delivery, installation and servicing all the products we sell. We are a perennial winner of the Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplace Award.  We are looking for a highly motivated, flexible & friendly Director of Marketing to join our team.  If this is you, we want to hear from you!

Abt Electronics is a well-recognized brand in the Chicago Market.  The Director of Marketing will join the Abt management team to oversee strategic planning, campaign execution and day-to-day management of our marketing team.  The ideal candidate must have a broad background in all types of media channels including TV, streaming video, outdoor, paid search, social media, email, affiliate and marketplace.  Candidate will roll up their sleeves and get to work; first identifying & understanding our customers and then creating & executing a plan to increase our customer base locally & nationally.

In addition, must be comfortable contributing/working in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced and fun work environment.  Primary duties include:

  • Working with our manufacturer partners to create campaigns and excitement around new products
  • Optimize our coop budgets to deliver best possible results
  • Work closely with all team members to deliver cohesive campaigns across all channels
  • Report on key metrics, analyzing and interpreting results and providing actionable insights drawn from data
  • Not afraid to try new things


  • 10+ years of experience in direct to consumer marketing required
  • Bachelors in Marketing, Business, Economics or Finance
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Must be a leader
  • Project management & people development skills
  • Experience building brand nationally
  • Retail experience required

We offer our team members:

  • Medical/Dental (Blue Cross and Blue Shield PPO Network) & Vision (VSP)
  • 401(k) (Charles Schwab) which includes a matching program
  • Life & Disability insurance (Lincoln Financial)
  • Generous Paid Time Off/Sick Pay Program
  • Continued training & career development
  • Employee discounts on all products we sell