Senior Manager Marcomm

Marketing, and Communications Mumbai, India


Description

Position at DNEG


Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications  
Mumbai  

DNEG is one of the world’s leading visual effects and animation companies for feature film and episodic projects, with studios in North America, the UK and India. We are looking for a Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications to join us in Mumbai, to be responsible for the marketing and communications activities of our locations across India.  

Working as part of DNEG’s global Marketing & Communications team and reporting to the Head of Marketing & Communications in India, you will be responsible for developing and implementing promotional strategies and initiatives to help realize business goals.  

This role requires someone who is a self-motivated, proactive and capable of delivering strategies that will take the business forward. Experience of working as part of a global team would be useful. Building and maintaining strong stakeholder relationships is a vital skill.  

Key Areas of Responsibility  

Stakeholder Collaboration  

Working closely with senior stakeholders and key business teams across our operations in India, you’ll help drive process improvements in shared workflows with internal teams, enhancing the flow of communication internally and rolling out initiatives to support the transformation of the business.  

PR  

You’ll drive local initiatives to continually showcase DNEG as a leader in the visual effects and animation industries, working with our local PR agency to create and manage press opportunities for senior spokespeople on important and sensitive matters.  

Internal Marketing  

You will ensure that the objectives, mission and values of the company are clearly and effectively shared with our talented teams across our operations in India, creating and sharing stories that communicate the
vision and successes of our people and our teams.  

Events  

You will help manage a calendar of industry events, organize speakers and create content to promote our work in India, including presentations and videos.  

Profiling and Promotion  

You’ll be tasked and trusted to build relationships with stakeholders across the business in order to create stories that can be used to promote the work of DNEG’s teams in India. You’ll know the best channels to 
use to effectively promote these stories. You’ll also be expected to develop strong affiliations with industry organizations in India, in order to create opportunities for our team members to engage with the industry
and to share DNEG’s work and culture.  

Key Attributes  
  • At least 10 to 12 years of experience in a similar role, ideally within the film or creative/entertainment industry  
  • A degree in a relevant field e.g. Journalism, Marketing, Communications
  • Experience owning and delivering projects from start to finish, co-ordinating both internal and external stakeholder
    Excellent communication skills written and verbal
  • Experience building strong relationships with key members of internal teams
  • Ability to work in a pressurised environment, responding calmly and effectively
  • Thorough knowledge of social media platforms and effectively utilising content
  • Experience of managing company websites and using industry standard CMS
  • Proven experience building relationships with clients and other third-party stakeholders
  • Highly self-motivated and comfortable operating in a stand-alone role while continuing to work effectively on your own initiative  
  • Experience briefing and creating promotional content both written and filmed
  • Good general IT skills and knowledge of Mac software  

About You
  • Flexible
  • Organised  
  • Able to see the bigger picture  
  • Independent  
  • Calm under pressure  
  • Team player  


About Us
We are DNEG, one of the world’s leading VFX and animation studios for the creation of award-winning feature film, television and multiplatform content. We employ nearly 7,000 people with worldwide offices and studios across North America (Los Angeles, Montréal, Toronto, Vancouver), Europe (London) and Asia (Bangalore, Chandigarh, Chennai, Mumbai).