Position Title: Marketing Manager
Location: Sterling, Virginia
Industry: Manufacturing
Status: Full Time

Jones Networking is recruiting for a Marketing Manager to join the corporate office of a fast-paced manufacturing company. The primary focus of this position will be a leadership role in the development and implementation of the marketing strategy, programs, events, and tactics that will enable product lines and organizational growth. Success will be measured by the ability to drive market adoption, client awareness and satisfaction, new business development and thought leadership. This position will contribute to a world-class organization by leading all aspects of marketing and communications for their respective product lines, including product marketing, branding, events, ROI tracking & budget reporting/management, online and digital marketing as well as e-Commerce. Our client offers the opportunity for a long term, rewarding career with competitive salary, excellent benefits, and growth potential. Benefits include medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, corporate discounts and free parking.

Marketing Manager Position Summary:
-Identify, develop, and evaluate marketing strategy, based on knowledge of company objectives, market characteristics, cost and markup factors.
-Development of corporate branding and identity initiatives.
-Development and implementation of marketing plans such as new product development, digital marketing campaigns, E-commerce campaigns, as well as trade shows and events.
-Develop and lead a marketing team that will create and execute new concepts, business models, channels and partners to position the company as an innovator and leader in the field.
-Create and manage marketing budgets.
-Oversee Ad agency relationships, consultants, freelancers, other suppliers and industry contacts.
-Consult with product development personnel on product specifications such as design, color, and packaging.
-Manage website and all social media accounts.
-Build relevant acquisition and retention strategies that align to the company’s consumer segment target.
– Research consumer desires and consumption patterns.

Qualifications Summary:
-Minimum five years experience in strategic marketing, including; branding, E-commerce, digital marketing and social media required.
-Experience managing and/or leading marketing programs and campaigns that vary in scope and complexity.
-Minimum one year of supervisory / team management experience.
-Strong project management skills.
-Food industry, food manufacturing or CGP (Consumer Packaged Goods) experience a plus.
-Digital marketing analytics experience.
-Graphic design skills; experience with Photoshop, Adobe Pro, etc.
-Experience aligning marketing KPIs with sales goals.
-Experience with SEO / SEM management within the enterprise market space, landing page effectiveness and measurement, with the ability to make strategic recommendations for optimization.
-Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant field.