Position Marketing Director - Detroit area
Location Michigan
Starts Q1 2018
Duration Full Time
Status Full Time (onsite / remote work not available)
Rate Base salary (low $100k range) + bonus and relocation if applicable
Our client is a Detroit based company that specializes in flooring and woodworking products. They partner with both residential and commercial properties and are well-regarded as leaders in the industry.

They are looking for a creative and innovative Marketing Director to join their team on a full time basis. This person will lead the marketing and merchandising for the brand and be a part of the Senior Leadership Team. They are looking for someone to set strategic direction and collaborate with fellow leaders. You be working closely with Interior Designers and other creative people. We need someone with a great eye for style and design, a good understanding of both commercial and residential markets, great leadership skills, and strong organizational and problem solving ability.

?Design and implement marketing and merchandising strategies.
?Plan, support and execute field and showroom merchandising and product promotion activities.
?Company branding
?New product launches
?Social media - produce and maintain creative content
?Collaborate with Sales to identify necessary marketing tools for all channels of distribution, including: Professional Trade, Dealer, Contractor, and Consumer.
?Develop and manage the Marketing budget
?This team will oversee 4-5 remote direct reports (Showroom Managers) as well as a small marketing team comprised of 3-4 junior people.
?This role reports directly into the CEO

The Ideal Candidate will have:
?Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited College or University
?7-10 years of demonstrated leadership and a creative eye
?Working knowledge of relevant digital Social Media development marketing techniques and best practices
?Excellent written, verbal, and presentation skills
?Critical thinking skills
?Will possess marketing, creative, and project management capabilities.
?Experience managing Showrooms and / or Galleries
?Experience working through change management with a company that is rapidly growing
?Willingness to travel overnight

**Experience in the Interior Design Trade is highly preferred. Candidates with experience managing showroms and galleries will also be given first consideration.**

Submit resume (and samples if applicable) to: lferrara@jobalert.creativecircle.com