Marketing Director

Find Your Grind - Los Angeles, California - Full time

We're looking for an engaging Marketing Director to drive the brand strategy and management, content creation and design, campaign creation and execution, and events. The marketing team is passionate about delivering world-class content through our videos, podcasts, editorials, photography, and design. Our goal is to elevate the Find Your Grind brand as a leader in 21st-century education and lifestyle content for high school and university-aged youth today. You'll be working closely with the Find Your Grind Leadership team to direct corporate communications strategy and execution. Ideally, this role is based in Find Your Grind’s Los Angeles office and will include travel to events and other Find Your Grind offices.

Role

  • Lead, coach and mentor a team of creative marketers, and manage relationships with creative and communications agencies
  • Direct brand and content strategy, design execution, and events. Content includes video, podcasts, photography, and editorial.
  • Manage PR communication strategy and execution, including media relations; executive communications and thought leadership; and reputation management and crisis communications.
  • Direct all the inbound and outbound social and email marketing channels.
  • Develop a marketing strategy to direct the marketing team.
  • Plan and direct event management for FYGU and Lifestyle Fairs.
  • Develop, implement and manage market & customer research tools
  • Build a diverse, high performing culture that motivates A players, and attracts new talent.

Experience

  • 10+ years of marketing, communications, PR, external and internal communications experience in fast-growing companies with 5+ years leadership and 5+ years working with agency experience.
  • Creating and using media and key influencer relationships to drive results.
  • Mastery of external communication tools with fluency in social and the most current communications practices to create a differentiated brand.
  • Presentation to executive leaders and a variety of internal and external audiences.
  • Building and executing media campaigns, crisis management plans, and advising leadership teams.
  • Agency and contractor management with scalable processes to drive and measure results.
  • Analytical skills, including an understanding of key financial metrics.
  • Expert writing and editing skills with the ability to write in a variety of styles and media, including business-to-business communications, and other corporate communications.
  • Alignment of key stakeholders to decisions, working collaboratively with partners and customers and getting desired stories told.
  • Customer Focus: demonstrates a desire to proactively help and serve internal/external customers to meet their needs.
  • Accountability holds self and others accountable to meet commitments.
  • Build inclusive, cohesive teams which apply diversity to achieve common goals.
  • Capability delivering results through others, good at establishing clear direction, helping others achieve their best work.
  • Identification of key issues and relationships relevant to achieving a long-range goal or vision; Builds an integrated plan for a course of action to accomplish this vision.
  • Challenge and support of others to create results but also develop new capabilities. Successfully develops the capacity and capability of the team and individuals on the team.

About you

  • You are driven - determined to succeed, and motivated by the success of customers, teammates and our community.
  • You are curious - forever learning and seeking ways to make things better.
  • You are diligent - keeping your promises, taking your commitments to others seriously, and having integrity.
  • You are modest - leading with humility and empathy, respecting and learning from the perspectives of others.

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Role

Marketing

Experience Level

Senior Level

Find Your Grind

Find Your Grind is a self discovery, education and lifestyle brand that believes the future belongs to the misfits. We are building a community and lifting individuals to feel inspired, engaged, and better equipped to be the masters of their own universe. 

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