Schneider Electric Marketing Director, Content and Campaigns in West Kingston, Rhode Island

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The* Marketing Director, Content and Campaigns* is responsible for global definition, portfolio and blueprint of content marketing and campaign strategy within the IT Business Unit. With a focus on digital marketing strategies, this position oversees all marketing content initiatives across multiple platforms and formats to drive brand, leads, sales, engagement, retention, advocacy and positive customer behavior.

Leading a team of content creators, curators and search engine optimizers, the core mission of this function is to plan, create and distribute valuable and compelling content to attract, acquire, and engage IT Buyers using all relevant distribution channels – with the objective of driving brand awareness & preference, revenue and loyalty, creating a network of promoters & influencers.

Posiition is ideally based in West Kingston, Rhode Island but we will consider alternative locations.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop a global campaign and content strategy that supports and extends marketing initiatives, both short- and long-term, determining which methods work for the brand and why. Continuous evolvement of strategy is a must.

  • Manage a global team of six, including social media, digital marcom, project management and SEO / web marketing strategist.

  • Influence and engage global network of regional strategic marketing managers as well as field marketing specialists to achieve program goals and objectives.

  • Manage relationships with global agencies, both internal and external, in content creation, press relations, social media and blog site.

  • Develop editorial plan, coordinate content development, define development standards & processes, define approval process and metrics

  • Define Search Engine / content strategies for both SEO and SEM

  • Ensure content adoption & distribution, the right mix of content types & the appropriate channel distribution; ensure complete library based on persona & buyer journey

  • Conducting ongoing usability tests to gauge content effectiveness. Oversee the performance analytics and make recommendations based on those results. Working with owners of particular channels and content to revise and measure particular content and marketing goals.

  • Developing standards, systems and best practices for content creation, distribution, maintenance, content retrieval and content repurposing, including the real-time implementation of content strategies.

  • Interface with Global Marketing functions and countries in order to innovate and improve performance of content and achieve business goals

  • Integration of content activities within traditional marketing campaigns. Oversee the implementation of a Campaign process that will provide the customer a unique experience in line with the buyer journey using all relevant digital technologies

  • Improve country adoption & facilitate country deployment

  • Implement methodology selecting Pilot Projects, and facilitate Pilot definition & implementation

  • Provide Pilot project status & reporting on impact of Pilots

  • Identify risks & barriers & plans to resolve

This job might be for you if:

  • Bachelor’s degree.

  • 8-10 years of experience in digital marketing / multichannel content creation/management

  • Expertise in all major business software applications (Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, etc.).

  • Managerial experience including hiring, managing, performance reviews, compensation packages, etc. required.

  • Multilingual abilities a plus.

  • Audience development and subscription strategies experience a plus.

  • Analytical skills

  • Strategic planning and design, to support long-term vision for content

  • Project management, to keep the project on track and budget

  • Training and presenting skills, to educate and inform members of the virtual editorial board/ team

Technical integration, to ensure that technology and content work together _ _

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Primary Location: United States-Rhode Island-West Kingston

Schedule: Full-time

Unposting Date: May 20, 2017, 12:59:00 PM

Req ID: 003GD9