Are you seeking a new role in marketing? Western Digital is hiring a marcom manager focused on supporting the DAM and marketing automation Workfront system and process. Apply here and see details below: http://p.rfer.us/WESTERNDIGIvCP5bl
Playing a key role on the Marcom team, the Marcom Manager is the primary interface between brand marketing, creative design, production, regional marketing teams and IT. Focused on supporting the overall digital asset management (DAM) & marketing automation (MA) system processes, the Marcom Manager will play a key role to ensure the DAM and marketing automation system continue to deliver on the Marcom team’s requirements and will seek to identify ways to optimize it. While supporting organizational strategy, the Marcom team’s success relies on the ability for our marcom systems to support all cross-functional objectives to create and deliver highly effective outbound product and marketing assets aimed at the consumer.
The Marcom Manager’s primary responsibility will be to manage the DAM and MA systems to ensure that the team has the ability to proactively communicate projects and status to/from regional teams, publish project workflow for all stakeholders, drive asset development schedules, understand product marketing direction, and drive project reviews and asset downloads using our systems and processes. The Marcom manager will also manage individual marcom projects as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIES:
Day-to-day management of the digital asset management & marketing automation systems and processes. Ensure these tools continue to meet Marcom requirements gathering feedback from marcom managers with an eye towards optimization.
As the Marcom owner for our digital asset management and marketing automation system, the Marcom Manager will work cross-functionally to communicate, train and socialize the utilization of these systems as part of the Marcom asset development / consumption lifecycle.
Drive and implement the Marketing Communications Plan, initiation and development of marketing assets, tools and programs from initiation and direction to production hand-offs. Includes maintenance of those marketing assets in the digital library.
System and Tools Management
Day-to-day management of the digital asset library and marketing automation platform
Manage the access requirements for both the DAM and MA platform(s)
Govern asset metadata to ensure accuracy
As the key POC to IT, define DAM enhancement requirements and drive requests with IT
Register internal and external users to the Digital Asset Management system, based on permissions
Generate and publish asset download reports highlighting trends
Maintain accurate procedures and records for the system(s)
Gather insights, optimize systems, train and socialize new processes within the marketing communications and key stakeholder groups
Stay current on latest Digital Asset Management technology trends and innovations as well as user access management
Marcom Project Management
Set and drive project workflow and schedules; review and proactively communicate team development schedules to cross-functional parties
Drive and manage monthly team update calls with all regions, provide consistent communications
Represent Marcom in cross-functional staff, launch and/or committee meetings
Develop worldwide marketing collateral, sales tools, digital and printed assets
Partner with Product, Web and Channel Marketing teams as well as IT management to help drive communications programs and web content
Control quality of deliverables, following checks and balances systems to ensure accuracy
BS/BA Marketing, Advertising
Minimum 4 years retail packaging experience ‚Äì in any of the areas below
Agency experience: (Branding, Graphic Design, and Advertising)
Marketing Digital Asset Management
Ability to manage multiple projects, deliverables and deadlines simultaneously
Good understanding of branding and marketing communications strategies and tactics
Excellent sense of design, composition and aesthetics
Solid knowledge of Project Management practices and techniques
Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
Good understanding of graphic design, pre-press, printing
Microsoft Office proficiency
Adobe Experience Manager, Workfront experience a plus
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