Associate Manager, Marketing Strategy
AT GROUP NINE MEDIA | NEW YORK CITY
The role of the Associate Manager, Marketing Strategy is to support advertiser-driven sales & marketing initiatives across Group Nine. A key member of a client-facing team focused on winning the interest & confidence of our advertisers, this individual develops revenue-generating strategies & programs based on client briefs, data, & insights. The position is part of a dedicated Marketing pod structure & reports directly to an Associate Director. Collaboration is at the core of this role as this individual will work closely with pre & post-sales teams including sales, account strategy, creative strategy, & audience insights.
The Associate Manager should be exceptionally detail-oriented, intellectually curious, a digital native, a team player, a creative writer, a passionate fan of our brands, & show us how he/she can develop innovative & creative strategic solutions for our clients in ways that help build on Group Nines success story.
- Own the revenue-driving strategy & packaging for client-facing RFPs
- Collaborate with internal teams to vet ideas with editorial, nail down costs, the media strategy, & creative approaches
- Our resident perfectionist: mastering version control for decks & marketing materials
- Develop ongoing market & competitive analysis
- Bachelors Degree
- 3+ years of Marketing experience within the media industry, digital/social publishers, promotions/advertising/creative agency or branded entertainment/production
- A presentation wizard. Strong Keynote, PowerPoint, & Photoshop skills a plus
- Excellent communication skills & a meticulous eye for detail
- Demonstrated self-starter with the ability to handle multiple projects, prioritize work assignments, meet deadlines, & work independently in a fast-paced environment
- Excellent written & verbal communication skills as well as design aesthetic
Why Work at Group Nine
We are committed to diversity, equity & inclusion. As part of our larger DE&I strategy, every employee goes through a series of DE&I training. We have incredible Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), with the support of our Head of DE&I & executive sponsors, that host everything from weekly safe space chats to community events.
We have amazing people. We can promise youll work alongside some of the smartest & most interesting people in the industry. Our people work hard but we always have fun doing it. Bottom line: we care about each other & we take our values seriously.
We care about you. We offer company-paid parental leave for everyone #inclusion. We also offer health, dental & vision insurance, along with a selection of voluntary benefits. Weve partnered with best-in-class virtual care providers to bring health care, mental health support & meditation to all employees. Additionally, knowing that time away from work is integral to employee well-being, our time off allowances (consisting of vacation, sick, company holidays, volunteer & religious observances), ensure you have time to take care of yourself.
We invest in your future. We offer competitive compensation & a matching 401(k) plan. Depending on the role, options may also be granted.
We value development. We are a high-performance organization that challenges itself to continuously grow. We invest in employee development. Youll need to be great to get hired here & we promise youll get even better once youre here.
About Group Nine:
Group Nine has the most optimistic, fast moving, deeply connected brands in the categories that matter NOW. As the #1 video publisher on mobile in the U.S. [Nielsen DCR, June 2020], Group Nines brands are built for the platforms where young people spend the majority of their time. We reach over 80% of Americans in their 20s every month [Nielsen DCR, June 2020]. Audiences spend over 90 million hours a month engaging with our category-defining brands [platform analytics, August 2020] - NowThis, the no. 1 most-watched news & politics brand globally on social [Tubular Labs, May 2020]; The Dodo, the #1 media brand for reach on mobile in the U.S. [Nielsen DCR, November 2019]; POPSUGAR, the #1 most engaged-with Womens Lifestyle site in the U.S. [Comscore, February 2020]; Thrillist, the most-trusted digital brand in food, drink, travel & entertainment; & Seeker, the no. 1 science brand on mobile in the U.S. [Nielsen DCR, April 2020]. Group Nine has been recognized with hundreds of prestigious awards including Edward R. Murrow, James Beard, Cannes Lions, Critics Choice, among others.