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Marketing Manager

Passion Planner is seeking an innovative and dynamic Marketing Manager to develop and oversee the implementation of marketing strategy across all social media and digital platforms, paid media, and more. You will lead a talented team of marketing professionals and content creators to effectively advance brand building, customer acquisition, and retention. 

Compensation: $70,000 - $80,000 starting salary. Commensurate with experience.

Location: National City, CA

Employment: Full Time

Application

To be considered, application MUST include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Design Portfolio
  • Passion Roadmap
  • Three References

Job Responsibilities

  • Conceptualizing, developing and directing the execution of comprehensive, measurable strategic marketing plans to meet the goals and objectives of the company.
  • Leading the Marketing Department and ensuring alignment of vision, mission, projects, resources, and team members.
  • Developing and implementing aggressive and creative marketing campaigns, promotions, and programs.
  • Researching, analyzing, and monitoring financial, technological, and demographic factors to capitalize on market opportunities.
  • Overseeing the development of plans, programs, and promotions to improve market penetration and reach.
  • Analyzing and understanding the needs of different target audiences and devising creative solutions to present our products as solutions to those needs.
  • Strategizing the development, design, and production of promotional and collateral materials.
  • Overseeing relationships with all external agencies to ensure alignment of vision and goals.
  • Leading the creative team to execute the creative strategy and ensure consistent and effective branding throughout all marketing materials and product lines.
  • Evaluating the impact of marketing programs in achieving their stated objectives, including impact on lead capture and flow, customer lifetime value, and retention.
  • Overseeing the development and maintenance of marketing budgets and preparing reports as needed.
  • Hiring, training, supervising, motivating, and developing marketing staff; managing schedules and workflow.
  • Assigning duties and monitoring quality of work; assuring staff conforms to organizational policies and procedures.
  • Providing day-to-day guidance and oversight of team members; actively working to promote and recognize performance.
  • Researching and improving current marketing tools and strategies to ensure the company remains competitive.
  • Monitoring overall activities of the marketing department; identifying problem areas and directing corrective actions.
  • Performing other related duties as needed.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications or another related field required.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of hands-on, executional paid marketing experience handling budgets of $500K+ (preferably in a leadership role.)
  • Ability to lead a team from diverse backgrounds and skill sets to unify behind a shared mission.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proven leadership experience and business acumen skills.
  • A portfolio of marketing projects showcasing abilities and measured results.
  • Strong analytical skills - able to draw conclusions based on data and optimize accordingly, including metrics-driven thinking.
  • Proactive and resourceful in solving problems, making decisions and executing goals.
  • Experience building complex marketing programs and reporting on the results.
  • Experience with all paid social media platforms including Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, Twitter, Snapchat, YouTube, etc.
  • Experience with paid search including Adwords, Bing, and Amazon.
  • Experience with web analytics software (i.e. Google Analytics).
  • Knowledgeable in SEO.
  • Familiar within the e-commerce space and experience with BigCommerce.
  • Proficient with email marketing platforms and email strategy.
  • Platform tracking pixel installation/troubleshooting.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in supervising and motivating team members.
  • Competence as a creative writer with an eye for good design.
  • Ability to manage the workload & conflicting priorities to meet deadlines.
  • Highly organized and strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team-oriented environment.
  • Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.

How to Apply

Apply here. Applications due Sunday, February 23, 2020, 11:59 PM PST.

Passion Planner is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

 


Product Development Lead

Passion Planner is searching for an innovative, goal-oriented self-starter who will help us improve our current products, develop new products, and stay abreast of our evolving community’s needs. This role is an awesome opportunity to gain valuable business experience in one of the nation’s FASTEST growing small businesses!

Compensation: Commensurate with experience

Location: National City, CA

Hours: Full Time

Application

To be considered, application MUST include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Design Portfolio
  • Passion Roadmap
  • Three References

Job Responsibilities

  • Researching and developing new products and accessories that can be added to our product line
  • Researching competitors products, production line, and operations to see how we can improve our current products
  • Researching non-competitor products with great design or more efficient operations to help better our processes and products
  • Testing and collecting feedback on product prototypes
  • Managing product translations
  • Assisting with manufacturer correspondence and maintaining manufacturer relationships
  • Maintaining a record of all vendor orders and product SKUs
  • Collaborating with team members to innovate and identify opportunities for company growth
  • Performing other duties as needed

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma, Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 2 - 3 years of experience in a related field
  • Exceptional communication and collaborative skills
  • Ability to multitask with various projects and meet deadlines 
  • A team player who’s happy to help out wherever needed!
  • Strong design sense and attention-to-detail
  • Has an entrepreneurial spirit that is adaptable, resourceful, and creative in a fast-paced environment
  • Experience in Adobe Creative Suite a plus
  • Knowledge of the planner/stationery market is a plus

How to Apply

Apply here. Applications due Sunday, February 23, 2020, 11:59 PM PST.

Passion Planner is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

 


Creative Associate

Passion Planner is seeking a Creative Associate to help bring Passion Planner’s visual assets to the next level. The Creative Associate will design eye-catching planner layouts, typography, images, and other visuals to engage with our community. 

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. 

Location: National City, CA

Hours: Full Time

Application

To be considered, application MUST include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Design Portfolio
  • Passion Roadmap
  • Three References

Job Responsibilities

  • Developing understanding of the mission, intent, and aesthetics of the company’s brand identity and apply it to all creative work
  • Working directly under Leads to execute creative direction
  • Creating planner layouts both traditionally and digitally
  • Designing typography for promotions, events, newsletters, social media, and other platforms
  • Developing multiple personas and styles to create diverse content
  • Sketching thumbnails and roughs to present and collaborate with creative team
  • Enhancing product appearance using photo editing softwares such as Lightroom and Photoshop
  • Editing and curating new and existing photography, including manufacturer, consumer, influencer-generated imagery
  • Following design and art trends to ensure competitiveness and relevance
  • Maintaining an accessible archive of work and manageable asset workflow
  • Collaborating with other members of the creative department to maintain alignment and smooth workflow
  • Performing other duties as necessary

Qualifications

  • Minimum 2 years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency with Adobe Creative suite, including Photoshop and Lightroom
  • A portfolio showing previous creative work must accompany the application
  • Strong fundamentals in composition, typography, and color
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to multitask and balance multiple projects
  • Ability to receive constructive criticism and edit based on feedback

How to Apply

Apply here. Applications due Sunday, February 23, 2020, 11:59 PM PST.

Passion Planner is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

 


Jr. Graphic Designer - Product Development

Passion Planner is searching for an innovative, goal-oriented, self-starter who will help us improve our current products, develop new products, and stay abreast of our evolving community’s needs. This role is an awesome opportunity to gain valuable business experience in one of the nation’s FASTEST growing small businesses!

Compensation: Commensurate with experience. 

Location: National City, CA

Hours: Full Time

Application

To be considered, application MUST include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Design Portfolio
  • Passion Roadmap
  • Three References

Job Responsibilities

  • Assisting with the research and development of new products and accessories that can be added to our product line
  • Create and edit print files using multiple design programs
  • Assist in the creation of proofs, prototypes and other designs
  • Working closely with the Product Design Lead to complete assignments
  • Corresponding with contractors, artists, and other third parties 
  • Compiling resources, inspiration, and research 
  • Testing and collecting feedback on product prototypes
  • Collaborating with team members to innovate and identify opportunities for company growth
  • Performing other duties as needed

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma, Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in a related field
  • Demonstrated advanced skills in using Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator
  • Portfolio with demonstrated eye for detail & design aesthetics 
  • Experience in both print & digital design
  • Exceptional communication and collaborative skills
  • Ability to prioritize various projects and meet deadlines 
  • A team player, happy to help out wherever needed
  • Entrepreneurial spirit that is adaptable, resourceful, and creative in a fast-paced environment
  • Knowledge of the planner/stationery market is a plus

How to Apply

Apply here. Applications due Sunday, February 23, 2020, 11:59 PM PST.

Passion Planner is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

 


Copywriter (Contract)

Passion Planner is seeking an authentic and honest storyteller to help define the voice and tone of Passion Planner. The Copywriter will convey the company mission to our community through blog posts, social media, newsletters, and other copy.

Compensation: Commensurate with experience.

Hours: Contract 

Application

To be considered, application MUST include:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Design Portfolio
  • Passion Roadmap
  • Three References

Job Responsibilities

  • Producing meaningful, mission-aligned copy for all of the company’s platforms
  • Writing copy and captions for social media
  • Conceptualizing, drafting, and editing blog articles
  • Writing copy for newsletters, giveaway and sale announcements, and other areas
  • Developing deep understanding of the company’s mission, vision, and values in order to properly convey them to the community
  • Conducting necessary research to create informative and accurate content
  • Collaborating with other members of the creative team, ensuring alignment between written and visual assets
  • Performing other duties as needed

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred
  • Minimum 1-2 years of relevant experience
  • Proficiency with Asana a plus
  • Adaptable writing tone and voice
  • Ability to take critique and edit based on feedback
  • Attention to detail with minimal grammatical errors
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to multitask and balance multiple projects

How to Apply

Apply here. Applications due Sunday, February 23, 2020, 11:59 PM PST.

Passion Planner is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.