Edelman Digital is the digital advisory and integrated marketing arm of the world’s largest communications marketing firm. Our global staff, in over 65 offices worldwide, is built to manage the complexity of modern marketing and online reputation, using a data-driven social-first storytelling approach designed to deliver real-time business results.
We believe in exploring future-forward technology to advance the stories we tell. The output of our work delivers experiences that transform culture, reputation and relationships to inspire real-world action between brands and consumers.
Edelman is in search of a daring, transformative digital leader accountable for creating, driving, and implementing profound transformation and best-in-class digital work for our clients.
This leader will have oversight of our digital practice including strategy, creative, paid media, influencer marketing, digital analytics and tech/development and will be responsible for driving culture, sourcing the best talent and ultimately, growing revenue at a more rapid pace.
As the GM of Edelman Digital Chicago, you will be an integral part of the Chicago leadership team. You will be charged with growing your practice, introducing and organizing new talent and expertise and introducing clients to the power of Edelman Digital. You will have expertise in new and emerging technology and understand how to apply these technologies to our creative work.
Edelman Digital is truly an integrated marketing consultancy. The results we’ve delivered for our clients have been the driver of our rapid growth. Today, Edelman has more than one thousand digital specialists globally.
Our efforts in social media alone have given us the opportunity to reach more than 250 million people through the management of more 850 communities. We’re inspired by this growth and the excitement and challenges of an always evolving digital.
Some of the Responsibilities for the General Manager, Digital
As the primary area of ownership, the Chicago General Manager of EdelmanDigital will grow, manage and protect Edelman’sdigital business in Chicago.
This also includes strengthening Edelman’s brand as adigital thought leader in the market and identifying and winning newdigitally led client opportunities. Fundamental areas of accountability include the following:
Qualifications we are seeking:
General Manager, Edelman Digital - (172079).