Marketing Director in New Orleans, LA

$100K - $110K(Ladders Estimates)

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New Orleans, LA 70190

Industry: Food & Beverages


Less than 5 years

Posted 34 days ago

  by    Young Jean Ransdell

This job is no longer available.


The Marketing Director guides the brand strategy and external communications for the Restaurant Group which includes oversight of advertising, publicity, digital platforms, event marketing, philanthropic efforts, signage & collateral, and branded merchandise. This position is responsible for developing and executing plans that increase brand awareness, restaurant visits and customer loyalty. The Marketing Director will work cross-functionally to help achieve the company's strategic and financial goals.

How You'll Make An Impact

• Define annual marketing goals and related KPI's that will be tracked and reported over the course of the year

• Ensure a company-wide understanding of the brand strategy, core customer segments and guest experience standards

• Steward the brand's visual identity; ensure it is consistently presented across all internal and external touch points

• Ensure our successful expansion into new markets through brand building and traffic-driving efforts

• Use data to inform the development of new marketing strategies and tactics, as well as to optimize existing ones

• Develop and execute a promotional calendar that generates incremental sales

• Partner with Operations leaders to create effective restaurant-level initiatives

• Build partnerships and alliances that grow the brand's reach and reputation

• Responsibly allocate and manage a significant annual marketing budget

• Ensure the marketing team's workflow is on-time and on-budget

• Steward relationships with multiple external agencies and vendors

• Identify tools, technologies, or processes that will enhance the impact of the Marketing team's efforts

• Manage and mentor the marketing team

The Skills You'll Bring

• 3+ years experience in managing high-performing marketing teams

• Experience with local, in-market guerilla marketing tactics in addition to digital capabilities

• Track record of results for multi-unit restaurants or other relevant categories

• Ability to balance strategic thinking with the execution of plans

• Experience tracking marketing spend, ROI, and message efficacy

• Excellent communication and selling/influencing skills

• Comfortable with mining and interpreting data from POS systems, Google analytics customer surveys, social media networks, etc

• Strong ability to thrive at a fast paced, rapidly changing company

• Enthusiastic and versatile team player who can stretch up/down as needed

$140K - $154K