Marketing Manager, Games and Toys
Chronicle Books is looking for a Marketing Manager for our Games and Toy categories. This person in this hands-on role will conceptualize, execute, analyze and report on marketing campaigns, work closely with our Sales and Brand teams, and manage the online marketing for our newly acquired brands, Games Room, Ridley's Games and Petit Collage.
The Marketing Manager will act as a category "champion" who is responsible for communicating information regarding all games and new products. This role will require creating project briefs, overseeing design and production of marketing materials while also developing and executing online and social media campaigns. The person in this position will implement trade and consumer advertising, they will be responsible for tracking and managing marketing expenses, and they will have a strong understanding of key accounts. Data analysis of digital campaigns, creating best practices for digital promotions, and developing online partnerships and influencer opportunities will also be part of this job.
Successful candidates will have a minimum of 5 years' marketing experience (preferably in games and toys) and will have a demonstrated ability in creating marketing strategies that build sales and represent an astute use of resources. Strong organizational and communication skills, an ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously and the ability to work independently are also required. Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite, AirTable, and Excel is a plus. This position will also require the ability to travel for work, as needed.
Chronicle Books is committed to fostering an inclusive company culture that respects and promotes diverse backgrounds and points of view. We look for candidates who will add to our culture and support the company’s vision of a diverse, equitable, inclusive, and collaborative workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Please submit a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to include "Marketing Manager, Games and Toys" in the subject line. While this is currently a remote position, the expectation is that this San Francisco-based role will eventually move back in-house when it is safe to do so.