AVENUE ROAD
Head Office - Toronto

Director of Marketing

SUBMIT RESUME

AVENUE ROAD is a North American based furniture retailer, manufacturer, and distributor engaged in both residential and contract markets, offering classic-contemporary designs with timeless style and enduring quality.


We are seeking a full-time Director of Marketing to support the AVENUE ROAD brand. The role will be a mix of direct content creation, web development, media relations, event management, social media and promotional activities. The Director of Marketing will be responsible for 2-3 direct reports and report to the Managing Director of Weishaupt Design Group.

Responsibilities

·  Develop and manage an annual Marketing Plan

·  Lead marketing team including performance management, coaching, day-to-day support and long term growth

·  Create and/or collaborate with partners in the development of creative content including copywriting, photography, image sourcing, blog posts, product and business pitches, brand positioning blog posts, product or business pitches, brand positioning

·  Manage Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, and WeChat platforms

·  Manage digital promotions including email, social advertising and AdWords

·  Supporting PR agency work in developing coverage for the brand

·  Event concept development, organization and management

·  Support visual merchandising plan with internal VM manager  

·  Create metrics for measuring impact and report back on initiatives for the brand and for our partnerships

·  Develop and execute design driven event schedule across all showroom locations

 

Competencies

·  Extremely strong copywriting and concept design skills for content and pitch development

·  Relationship building across media and influencers

·  Ability to prioritize and collaborate in a fast-paced environment

·  Strong organization and planning

·  Passion for design and our work

·  Proven ability to lead a team

Requirements

·  Undergraduate degree or diploma and a minimum 5 years of relevant experience

·  Portfolio of writing samples

·  Demonstrated knowledge of industry and relationships with media

·  French, German, Mandarin, or other second language an asset

How to Apply

Please send your resume and cover letter to careers@weishauptdesign.com. Only suitable candidates will be contacted.