Associate Director of U.S. Marketing Communications

MRM Agency

We are looking for an Associate Director of U.S. Marketing Communications to join our Communications team here in Birmingham, Michigan. This person will work directly with our U.S. leadership and our Global Communications team to enhance our image as an agency.

We need someone with a deft touch and a strategic mind who can partner with our U.S. business, creative and strategic leadership to successfully position the agency out in the marketplace. This person will have their finger on the pulse of the industry to identify (and create) meaningful opportunities for MRM to tell our story – beyond a media placement.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who can develop comprehensive and integrated media relations and marketing plans – and use them to drive continued growth for the most successful and ambitious creative agency in the world.

Responsibilities

WHAT YOU WILL DO…

  • Drive awareness of our agency across the industry through media relations activation of the agency’s thought leadership, work and specialized products.

  • Understand the long-term market potential and opportunities that exist for the agency throughout the industry – partner with to develop strategic (and proactive) marketing communications plans that position us to capitalize on these opportunities.

  • Develop best-in-class content that is meaningful and relevant to industry stakeholders/press.

  • Build comprehensive communications plans for our U.S. teams to raise their profile and position them and MRM as industry experts.

Requirements

WHO YOU WILL BE…

  • 8+ years of PR experience leading external and strategic PR initiatives either in-house or in an agency

  • Media relations expert

  • Demonstrated experience solving complex PR challenges for both an agency/brand and a client

  • Proven ability to interact with senior-level executives and press; strong interpersonal skills

  • Someone who has worked in an extremely fast-paced environment with changing priorities and a variety of stakeholders

  • Fully integrated experience across traditional, social, digital, experiential, etc.

AT MRM, RELATIONSHIP IS OUR MIDDLE NAME.

MRM is a leading customer relationship agency that leverages the power of creativity, the beauty of data, and the magic of technology to nurture, encourage and sustain strong relationships between brands and their customers – in turn, creating meaningful experiences for people, while driving business results.

We employ the most innovative talent in the industry to digitally drive the transformation of our clients’ businesses and provide creative solutions to help brands grow meaningful relationships with people.

Do you excel when working in a team? Are you fascinated by the endless possibilities that technology brings to marketing? Are you ready to transform our world?

If so, you will thrive in our culture based on the Important Things We Believe (I.T.W.B.s):

  • Ideas power everything

  • We’re Better Together

  • We’ll figure it out

  • Complexity can be managed

  • It only counts if we deliver

  • Technology is magic

How to Apply

APPLICATION LINK BELOW.

NO THIRD PARTY RESUMES ACCEPTED.

MRM is an EEO/AA employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, age, gender identity, marital status, citizenship, disability, genetic information or veteran status or any other basis prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. MRM//McCann participates in e-Verify.

If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process, please submit your request through one of the following methods listed below:

a) Dedicated Fax - 917-661-6310

b) Dedicated E-mail – Careers@mwgdetroit.com

c) US Mail – ATTN: Human Resources, 360 W. Maple Birmingham, MI 48009

d) Dedicated Phone – 248-203-8000

NOTE: Disability accommodation requests only.

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Posted on March 20