Director, US Marketing - Nerf & Super Soaker

Date: Nov 12, 2020

Location: Providence, Rhode Island, US

Company: Hasbro

At Hasbro we’re changing the face of play and entertainment.  We’re looking for people who want to explore, experiment and innovate to come up with the best ideas.  Our culture of community, passion, integrity, creativity and inclusion has inspired our diverse team of highly skilled, highly creative and highly committed individuals for 90+ years and we believe the best if yet to come.

Hasbro’s U.S. Regional Marketing Team is looking for an upbeat, results-oriented, marketer to run the NERF portfolio in the US.

 

In this once-in-a-lifetime opportunity, you will lead an outstanding team of marketers, drive regional strategy, and help evolve some of the most iconic brands in the industry to the next level!

Using analytics and a customer-centric mentality, you will partner with cross-functional teams to grow this portfolio and achieve commercial objectives.

 

Are you ready to join NERF NATION?

A Day in the Life of a Director, Marketing:

  • Be the commercial specialist for this high-profile, energy-packed portfolio of brands.
  • Delivering results through analytical problem solving and charismatic communication in a fast-paced, fun, and collaborative environment.
  • Use a multi-million dollar marketing budget to drive consumer demand and grow market share.
  • Tapping into consumer insights and mining data to inform go-to-market campaigns across categories, demographics, and world-class licensed partners!
  • Develop and pitch outstanding exclusive offerings to retailers across channel and customer, with a focus on both bricks and clicks.
  • Part analytical ninja and part empowered mentor, you will help cultivate an organizational culture of credibility, integrity, and equality.
  • Provide regular, trend based guidance to the Global Consumer Organization

What you'll bring:

  • 10+ years of progressive brand/ strategy experience in a forward-thinking consumer organization.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Advertising or related field. MBA strongly preferred.
  • A track record delivering programs that meet or exceed corporate financial goals.
  • Proven track record of transforming a strategy and vision into measurable plans.
  • Validated experience building and mentoring a team and cultivating culture.
  • Capable of shaping a strategic vision and effectively presenting that vision throughout all levels of the organization
  • Compelling communication skills: ability to provide clear and concise direction/feedback to external and internal stakeholders and the ability to influence others to adopt his/her recommendations.
  • Ability to make informed decisions quickly to keep performance on track.
  • Strong project management abilities; capable of prioritizing and balancing multiple projects simultaneously, under time constraints and within budget parameters.

 

Hasbro’s world-class brands and talented people are our greatest assets.  One of the ways we invest in you is through a competitive and contemporary benefits package.  Your particular benefits package will depend on your position, location, local legal requirements and years with the company. Here’s a look at what your benefits package may include: Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance, Half-day Fridays year round, Paid Vacation Time & Holidays, Generous 401(k) match, Paid Parental Leave, Team Hasbro Volunteer Program, Employee Giving & Matching Gifts Programs, Tuition Reimbursement, Toy Discounts and more!

Hasbro is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. We are committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, or any other legally protected status.

 


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