Full Time Job

Brand Licensing Product & Marketing Manager

Vox Media

New York, NY 10-25-2021
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  • Paid
  • Full Time
Job Description
Position Overview

What you'll do:
• Build bespoke go-to-market sales materials by network/brand/product category for potential manufacturers and retailers
• Prepare brand licensing strategy positioning statements, memos and docs
• Coordinate with design/creative teams the building of visual identity assets by product and category
• Communicate/collaborate regularly with internal stakeholders (editorial, marketing, design, insights, data, etc) to exchange information and to maintain brand alignment

...and as partners come on board
• Oversee creative kickoffs and preliminary marketing strategy sessions
• Manage product development process, including
• cross-functional access to and review of submissions
• communications to manufacturers and retailers

...and as products come to market
• Assist in the preparation of promotional strategies by product segment and support the implementation with cross-functional partners
• Activate promotional campaigns with relevant cross-functional partners

What you'll bring:
• Familiarity with the brand licensing business, branded product development, manufacturing supply chain, retail distribution
• A product- and retail-forward approach to brand licensing
• Strong initiative, collaborative skills and the ability to build consensus, overcome obstacles, and get things done quickly
• Ability to be nimble and agile, and to handle high volume, fast-paced workflows
• Strong communication and problem-solving skills
• Excellent attention to detail
• A high degree of emotional intelligence, empathy, compassion, and a sense of humor
• Strategic thinking and a can-do, solution-oriented mindset
• Ability to multi-task and thrive while juggling many projects at once
• Passion about Vox Media's editorial brands

Bonus points for:
• Expertise in as many as possible of the following product categories: gaming, tech, book publishing, news, fmcg
• Personal interest in at least three of the following: Food Culture, Fashion, Tech/Gaming, Sport, News and Pop Culture

Please note that our Recruiting Team will only contact you from @voxmedia.com email addresses, and we will never contact you via text message.

Jobcode: Reference SBJ-d98x97-52-23-219-12-42 in your application.

Company Profile
Vox Media

As the leading independent modern media company, Vox Media ignites conversations and influences culture. Across digital, podcasts, TV, streaming, live events, and print, we tell stories that affect our audience's daily lives and entertain as much as they inform.

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