SWG Is Hiring A Brand Manager In New York, NY

The right candidate has experience working in an agency environment and is accustomed to a fast-paced, results-driven, creative environment.
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SWG is seeking a Brand Manager to join our team.

The right candidate has experience working in an agency environment and is accustomed to a fast-paced, results-driven, creative environment. This position is based out of SWG’s global headquarters in Soho, NYC.

What you’ll do:

  • Act as an interface between SWG and its clients, build deep and influential relationships with external brand stakeholders, establish respect and trust in the capabilities of SWG and the strategies we develop and execute on their behalf.
  • Demonstrate a full understanding of SWG’s client’s business strategies, priority brand stories and business drivers, and their priority audiences.
  • Develop and execute meaningful brand presentations to deliver consistent messages that drive brand identity and maximize brand presence in key media.
  • Work with the creative team to conceptualize, develop and execute brand-defining programs for SWG’s clients that engage consumers with forward thinking, contemporary strategies (incorporating product, talent, content, social, media, editorial, experiential and retail strategies) that enhance brand perceptions and business performance.
  • Gather key information in project briefings to onboard and continuously update the wider project team
  • Identify network of brand-fitting partners and relationships to develop co-marketing and collaboration programs
  • Support the development of budgets as well as timelines, strategies and executions.
  • Monitor client competitors and category movement and drive awareness to the wider team
  • Proactively engage with SWG Los Angeles and SWG London for management of integrated brand strategies and executions.
  • Coordinate all regular communication, both internal and external, for client accounts

Who you are and what you’ve done:

  • Work with a "no task is too small" attitude.
  • Never satisfied with the status quo, and fascinated by the rapidly-changing consumer economy—from luxury and fashion marketing to the media and entertainment ecosystem to technology and social/ecological impact.
  • Strong desire to inspire creativity, innovative thinking and strong marketing concepts and solutions
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills
  • Enjoys working on a team while being highly energetic and flexible in adhering to shifting deadlines
  • Interested in and have an aptitude for developing brand marketing, social media and content strategy solutions across a variety of industries
  • Possess understanding of social advertising campaign management and optimization practices across the biggies: Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, LinkedIn, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube
  • Monitors the latest trends in social media, including advertising formats, channels and technologies in order to improve campaign performance and provide recommendations
  • Strong command of Keynote, the Google Suite, and Microsoft Excel
  • Exhibits solid communication skills in order to effectively present strategic and tactical plans to clients and internal teams - new business experience a plus
  • Bachelor's Degree in Marketing, Advertising or Business preferred

To apply please send resumes and cover letters to info@starworksgroup.com. Make sure to include the role you are applying for in the subject line.

Please note that this position will begin as an independent contractor role for an initial period with opportunity to transition into a full-time position.

About SWG

SWG is a full service creative agency that launches and scales global luxury, beauty, and lifestyle brands. We develop hyper-targeted go-to-market strategies, using real-time insights to hack the current marketing ecosystem and fast-track commercial performance. With over fifteen years of top flight talent and industry relationships, SWG strategically links creatives, artists, and brands to maximize cultural, creative, and commercial impact.

SWG is building a culture and community of innovation, integrity, and sustainability committed to changing how brands do business—for and with companies that feel the same way.