Marketing Director

JN -042018-1886
Chicago Metro Area, Illinois

Chicago-based, Chef-driven upscale restaurant group is expanding nationally and looking for a dynamic Marketing Director to lead the charge. They are already well known locally for excellent food, a uniquely social environment and live music.

This position holds ultimate responsibility for all marketing activities and oversees the development and delivery of a fully integrated marketing strategy for the business.

  • Develop and implement an effective Brand strategy
  • Develop the marketing strategy for new and existing products and events
  • Oversee the implementation of the Marketing strategy – campaigns, events, digital marketing, and PR
  • Work closely with the company’s PR team; enabling them to meet their objectives by providing them with appropriate tools, materials and presentations
  • Guide the marketing team, develop their abilities
  • Ensure that marketing objectives are implemented
  • Work closely with the management team to define materials and programs
  • Manage social media presence and direct programs to improve social media reputation and recognition
  • Develop and deliver marketing and communications strategies
  • Undertake continuous analysis of the competitive environment

The right person will have at least 5 years experience marketing in a restaurant or hotel food service environment, preferable with a rapidly growing group.

This position is based in the West Loop area, and will require travel to other locations, sometimes overnight.

The position will enjoy a competitive salary, paid vacation, and medical benefits. QUALIFIED AND MOTIVATED candidates please apply at or send your resume to Richard Ladd, Executive Recruiter, SHS by CLICKING HERE.

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