Marketing Project Manager - Nashville Marketing Staffing

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MarketPro has partnered with a top consumer brand in Nashville, TN in search of several Contract Marketing Project Managers. We are currently seeking a well-versed project management professional who enjoys bringing national campaigns and initiatives to life. The Marketing Project Manager serves as a liaison with key functional areas (including but not limited to R&D, Operations, Finance, and Legal) that manages all new products launches, reforms and promotional program timelines ensuring on time delivery based upon launch date. Works closely with senior management to evaluate and present new product opportunities, analyze potential sales volume and ideal fit within the brand portfolio. Leads the analysis of sell out and syndicated market data with key findings and recommendations to senior management, sales and marketing.

Responsibilities:

Project Management

  • Develops, executes, and manages new product, reforms, and promotional time lines in conjunction with key functional areas on a marketing staffing basis
  • Presents monthly updates on all projects to senior management and marketing outlining any issues that may affect launch date with key action steps to address issues
  • Ensures accuracy of all information that is entered into SAP, Workflow and other business programs
  • Leads monthly business unit meetings with cross functional teams
  • Works closely with Operations and package engineering to ensure all targeted initiatives are being achieved
  • Finds solutions to reduce on reforms or other projects where needed 

New Product Development

  • Analyze new product feasibility (size of the opportunity, target audience, forecasting, pricing, competitive review)
  • Collaborate with marketing to develop new positioning statements  and write new product concepts
  • Be involved in research initiatives and brand / category team meetings

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (BA) in Marketing or equivalent experience
  • 3 years of related experience in project management of either digital marketing or marketing initiatives/tactics including at least 2 years of B2C marketing experience
  • Knowledge of project management software and/or intermediate (or Advanced) Excel skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

This is a contract marketing staffing position.