Director/Associate Director, Brand Excellence

Lake County, IL, US
Aug 26, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Reporting to the Head of Global Brand and IFT Excellence, this role requires an individual with strong strategic thinking, business acumen, practice global/area/affiliate brand experience, and the ability to engage and influence across functions and geographies to deliver timely and high impact results. This role will be expert of 1-7-5 Integrated Brand Management.

Work Location: Paris or Chicago

Key Responsibilities Include:
  • Develop content of Integrated Brand Management materials
  • Train Learning professions on Integrated Brand Management and the 7 strategy anchors
  • Facilitate Integrated Brand Management workshops
  • Mentor integrated brand management champions
  • Coach brand teams on their brand plans

  • Bachelor's Degree

  • Demonstrated success in strategic thinking
  • Strong drive for results
  • Ability to Influence without authority
  • Advanced Interpersonal skills
  • Ambassador of Ways We Work
  • Able to demonstrate ability to multi-task and meet/exceed deadlines.
  • Demonstrated success in leading/inspiring change with positive outcomes by achieving results through people with no direct line management responsibility.
  • Networking with external key stakeholders, industry forums and learning community to meet/exceed industry bench marks in brand excellence.
  • Successful Brand Management with line management responsibility working in a high performing matrix organization
  • Strong negotiation skills in achieving and consolidating cost efficiencies through Vendor Selection/Supply Management
  • Global/Area and/or Affiliate Brand Team Experience
  • Strong strategic marketing skills with demonstrated practical knowledge in the 7 strategy anchors within Integrated Brand Management
  • Cross-functional experience is a plus

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

  • 50%