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Brand Equity Manager

Date: Feb 4, 2019

Location: Breckenridge, CO, US

Company: Vail Resorts

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Summary of Job:

 

The Manager of Brand Equity is responsible for building and stewarding the Breckenridge brand as well as directing all efforts involved in the content and creative aspects of making the Breckenridge brand come to life.

 

This person will essentially be the voice of the brand, and will direct and contract agencies, vendors and other partners (internal and external) to ensure the brand’s voice, guidelines and all aspects of the brand ladder back up to clearly defined brand guidelines. This includes the Breckenridge guest service brand, taking the brand positioning down to employees and making it actionable.

 

The brand manager will contract and direct third parties as needed in order to develop the assets needed to fulfill the resort’s content and creative needs to represent the brand in the global marketplace, as well as direct production of diversified messaging and differentiated content and creative in order to deliver personalized and targeted messaging to varying audiences.

 

Additionally this position will direct creation of seasonal campaigns, style guides, and various other executions of how the brand is represented across all mediums.

 

The ideal candidate must have strong experience in brand development, with a strong background in creative and content creation and storytelling.

 

The position incorporates a critical set of responsibilities covering a wide range of creative asset development needed for brand assets in digital / video / print / web / CRM / collateral / signage and various other executions.

 

The ideal candidate must be good communicator that is able to give and take positive feedback, as well as effectively collaborate with various stakeholders and prioritize workflow. He/she will have will have their hands in many different types of projects and be responsible for delivering results on-time in a very fast-paced environment. Flexibility and a positive attitude are crucial, as well as the ability to delegate and direct third party vendors, contractors and partners to fulfill all the creative asset needs of the resort.

 

Responsibilites include, but are not limited to:

 

  • Develop brand strategy and evolution of the resort brand, as well as seasonal campaigns
  • Oversee development of an annual Creative and Content production plan
  • Direct schedule, track KPIs, direct creative fulfillment from vendors and optimize to performance
  • Direct fulfillment of all needs for creative and content marketing assets, including, but not limited to: digital banner ads, landing pages, blog posts, social media, CRM campaigns, printed collateral, signage, and more
  • Direct and negotiate all creative agency relationships, as well as establish a resource network of content / creative vendors and contractors
  • Communicate performance metrics with stakeholders on analytics of creative performance
  • Direct evolution of brand guidelines and communicate to stakeholders to ensure on-brand executions
  • Provide day to day oversight of Sr. Specialist and Content Specialist
  • Partner with the marketing team on various other elements of fulfilling on overall marketing strategy and execution

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Four-year college degree required. Emphasis in marketing, business and/or communications preferred
  • Minimum five years of marketing / content / creative work experience. Brand marketing experience is a must.
  • Supervisory experience
  • Word, Excel, Preferred Creative / Content design skillsets for various applications
  • Excellent eye for creative design
  • High degree of organization, attention to details and level of professional conduct. Self-starter, ambitious and multi-tasker

If you’re hard working and feel exhilarated serving others, you’ll feel right at home in our authentic ski town and world-class mountain resort. As a community of adventurers and discoverers, we deliver an experience of a lifetime to every single guest that visits our mountain town. If you’re interested in moving mountains in your career, come work with us at Breckenridge where you’ll instantly feel at home. www.vailresortscareers.com

Vail Resorts is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by applicable law.

Requisition ID 164752


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