Newly posted Director of Marketing job based in Grand Marais, Minnesota. The best of both worlds. I checked out the local website to get a better idea of the area, beautiful area and I quote, “One minute you’re in this timeless harbor village enjoying a cappuccino, the next you’re at the doorstep of millions of acres of national wilderness just waiting to be explored.” My favorite kind of place.
Here are some highlights from the Director of Marketing job posting,
Cook County is characterized by seasonal business with a strong connection to natural resources including summer recreation and relaxation, fall foliage and winter snowsports. Experience with destination marketing in community with similar characteristics desired.
The Director of Marketing is responsible for directing the Bureau’s marketing efforts to position Cook County, Minnesota and our marketing alliance of LTTA, Lutsen Mountains, Grand Marais, Gunflint Trail and Grand Portage as an event and leisure destination.
This position sets strategic direction for the organization’s website, visitor information services, publications and public/media relations efforts.
The Director of Marketing will develop and direct the annual marketing plan, including strategies for each organization, fund development, brand development and media planning.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, journalism or related field
Extensive knowledge of all aspects of advertising, graphics/print/print production, e-marketing and journalism
Knowledge, skill and proven ability to manage strategic media and public relations
Proven, recent experience (min. 5- 7 years) in marketing leadership positions
Proven, recent experience (min. 3-5 years) in project and budget management and personnel supervisory positions
Experience (min. 2-3 years) in media planning and buying
Experience (min. 2-3 years) in public relations
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