Associate Marketing Manager, Media

Chicago, IL, US, 60601

James Hardie Building Products Inc. is the North American leader in fiber cement home siding and exterior design solutions. Hardie® products offer long lasting beauty and endless design possibilities with trusted protection and low maintenance. The company pioneered modern fiber cement building products and continues to invest in innovation to transform the industry. James Hardie is a high-performance organization, with an unwavering commitment to Zero Harm. The company proudly employs a diverse workforce of over 3,000 employees across operations in North America.


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As the Associate Marketing Manager - Media, you will play a key individual controbutor role in supporting an effective consumer paid media strategy, assisting in successful campaign launches and ensuring ongoing effectiveness in our media mix to drive efficient demand generation. The ideal candidate must have experience in cross-channel paid media strategy and campaign management.  This role will report to and support the Senior Marketing Manager – Media, in managing a successful consumer-focused cross-channel media campaign focused on driving demand. This person will also partner with marketing and business stakeholders to extract the most value from long-term media partnerships.



What You’ll Do:

  • Provide support for, in collaboration with key stakeholders, an effective consumer paid media strategy that drives brand awareness and results in lead generation
  • Ensure key deliverables for successful campaign management are met
  • Support campaign performance reporting and distribution
  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams to oversee implementation of media planning and tracking
  • Support all tactics associated with integrated media partnerships, including event, content creation, and experiential activations
  • Build and maintain relationships with relevant media and industry outlets
  • Assist in evaluating media opportunities


What You’ll Bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree is required; Marketing, Communications, or a business-related field preferred.
  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience in a related role
  • In House Agency experience or working with Agencies strongly preferred
  • Experience supporting multi-channel paid consumer media campaigns, 360 degree marketing / media campaigns.
  • Familiarity with advertising channels: SEM, Paid Social, Programmatic, Display, TV etc.
  • Understanding/experience with performance analytics & reporting, budget management, segments strategy and lead management 
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to manage multiple concurrent projects and deadlines
  • Ability to convey complex information in visually-engaging presentations (PowerPoint)
  • Strong interpersonal/collaboration skills
  • Minimum of 3 days office presence per week for Chicago, IL location


What You’ll Receive:

At James Hardie, we recognize that our success depends on our people. We've worked hard to build a generous and competitive benefits program that demonstrates our commitment to our employees.

  • Comprehensive low-cost co-pay Health Insurance; medical, dental, prescription, and vision insurance benefits for every 30+ hour full-time employee. Insurance starts on day one!
  • 401(k) Retirement plan that will match 100% of employees saved dollars up to the first 6% of your salary
  • Paid holidays, paid vacation including Jury Duty and bereavement leave
  • Wellness Program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Parental Leave
  • Community Involvement & Sustainable Solutions - Fire Resistant Siding to Help Rebuild the Grizzly Flats Community | James Hardie


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*Not accepting 3rd party agency submissions



James Hardie Building Products Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, genetic information, veteran's status, marital status, pregnancy, disability, or any other basis protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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