Senior Group Director Integrated Campaign Management in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 5/30/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Toronto
  • Job Type:
    Marketing
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/30/2018

Job Description

Senior Group Director Integrated Campaign Management  -- Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

The Group Director Integrated Campaign Management is responsible for leading Campaign Strategy, planning, team & project management and “client” relationships.  This is a strategic leader who has a unique ability to understand and see creative vision as well as build and project manage multiple complex integrated campaigns.  The SGD,ICM works hand in hand with the VP Creative, Center of Excellence (COE) leaders in Media, Digital Marketing, Shopper Marketing, Insights and Brand Marketing leaders.  This position believes that Strategy is the cornerstone of great marketing campaigns.  Leading a team of Account Managers, Project Managers & Producers, this position will manage integrated marketing campaigns for multiple brands from brief(s) to final delivery.  Working with cross functional teams, this position & their team will collaborate on bringing campaigns to life. 

What we can expect from you:

  • Manage a team of Account Managers who will be accountable for all marketing campaign planning and efforts staying on strategy and on track to execution
  • Lead integrated campaign efforts with all cross functional marketing partners
  • Partner with VP of Creative to ensure that campaigns exceed marketing and creative objectives
  • Foster strong relationships with all Brand Marketing partners and mentor account management team to do the same (including Global partners)
  • Work with project management teams to ensure that content is approved by all necessary levels and delivered on time to meet strategic goals
  • Collaborate with cross functional marketing partners on external agency decisions and oversee management of these partnerships
  • Ensure all campaigns are launched on time and on budget
  • Manage integrated campaign budgets, aligning with brand owner and COE partners

Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • A strong communicator who can build relationships across the organization
  • A strategist, out of the box thinker, visionary and planner!
  • Someone who can  manage projects, collaborate, drive results and has a strong sense of urgency--someone who has a strong desire to win!
  • Basically a rainmaker. 

You should apply if you have the following:

  • Minimum 4 year degree in advertising, marketing or related field
  • Proven experience project managing multiple integrated marketing campaigns from start to finish
  • Minimum 10 years experience in a leadership role advertising or marketing
  • Experience in consumer packaged goods, with emphasis on kids, teens and millenials
  • Working knowledge in word, powerpoint, excel & project management software
  • Agency account planning & management a plus

What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.