Director of Marketing

Company Name:
Mercatus Center
Position Type:
The Mercatus Center at George Mason University is hiring a Director of Marketing to plan, develop, implement, and evaluate integrated marketing communications strategies to build awareness of the Center and its research. This role works closely with other directors on the communications team as well as scholars and staff and reports to the senior vice president.
Collaborate with researchers and staff to develop, implement, and evaluate marketing strategies that build positive brand awareness for Mercatus and effectively promote Mercatus research and scholars.
Coordinate the daily communications functions of the Mercatus Center so that Mercatus's profile continues to grow in positive ways.
Manage and provide support to a growing team of direct reports.
Minimum Requirements:
Minimum 8-10 years of experience in strategic marketing communications with demonstrated team leadership.
Experience in brand management and developing and implementing integrated marketing strategies encompassing media relations, public affairs, and digital strategies.
Outstanding project management and prioritization skills and an ability to manage budgets.
Excellent written and oral communications skills.
Ability to build and maintain relationships with stakeholders.
Commitment to the mission of Mercatus.
Preferred Requirements:
Related work experience in higher education or policy research.
Familiarity with economics.
Experience with publications.
Please submit the following materials through our online application process
Cover letter, which must include your philosophical interest in the mission

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