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Marketing Manager

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Non-GMO Project
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Bellingham, WA
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Published 3 days ago

Role: Marketing Manager

Department: Marketing & Communications 

Location: Bellingham, WA

Employment type: Full-time

Professional Level: Manager

Salary Range: Starting at $72,000 - $87,000 (Salary is negotiable above range)


About the Marketing & Communications Team:

Our MarComm team’s primary responsibility is to tell the Non-GMO Project story by creating, managing, and building our external messaging and communications. We have an eye for beautiful design and a knack for weaving together language and science to tell our unique story. We identify opportunities to expand our reach and build the non-GMO food supply through creating awareness, garnering support, and educating consumers. If you’re interested in working with a team of outside-the-box thinkers, agile creators, and ingenuitive storytellers, this team is for you! 

About the Non-GMO Project

The Non-GMO Project is a non-profit organization offering rigorous product verification and trustworthy education that empowers people to care for themselves, the planet, and future generations. The work culture at the Project is informed by our values. We’re passionate about what we’re doing as an organization, but also about who we are being and becoming through our everyday actions. We endeavor to be open-hearted collaborators, creatively and intelligently impacting the world we live in with our individual and collective choices.


As an equal opportunity employer, the Non-GMO Project embraces the pursuit of justice, equity, diversity, and inclusion in all aspects of our work as critical to our mission. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the basis of race, national origin, color, gender (including gender identity), sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, family, marital or parental status, religious affiliation, creed, the presence of any physical, mental or sensory impairment, immigrant status, age, personal appearance, veteran status or any other protected class in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws. We collectively uphold this commitment.


What We’re Looking For 

We’re looking for a highly innovative, entrepreneurial marketing professional who knows how to turn ideas into campaigns and campaigns into sales. Not only are you conversant in all forms of B2B and B2C marketing, but you have demonstrated success refining your strategies on an ongoing basis to achieve the most impact. You have experience with marketing initiatives, in seasonal campaigns, and in an “always-on” context, across multiple media and grocery channels, and you thrive when given an objective and a budget, but no road map to get there. In this position, you will play a critical role in managing all of our marketing activities. The Non-GMO Project partners with thriving natural food brands, retailers, and consumers to “look for the Butterfly.” Your job will be to motivate consumers to buy Verified products (B2C), compel food companies to seek out verification for their products (B2B), and inspire retailers to promote Non-GMO choices (B2B2C).

Who You Are

  • Able to work on-site in Bellingham, WA at least 2 days a week
  • Committed and engaged with issues of social justice, diversity, equity, and inclusiveness
  • Confident working with marketing automation, CRM, and business intelligence/analytics
  • A project management aficionado, with experience delivering work on time and on budget
  • Equipped with stellar interpersonal and communication skills
  • Able to work effectively both with direction and independently
  • Comfortable with public speaking, “cold calling,” and professional relationship management
  • Familiar with the GMO issue and sincerely interested in helping to protect the future of the North American food supply

Areas of Responsibility 

  • Collaborate with Insights, Communications, Design, and Business Development managers to activate the Butterfly Brand story
  • Increase the organization’s brand recognition and relevance through high-impact marketing campaigns 
  • Innovate new and engaging tactics to deliver value to all stakeholders
  • Collaborate with Client Experience team to nourish relationships with clients and retailers
  • Inform and execute integrated marketing strategies that include digital platforms and partnerships, clients, online and brick and mortar retailers
  • Act as a subject matter expert on all facets of B2B and B2C marketing
  • Plan and execute our presence at select trade shows
  • Act as a liaison with our digital marketing agency. 

Experience You Bring 

We place a high value on lived experience coupled with professional experience

  • 3-5 years working in progressive marketing or advertising role
  • Bachelor’s Degree in marketing, business administration, communications, or related field
  • Nonprofit and/or good food movement experience
  • Strong knowledge of marketing principles, including brand advertising, direct marketing, shopper marketing, social media, and other digital platforms.
  • Familiarity/experience with digital marketing/CRM platforms such as Campaign Monitor, Marketo, SalesForce, and similar.
  • B2B marketing strategy and tactics.
  • Collaboration with or in an agency. 

Reasonable Accommodations 

If you’re a qualified individual with a disability and need assistance applying online, please reach out to accommodations@nongmoproject.org.

Role: Marketing Manager

Department: Marketing & Communications 

Location: Bellingham, WA

Employment type: Full-time

Professional Level: Manager

Salary Range: Starting at $72,000 - $87,000 (Salary is negotiable above range)


About the…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Education
    4-Year Degree Required
  • Professional Level
    Managerial

Salary

USD 72,000 - USD 87,000Salary is negotiable above range

Benefits

Current Benefit Package 

  • Health, vision, and dental insurance (80% of employee premiums covered for HMO and PPO Plans, 100% of employee premium paid for HSA plan)
  • Paid time off: 10 paid holidays, your birthday, 8 care days, paid vacation starting at 10 days and accruing up to 25 days a year
  • $1500/year employee training & development budget
  • 401k Retirement Option  
  • Annual Variable Pay (per person bonus)
  • $30 Monthly Commuter/WFH benefit
  • Flexible schedule and semi-remote work arrangements


Current Benefit Package 

  • Health, vision, and dental insurance (80% of employee premiums covered for HMO and PPO Plans, 100% of employee premium paid for HSA plan)
  • Paid time off: 10 paid…

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Bellingham, WA
Associated Location
Bellingham, WA, USA

How to Apply

About Your Application

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume. Your cover letter should address your interest in working with the Non-GMO Project and any particular skills or strengths you feel would qualify you for this role. We are committed to reviewing your application and hold ourselves accountable for creating an equitable process for each candidate. Please note, our office is currently closed and all our employees are working remotely due to the Covid-19 pandemic. However, all applicants should be prepared to work on-site in our Bellingham office at least 2 days a week upon our eventual office reopening. To learn more about our organization, please visit our website (www.nongmoproject.org). 

About Your Application

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume. Your cover letter should address your interest in working with the Non-GMO Project and any particular…

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