Website Oklahoma Department of Commerce
The Oklahoma Department of Commerce is seeking to fill the position for Division Director of Marketing & Communication. This position is a full-time position in state government.
The Division Director will work on coordinating marketing projects and will collaborate with both internal and external teams and clients to keep projects on track and moving forward, as well as contributing to content development. The ideal candidate will be proactive, ambitious, self-starter with a positive attitude and the ability to multi-task in a deadline-driven environment. Must be adaptable to same-day turnarounds and rapidly changing priorities.
Qualified candidates must have exceptional communication, organizational, and writing skills. Requires the ability to think creatively, strategically and bring innovative solutions to marketing challenges. Familiarity with marketing tactics, lead generation, creative development, and internet technology is required. Experience is required in managing projects and working with deadlines, and working with printing, specialty, and production companies. Successful candidates must be able to work both independently and in a group setting.
Knowledge and Skills
•Develop a comprehensive strategic marketing plan for the Agency.
•Create and manage project plans and schedules.
•Excels in professional communication with internal/external teams, clients, and vendors regarding project deliverables and details.
•Manage multiple, simultaneous projects working under the direction of cross-functional team members that may include internal and external resources.
•Create, track and manage estimates and budgets.
•Oversee print production management and vendor coordination.
•Research potential opportunities/solutions for public relations and creative efforts.
•Write, edit, and proof content on a variety of projects.
•Other duties as assigned.
•Some travel is required.
Education and Experience
Requires a bachelor’s degree in marketing, communications, journalism, business or a related field with a minimum of 7 years of related experience in project management and/or marketing.
Qualified applicants must submit a resume, cover letter, and a list of reference sources. Review of applications will begin immediately. The deadline to apply is Friday, December 30, 2022.
Salary and Benefits
Oklahoma Department of Commerce offers a comprehensive Benefits Package, including a generous benefit allowance to offset the cost of insurance premiums for employees and their eligible dependents.The annual salary for this position is up to $105,000 based on education and experience.
The Oklahoma Department of Commerce is the primary economic development entity in the state. Our mission is to help create an environment where economic growth can occur. Our job is to bring jobs, investment, and economic prosperity to the state of Oklahoma. Through dynamic partnerships and innovative collaborations with companies, universities, not-for-profit organizations, and government leaders, we are building a business environment that supports business growth and shared community prosperity.
The Marketing & Communications Division at the Oklahoma Department of Commerce provides comprehensive, high-impact marketing solutions for internal clients and external partner organizations. Our overall mission is to help promote the state of Oklahoma as the ultimate location for business development. We strive to get more out of the Agency marketing dollars by using the right approach. We provide a full-service marketing and communications menu, whether in-house or combining our expertise with other partners, to achieve exceptional results for the Agency and our clients.
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