Community Center Shanghai – Strategic Marketing Manager

ABOUT COMMUNITY CENTER SHANGHAI:

Community Center Shanghai (CCS) responds to the ever-changing needs of the community by providing relevant programming that equips individuals and families to maximize their potential while in China. CCS bridges the cultural gap by offering opportunities to give and serve through our charitable programs, providing useful and enriching classes, practical and educational tours, essential orientations, professional counseling, and volunteer opportunities. Community Center Shanghai has centers strategically located within Shanghai’s international communities in Hongqiao, Minhang, and Pudong.

POSITION TITLE: Strategic Marketing Manager

HOURS: Full-time

REPORT TO: Executive Director

Work Location: CCS Pudong Center, with 2 days per month in Hongqiao and Minhang Centers

OVERVIEW:

  • Collaborate with Executive Director and Operations Director to set and implement strategies for CCS vision and mission
  • Successfully build and promote CCS brand by providing sound, innovative, strategic leadership, and initiatives to marketing team
  • Develop marketing and communication plans to support all Community Center Units

JOB RESPONSIBILTIES:

Strategic marketing

  • Clarify Community Center Shanghai’s primary value propositions and develop strategies to support its mission and branding
  • Work in close partnership with the Executive Director to attend relevant community eventsto identify potential new business opportunities, and develop plans and action steps to secure such businesses

 Business Development

  • Manage Marketing Communication Team budget
  • Provide strong leadership
  • Build and support a strong strategically focused Marketing Team
  • Ensure clear, timely, and consistent brand appropriate messages in all communications to the external audience
  • Oversee the execution of ad, sponsorship, and partnership agreements in a timely and well-executed manner
  • Communicate on a weekly basis with other Community Service Unit Managers to collect updates, assess needs, and create a marketing and communication plan

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong desire to serve the community
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively educate, develop, lead, and manage direct reports
  • Organized and detailed oriented with strong execution and implementation skills
  • Excellent English writing, communication, and interpersonal skills. Mandarin knowledge a plus but not required
  • Ability to collaborate well with other departments and outside clients
  • Knowledge of social media and local English language media
  • Computer proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor’s Degree or above with minimum 3 -5 years marketing experience desired

HOW TO APPLY: Please email a CV and cover letter to: HR@communitycenter.cn