Octagon · Jan 10th 2020
Headquarters: Stamford, CT URL:
THE JOB / Director, Influencer Marketing
STRATEGY / Responsible for developing and executing investment recommendations for our clients.
Octagon, the world’s premiere global sports marketing agency, is seeking a Director of Influencer Marketing to join its digital strategy practice. 2020 is an exciting time to join the team as we are poised for continued growth and exciting new projects!
Our headquarters is located in Stamford, CT but the location of this position can be flexible with a preference for working in one of our office locations - - Stamford, CT, New York, NY, Chicago, IL, or Los Angeles, CA. We will also consider a remote based working arrangement for qualified candidates.
As our authority on all things ‘Influencer’ you will be responsible for the strategy, campaign management, social content strategy and measurement for brand clients at Octagon. Basically, you run the Influencer Marketing business for us with the support of two direct reports.
Ideally, you are ambitious and possess a growth mindset with deep knowledge and ongoing curiosity of influencer trends, media valuation and the current social media landscape.
You’ll work cross-functionally with the Talent Procurement, Creative, Production, Digital Strategy, and Integrated Marketing teams. Masterful relationship-building skills with an ability to both lead and roll up your sleeves to get the job done is the name of the game here.
This job also requires someone who is equally comfortable with developing insights and strategic rationale as well as creative and innovative digital media content strategies.
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