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Director, Marketing, Branding and Advertising



The American Geophysical Union (AGU), an innovator among scientific organizations and a world leader in advancing Earth and space science is seeking a Director of Marketing, Branding and Advertising.

Located in Washington, DC, with a staff of 140 and a $36 million annual budget, AGU is striving to lead -pioneering new ways to grow the exchange of scientific knowledge, encouraging the emergence of new and transdisciplinary fields of study, evolving our programs and operations as we anticipate the changing needs and expectations of our global community, and leveraging our science to help society.

The Director, Marketing, Branding and Advertising is responsible for advancing a holistic marketing strategy that builds the value of AGU's brand and maintains a strong and unified voice, messaging and brand positioning. The Director will lead the marketing team and the branding and design team as they collaborate across AGU to develop and adopt user-focused value propositions and leading-edge digital marketing practices, and thereby strengthen the culture and practices that support these imperatives. The result will be continuous learning and improvement in our marketing and organizational efficiency, effectiveness and clarity.

The ideal Director will have more than ten years professional service with a bachelor’s degree; eight plus years with a master’s degree, in business, marketing or a related field, and at least five years of senior experience leading/managing a marketing team. Prior digital transformation experience and experience with enterprise platforms is highly desirable.

Please note that Vetted Solutions is our search firm for this position. To submit a resume and cover letter, or to find further details regarding specific requirements and desired attributes important for this position, contact Vetted Solutions at +1 202 544 4749.

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