Knoll Inc. Marketing Manager in New York, New York
Tracking Code 1627-056
Knoll is a global office furnishings manufacturer committed to design excellence and recognized internationally for creating workplace furnishings that inspire, evolve and endure. As a division of Knoll, KnollStudio is a definitive resource for modern furniture in both the contract and residential markets. Our collections include iconic pieces from great modernists and exciting new products from today’s best designers.
To learn more about Knoll please visit our website www.knoll.com at http://www.knoll.com/
Seeking a curious, creative, business-minded person with a passion for design and products. The KnollStudio Marketing Manager will be a voice of leadership at Knoll. This individual will share product management responsibilities for KnollStudio’s portfolio with their counterpart in Marketing. They will interact regularly with the appropriate Marketing, Design and Supply Chain personnel to strategize and grow KnollStudio’s market share in both the contract and residential distribution channels. This position has no direct reports and is an individual contributor within the amazing KnollStudio Marketing team.
Key responsibilities include:
Formulate marketing strategies and assist in creating a product development plan
Project Management: Implement launch plan for new products, finishes, and line extensions
Maintain marketing and sales materials (price list, brochures, sales presentation)
Develop competitive research for your product category
Develop and deliver product training
Field sales team inquiries and requests
Problem solve to make day-to-day decisions that drive results
Position requires a balance of qualitative and quantitative analysis, combined with strong intuitive sense
Successfully develop collaborative relationships with internal and external suppliers, stakeholders and customers, as well as design partners
Possess excellent written and oral communications skills
MBA preferred (not required)
Bachelor’s degree required preferably with an emphasis in marketing, design liberal arts or related fields
Three years of product marketing related experience required
Strong design sensitivity
Background in contract or residential furniture or other design-related experience preferred
Team oriented, creative thinker, problem solver
Excellent computer skills, particularly with Microsoft Office applications
Willingness to travel occasionally.
We offer a location based in New York City, competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package. For immediate consideration, please apply online at www.knoll.com at http://www.knoll.com/
Job Location New York, New York, United States
Position Type Full-Time/Regular
We are an equal opportunity employer.
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.