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Marketing Manager Job

Job Classification:  Remote

We Light the Way!


Acuity Brands (NYSE: AYI) is transforming the lighting industry. We take pride in our 12,000 employees, and they take pride in working with the best in the industry.  Join a team committed to lighting the way to a more brilliant, connected, and productive world.  Individually we are talented, but together we are unstoppable.  

About this Team

One of the strengths of Acuity Brands is its dedication to architectural and specification-grade solutions. This role will focus on elevating brand identity, developing product marketing strategy and driving increased awareness in the design community about the product offering. This position is remote reporting into the Acuity Brands marketing organization but requires strong collaboration with the internal product business unit and partners.


How you will contribute:

• Responsible for creating, implementing and managing marketing activities working in a remote environment designed to generate product awareness and brand identity that will drive business opportunities and stimulate sales for the organization.
• Develop and drive overall yearly marketing strategy and integrated campaign plans.
• Partners with internal clients to identify appropriate marketing tactics to achieve business goals.
• Project manage the daily activities associated with marketing initiatives.
• Coordinate with Design & Development team on new product launch campaigns.
• Develop and integrate a social media strategy to the traditional marketing collateral and content.
• Plans and delivers external communications to our channel, our customers and our industry designed to positively impact the external brand image.
• Writes creative briefs for internal and external content providers, including graphic designers, photographers, videographers and writers.
• Ensures all marketing material adheres to brand guidelines.
• Creates and updates marketing materials to be used across various media platforms (including: collateral, presentations, brochures, product sheets, fact sheets, case studies, web content, newsletters, ads, tradeshow booths and sales tools.)
• Updates and maintains website content.
• Supports internal communication activities, including sharing marketing activities and project successes with employees and channel.
• Enters and promotes product design competitions.
• Works with sales channel, external photographers and writers to produce compelling project stories.
• Adds value to the organization by identifying process improvement opportunities.
• Other general marketing duties as assigned.

Qualified Applicants will have:

• Bachelor’s degree in marketing or related field.
• 1 to 2 years’ experience in marketing strategy and principles.
• Experience in the implementation and execution of web and social media strategies.
• Strong team player with excellent interpersonal skills.
• Good writing, communication and presentation skills.
• Good multi-tasking abilities with excellent organizational skills.
• Ability to work within short time frames and meet deadlines.
• High-energy, passionate, creative yet grounded personality.

Preferred Experience
• Previous working knowledge of manufacturing environments.
• Previous working knowledge about the lighting, controls or design industry.
• Previous working experience with creative agencies and disciplines.
• Advanced MS Office. (Word, Power Point and Excel.)
• Ability to travel overnight (up to 10%) (must have ability to obtain US Passport)

Physical Requirements


    We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!


    Please utilize the internal career site to apply if you are a current employee at Acuity Brands. 


    We value diversity and are an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regards to race, color, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, ethnicity or national origin, disability, pregnancy, religion, covered veteran status, protected genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

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    Accommodation for Applicants with Disabilities:  As an equal opportunity employer, Acuity Brands is committed to providing reasonable accommodations in its application process for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans. If you have difficulty using our online system due to a disability and need an accommodation, you may contact us at (770) 922-9000.  Please clearly indicate what type of accommodation you are requesting and for what requisition. 


    Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.


    Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

    Req ID:  3433

    Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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