Saint-Gobain Digital Marketing Specialist in Granville, New York

At Saint-Gobain we design, manufacture and distribute materials which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. Join our innovative, passionate and entrepreneurial community to improve the world of tomorrow with us.

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world.

Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping.

At Saint-Gobain, our people are our most valuable asset so we provide competitive base salary and incentive compensation packages to reward and recognize employees for their contributions toward the company's success. We also offer a comprehensive and flexible benefits package with programs designed to meet our employees’ diverse needs.

▪Medical/Vision/Dental/Pharmacy ▪Short and Long Term Disability ▪Life and AD&D Insurance ▪Dependent Life Insurance ▪Volunteer Paid Time Off ▪Retirement Plan: 401(k) ▪Group Legal Coverage ▪Flexible Spending Account ▪Paid Holidays ▪Paid Vacation ▪Tuition Reimbursement ▪Employee Assistance Program (EAP) ▪Matching Gifts Program ▪Product Rebates ▪Vendor Discounts ▪Scholarship Program ▪Live Well ▪Wellness Reimbursement ▪Pet Insurance

For additional information please visit us on Glassdoor.

Job Summary

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world. Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping. By joining the Innovative Materials Sector you are becoming a part of Life’s Material Difference.

We are seeking a Digital Marketing Specialist who will align the company’s vision with the marketplace through creation of dynamic and compelling digital assets to support our global Tape Solutions business, with a strong focus on digital innovation and growth. This position is responsible for graphic creation and ongoing maintenance of our many digital marketing platforms including our Digital Asset Management system and newly launched website in an effort to maintain a modern, professional image to our internal and external customers. We are seeking someone who is highly organized, detail-oriented, friendly, and forward thinking with great communication skills and an aptitude for continuous learning to keep abreast of changing technologies. If you’re a team player with a positive outlook a passion for creativity while maintaining brand standards and ensuring consistency in messaging, you might just be who we need. Experience marketing highly technical B2B products is preferred.

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND CHARACTERISTICS

Highly motivated, driven and dynamic individual capable of handling a fast paced global environment that is growing and evolving to meet the needs of the market while at the same time balancing the ability to provide support for the core business and our key growth areas.

Degree in Graphic Design/Digital and/or proven experience in field with 5 years of experience in digital graphic design

Thorough knowledge of relevant software and technology platforms including Microsoft platforms (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook); Internet Explorer, Chrome and FireFox; Adobe Creative Cloud (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator)

Knowledge of Drupal 7, HTML5, and CSS preferred

Experience working for a manufacturer with a B2B distribution model a strong plus

Expertise in creating digital assets that can be used in online campaigns and digital initiatives

Experience with maintaining websites hosted on Drupal or similar CMS platform and email marketing tools

Knowledge of interactive electronic media (QR Codes, linking, support media for social media sites)

Time management, prioritization skills, and adherence to deadlines while maintaining grace under fire

Must be able to work independently and cooperatively; able to take direction

Must have a proficiency in file optimization for print and web

Must have high energy, creativity, confidence, passion for the job, decisive eye for detail, exceptional teamwork and communication skills, and an eagerness and drive to keep up with new technologies and training

Adept at writing, speaking, and building interpersonal relationships, especially internationally

Essential Functions

Digital Platform Administration

  • Contributes to the organization and maintenance of file systems and database information, as well as projects supporting all lines of business.

  • Assists in the development and maintenance of the digital asset management tool (Asset Library) to house various media (video, pdfs, logos, images, etc.) for internal and external access while managing server capacity and redundancies.

  • Handles some on-location photography art direction to advise photographer of needs and set requirements to specifications.

  • Must be able to manage project workflow once duties are assigned and provide ongoing reporting of timelines, issues or progress.

Website Maintenance

  • Responsible for proactively making changes to website content to reflect recent updates to images and collateral.

  • Should have familiarity with Drupal or a similar CMS platform in order to make changes within the existing framework. If changes to architecture be needed, it may be necessary to work with our development team

Graphic Design

  • Create supporting marketing collateral including, but not limited to, product literature, advertisements, training materials, trade show graphics, newsletters, posters/banners/signage, distributor programs, web graphics and other graphic services for both print production and/or online/electronic usage utilizing specialized software, design expertise and brand standards.

  • Participate in brainstorming and discussion of concepts and creative ideas for product development and marketing, related to look, feel and visual impact, to help bring ideas and concepts to life.

  • Facilitate ongoing updates and changes to existing material with customer service mindset.

  • Create icons, illustrations, and logos from scratch.

  • Develop templates for email marketing campaigns in Constant Contact, Mail Chimp or similar.

  • Edit photography in PhotoShop as needed.

  • Make updates to product packaging as needed.

  • Must have attention to detail, typography, visual sensitivity and design creativity.

  • Prepare files for print and/or electronic distribution.

  • Deliver concepts and/or mock-up computerized renderings and be able to present to supervisor.

  • Must be able to modify traditional print strategies and tactics into digital environment while adhering to design standards and assuring accuracy.

  • Slicing and preparing files in Photoshop for homepages, landing pages, site banners, email creative and other projects as needed.

  • Must independently evaluate project scope and content to determine how to use brand standards to create a design that maximizes logo/brand, copy and photography placement to communicate product message – this is not just following a template but may mean working from scratch each time.

  • Must independently manage project to timeline and budget request within total scope of all assigned project.

  • Must seek direct review/approval from requesting customers of SG and direct manager. Manager has final approval sign off prior to production

Support of Transformation Initiatives

  • Prepare and fulfill file and/or image requests as needed.

  • Provide expertise and assistance in print and electronic media including web and social media projects.

  • Continued development and research to expand skill base in new media.

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics is one of seven businesses within the Innovative Materials Sector, which is spear-heading the advancement of innovation within the Group. Performance Plastics is a recognized leader in the advanced polymer technology market with access to state-of-the-art manufacturing and research & development facilities around the world.

Through close partnerships with our business leaders, our team works to support the achievement of business goals while emphasizing the PPL values of accountability, trust, initiative, respect and helping.

At Saint-Gobain, our people are our most valuable asset so we provide competitive base salary and incentive compensation packages to reward and recognize employees for their contributions toward the company's success. We also offer a comprehensive and flexible benefits package with programs designed to meet our employees’ diverse needs.

▪Medical/Vision/Dental/Pharmacy ▪Short and Long Term Disability ▪Life and AD&D Insurance ▪Dependent Life Insurance ▪Volunteer Paid Time Off ▪Retirement Plan: 401(k) ▪Group Legal Coverage ▪Flexible Spending Account ▪Paid Holidays ▪Paid Vacation ▪Tuition Reimbursement ▪Employee Assistance Program (EAP) ▪Matching Gifts Program ▪Product Rebates ▪Vendor Discounts ▪Scholarship Program ▪Live Well ▪Wellness Reimbursement ▪Pet Insurance

For additional information please visit us on Glassdoor.

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