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in Chicago, IL, United States
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in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Marketing Manager
Marketing Resource & Traffic Manager Req #: 19434 Location: Chicago, IL US Job Category: Corporate Job Summary

Marketing Resource & Traffic Manager

Locations: Chicago and Indianapolis

A Marketing Resource & Traffic Manager provides oversight of marketing projects across the marketing organization to help ensure the work gets done. Responsible for scheduling all jobs, moving them through the various stages of development, and assigning the right people at the right time in collaboration with marketing leadership. Scheduling includes both staff currently in the workplace and recommending immediate staffing needs, whether outsourcing, growth positions, or project-based contractor needs based on project requirements. The Marketing Resource Manager must be as proficient with coordinating project teams as well as managing projects. They can see both the big picture and the small details.

The role requires the Marketing Resource & Traffic Manager to figure out what roadblocks are in the way of project completion. This professional within the marketing infrastructure must have the skills to troubleshoot issues. The resource works to improve the efficiency of the marketing execution team while ensuring the marketing activity is completed on time and on or under budget.

This role may use software to manage operations, but personal contact with the marketing team resources is required for this role to be successful. The Marketing Resource & Traffic manager must balance the people, workflows, and technology to get the job done. Daily tasks include the oversight of every component of a marketing project across the project portfolio, whether design, content creation, or a promotional event. They work with experts tasked with producing the final marketing product, from graphic designers, copywriters, and project managers. This marketing professional maximizes marketing resources within the organization.

Candidates will be chosen based on their qualifications and demonstrated track record of delivering against similar role profiles.

Company Overview

Your Journey at Crowe Starts Here:

At Crowe, you have the opportunity to deliver innovative solutions to today’s complex business issues. Crowe’s accounting, consulting, and technology personnel are widely recognized for their in-depth expertise and understanding of sophisticated process frameworks and enabling technologies, along with their commitment to delivering measurable results that help clients build business value. Our focus on emerging technology solutions along with our commitment to internal career growth and exceptional client value has resulted in a firm that is routinely recognized as a “Best Place to Work.” We are 75 years strong and still growing. Come grow with us!


Required Skills:

  • Strong marketing knowledge, including marketing tech stack capabilities and marketing terminology.
  • Comfortable working in a dynamic and fluid environment and able to understand complex project requirements, understand briefs, and recognize potential risks and dependencies relevant to resourcing.
  • A patient yet determined demeanor designed to drive projects forward.
  • A “can do” attitude that helps troubleshoot until the task is complete.
  • Creativity and enthusiasm even in the face of setbacks.
  • Comfort level with diverse working styles and environments, including remote teams.
  • Organized, efficient, and methodical.
  • Expert at brainstorming and multitasking
  • Good with follow-through.
  • Excellent communicator.
  • Self-starter and problem-solver.
  • Great writing skills with precise attention to detail.
  • Proven track record of strong inter-departmental communication skills.
  • Fair, kind, collaborative and a trusted confidant of confidential and sensitive information.
  • Willingness to travel and work extended hours as needed.

Minimum Qualifications:

The ideal candidate must have the following:

  • Bachelor's degree is required.
  • 5 to 7 years resource management experience in marketing.
  • Proven ability to successfully manage people and projects remotely.
  • Excellent problem solving and decision-making skills.
  • Excels at collaboration, with strong communication skills.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of marketing operations.
  • Strong technical skills, easily adaptable to new technologies.
  • Agency experience a plus
  • Workfront knowledge preferred
  • Willingness to travel and work extended hours as needed.

About the Team:

Market Development and Sales (MDS): MDS supports Crowe in achieving its growth objectives by developing and executing national and international programs to build brand awareness for Crowe; promoting Crowe's thought leadership and positioning its experts in the markets it serves in both marketing and media channels; implementing lead management programs through integrated marketing and communications; and enabling revenue generation through multiple sales channels. MDS is also responsible for new product development and the Firm’s Client Experience initiative.

Our Benefits:

At Crowe, we know that great people is what makes a great firm. We value our people and offer employees a comprehensive benefits package.

How You Can Grow:

We will cultivate your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. You will have the chance to meet on a consistent basis with your Career Coach who will guide you in your career goals and aspirations.

More about Crowe:

Crowe () is one of the largest public accounting, consulting and technology firms in the United States. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.