Posted: January 28th, 2020

Title: Full-Time Marketing Content Creator               

Reports to: General Manager

Location: Portland, OR

I. General Position Summary:

  • Orox Leather Co. is seeking a Full-Time Marketing Content Creator. The ideal candidate will show a proven ability to create shareable content, evidenced by a strong digital content portfolio demonstrating excellent aesthetics and the ability to deliver compelling messages. This position is more than just a job, it's the first step towards a great career!

II. Description of Key Responsibilities:
  • Create highly engaging, dynamic media for multiple channels, including digital, email, and social media. 
  • Create campaigns that will inspire and engage customers while preserving the authenticity of the brand voice, and fostering word of mouth among a passionate customer base. 
  • Coordinate with management on the content calendar, budget, and direction.
  • Provide engaging content with a strong brand voice for social media channels and implement daily posts.
  • Design and implement weekly direct email marketing campaigns.
  • Identify target audience and grow our email list.
  • Regularly assess social media workflow and analytics tools to create efficiencies in both process and cost.
  • Lead strategic partnerships in the social space from identification of relevant partners through execution of new programs.
  • Define benchmarks and key performance indicators to quantify progress of communications campaigns.
  • Leverage market analytics and research data to maximize content relevance and customer engagement.
  • Contribute with creative ideas on how to leverage social media & content marketing to help achieve business and communications objectives.
  • Monitor and administer web analytics dashboards, reports, key reporting tools, and point out key areas of importance in accordance with goals.
  • Respond to customer feedback in an informative and sensitive manner on social channels by coordinating with internal customer care team.
  • Projects will include videography, photography, editing, sound design, color grading, interviewing, directing, static product imagery, event/on-location work, publications and graphic design.
  • Prioritize tasks and deliver projects on time while producing innovative, high-quality aesthetic works — ensuring all content is within budget and in-line with brand expectations.
  • Assist with updating and managing company programs of images, resources and digital assets.

III. Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to manage priorities and workflow.
  • Versatility, flexibility, and willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Acute attention to detail.
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects and meet deadlines.
  • Creative, flexible, an innovative team player.
  • Ability to take direction from management and work with minimal supervision.
  • Videography, photography, editing, sound design, color grading, interviewing, directing, static product imagery, event/on-location work, publications and graphic design.
  • Experience of applying creative thinking & developing engaging, creative concepts for web and social media content.
  • Experience of digital storytelling and ability to write, produce, self-shoot and edit quality content.
  • Proficiency in photography and video production equipment.
  • Strong editing skills and ability to demonstrate good editorial judgement.
  • High school diploma or equivalent, College Degree preferred specializing in marketing, sales, fashion, design and 1-3 years experience in the retail or wholesale manufacturing industry, preferably in sales, marketing, design or buying/merchandising roles.

IV. This Position Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable — more reliable than spontaneous.
  • Adaptable/flexible — enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction.
  • Innovative — prefers working in unconventional ways or on tasks that require creativity.

V. Orox's Culture is:

  • Detail-oriented — quality and precision-focused.
  • Outcome-oriented — results-focused.
  • People-oriented — supportive and people-focused.

VI. Job Conditions

  • Job may require hours that exceed 8 hours per day and/or 40 hours per week during peak season or rush projects. Position does not involve travel.

To apply, please send your resume, cover letter & a link to your marketing portfolio to jobs@oroxleather.com