Celanese Corporation is a global technology leader in the production of specialty materials and chemical products which are used in most major industries and consumer applications. Our products, essential to everyday living, are manufactured in North America, Europe and Asia. Known for operational excellence, sustainability and premier safety performance, Celanese delivers value to customers around the globe with best-in-class technologies. Based in Dallas, Texas, the company employs approximately 7,100 employees worldwide and had 2015 net sales of $5.7 billion, with approximately 67% generated outside of North America. For more information about Celanese Corporation and its global product offerings, visit www.celanese.com.

 

Marketing Communications Manager, Materials Solutions & Americas

 

Purpose and Summary of position:

 

  • Design and execute marketing programs that attract and nurture qualified leads for Celanese Materials Solutions (Globally) and within the region - in coordination with regional peers and in partnership with commercial and business teams
  • Understand and translate strategic and commercial objectives for Materials Solutions into global / regional marketing programs, engagement campaigns, and communications strategies - serve as the primary partner for the businesses to drive customer engagement with Celanese
  • Guide, support, and develop Marketing Communications Specialists in the creation of marketing programs and personas for their assigned platforms - provide strategic guidance, share best practices, and offer recommendations for experimentation / pilots
  • Coordinate with the Marketing Communications Manager for Acetyls Core to regionalize, tailor, and execute campaigns and events for those products within the Americas
  • Establish the budget and maintain accountability for performance of marketing initiatives against commercial objectives for leads, opportunities, and overall impact on Celanese
  • Identify opportunities for content development and suggest marketing opportunities (e.g., new messaging, channels, tone) that improve the overall effectiveness of Celanese's marketing efforts - engage all available communication channels and tactics

 

Required Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Creative Mindset - Thinking, Problem Solving, and Experimentation
  • Brand and Customer Development Planning
  • Creation and Execution of Marketing Programs and Campaign Strategies
  • Team leadership and team development experience
  • Market Research Toolkit (incl. primary, secondary; interview, focus groups)
  • Project Management Skills
  • Analytical Mindset & Reporting Capability
  • Experience with multi-functional / matrixed teams
  • Great communications skills - written, verbal, presentations
  • Customer-orientation and mindset (i.e., connect marketing to commercial objectives to customer needs)

 

Desirable Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

  • Work experience for a multi-national organization, with project experience outside United States
  • Demonstrated success in the design and execution of marketing programs that attracted and nurtured qualified leads for commercial opportunities
  • Ability to collaborate across functions and with business line leadership; experience in developing creative opportunities from financial goals and metrics
  • Experience with marketing automation (e.g., Oracle Marketing Cloud, Marketo) and customer relationship management (e.g., Salesforce, Dynamics CRM) applications
  • Experience with digital engagement platforms (e.g., Social Media, Webinars)