Brand Relations Manager

The Brand Relations Manager at Accent Decor is responsible for proactively marketing Accent Decor as a brand through strategic partnerships, including advertising, influencer relationships, industry appearances and philanthropic partnerships. The person in this position should strive to increase Accent Decor’s visibility on all mediums by constantly pursuing new ventures and creating excitement about our brand and what we represent as a company. 


Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The essential functions include, but are not limited to the following:

• Function as Accent Decor’s ambassador for PR and advertising, maintaining current relationships and suggesting potential new advertising opportunities to the team

• Seek out new opportunities for influencer partnerships, pursuing and maintaining the necessary relationships through industry outreach, building the Accent Decor brand

• Manage the full-cycle of promotional orders: donation requests, screening requests, order completion and managing budget

• Provide Marketing Director with an advertising schedule, including advertising deadlines

• Partner closely with Director of Philanthropy to get Accent Decor team involved with philanthropies and opportunities to volunteer

• Monitor marketing trends while keeping a close eye on competitive products in the marketplace

• Travel to and participate in winter and summer shows and select conferences

 

Minimum Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities)

• 3-5 years of experience in PR and Brand Relations

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Strong research and analytical skills

• In-depth understanding of the company’s current products and future concepts

• Ability to think creatively and innovatively

• Budget-management skills and proficiency

• Analytical skills to forecast and identify trends and challenges

• Familiarity with the latest trends, technologies and methodologies in graphic design, web design, production, etc.

• Self-starter who can work independently and is self-motivated while managing multiple projects and deadlines

• Ability to collaborate within a team

• Well organized and detail oriented