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As a Senior Manager, Associate Creative Director - Promotional Copywriting
, you will leverage your deep digital and multichannel expertise to be a driving force in Target Creative by leading a team of Promo Copywriters who convey Target's most exciting seasonal sales events and value offerings to our guests. You will support and develop the Promo Copywriters on your team along with multichannel copy-specific projects, creating breakthrough marketing and experiences for our brands and categories. You will articulate Target's brand to infuse the work with an unmistakably Target approach, and will be responsible for building and further defining Target's Promo voice across all channels, acting as a consultant in the shaping and sharing of style guides and best practices. You will be looked to as the point person for copy on high-profile and/or business critical projects, leading within ambiguity and clarifying copy points of view. You'll coach and evaluate work through the lens of creative, but also guest journey and marketing goals. You'll build and maintain partnerships across Marketing, Digital, and within Target Creative leadership. You will work to evolve how we create work, approaching content creation in new, faster and more efficient ways. You will establish strategies for achieving individual and team goals that align to the broader Target Creative vision and drive successful outcomes.
Critical to this role is having a deep expertise in promotional copywriting, digital and advertising in all channels ranging from radio to social video to email and home page messaging. You are someone who stays current with retail & digital media trends and experiences, and are a passionate advocate for memorable copy and creative. We'll support you along the way with personal and career development, to help you grow as a strong Senior Manager, Associate Creative Director - Promo Copywriting.
Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.About you:
- Four-year degree or equivalent work experience
- 8+ years of copywriting experience across a wide range of channels, including digital channels
- Ability to guide and coach Promo writing and creative at a high-level and apply a critical eye to creative work
- Refined presentation and negotiation skills, and the ability to align partners in high stakes moments
- Demonstrated ability to successfully lead and develop people, including providing meaningful feedback and managing performance
- Ability to lead a team through challenging and ambiguous moments, with strong leadership qualities including management and interpersonal skills
- Proactive at seeking solutions to improve processes and elevate the work
- Strong creative portfolio demonstrating breadth of creative capabilities, with a focus on ecommerce copywriting, digital creative and innovation
This position may be considered for a Remote or Hybrid work arrangement based on Target's needs. A Hybrid work arrangement means the team members core role will be a blend of virtual and onsite at a Target location. A Remote work arrangement means the team member works full-time from home or an alternate location that's not a Target location, does not have a desk at their primary HQ work location and may travel to HQ up to 4 times a year. Work duties cannot be performed outside of the country of the primary work location, unless otherwise prescribed by Target. The salary range is :$85,400.00 USD - $153,700.00 USD. Pay is based on several factors which may include, but are not limited to education, work experience, certifications, labor markets, etc. In addition to your salary, Target cares about and invests in you as a team member, so that you can take care of yourself and your family. Find competitive benefits from financial and education to well-being and beyond at https://corporate.target.com/careers/benefits.Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.