Digital Marketing Operations Manager [Temporary]

About Sustainable Brands:

Sustainable Brands® is the premier global community of brand innovators who are shaping the future of commerce worldwide. Since 2006, our mission has been to inspire, engage and equip today’s business and brand leaders to prosper for the near and long term by leading the way to a better future. Digitally published news articles and issues-focused conversation topics, internationally known conferences and regional events, a robust e-learning library and peer-to-peer membership groups all facilitate community learning and engagement throughout the year. Sustainable Brands is a division of Sustainable Life Media headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Joining our team offers you the opportunity to gain a first-hand awareness into what is happening at the forefront of innovation for sustainability. You'll meet the people who are making it happen and growing yourself and contributing to a healthy organization in the process.

Why you'll love working with us:

Our team is a diverse mix of media, sustainability and business experts. Our people are changing the business conversation and in the process are changing the world. We are a team of fun individuals passionate about the role brand and business play in creating a sustainable and regenerative future.  If you are inspired by working with others whose purpose is to have a lasting impact on the world, you’ll fit in well here.

Being our Digital Marketing Operations Manager:

The temporary Marketing Manager will sit in this seat while a full-time staff member is on maternity leave. The job is open from June 11- October 5, 2018. This person will support the Global Brand Services team in executing the integrated marketing communications plans for our New Metrics '18 and SB'19 Detroit events, and our membership product through targeted, innovative digital marketing strategies.


  • Execute integrated marketing communication plans, defining messages to be communicated, targeting audiences and goals to be achieved, that fit with the company’s marketing initiatives and objectives for sustainable business events.
  • Maintain project schedules around marketing deliverables; project manage marketing campaigns.
  • Execute marketing email campaigns to acquire new leads and nurture existing leads to achieve marketing objectives for sustainable business events.
  • Test and optimize to improve open rates, click-through rates, conversion and other relevant KPIs for email campaigns
  • Execute marketing campaign creation, implementation, and technical management of demand generation programs including building, testing, documenting, attributing, and reporting back campaign results
  • Oversee live event microsites, landing pages, and lead generation campaigns to promote events, maximize engagement, and increase conversion rates
  • Develop and execute online advertising strategy, budget and timelines to promote live events and generate new top of the funnel leads on AdWords
  • Oversee and manage marketing tech stack across marketing automation tools (Pardot, Marketo and Mailchimp), analytics tools (Google Analytics), and optimization/productivity tools (Slack, Asana, Basecamp and Evernote).
  • Capture and analyze data from various platforms (such as etouches, Pardot, and Google) to provide KPIs against target goals and identify trends and develop/adjust marketing campaigns to generate growth and maximize acquisition, conversion and retention rates

About You/Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree or foreign degree equivalent in Marketing, Business Administration, Communications, Integrated Marketing Communications or related
  • 3+ years of experience in marketing automation platforms with a high proficiency in Marketo, Pardot or Mailchimp
  • 3+ years of experience in marketing operations in digital marketing environment
  • 3+ years of experience in email marketing in B2B industry, and/or in events/sustainability
  • 3+ years of experience in project management
  • Proficiency in Google Analytics
  • Proficiency in HTML/CSS/JavaScript plus knowledge of website and email responsive design 
  • Strong analytical skills (including mastery of Microsoft Excel); must be able to manipulate, analyze, and learn from data in order to always improve job performance.
  • Knowledge of environmental and social sustainability practices in a business environment is a plus.

To apply:

Email us your resume along with a cover letter which are interesting and personal - and best describes who you are and why you are the one to fill this opportunity. Please use the email subject line "Digital Marketing Operations Manager" and deliver to  Also, please include a URL to your LinkedIn profile and Twitter handle if applicable, as well as how you heard about the position.

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