Staples Marketing, Project Manager in Framingham, Massachusetts

Description The role of the Marketing Project Manager is to execute programs and initiatives in partnership with Merchandising, Sales, Store Operations. L&D, Segment Marketing and the internal Agency. These marketing activities influence our customers' perceptions and shopping behaviors in all channels: stores, online and C&E. Project Managers oversee the day-to-day execution of marketing tactics and programs, assisting with plans, developing materials, communicating with business partners, resolving issues and reporting on results. Project Managers have the opportunity to manage projects while getting exposure to a variety of vehicles and functions within the Company.

Key Job Responsibilities:

PROJECT MANAGEMENT

  • Responsible for execution of tactics in support of programs and initiatives

  • Project planning, understanding and developing timelines and budgets

STRATEGY AND PLANNING

  • Partner within and outside marketing to understand business needs

  • Develop and execute marketing plans and processes

CUSTOMER AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE

  • Evaluate data related to program and vehicle performance

  • Derive insights from research and analysis

  • Integrate customer insight into marketing plans and activities

MARKETING EXECUTION

  • Communicate and collaborate in all stages from planning to roll out to reporting

  • Write creative briefs, evaluate creative concepts

Qualifications Education/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • 2-4 years marketing or project management experience

Professional Knowledge/Experience

  • Detail oriented, highly organized individual with demonstrated problem solving abilities and project management skills, including working in cross-functional teams.

  • Ability to work independently, accurately and efficiently, adjusting quickly to changing priorities and aggressive timelines.

  • Demonstrated analytical skills. May be responsible for obtaining data, running reports and drawing conclusions from analysis.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in MS Office applications, specifically MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word and Outlook. Access and design skills a plus.

  • Experience working with/managing agencies and/or vendors a plus.

  • Experience working with sales support platforms (i.e. Salesforce)

About Staples:

Staples Inc. is a market-leading provider of products and services for the workplace enabling better work solutions that deliver industry-leading products, services and expertise across office supplies, facilities, breakroom, furniture, technology, promotional products, and print and marketing services. We support businesses of all sizes from solopreneurs to the Fortune 100 and everything in between providing exceptional quality and value across multiple channels, including direct sales, ecommerce, mobile, and retail.

Staples is a private company backed by Sycamore Partners composed of 3 standalone companies totaling $17B in revenue including: Staples North American Delivery, Staples Retail, and Staples Canada.

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.

Staples is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.