Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.
Fueling the continued success of one of the world’s most beloved and recognized brands is a distinctly capable, creative and innovative Marketing organization. Target Marketing is well known for inspiring and surprising guests, and we pride ourselves on connecting them to the products and experiences they expect and deserve from Target. We study our guests to discover new needs and insights, and then craft every interaction to build brand love. We are market experts who insist on a clear and cohesive understanding of our business objectives, guest segments and behaviors, strategies and tactics, overcoming obstacles and measuring success. Our commitment to partnering both internally and with external agencies gives us a wide range of capabilities, from award-winning creative work to exciting and unique promotional marketing. Leveraging our collective assets and fostering a healthy, supportive and open team culture, we deliver a holistically gratifying experience that guests can only get at Target.
A role with Target In-Store Marketing means an opportunity to shape our guests’ holistic experience of our marketing content inside our stores. You’ll drive the success of both forward-thinking projects and best practices that have an important impact on In-Store Marketing’s activities. Bring your strong skills of prioritization and creative evaluation to ensure business needs are met, while driving exceptional in-store Guest experiences.
As a Marketing Manager, ISMPlanning, you will lead the strategy and creative concept development for seasonal businesses and cross-company initiatives for in-store marketing, guided by Target’s overall strategies. You are responsible for authoring strategy briefs for key seasonal timeframes and establishing best practices to advance a best-in-class experience for our guest. You’ll lead execution of initiatives with your cross-functional teams and drive process and cost efficiencies to ensure projects meet all deadlines. Key to this role is the ability to cultivate and maintain strong partnerships with internal stakeholders across the organization and external partners. Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.
Four-year degree in Marketing
4+ years relevant marketing or retail experience
Ability to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with proven ability to collaborate effectively with partners
Strong negotiation and problem-solving skills
Ability to lead and direct cross-functional teams and advocate for Guest-focused solutions
Ability to manage ambiguity
About Target Corporation
Minneapolis-based Target Corporation (NYSE: TGT) serves guests at nearly 1,800 stores and at Target.com. Since 1946, Target has given 5 percent of its profit to communities, that giving equals more than $4 million a week. For more information, visit Target.com/Pressroom. For a behind-the-scenes look at Target, visit ABullseyeView.com or follow @TargetNews on Twitter.