Marketing Manager - Direct

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Our healthcare client is looking for a Marketing Manager - Direct for a permanent/contract-to-hire position. In this role, you will support franchisee expansion by managing direct marketing/direct mail programs and connecting initiatives to national programs. If you have 5+ years of marketing and campaign management experience and are looking for a new challenge, please apply!


This role requires some in-person meetings, so local candidates to Minneapolis, Minnesota are preferred.


Position Overview

This role is focused on developing and managing direct marketing/direct mail campaigns to generate new leads. Collaboration is key as you ensure alignment between cross-functional partners including agencies, sales, operations, and franchisees.

  • Manage programs/campaigns from concept through post-program analysis
  • Manage print vendor relationship and negotiations
  • Oversee and manage project timelines and deliverables with internal and external partners
  • Review data from various sources (include AI-based print campaign analytics) and provide insights and recommendations for program enhancements
  • Write light copy for direct mail

Personal Skills

  • Creative experience is a huge plus
  • Ability to make decisions and own it
  • Desire to bring strategic ideas to the table

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • Marketing experience that can create an immediate increase in direct-mail performance
  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, or related field
  • 3-5 years of proven experience in marketing, or related field
  • Franchise experience, account management, or similar experience desired
  • Solid analytical background
  • Direct mail experience is strongly preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to analyze and interpret information, identify issues and their causes, and use good judgment in making decisions to resolve issues
  • Strong project management and organizational skills; Ability to handle multiple priorities and projects while meeting deadlines and staying on budget
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products


Who We Are

Welcome to Antenna. We are a community of marketers dedicated to the idea that business problems aren’t solved by resumes. We believe real challenges deserve real people, real relationships, and real solutions. We carefully match our skilled professionals to the needs of all types of organizations, from project-based consulting to long-term assignments. Unlike transactional agencies who only scratch the surface, our model is built on face-to-face involvement.

Our goal is to understand you, so we can advocate for your interests and help you steer your career. Through education, professional coaching, and shared tools and practices, we help you grow your value - year after year. If you’re ready for real challenges and a deeper kind of connection, Antenna could be your team. Real opportunity awaits.

Reasons To Join Our Community

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We nurture a culture that unites and supports our consultants. Through our Way We Work speaker series, our Good Works program, special events and other shared resources, our people stay connected wherever they’re working.

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We are always looking for opportunities to help you improve your skills and advance in your career. Working with our clients may also help you gain access to new networks, connections and opportunities to enhance your own professional and personal growth.

Antenna Icons Colored Generous Support

Our consultants receive a personalized experience with our talent and client teams that connect you with assignments based on your skills, experience, interests and career goals. Consultants also have access to our diverse community of marketing consultants, which allows them to collaborate, share best practices and network with one another.

Antenna Icons Colored Benefits Benefits

For marketers who join the Antenna community as a contractor or W-2 hourly employee, we offer the following benefits:

• Paid time off
• Medical & dental insurance
• Healthcare Spending Account
• 401k retirement plan
• Direct deposit
• Invoice management
• Reimbursements
• Talent and client referral bonuses
• Access to short and long-term disability and life insurance
• Support infrastructure