Reports to: Heroes Will Rise, Inc. President, Cas Holman
Location: Brooklyn, NY / Remote
Heroes Will Rise (HWR) was founded by Cas Holman in 2006 to support the design, manufacture, and marketing of child-directed play products and spaces. The company works with clients worldwide to design custom spaces and objects for play and is currently focusing on growing their successful B2B Rigamajig Brand collection, a unique and collaborative large-scale building toy. Originally designed as a pop-up playground for the High Line Park in NYC, the Rigamajig brand, a multi-million dollar product line has grown into a family of 13 play products found in thousands of schools, children’s museums, libraries, parks and homes worldwide with global distribution partners in the US, Canada, Australia, The Netherlands, The United Arab Emirates and China. HWR is dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic team.
To impact the global culture of education and childhood by promoting the importance of play, creativity, and gender-nonspecific, open-ended activities. They do so by designing high-quality child-directed play products and spaces that are accessible to children of diverse abilities and backgrounds.
Marketing + Sales Director, Position Overview:
HWR is seeking an experienced, creative, and entrepreneurial minded Director of Marketing & Sales. The role’s focus is 80% marketing and 20% sales. This individual will be owning the development, positioning, implementation, execution and strategy to invent a completely new market from the ground up. They have a proven ability to build and develop relationships, partnerships and cross collaborations to support brand and utilize design thinking to create impact. The ideal director will analyze markets, develop, test and iterate through different marketing plans, will have successful sales results, marketing, and growth strategy designed to position HWR as a leading provider of open-ended child directed play products and spaces.
Marketing Strategy & Implementation
Additional Knowledge or Experience
Compensation will commensurate with experience and qualifications, and include performance-based incentives.
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Heroes Will Rise values the benefits of a diversified workplace. To that end, we strongly encourage applications from candidates within underrepresented populations including but not limited to race, age, sex, ethnicity, disability, HIV status, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, national origin, religion, and veteran status. We are dedicated to the goal of building a culturally diverse and pluralistic team.