AHEAD builds platforms for digital business. By weaving together advances in cloud infrastructure, automation and analytics, and software delivery, we help enterprises deliver on the promise of digital transformation.
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AHEAD seeks a creative and experienced leader to drive demand for services that help enterprise clients successfully migrate workloads to AWS. Reporting to the Director of Growth Marketing, you will create multi-touch campaigns built from differentiated content and experiences, showcasing AHEAD expertise on the AWS platform.
As part of a strategic agreement AHEAD signed with AWS, you will lead marketing activation for AHEAD’s AWS solutions in the areas data analytics, managed cloud services, and application modernization. This role requires close collaboration with marketing peers in brand, creative, field, operations, and media relations; as well as with the solutions development and sales enablement teams. Your objective will be to create cohesive messaging that draws clients, employees, and partners to the AHEAD brand as it pertains to our AWS capabilities.
ResponsibilitiesWork closely with the marketing and solutions teams on AWS messaging and brand positioning across channels ranging from out of home, digital, and emailOversee the design, creation, and execution of multi-touch campaigns focused on AWSDrive KPIs around awareness, engagement, and pipeline influence Collaborate closely with Field Marketing on education events such as AWS Immersion Days as well as larger scale AWS events such as re:Invent and Regional SummitsCollaborate with the solutions and sales teams to capture client advocates and testimonials related to our work on the AWS platformFacilitate the collection and creation of thought leadership content and solution accelerates to use in AWS campaignsEnsure our sales teams receive excellent content for pitches and RFP responsesKeep close tabs on AWS market development funds, and adopt AWS’s method for tagging marketing opportunities and waterfall demand analysisDevelop talent around you, regardless of whether you manage them, and reinforce AHEAD’s five core values of collaborate, innovate, serve, drive, and grow
QualificationsFirst, be a builder of awesome campaigns and messaging; second, be a team player collaborating well with the talented professionals that surround youHave a presence, both in small and large group settingsGet hands on: everyone in our 25-person marketing team is a creator and individual contributor; some just happen to also manage othersSome combination of B2B, tech/services, and alliance marketing experience is importantPreferred location is Chicago or Atlanta
Through our daily work and internal groups like Moving Women AHEAD and RISE AHEAD, we value and benefit from diversity of people, ideas, experience, and everything in between.
We fuel growth by stacking our office with top-notch technologies in a multi-million-dollar lab, by encouraging cross department training and development, sponsoring certifications and credentials for continued learning.
We understand that you have a life outside of work. That’s why we offer flexible paid time off, paid company holidays, and the ability for you to manage your work schedule as needed.