Franklin Armory® is a premier firearm and accessory manufacturing company in Northern Nevada. Due to internal promotions, Franklin Armory® is looking for an experienced Director of Marketing at the Minden, NV facility. This position reports to the company President. On a regular basis, the ideal candidate will be able to successfully collaborate with the Director of Sales and the Director of Operations. As the Director of Marketing, you will support the company with various tasks such as collaborating on the development and execution of marketing plans, web, social media efforts, marketing budget, and content development.
The successful candidate will….
Need to maintain and develop the creative schedule and relay progress to key stakeholders on current projects.
Self-initiate, develop, and execute marketing projects to promote the brand.
Assist in the creation of mock up projects.
Invent new ideas for branding, advertising campaigns, and marketing messages.
Make consequential decisions on advertising and budgetary allocations.
Look at new data, analyze trends, and keep current with the market.
Meet with corporate heads and clients on a regular basis.
Be a good communicator.
Manage subordinate personnel.
Have experience in video editing, photo/video set design, digital photography, photo editing software, social media marketing, creative concept design, magazine design, email marketing, and branding.
Be responsible for oversight of tradeshows. (e.g. Shot Show, NRA Show, ect…)
Update our website with the most current information
Design the company catalog
Assist the sales team on projects as needed
Assist with scheduling and photographing social content for Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, ect...
Manage an annual budget
Have experience with AR15 type rifles and other modern firearms is required
Travel (e.g. SHOT Show)
Have an ability to multi-task and simultaneously handle the coordination of several events in various stages.
Will be drug-free
A bachelor or master’s in marketing is preferred
A positive attitude and meticulous attention to detail are required
Able to type at least 35 WPM
Comfortable interacting with customers on a regular basis
Have an existing knowledge base with AR platform firearms
Have previous Sales and/or Marketing experience
Previous military and law enforcement a plus
Must be able to pass an extensive background check
Must be able to possess a firearm under Nevada and Federal law
Must pass a drug test
Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Office365, Adobe Suite, Dynamic 365 and QuickBooks.
Must be able to use 10 Key Calculator, Keying +35 WPM, and general office equipment
Operate lift trucks or hand trucks to convey, move or hoist materials to proper departments or areas
Moderate walking, standing, heavy lifting, carrying, stooping, bending, kneeling, and reaching. Work outside and inside, around moving objects, and with machinery with moving parts. Frequent exposure to fumes, dust, and noise
Required to lift up to 50 lbs
Maintain the highest level of safety and cleanliness
Ensure that all documentation is correct, including quantities and other records
Work performed in a shop and office environment
Must be present in regular attendance and have a flexible work schedule
Ensure compliance with legal and company ordinances in his/her areas of responsibility
Exposed to shop elements such as noise, dust, odors, fumes, etc.
Keeps his/her standard of knowledge up-to-date in his/her area of responsibility through continuing education measures
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include healthcare, 401k, vision, and dental.
About Franklin Armory
Franklin Armory® is a growing company with multiple facilities in Northern Nevada. We focus on asymmetrical approaches to the firearms marketplace. We are known for our innovative compliance products that fit various jurisdictional requirements, as well as our ability to create completely new designs and product segments.The imagination of our personnel is what drives our success. We are always looking for new employees that are not confined by the paradigms of today.