Marketing Director - Thomas E. Strauss, Inc. (posted 11/19/19)
Thomas E. Strauss, Inc., Lancaster, PA, is the corporate parent company that founded multiple well-respected Lancaster County organizations such as Miller’s Smorgasbord Restaurant, Smokehouse BBQ and Brews, Amish View Inn & Suites, Plain & Fancy Country Store, and Locally Made Food Shop. Rooted in rich Lancaster County history and tradition, Thomas E. Strauss, Inc. began in 1929 as a gas station serving chicken and waffles and grew into a widely recognized, multiple entity leader in Lancaster County’s hospitality community. Founded upon high quality products, outstanding customer service, and a collaborative team-based environment, Thomas E. Strauss, Inc. continues to spread happiness and share cultural experiences with hundreds of guests daily.
Thomas E. Strauss, Inc. is seeking a full-time Marketing Director to drive corporate branding and champion marketing strategy for all Thomas E. Strauss, Inc. corporate entities. As a departmental leader, this position will utilize marketing best practices and industry trends to creatively facilitate all advertising, public relations, social media, promotions, and design initiatives. Additionally, the Marketing Director will collaboratively partner as a member of the corporate leadership team to ensure operational success and to influence organizational culture. The successful candidate will thrive in a team-oriented, highly relational, fast-paced environment.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing or equivalent experience, required
A minimum of 5 years of demonstrated, successful experience in the marketing industry and strong understanding of current marketing best practices, necessary
A minimum of 3 years of progressive leadership experience with the ability to influence and develop teams, essential
Experience with marketing and computer software – Adobe Suite, Microsoft Office Suite, Wordpress, Social Media platforms, etc.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Demonstrated community involvement, strongly preferred