Sr. Manager, Influencer Marketing

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 12 days ago
Job Description
Under Armour is all about performance. Because what we make empowers athletes in every form to push themselves, to turn good into great, and to stay hungry for whatever comes next. And this is exactly what we expect from each other.
Working with us means one key thing: no matter what you do, you see every day and every project as a chance to push your field forward. In every store and every office, we build teams where everyone is an MVP. And together we tackle every challenge head on. Because we work to push the gear, the game, and ourselves farther.
We’re looking for people who do more than good work. We’re looking for the Best in Every Game.
Under Armour is the chosen brand of this generation of athletes... and the athletes of tomorrow. We're about performance - in training and on game day, in blistering heat and bitter cold. Whatever the conditions, whatever the sport, Under Armour delivers the advantage athletes have come to demand.That demand has created an environment of growth. An environment where building a great team is vital. An environment where doing whatever it takes is the baseline and going above and beyond to protect the Brand is commonplace.The world's hungriest athletes live by a code, a pledge to themselves and everyone else: Protect This House... I Will.  Our goal is to Build A Great Team!  Will YOU…Protect This House?!
Summary:
Under Armour is seeking a Senior Manager, Influencer Marketing for our growing Global Consumer Engagement group. This role will be responsible for leading the strategic development and activation of Under Armour’s Global Influencer Marketing practice. 
We are looking for a thought leader with a proven track record of working with talent to develop progressive content, engagement, and activation strategies for brands, evolving the way they develop connections with consumers.  As a relatively new group within Under Armour, we’re looking to add talent that can help further define the culture we’re creating… consumer-centric, intellectually curious, and always innovating.
The ideal candidate will have a passion for sport and pop culture, social media, content creation, and a desire to drive business impact.
Responsibilities:
Lead the activation of Under Armour’s global influencer marketing strategy.
Work with Brand Marketing to align on seasonal business initiatives and execute influencer marketing strategies that drive against brand goals.
Develop a rationale for who the brand should partner with and drive communications to help foster those relationships.
Oversee influencer talent communications, product fulfillment, and day-to-day service  are maintained and executed with precision. 
Partner with Category Content Strategists to map influencer strategies against category content plans.
Partner with Category Content Strategist to drive tactical ideation and execution for influencer activations.
Work with regional marketing partners to drive global influencer best practices, deliver against seasonal influencer content needs, and advise on any local content creation.
Collaborate with brand marketing teammates to ensure influencer voice and content align to category positioning and creative direction.
Partner with Events and PR  teams to activate influencer in connection to experiential activations.
Track influencer program performance against defined KPI’s and evaluate the impact of our work, providing actionable insights for the future to cross-functional partners.
Manage and maintain a test and learn agenda built to pilot new influencer partners, content, product, and platforms.
Manage agency and 3rdparty relationships.
Qualifications:
5+ years of relevant experience in influencer marketing, talent management, or social media (agency or client side).
Deep Understanding of digital landscape, media, trends and online consumer behavior.
Proven project management skills with a knack for cross-functional collaboration and a focus on completing on time and on budget.
Experience working within influencer management platforms.
Ability to track KPIs and analyze data to build narratives that help optimize performance.
Excellent communication and presentation skills – must be able to both educate and gain consensus with internal partners and decision makers. 
Pro-active in pursuing new opportunities, ideas, platforms, etc.
Professional experience in or personal passion for sport and entertainment a plus.
Must be willing to travel.
Must be willing to work in a fast-paced environment with an openness to change as our company grows.
At Under Armour, we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy (including childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), national origin, age, physical and mental disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information (including characteristics and testing), military and veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by applicable law.  Under Armour believes that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool.