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MARKETING MANAGER

 
POSITION SUMMARY 
Darn Tough Vermont is looking for a marketing manager to help drive the Darn Tough Vermont brand in becoming THE Great American Sock Company. The successful candidate will bring creativity, passion and a broad wealth of knowledge of wholesale and retail marketing. 
As marketing manager, your main focus will be to manage and execute our overall brand and market strategy and brand representation across all media, including websites, E-Commerce, social, advertising, events/trade shows, PR, promotions, cause marketing, partnerships, retail packaging, POS displays, and  sales materials and catalogs. Additionally you will work closely with the product development and sales teams regarding market and product trends, product positioning, strategy, and relevance to the brand. 
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 
 
Marketing: 
• Develop annual marketing plan and budget. 
• Manage consistent brand image of the company across all areas.  
• Work closely with the internal teams as well as external agencies/contractors to execute plans.
• Track and conduct trend research of competitors and industry trends. 
 
Creative:
• Responsible for the execution of all printed and digital assets for the business.
• Manage all creative projects from concept through production. 
• Generate sales materials and catalogs, as needed for annual sales meetings and customer presentations.
 
Management:
• Manage outside contractors (ad agency, P.R. agency, etc.) 
• Work closely with Sales and product management in coordination of trade show planning.  
 
Events / Athletes / Sponsorships: 
• Responsible for identification, coordination, negotiation, and execution of event sponsorships.  Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with team athletes, consumers, and public interest groups.
 
Internet/Web/E-commerce:
• Maintain Web sites, messaging and content 
• Digital Marketing
 
Advertising:
• Develop and execute meaningful and creative ad campaigns
 
Research/Analysis:
• Devise and implement methods and procedures for collecting data, such as surveys, opinion polls, or questionnaires, along with existing data. 
• Conduct market research to help optimize new products, positioning, designs
 
QUALIFICATIONS 
 
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Marketing or related field of study with a minimum of 6 years related experience or equivalent.   
Experience and knowledge include: working closely with senior management, a broad range of marketing experience, ability to evaluate markets, competitors and opportunities, in depth knowledge of marketing elements.  
Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, communication skills. 
Strong organizational and project management skills and ability to multitask. 
Online and social media experience desired. 
Demonstrated leadership, teamwork, drive, confidence, risk taking, influence. 
Skills include: initiative, creativity, and excellent selling and presentation skills 
Works well under pressure and manages multiple deadlines.   
Must be team, customer and brand focused/responsive in all ways.  
Extensive travel required.
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
 
You may apply by sending an e-mail and resume to Rick Carey rcarey@darntough.com or apply by mail to 364 Whetstone Drive in Northfield Vermont 05663.
Darn Tough Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
 

SOFTWARE DEVELOPER

Cabot Hosiery Mills Inc. home of Darn Tough Vermont has an immediate opening for a Software Developer in our IT Department.                                                        

  • Confer with users, technical personnel and management to collect program requirements.

  • Design, develop and modify software applications based on collected specifications.

  • Perform testing of applications to ensure the correct output is generated.

  • Investigate and correct errors found during testing as well as after go live events.

  • Document applications by using comments within the code as well as creating external documentation of program flow and revision history.

  • Proactively identify opportunities for business improvement by means of technological solutions.

  • Work as part of a team consisting of internal personnel and external consultants.

  • Other related duties as required 

  • Experience with and extended knowledge of relational databases, T-SQL, VBS and C#.

  • Experience with Infor Visual or comparative ERP software.

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Demonstrated consistency in delivering projects on schedule and within scope and budget.

  • A bachelor’s degree in a technical field is preferred but can be balanced with extended work experience. 

    Come help us produce the best socks in the world! Cabot Hosiery Mills offers a robust benefits package.

    You may apply by sending an e-mail to rcarey@darntough.com expressing your interest or apply by mail to 364 Whetstone Drive in Northfield Vermont 05663.

    Cabot Hosiery Mills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


THIRD SHIFT SUPERVISOR –KNITTING 

 (11:00p.m. – 7:00a.m.)
 
Cabot Hosiery Mills Inc. home of Darn Tough Vermont has immediate openings for a motivated individual in our Knitting Room willing to work Sunday through Thursday on our Third Shift. 
 
This position is a supervisory position and will be responsible for overseeing Knitting operations with duties to include, maintaining facility security and personnel safety, enforce company policies for all subordinate personnel, ensure production and quality stay at optimum levels by moving staff as needed, help Knitting Inspectors and Technicians when possible, and answer all questions related to quality that arise. Qualified candidates will possess an aptitude for continuous improvement and the ability to develop problem solvers within their team. The individual will need good communication skills to deal with subordinates, co-workers as well as management team members. 
 
 Supervisory experience is a must and individuals with prior experience in a factory setting will be given preference.
 
Come help us produce the best socks in the world! Cabot Hosiery Mills offers a shift differential for this position in addition to a robust benefits package. 
 
You may apply by sending an e-mail to rcarey@darntough.com expressing your interest or apply by mail to 364 Whetstone Drive in Northfield Vermont 05663.
 
Cabot Hosiery Mills is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At Darn Tough Vermont we are always looking for talented people to join our team.

Please forward your resume and cover letter to: rcarey@darntough.com