When you build your career with Marketing Instincts, you're in good company!
Marketing Instincts is a branded merchandise agency specializing in the design, development, and manufacturing of the coolest swag, promotional products, and retail merchandise. Our prestigious client list includes Microsoft Xbox, WB, Electronic Arts, iHeart Radio, Blizzard, Sony, Samsung, MTV Networks, BET Networks, Discovery Networks, Pepsi & many others.
We have a fun, fast paced environment that rewards high achievement; we have high standards and our clients love us! As a result, we are growing and are looking for our next superstar to add to our team.
The successful candidate will be well organized with excellent follow through skills and be a high energy multi-tasker used to a fast paced, deadline oriented environment. The ability to plan, schedule, negotiate and execute projects is crucial.
The Operations Manager is responsible for the day-to-day management of our Temecula, CA based operations including production, fulfillment, staff schedules and support functions at this location. This position supports the company’s strategic goals by driving productivity and efficiency through management and development of our diverse workforce. Ensure the on-time, on budget and successful completion of orders and projects through proactive coordination between sales, order entry and production teams. The Operations Manager will follow the full life cycle of a project, making sure every step is completed and holding each phase to the highest level of quality assurance.
5+ years progressively responsible management level experience, supervising the work of others and leading teams.
Demonstrated history of being self-motivated, ability to problem-solve complex situations, and provide personal hands-on efforts where needed
Excellent English communication skills; both verbal and written, required
Exhibit a high sense of urgency and the ability to get things done to meet objectives
Intermediate knowledge of internet browsers, Microsoft Excel and Word. Ability to learn new software systems
Experience with managing inventory, shipping and distribution areas within an organization
Experience in the following fields a plus:
ASI Advertising Specialties/Branded Merchandise/Promotional Products
Offshore manufacturing, working with off-shore factories
Marketing/Media Production Traffic
Graphic Art and Design
Familiarity with video games, especially Xbox & Paystation games and working with video game launches strongly preferred