Marketing Manager

Role of this Job in Marketing

What is the role of an employee in this job?

A marketing manager has many roles; in a nutshell, a marketing manager supervises the many different processes of marketing with a product or company.

Necessary Skills for the Job

  • Reading comprehension – high
  • Active listening – high
  • Writing – medium
  • Speaking – high
  • Mathematics – medium
  • Science – medium
  • Critical thinking – high
  • Active learning – high
  • Learning strategies – high
  • Monitoring – high
  • Skills are measured according to information on GaCollege 411.

Level of Education

Bachelor's Degree or Higher, Plus Work Experience


  • For marketing managment positions, employers prefer that future employees major in business administration with an emphasis on marketing.
  • Completing an internship during school is highly recomended.




  • Voluntary certifications are offered by the Business Marketing Association (BMA) and the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)


  • Certification can be earned at a four year college.

Wages

NATIONAL EARNINGS

Average Annual Wage$137,400


GEORGIA EARNINGS

Average Annual Wage$133,830

Suitable Personalities

  • Enterprising: you like to sell things or ideas, and you like to persuade others using your awesome language skills.
  • Conventional: Being organized is important to you. You like to use charts and graphs, and work well with power and authority
  • Artistic: You like literature and works of art and work well without rigid rules and structures.

Marketing Managers Communicate Their Ideas to Help the Company Achieve It's Goal, Using Current Technology and Other Resources.

Job Setting

"Marketing managers usually work in offices close to those of top executives. Job pressure can be intense due to schedule changes and problems, but goals and deadlines must still be met. Travel is often required to meet with customers and other managers working on a project. " - U.S. News Directory

# of Marketing Manager Jobs

  • More than 2,500 jobs in many cities across the nation.
  • Several entry level positions within 30 miles of La Grange, Georgia.
  • Several experienced and entry level positions in Atlanta, Georgia.
  • Experienced positions salary ranging from from $60,000 to $150,000 per year.

Internships

Internships available for marketing management position in Atlanta, Macon, and Alpharetta, Georgia.

Full time and part time shifts are available.

Salary is 35,000 to 45,000 per year for a full time position in Atlanta.


Citations

Information

Career Builder for Specific Information

"Marketing Manager." GaCollege 411

"Marketing Manager Salary." Payscale: Human Capital. PayScale, Inc., 2016. Web. 20 Apr. 2016.

"Marketing Manager Job Postion." U.S. News University Directory. U.S. News University Directory, 2010. Web. 21 Apr. 2016.


Pictures

Fingertips:

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Telephone:

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Two heads, one thought:

http://www.evansincorporated.com/the-four-bes-of-effective-organizational-communication/

Both Presenters:

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Bullhorn:

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