Global Brand Manager

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The Wikimedia Foundation seeks a strategic, collaborative, and creative brand leader to help us advance one of the world’s most beloved brands: Wikipedia.  This position is part of our larger Communications Team and reports to our Director of Brand.

In this role, you will work with a brand team, Wikimedia volunteers, external partners, technologists, media outlets, and Foundation staff to maintain and grow the Wikimedia brand.

You are responsible for:

  • Evolving brand management systems and practices allowing various audiences to easily use brand materials
  • Implementing brand strategy recommendations collected from the 2030 Wikimedia Movement Strategy, 2018-19 Brand Research project, and 2020 Movement Brand Project
  • Developing tools for measuring and managing brand value
  • Reviewing and responding to requests that make use of the brand
  • Managing team of brand professionals including Brand Collabs Lead and a Brand Associate to ensure strategic impact of cultural collaborations and community brand materials
  • Educating volunteers, partners, and collaborators on the correct usage of brand materials
  • Building and maintaining design library of materials, icons, logos, colors, typefaces, and guidelines for volunteers and partners around the world to use
  • Developing new programs, partnerships, and events to increase the global impact of Wikipedia and related projects
  • Actively positioning the Wikipedia brand amidst changing technology, societal, and cultural factors
  • Collaborating with volunteers around the world to ensure brand materials are globally-relevant
  • Researching, measuring, and reporting on brand health

Skills and Experience:

  • 3-5 years of relevant brand management or marketing experience
  • Success working with collaborators across design, technology, legal, marketing, and creative professional fields
  • Ability to develop globally-sensitive communications materials
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills

Qualities that are important to us:

  • Resilience—we work on new and interesting problems in public and collaborative ways
  • Being open, curious, and inquiring in our work
  • Internal motivation and high standards
  • Working together for outcomes, and being willing to let go to scale or change course
  • Sharing a culture of constructive criticism and respect

Additionally, we’d love it if you have:

  • Fluency in multiple languages
  • Experience working with volunteer-led organizations
  • Understanding of free licensing and copyright

NOTE:  When submitting your application, please submit a cover letter conveying why you are interested in this role and our mission.

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