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The Senior Marketing Services Manager  oversees multiple support functions across the organization, including research & insights, color strategy and execution, and management of all creative assets both inventoried and digital.   A successful candidate is a well-rounded general manager that has professional experience driving change across the organization for better execution and efficiency.  They must also be comfortable with public speaking acting as the lead spokes person of color process and trends for the entire organization.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Leadership:  Lead the Marketing Services team, made up of color, creative assets and customer insights marketers, and provide conversion driving support across all brands, channels and customer segments
  • Change Agent:  Develop and drive new processes, creating efficiencies and uncover cost reduction
  • Strategic Planning: Owner of Marketing Services team strategy, insight development, end to end process, production, management, merchandising, palette development and forecasting.  Including leading global coordination of yearly color forecasting workshop and awareness driving tactic, Color of the Year
  • Brand Management: Development / refinement of the relevant brand equity framework, and or develop creative and supporting materials that adhere to the brand equity and support the brand portfolio. 
  • Budgeting: Maximization of budgets by utilizing ROI tools as a measurement of effectiveness and manage all aspects of the yearly budget to include ongoing tracking of spend, future commitments, budget availability and cost savings.
  • Integrated Insights: Use research, the consumer decision journey and analytics to inform in-store materials, activating consumers, leading further down the funnel to conversion
  • Execution: Work cross functionally through all levels of the organization to execute top and bottom line strategic initiatives
  • Promotional Development: Development of branded business driving promotions to close consumers at point of purchase.
  • Project Management: Management of the development, production and implementation of marketing communications tactics.
  • Agency Management (Creative Assets – displays, collateral, PR): Management of strategic and day-to-day agency interactions to ensure communications efforts are aligned with brand strategy and positioning
  • Communication: Interfacing, influencing and driving alignment, and enrolling the PPG management team, Channel Marketing, Sales teams, and other cross functional teams to ensure delivery/execution of channel marketing plans.
  • Development:  Responsible for identifying and developing the team, as well as the individual contributor’s, marketing performance metrics supporting the organization’s growth strategy


  • 5+ years marketing experience and Bachelor’s degree in marketing or related technical field are required. An advanced marketing degree or MBA a plus.
  • The successful candidate must have thorough marketing knowledge, excellent analytical skills, project management skills and be able to manage multiple product related projects at one time.
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to work effectively across the organization and customers are required.
  • They must have knowledge of the market place, the ability to think strategically, and strong business acumen.




Here at PPG, we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than yesterday – everyday.



Through leadership in innovation, sustainability, and color, PPG helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products, and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit www.ppg.com and follow @ PPG on Twitter.

The PPG Way

Every single day at PPG:


We partner with customers to create mutual value.

We are insightful, dedicated, and proactive. We have intimate knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical solutions that make a difference.


We are “One PPG” to the world.

We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we differentiate and disrupt our markets.


We trust our people every day, in every way.

We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We are inclusive, transparent, and respectful. Our feedback is clear and actionable.


We make it happen.

We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We decide and act intelligently and quickly.


We run it like we own it.

We respect one another by being responsible and accountable. We always act in the best interest of our company, customers, shareholders, and our communities.


We do better today than yesterday – everyday.

We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our businesses.


PPG Way: (Click here to learn more about the PPG Way)

We are One PPG: http://one.ppg.com/


PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.  We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees, creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or expression. If you need assistance to complete your application due to a disability, please email recruiting@ppg.com.


PPG values your feedback on our recruiting process. We encourage you to visit Glassdoor.com and provide feedback on the process so that we can do better today than yesterday.


Benefits will be discussed with you by your recruiter during the hiring process.


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