Since 1940, Dairy Queen® has been one of the world’s best known and loved brands. Based in Minneapolis, MN, International Dairy Queen Inc., (IDQ), is the parent company of American Dairy Queen Corporation. As a leading franchisor, there are more than 7,000 independently owned and operated restaurants in the U.S., Canada and more than 20 countries around the world. IDQ is a subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (Berkshire) which is led by Warren Buffett, the legendary investor and CEO of Berkshire.
Here at IDQ, we create extraordinary Fan experiences every day and we do this through our commitment to hiring and retaining only the best in class talent. We firmly believe that our employees are the catalyst to the success of the company where their initiative, strategic thinking, and entrepreneurial spirit are recognized and rewarded. We're looking for motivated, passionate and dedicated individuals with an inherent need and ambition to go after bigger challenges.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Associate Manager, Campaign and Integrated Communications located at our corporate office in Bloomington, MN. This individual contributor role supportsthe planning and creation of advertising assets for Dairy Queen, as well as the development and execution of the brand’s integrated marketing communications campaigns, with a focus on digital integrations.
The Associate Manager plays a key role in working with cross-functional teams, including DQ’s creative agency, to smoothly execute behind-the-scenes aspects of the brand’s productions. This position is responsible for managing numerous campaign project schedules and driving efficiency where possible. DQ is a content creation powerhouse with approximately 40 productions annually! It is essential that campaign work is integrated across channels and this position assists in managing that continuity with a focus on creating awareness for our digital technology (i.e. digital ordering, delivery, app). The ideal candidate will have excellent organization, communication and project management skills. They will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where they will be required to effectively manage multiple tasks simultaneously and accomplish these tasks with high level of detail and accuracy.
This position reports to the Senior Campaigns Manager and has frequent interaction with Dairy Queen’s Integrated Communications Managers.
Benefit package includes medical, dental and vision insurance coverage, employer paid basic life insurance, short and long-term disability, paid sick and vacation, 401(k) match, tuition reimbursement, wellness challenges and more!