Executive Director of MMA EMEA – Wanted

I thought MobHappy readers could help spread the word about this high profile job in mobile marketing – Executive Director of the Mobile Marketing Association for the EMEA Region.

See below for the full description, which is really hot off the press, as I’m on the EMEA Board.

It’s a full time and competitively paid, senior role¬†with a chance to influence the direction of mobile marketing into the future, including being¬†a public face of the MMA in the region.

If you’re a mobile blogger, it would be great if you could help get the word out too.¬†

Executive Director, EMEA
Location:  Europe
The Mobile Marketing Association seeks talented and visionary leader to serve as the MMA’s Executive Director for the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) region.  This is a senior level position requires a commitment to the organization’s mission, management and supervisory skills, and financial acumen.  The position requires strong communication skills, including writing and public speaking.  The Executive Director will be responsible for coordinating and ensuring consistency of programs and policies for the MMA EMEA, represent the association where appropriate in matters of public relations and report to the EMEA Board of Directors as to the activities of the association. 
The Mobile Marketing Association is a lean, innovative and high energy non-profit start up organization, so this individual must have high energy as well as practical hands-on capabilities to produce deliverables quickly and cost-effectively. 
Specific responsibilities include:
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Manage the business and operations activities in EMEA for a not-for-profit industry trade association.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Responsible for expansion of membership and member services.¬†
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Lead the committees and committee priorities and work product, in consultation with the Board of Directors, to ensure efficient time to market for key deliverables to enforce MMA leadership.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Provide representation to the industry, regulatory, vendor community, and other organizations.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Expand the reach of the MMA throughout the EMEA region.¬† Be one of the association spokespersons in the EMEA region.¬† Note: Position will require significant travel in order to increase the ‚Äòvisibility‚Äô of the MMA across the region.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Provide leadership to the Association and EMEA Board of Directors in the development, management, and evaluation of programs to ensure proper alignment of staff and financial resources to meet goals and objectives within budget.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Manage volunteer and contract staff and oversee general administrative matters.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Work with MMA Global on strategic planning, financial planning and institutional development.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Liaise with global association on marketing communications including global events, website and publications. Provide leadership in member and board communications as well as other marketing materials.
 Qualifications
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Bachelors degree.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Minimum 10 years marketing experience in telecommunications, advertising and/or marketing.¬† Understanding of mobile marketing and/or mobile ecosystem desirable.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Experience working in a global organization.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Must be able to work independently and with limited direct supervision.
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Strong planning and management skills
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Strong interpersonal skills and a collaborative management style
¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Demonstrate passion and commitment to the values, mission and goals of the MMA and show expertise in:¬† organizational management, fiscal responsibility, program development and management, staff management and communications.

¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Bachelors degree.¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Minimum 10 years marketing experience in telecommunications, advertising and/or marketing.¬† Understanding of mobile marketing and/or mobile ecosystem desirable.¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Experience working in a global organization.¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Must be able to work independently and with limited direct supervision.¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Strong planning and management skills¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Strong interpersonal skills and a collaborative management style¬?¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Demonstrate passion and commitment to the values, mission and goals of the MMA and show expertise in:¬† organizational management, fiscal responsibility, program development and management, staff management and communications.The Executive Director, EMEA will report to the President of MMA Global and be subject to the direction of the Chairman of the EMEA Board of Directors.¬† The Executive Director, EMEA will serve as a member of the MMA management team.¬†¬†
Please send resume and cover letter, along with compensation expectations, to Laura Marriott, President, Mobile Marketing Association (laura.marriott@mmaglobal.com).  No phone calls please.
 

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