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Director, Brand & Digital Marketing

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Position Summary:

We are looking for Director, Brand and Digital Marketing in Batesville, IN.  As a member of the Marketing leadership team, this role is responsible for nurturing the company’s brand and leading the development of print, digital and event marketing campaigns that align with the Batesville brand, while meeting unique customer segment and organizational needs. The incumbent provides the creative vision for umbrella brand initiatives, industry trade shows and key events and oversees the development and execution of marketing materials, educational and promotional campaigns to support the launch of new products and services to our sales professionals and customers. The position is responsible for optimizing the company’s internal creative and digital resources and leveraging external agencies and experts, as needed, to meet defined marketing goals and ensure deliverables are aligned with the company’s brand standards. 


The ideal candidate will have experience managing a corporate brand with the goal of maximizing exposure, profits and share of the market while ensuring high levels of customer satisfaction. Works closely with the Marketing Strategy, Product Development and Strategic Communication teams to assist in the development and deployment of programs and tools for the direct sales force, inside sales, digital marketing, industry media, and customers.

Who we are:

A cornerstone in the death care industry, Batesville has distinguished itself from all others through our commitment to quality, service and innovation. For more than 100 years, Batesville has been dedicated to serving the needs of licensed funeral professionals and helping families honor the lives of those they love.® With annual revenues of approximately $600 million, Batesville is a leader, providing a comprehensive portfolio of burial and cremation products, memorialization offerings, profit-enhancing merchandising systems and leading-edge technology solutions.


At Batesville, our associates are our strongest asset, and we strive to attract, hire and develop the best and brightest to ensure our place in the future. Batesville has a strong culture of achievement, which is underpinned by these five core values:

  • Individual worth and integrity
  • Excellence in execution
  • Spirit of continuous learning and improvement
  • Courage
  • Customer focus and partnership

Batesville is an operating company of Hillenbrand. Hillenbrand (www.Hillenbrand.com) is a global diversified industrial company with businesses that serve a wide variety of industries around the world. We pursue profitable growth and robust cash generation to drive increased value for our shareholders. Hillenbrand's portfolio includes industrial businesses such as Coperion, Milacron Injection Molding & Extrusion, and Mold-Masters, in addition to Batesville, a recognized leader in the death care industry in North America. Hillenbrand is publicly traded on the NYSE under "HI."

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Lead a team responsible for providing creative services to the organization, including marketing content, digital marketing, and digital marketing services.
  • Hire and retain a diverse, highly qualified staff and provide career coaching, growth, and personal development of subordinates. 
  • Own and lead the company’s brand identity and ensure consistency across all communication channels, campaigns and assets.
  • Direct the development and execution of the company’s digital strategies including; digital marketing, social media and corporate website.
  • Oversee the development and execution of company events, including national and state-level trade shows and conventions to maximize the company’s investments, to drive, lead and create positive brand awareness.
  • Manage, and execute the strategy and visual elements of the brand and related visual communications.
  • Provide leadership for the company’s Living Memorial tree planting program, partnerships and promotion.
  • Assist the segment marketing, product and retailing teams with the execution of promotional strategies and tools and materials, as well as customer relations guidance for the sales force.
  • Manage trademarks and customer intellectual property
  • Lead initiatives that define and support the company brand and leadership position through ongoing advertising and marketing campaigns.
  • Achieve financial (budget) targets while achieving business objectives.
  • Other duties may be assigned

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Directly supervises employees and oversees creative marketing, digital marketing, marketing operations and events and functional areas of the company. Carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the Company policies, the Code of Ethical Business Conduct and applicable laws.


Responsibilities include interviewing, hiring and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

  • An analytic thinker with strong business acumen with an understanding of marketing, branding and positioning.
  • Must be able to adapt and thrive in a dynamic environment, managing multiple projects and priorities.
  • Strong customer focus with ability to approach problems from a customer perspective.
  • Experience with business to business marketing.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Highly creative leader with ability to push team to deliver outside of the norm.
  • Experience in showing, promoting and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Experience with customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Excellent computer skills, including the Microsoft Office suite, experience with email marketing platforms, project planning software, social media and blog platforms, and content management software preferred.
  • Experience managing people.

Bachelor’s degree (B.S./B.A.) or equivalent from a college or university in marketing; and a minimum of 5 years related marketing, brand experience and/or digital; or equivalent combination of education and experience with an emphasis in marketing and digital marketing.


Employee must be able to travel 10% of the time.

Physical Demands:

To perform this job successfully, the physical demands listed are representative of those that must be met by an employee. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, use hands to handle and feel, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee may occasionally be required to crouch. The employee may occasionally lift items as heavy as 25lbs. Specific vision abilities may include the employee’s ability to see near and far distances.


DISCLAIMER: The above information on this job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of any employee assigned to this job. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

What We Offer:

Unique Health & Welfare Benefits

  • Onsite wellness center* with FREE office visits, FREE physical therapy & many FREE generic prescription medications
  • Generous 401K Matching Program
  • Unique programs to help associates improve access to medical professionals and improve the overall healthcare experience

What Sets Us Apart:


Making a difference: Helping families honor the lives of those they love® isn’t just our mission. It’s why we do what we do every day to make every Batesville product the best it can be.

Development is a priority: We promote learning and development from Day 1. From our Experience Batesville onboarding program to self-guided courses on Batesville University, there are opportunities to advance your skills. We encourage associates to create Individual Development Plans (IDPs) to help drive career-focused discussions and advancement.


Putting customers first: We value the funeral professionals’ role in serving families and are committed to doing our part to ensure their success.


We Have Fun! We work hard, but when it’s time to play, we get creative – and competitive. Whether it is a kickball tournament or football toss, our Tree is Me team provides engagement activities to bring people together across the organization.


We Give Back: We support our communities by assisting in fundraising events and volunteer programs to help those in need.

*These services are not available at all Batesville locations. 


Batesville is a family: This is not just a job. You will be part of a family of highly committed associates who are passionate about our company, committed to our customers and excited about our future.


At Hillenbrand we strive to build a diverse workforce through equal opportunity employment that embraces and leverages the differences each individual has to offer. Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer of minorities/females/disabled/veterans.


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