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Marketing Manager

Solana Beach, CA

Would you like to guide the growth and development of early-stage companies? Can you play a leadership role developing and implementing effective marketing programs in a start-up environment? Do you embrace learning, care about design, and believe in the use of technology to disrupt the status quo?

McGoodwin James & Co. is looking for a talented, self-directed Marketing Manager to join our team and manage the marketing activities of our incubated-company portfolio. This position requires prior experience developing and executing effective marketing plans and strategies. This is a unique opportunity to play a key role in an exciting business environment that offers potential to grow and develop a valuable career. This position is based in Solana Beach, CA.


  • Manage the development and execution of marketing activities for early-stage web-based companies.
  • Perform competitive research and analysis.
  • Identify, obtain, and analyze marketing metrics.
  • Design and implement SEO and social media campaigns.
  • Manage the design and distribution of marketing support material.
  • Oversee corporate communication activities, including PR.
  • Manage production of audio and video marketing messages / campaigns.


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Customer-first orientation and service commitment
  • High personal integrity and respect for others
  • Ability to effectively manage projects and personal work schedule
  • Meticulous attention to detail, but ability to see "the big picture"
  • Immediate response and follow-through mentality
  • Ability to perform at a high level independently or with little direction
  • Work effectively in group and/or collaborative environment


  • 2-4 years prior experience in relevant marketing position
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or equivalent
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High competency using marketing analytics tools and social media applications
  • Demonstrated skill to build and maintain business relationships


  • Starting base compensation of $60-$70K per year, depending on experience
  • Competitive health insurance, vacation, and time-off benefits
  • Other unique benefits that traditional companies don't or won't provide
  • Collegial, entrepreneurial work environment
  • Opportunity to influence and direct career path
  • Opportunity to make an impact and see your work recognized.

If you are looking for a rewarding employment opportunity, we want to hear from you! For consideration, please reply to this post with a resume or summary of qualifications sent to: