Director of Marketing

Portland, OR

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We are looking for someone to join our Real Estate client’s  team as the Director of Marketing & Brand to play a key leadership role in the continuous development of their  brand and all the associated marketing efforts.  This client is a  future-forward commercial real estate brokerage investment firm. They are privately owned and founded by industry veterans who believe that people are first – always! They value relationships with their team members, clients, and their communities above all else and they work as a team in a collaborative environment to execute at the highest levels for their clients. The success of their approach has our client on pace to nearly double their team size over the past twelve months making them the fastest growing commercial real estate brokerage in the Pacific Northwest. 

As the Director of Marketing & Brand your focus will be split between working with their executive team on developing and implementing the marketing strategy to support their continued growth as well as leading, managing and mentoring their marketing team - whose primary responsibility is to support their high-volume brokerage team in putting out high quality listing proposals, property offering memorandums and other collateral to market investment properties for sale. If you are a strategic thinker, a great storyteller, a strong leader, and someone who is creative with an eye for the details - we’d love to hear from you!

Typical tasks include but are not limited to:

  • Build and lead the marketing team ensuring clear, integrated team goals with delineated roles

and responsibilities to support current and future deal volume and broker and client needs.

  • Develop annual marketing strategies with expected outcomes and plans to execute.

  • Lead strategy for content and activation of thought leadership, client touch programs, social

media, PR, company and client events and their website.

  • Accountability to brand evolution and the inclusion of technology as a force multiplier.

  • Own strategy and evolution of product focused materials such as sales collateral, presentations,

events, and broker tool kits.

  • Direct partnership and collaboration with other team leads to ensure continuous focus and work

is being done against strategic business objectives.

  • Develop executive team presentations and recruiting materials as needed.

  • Manage paid media/advertising, event, and sponsorship strategies with responsibility for

tracking and ROI reporting.

  • Act as a brand ambassador and quality control for all items associated with the brand and its


  • Accountable for competitive landscape review and reporting along with recommendations against that.

Who we’re searching for / About you:

  • 7+ years of experience in developing digital and print marketing strategy, storytelling, copywriting as well as leadership experience in recruiting, building, and mentoring a marketing team.

  • Bachelor’s degree required 

  • Real Estate (commercial or residential) marketing experience is highly desired.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • A thinker – able to be strategic and creative in thought and action. Playing a central role in the

ever-evolving role of marketing within the business.

  • A builder – able to be flexible and nimble within a growing business and team.

  • A storyteller – able to understand who they are, their story and how that can and should be told to their clients and the industry.

  • A leader – able to cultivate and motivate a high-functioning team of top-level talent with clear

goals, roles, and vision for the future with managerial courage and a focus on culture, engagement, growth, and development.

  • Understanding of investment real estate and the lifecycle of a deal.

  • Experience with social media platforms and tracking and reporting

  • Must be able to demonstrate excellent time management, organization, communication, and

attention to detail along with good judgment and decision making with a high level of confidence.

  • A creative thinker that can adapt quickly in a fast-paced environment and think from a solution oriented perspective.

  • Ability to work independently on multiple projects and tasks at one time, while meeting provided deadlines in a high-volume environment.

  • Meticulous attention to detail and are highly organized with impeccable time management and prioritization skills.

We know that experience is gathered in many ways. If you have a demonstrated ability to fulfill the job duties but got there in a different way, please apply.

Salary / Pay range: $90,000 

Location: In office role in their Seattle, WA or Portland, OR Location.

Why 52 Limited:

52 Limited is a digital staffing agency with an industry-leading focus on the creative + technology space. We exclusively place tech and creative talent in direct-hire, contract-to-hire, and contract roles 

52 Limited’s reputation in the recruiting industry is unparalleled in the Pacific Northwest. While we're headquartered right here in Portland, our tenured team routinely places world-class talent from all over the West Coast and Texas.  We work with some of the most forward- thinking and recognizable clients in Portland, Seattle, Los Angeles,  Austin, and beyond. To learn more about our team, visit

We are committed to fostering a people-first candidate experience that benefits our talent, clients, and community. 52 Limited encourages a diversity of applicants of all backgrounds and identities to apply. Let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation during the application or interview process.