Wichita, Kansas

Senior Brand Manager

Job Description

Sullivan Higdon & Sink is hiring a Senior Brand Manager as part of our relentless effort to become a remarkable place for curious, passionate, collaborative marketing professionals to work and grow.

Here’s the gig: Lead the development of national, regional and private label beef brands in retail and bring our client great strategic thinking and amazing work that grows their business.

You should also be able to nurture and grow team members and lead a team to be collaborative and results-focused.

To be successful, you will be considered a valuable extension of the clients’ marketing teams – a true partner for them and the agency alike.


7-10 years of marketing/brand management and leadership experience in the following areas:

  • Brand development and analytic thinking
    • Help develop and adhere to agreed-upon strategies
    • Be curious and always ask, “What if?”
    • Be critical and demonstrate the ability to develop a range of thinking and solutions to problems
  • Team-building experience and desire
    • Build a cohesive, collaborative, smart team
    • Cultivate a culture that welcomes input, challenges and gives feedback
    • Communicate effectively with all team members
    • Outline expectations of team members and mentor/coach along the way
  • Client leadership and relationship building
    • Desire to learn and know client’s business
    • Demonstrate confidence and authority as the day-to-day voice of the team
    • Balance needs of client and agency
    • Nurture and grow the business
  • Strong communication skills
    • That’s the business we’re in – kind of a must have
    • With clients and with internal teams
    • Present well and comfortably
  • Bachelor’s degree required, marketing preferred


  • Food marketing experience
  • Had P&L responsibility
  • Self-starter and entrepreneur at heart
  • Well-developed sense of humor
  • Lack of preconceived notions

HR Stuff

  • Salary commensurate with experience; 401k plan with employer matching
  • Great health insurance plans, wellness incentives and many other fun perks
  • SHS is an equal opportunity employer, of course
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— 01.18.18 —

Sullivan Higdon & Sink Starts 2018 with a Bang, Promoting Seven