A marketing manager supervises all marketing operations of the company. It is your job to carry out market research and determine the latest consumer trends. You must also identify new business opportunities, bring in prospective leads and help your organization create a niche for its products. It is almost important that you can decipher the competitor's edge and optimize current branding strategies and marketing solutions. Branding is a key responsibility of your job as well as you must ensure that your company is portrayed in the best possible light at all times. Your job is to ensure that your brand and products are properly positioned, promoted, advertised, and sold across different marketing channels.
Important skills required for this role are creativity, attention to detail, organizational skills, and communication skills. Other skills are business development, customer service, sales goals, market research, and other skills. The most commonly required educational qualification is a bachelor's degree. market managers make an average of $47.29 an hour and $98,373 annually