Assistant Marketing Manager for Korean market
Challenging role as a assistant marketing manager
Realise business growth on the Korean market
About Our Client
This American company is a world-wide leader in consumer goods. The business has operations in 72 countries and sells its products in over 110. The workforce consists of nearly 15,000 people and the annual sales are $ 7.5 billion.
Lead the brand management initiatives across the Cluster for brands and products translating global category strategies into local plans by channel and customers.
Provides specific input and requirements with Marketing Manager and escalate to Marketing and Category Directors in the International Markets Platform as part of strategic plan development for the category.
Responsible for net sales, cost spending control, profit margin and market shares for the category.
Identify and make recommendation to Marketing Manager on priorities for roll-out of qualified new products recognising resources.
Manage New Product Development process in the company ensuring incorporation of trade related issues in the planning with the Customer Marketing (Trade Marketing) team. This includes identifying new product development opportunities, packaging, go-to-market strategies and ensuring account review timings are met
Demonstration of an understanding of the wider SCJ business needs and priorities (beyond assigned category) and actively seeks to drive improvement in business processes, add value to broader business issues and seeks to identify opportunities to improve business performance and profitability.
The Successful Applicant
Degree level education or equivalent (Marketing, Business degree or equivalent)
English and Korean language capabilities (a must)
Japanese language capabilities (preferable)
Enough marketing knowledge and job experiences
Strong passion to drive business
Strong leadership, communication and logical way of thinking skill
Strong teamwork and collaboration with remote teams and stakeholders
Person who is living/has lived/wants to live in Japan is highly welcomed
Excellent project management skills
PC skills for Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
What's on Offer