Marketing Manager - DFS3721172 in Auckland at DFS

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and highly motivated Marketing professional to join our leadership team within our T Galleria store. Responsible for managing external collateral and communication efforts to reinforce the brand message of DFS, the Marketing Manager's role is to work directly and closely with creative/production agencies, media agency, copywriters, consultants, division sales and marketing partners and product merchants on effective and accurate customer proposition messages to drive store traffic and increase spending.

Key Responsibilities:

• Managing and executing the strategic marketing plan for T Galleria Auckland
• Leading market research efforts to uncover opportunities to drive traffic and sales to the Galleria
• Managing the marketing budget, including preparing budget request forms, monitoring of invoices and working with accounts payable to ensure all vendors are paid in a timely manner.
• Managing in-store Marketing events, from conceptualization to event preparations and recap.
• Developing partnerships with local partners to enhance current marketing partnership programs.
• Managing local social media agency to ensure the store's digital imprints are to standard

Key Requirements:

• Minimum 3 years experience in a similar role in retail marketing is required with experience in events desirable
• You must have an understanding of the NZ Chinese market including Chinese media
• BA in Marketing / Communication or similar degree essential
• Ability to build strong relationships and partnerships with local business, travel, retail and media partners.
• Sound knowledge of marketing practices, concepts and reach to FIT markets.
• Good knowledge and understanding of the luxury industry.
• Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills including exceptional multi tasking and prioritisation skills
• Drive and ability to deliver results in an effective and timely manner
• Strong leadership skills and the ability to work autonomously as well as part of a local and global team
• Ability to work effectively in a fast paced, high pressure environment
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills (English & Mandarin) At DFS we offer you world class training for those that demonstrate the values and commitment that DFS aspire to. We also offer a competitive remuneration package including an annual bonus, subsidised health care, life insurance and generous staff discount which is applied to all immediate family members. If you have the drive and ambition to develop a career in a leading international company then contact us today!