Marketing Director, Japan (Global Retail Brand)

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    • License No 16S8060
    • Job Ref No JL 15035


    • Dynamic Working Environment
    • Leadership Role
    • Development Opportunity

    This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a highly entrepreneurial global Retail company which has strong ambitions for Japan. As they expand, they are hiring for a Marketing Director who will report to the Managing Director, Japan. The role will be based in Japan.

    Managing a team of functional marketers including Product, PR, CRM, Ecommerce, Digital, etc, the Marketing Director will be responsible for driving both short and medium term profitable growth for the brand by delivering exceptional brand experiences in the marketplace within agreed marketing and communication strategies. You will oversee marketing programs with the accountability for overall advertising and promotion budgets, ensuring costs are controlled within budget. You will also oversee media strategy and merchandising roll outs and also ensuring the continuous development of a robust CRM strategy and deployment. As part of the commercial leadership team, you will also work closely with sales and training to ensure alignment of marketing activities with market needs. Finally, as a people manager you will be responsible for leading and developing your teams and to grow local marketing knowledge.

    You are degree qualified with at least 10 years proven experience in marketing and communication with the consumer retail industry. Digital and CRM being important success factors to this role, you should be highly proficient in this area. As this is a people manager role, past people management experience is a must. Having demonstrated entrepreneurship and having a strong customer orientation plus a hands on can do attitude is crucial. To excel in this role, you would be associated with the following traits: Excellent Leadership & Team management, Strong influencer, Driven and Positive minded.

    To apply, please submit your resume (in MS Word format) to Jacee Liau at, quoting the job title and reference number JL 15035.

    Due to the volume of applicants, we regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.
    (Licence No: 16S8060; Registration No: R1107902)