Assistant Brand Manager

Job Title: Assistant Brand Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Tokyo-to, Japan
Salary: 5500000 - 9500000
Reference: 8782
Contact Name: Carol Turado
Job Published: June 01, 2018 09:00

Job Description


This is a fantastic chance to develop your marketing career with a rapidly expanding global FMCG. As Assistant Brand Manager you will join a dynamic marketing team to enhance this company’s diverse portfolio of household brands, with a clear career progression pathway for motivated professionals.

This role is responsible for:

  • New product launches
  • Assisting with planning, building and development of brand strategies and marketing/commercial plans reflecting good knowledge and understanding of consumer insights
  • In-store marketing development and management
  • Development and management of product and brand marketing initiatives;
  • Coordinating mass marketing programs
  • Communication and creative development with advertisement and digital agency partners
  • Execute marketing plans to achieve quarterly, annual and long-term brand objectives
  • Assisting with management of P&L
  • Analysing consumer understanding and managing an innovation pipeline
  • Making frequent presentations to the sales department regarding consumer insights and competitor activity

Necessary Skills

  • Native Japanese / at least business-level English
  • BA, Marketing, or business degree
  • Marketing experience in FMCG / consumer goods market
  • Passion for marketing and brand development
  • Positive attitude and eager to learn
  • Strong communication skills