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Marketing Manager

Date: Oct 6, 2021

Location: Jakarta, Jakarta, ID, 13330

Company: IFF Family of Companies

We are IFF. We are the catalyst for discoveries that spark the senses and transform the everyday. International Flavors & Fragrances Inc. is a leading innovator of sensorial experiences that move the world. At the heart of our company, we are fueled by a sense of discovery, constantly asking "what if?" That passion for exploration drives us to co-create unique scents and tastes in fine fragrances and beauty, detergents and household goods, as well as beloved foods and beverages.

Job Description

If you are excited by fragrance and passionate about translating market and consumer understanding into stories, this could be the role for you! You will be an integral part of the Asia Marketing & CI Team as well as Indonesia cross functional team. In this role you will report to the Senior Marketing Manager for Fabric & Home Care, Greater Asia. This role will be located in Jakarta, Indonesia.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build in depth market, brand (incl. e-commerce) and consumer understanding for the assigned product categories
  • Understand and work closely with global as well as local customers and distributors in Indonesia
  • Research new sources of trend information and analyse new product launch information to understand consumer preferences and behaviours
  • Work with the sales, consumer insights and fragrance development partners to understand and develop strategies and compelling value propositions for IFF's fragrance and technology offerings
  • Use market and consumer knowledge and insights to actively seeking new opportunities
  • Define and build inspirational and impactful client presentations and inspirational events using your understanding of market trends, brand launches and consumer data and translate into new business opportunities
  • Collaborate with regional marketing teams to share intelligence and insights on assigned categories and brand movements on a regular basis
  • Identify areas for continuous improvements and implement efficient and smart ways of working on marketing deliverables
  • Ensure shared learning across the business by initiating and maintaining constant communication of your marketing programs and essential messages to all your colleagues and stakeholders
  • Guide, mentor and develop more junior members of your team

Job Requirements

Desired Competencies:

Customer Focus, Creative & Innovative Thinking, Presentation Skills, Priority Setting, Problem Solving, Influencing, Bias for Action, Effective Collaboration, Extreme Accountability.

 

Required Education, Training and Experience: 

  • Bachelor's Degree/University Degree/Business/Marketing
  • 5-8 years of Fragrance Industry marketing or relevant experience
  • Experience with B2B and B2C marketing principles
  • Passionate about fragrances and an ability, or interest in learning to recognize olfactive notes, communicate in fragrance language
  • Competent at connecting various pieces of information into an integrated story line
  • Comfortable using digital & social media tools to support business needs
  • Profesionalism to deliver the agreed output as per aligned timeline with stakeholders
  • Strong desire to learn from key successes and failure to seek continuous improvement
  • Very good team player with positive 'Can Do' attitude & collaborative mindset
  • Ability to manage challenging deadlines and heavy workload
  • Good communication (written & verbal) skills in English and proficient in local language. Working knowledge of other Asia language is a plus.

Visit us at www.iff.com to learn more about how we’re using Uncommon Sense to challenge expected, champion creators, and do more good for people and planet.