Swatch is a leading Swiss watch maker and one of the world's most popular brands. The first Swatch watches surprised everyone with their revolutionary concept, creative design and provocative spirit. The brand philosophy is based on color, movement, lightness and transparency, which can be seen in every Swatch product and project. The brand maintains a strong presence in the world of sports and art.
We are looking for a Retail Marketing & Events Project Leader 100% (f/m). Working place is Biel/Bienne.
In this function, you are responsible for developing, executing and evaluating the Retail Marketing operations in Switzerland, as well as managing promotions and below the line activities as assigned through budgeted programs.
Aufgaben: Creation of retail promotional materials, promotional flyers and other marketing material, analyse impact of implemented marketing activities and suggest adjustments, Manage assigned Retail marketing activities as determined by corporate strategy, define concepts & events with Marketing Manager for new product launches, promo strategies and new openings of corporate stores, develop and implement promotions at wholesale level (airports & key accounts), development of local event strategy and implementation within Switzerland, establising Briefing & Concept, provide contracts for partners in collaboration with legal departement, negotiation and cooperation with all parties involved (Partners, suppliers, internal dept.), budget Management (Event Budget). In addition, you will be responsible to gain leads on Retail level and integrate them in the CRM in order to improve customer awareness and satisfaction.
Anforderungsprofil: As a Project Leader, you are able to clearly articulate project scopes and objectives and meet tight deadlines, and are also responsible for budgeting, organization and monitoring results. To be successful in this position you must have strong communication skills, be reliable and creative with a strong "can do" attitude. Strong team player, you work effectively in a cross-functional position. You have good PC literacy, especially with MS Office programs. Knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite would be a plus. Professional requirements: In addition to your Business degree (major in Marketing), you possess several years' experience in a similar position in a Retail environment (lifestyle market). Customer oriented above all, you strive to meet and exceed customer expectations. You know the Swiss Retail market and what motivates buying decisions, possess overall understanding of our business, marketing materials and industry jargon. Languages: Excellent oral and written communication skills are required in German, French & English. Italian would be a plus.