Marketing Manager Music

Design and Marketing Windsor, United Kingdom


Description

Position at Logitech

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The Role: Marketing & Category management of Logitech’s Music Brands (Ultimate Ears & Jaybird) in the UK & Ireland markets. 

We are looking to recruit a special individual with a passion for technology products,  who will be responsible for full ‘cradle to grave’ Category and Marketing management of their respective brands. There is a high level of autonomy in this role.

They will be responsible for the execution of all Logitech’s marketing strategy in the UK and will uphold and build our A-brand status across all sales channels. They will be fully responsible for the marketing budget for their categories. 

You will lead campaigns, work with a series of agencies on digital, trade and social media. You will create marketing plans with retailers on various campaigns in-store and digitally, and you will build launch plans. This is a very varied and fully encompassing role where passion and energy are key to success.

Overall Job Purpose:

  • Create sustainable demand programmes for our Music products that enable the Account teams to beat quarterly & annual category targets 

  • Continuously develop & execute plans that convert shoppers to the UE & Jaybird brands at a higher rate than competitive brands can do

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Be accountability for & report regularly on

    • Annual & Quarterly Category revenue Targets (SI/ SO)

    • Improved ASP mix

    • OPEX budget

    • Market share improvements (GFK)

    • Increase offline / online consideration & conversion

    • Optimising NPI roll out quickly & efficiently

    • Marketing RoI

  • Development of UK Category Strategy & alignment with BG/ Category/ Cluster Plans

    • Regularly update UK Market, Competitor & Customer analysis

    • Provide input of UK/I strategic needs

    • Align programmes to drive synergies (with EMEA) while ensuring the UK/I gets what is needed to be successful in the marketplace

  • Build brand conversion in offline & online channels

    • Understand customer journey & purchase motivation

    • Build programmes to drive awareness & consideration

    • Maximise conversion & increase brand share

  • Create & execute demand generation programmes that drive Key Account business

    • Quarterly customer category & promotional programmes

    • Support KAM team in delivering new distribution for category products

    • Support KAM team in optimising range assortment mix 

    • Drive increased hit rate in Key Accounts by optimising marketing mix

    • Develop category management/ ECR plans where possible with key accounts

    • Execute NPI rollout quickly & efficiently

    • Optimise compliance through effective & efficient use of field marketing & utilisation of store level data

  • Timely, efficient & controlled Administration of the business

    • Provide demand generation/ promotional plan on time

    • Manage OPEX on budget/ plan      

    • GfK reporting

Skills and Experience:

  • Ideally 5+ years marketing experience in CE environment with a recognised A-brand company.  We will also consider candidates from other sectors where those sectors are focused on consumer sales and sell through activity with retailers,

  • Understanding of how to win in highly competitive consumer product markets

  • Comprehensive understanding of the local retail market and how to maximise marketing campaigns within the different customers.

  • Balance of Marketing skills including product introduction, Instore activities and execution, online experience and digital campaigns, product marketing. PR and social media, event management, agency management and strong Marketing Planning experience.

  • Strong project management skills, detail orientated and highly organised.

  • Hard working, hands-on and positive personality - highly self-motivated.

  • Solid presentation & negotiation skills and ability to manage relationships with key retail partners.

In addition, preferable skills, interests and educational background include:

  • Passion for music and sports (in particular running).

  • Experience growing direct to consumer vs. channel.

  • University degree/ post graduate Marketing qualification 


 

Logitech is the sweet spot for people who are passionate about products, making a mark, and having fun doing it. To succeed at Logitech you will need to align with our values:  “Be Yourself. Be Open. Stay Hungry and Humble. Collaborate. Challenge. Decide and just Do”.  As a company, we’re small and flexible enough for every person to take initiative and make things happen. But we’re big enough in our portfolio, and reach, for those actions to have a global impact. That’s a pretty sweet spot to be in and we’re always striving to keep it that way.


 “All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.”