Saturday, December 29, 2012

Job in Korea for Foreigners

A repost from ChanceInKorea network:

Newell Rubbermaid Asia Pacific Limited recruiting Marketing Manager

Newell Rubbermaid is a global marketer of consumer and commercial products that touch the lives of people where they live, work and play. We are committed to building consumer and commercial Brands That Matter™ while leveraging the benefits of being one company: shared expertise, operating efficiencies, and a culture of innovation. Our globally recognized brands include Sharpie, Paper Mate, DYMO, EXPO, Waterman, Parker, Rolodex, IRWIN, LENOX, Rubbermaid, Graco, Calphalon, Goody, and Teutonia.

Due to our strategic focus and development in Asia Pacific, we have the following opening in Korea.
Marketing Manager - Seoul based


Responsible for the development, execution, and performance of marketing programs designed to increase presence and ultimate consumer experiences, especially in Travel Retail and Department Store channel.
Ensuring product alignment within field sales needs and channel marketing initiatives.
Work with distributors / customers to leverage the Global Brand Positioning and solidify our position at POS.
Carrying out local market and consumer research and analyzing data
Assist in developing local pricing structure
Providing local leadership in the translation and execution of the Marketing strategy into impactful programs.
Analyses sales records and trends within the Korean business.
Compiling statistics, checking materials, administering / updating the marketing database
Coordinating marketing materials, ensuring product literature and assisting in the development and launching of new products/services
Periodically reviews the costs of advertising and public relations services to assure the accurate distribution of these costs amongst the products/services
Assists in the development, planning and scheduling of advertising and promotional campaigns as well as public relations activities
Compiles estimates of sales potential
Responsible for the production of all “technical” literature used by Distributors, ensuring accuracy and consistency of style
Prepares sales training and selling aids, brochures and catalogue displays along with advertising or similar material.
Liaison with internal and external media, advertising and PR. 


University degree graduated with major in Business or Marketing related discipline.
Experience in Multinational company to manage consumer products, luxury goods or branded fashion goods highly preferred.
Proven record in developing and excution of marketing strategies in country level.
Proven experience in customer and market research
Relevant product and / or industry knowledge is preferrable
Initiative, detail minded and able to handle multitasks simultaneously.
Good communication and interpersonal skills. 
Fluency in both writing and speaking English and Korean
To apply, please send full resume in English to