- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
- El Segundo
ASSOCIATE MARKETING MANAGER (NORTH AMERICAN DIVISION)
The NAD Marketing team localizes the global brand strategy to fit their market and creates pricing, P&L and go-to-market strategy for the U.S. The Associate Manager Marketing will provide leadership around marketing, business operations and customer management activities for assigned business segment or product line in order to achieve financial growth and profit targets.
Lead day-to-day marketing activities, including local insights collection and synthesis of performance or brand/products
Deliver item-level forecasting, tracking, and performance roll-ups in order to impact marketing strategy
Coordinate short-term promotional plan and execution by brand and across customers
Develop your brand by assisting with overall execution of key marketing programs
Drive marketing execution by leading a cross-functional team inclusive of Sales, Global Brand Team, Customer Marketing, etc.
PASSION for the success of your brands. What does that look like? A proven willingness to go the extra mile, to take on the things that need to be done and a positive attitude that rolls with changes.
RELATIONSHIP skills that work across teams, licenses and functions. What does that look like? Excellent communication skills, the ability to compromise and the desire to work with skill sets across the entire organization.
LEADERSHIP ability that ultimately betters the team. What does that look like? The ability to drive change and results through influence and focus, and demonstrated expertise in the field.
STORYTELLING skills that deliver and work across brands. What does that sound like? An exceptional ability to communicate the story of your brand and your passion, with a voice that's strong, clear and focused.
DESIRE to move Mattel's legacy of success into our future of innovation
FOUNDATIONAL knowledge of the business objectives related to marketing/brand management, a demonstrated understanding of standard marketing techniques and a basic understanding of annual financial plans.
Bachelor’s degree in marketing, business or related field; MBA preferred
Experience, knowledge, skills required:
Minimum 4 years (2 years with MBA) experience in consumer or brand marketing
Thorough understanding of standard marketing techniques
Demonstrated leadership, strong analytical and strategic thinking skills
Excellent written/verbal, time management and quantitative/analytical skills required
Ability to differentiate and create compelling positioning statements and relevance for our consumers and customers
About the company
American multinational toy manufacturing company founded in 1945 with headquarters in El Segundo, California. In 2014, it ranked #403 on the Fortune 500. The products and brands it produces include Fisher-Price, Barbie dolls, Monster High dolls, Winx Club dolls, Hot Wheels and Matchbox toys, Masters of the Universe, American Girl dolls, board games, and WWE Toys.