Retail Marketing Visual Merchandising Manager (305988)

Retail Marketing Visual Merchandising Manager (305988)
Marketing, Regular Full-Time, Travel Required 30%
# Samsung Electronics America _,Ridgefield Park New Jersey_
Apr 20, 2017
# General Description
If you have ambitions to be a part of a Best in Class organization, the Consumer Electronics Retail Marketing Team at Samsung is the place to be. Our teams are perennial Award Winners spanning every category of marketing expertise. We drive Market Disruption and Innovation across each of our product markets. The dynamic culture at Samsung offers both great challenge and great reward. If you want to work among the very best talent in the industry, working on the most innovative products in the world, Samsung is the next big thing.
This role requires a strong passion for retail. Do you love convincing shoppers at point of purchase to select your product? Are you an expert working with local account teams to guide them on best in class retail experiences?
Are you comfortable working with identifying the key message that should exist in retail and point of sale? Do you have experience dealing with a promotional calendar or promotions?
This job could be for you!
Duties & Responsibilities:
+ Development of the messaging strategy and visuals to clearly communicate Samsung brand and product benefits within retail and other account based activities
+ Build and implement overall trade/retail go to market plans.
+ Build dealer asset tool kits, merchandising tool kits, demo videos and other consumer facing retailer content.
+ Partner with specific CE accounts to create in-store merchandising programs, promotional point of purchase materials, retailer ads and other advertising initiatives that support joint sales goals
+ Track, measure and test retailer communications for future improvements.
+ Drive increased Samsung exposure in all online, print, and in store efforts
+ Lead monthly customer planning and marketing calendar cadence
+ Support new product launches with 360 trade based campaigns
+ Initiate and implement promotions within customer marketing vehicles
+ Drive product assortment and creative direction/review for all print efforts (tabs and circulars)
+ Provide consistent updates to Samsung sales and marketing teams on all relative marketing & promotional plans within the accounts
+ Drive customer budget and checkbook planning process related to marketing activities
+ Lead other ad hoc marketing initiatives as needed
# Necessary Skills / Attributes
+ Bachelor?s degree required, MBA a strong positive
+ Minimum of 8 years marketing/trade marketing industry experience
+ Trade Ad Agency and or retailer marketing is a plus
+ Excellent planning, project management, communication and organizational skills
+ Ability to prioritize, organize and allocate time based upon project importance
+ Must be creative thinker and strong team player
+ .com experience a plus but not required
# Company Information
BIG THINGS HAPPEN HERE. The amazing products for which Samsung is known world-wide are the results of the amazing people who work here. Their talent, creativity, dedication, and commitment to innovation are what make us who we are. To continue to be a world leader in technology, we focus on attracting the best talent available and offer a corporate culture in which every individual can challenge themselves to discover how good they are, and how great they can become.
Headquartered in Ridgefield Park, NJ, and with offices in Richardson, TX and Palo Alto, CA, Samsung Electronics America, Inc. (SEA) is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Samsung Electronics Co. Ltd. and a world leader in technology. We market a broad range of award-winning consumer electronics, smartphones, information systems, and home appliances. Samsung's philosophy is based on our strong determination for growth, perpetual innovation and responsibility to corporate citizenship. As a result of our commitment to innovation and unique design, the Samsung organization is one of the most decorated brands in the electronics industry. Our company is currently ranked #7 in Interbrand?s "100 Best Global Brands," and named #3 on the Boston Consulting Group list as one of the world's most innovative companies in 2014.
At Samsung we work hard every day. It is a fast-paced and challenging work environment, and we are a nimble team that constantly pushes ourselves to be the best. If you have energy, passion, dedication and drive, and you thrive in a fast-paced workplace, the rewards at Samsung are many. Imagine working for a global company that is a world leader in innovation, in an environment where exciting things happen every day. Imagine working with an amazing group of visionaries/ individuals who make products that bring joy to millions of people across the globe every single day. Imagine where you want to be, and who you want to be. At Samsung...the possibilities are limitless. Apply today and find out why LinkedIn ranked us as one of North America?s Most InDemand Employers in 2014.
To this end, we follow various protocols during the recruitment process, including but not limited to, avoiding the inadvertent disclosure of confidential information of the applicant?s former employer.
Samsung Electronics America provides Equal Employment Opportunity for all individuals regardless of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, status as a protected veteran, genetic information, status as a qualified individual with a disability or any other characteristic protected by law.

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