Consumer Healthcare Denture Senior Brand Manager

    • Tokyo, Japan

Site Name: Japan - Tokyo - Akasaka
Posted Date: Jun 23 2020
Your Responsibilities:

Because of demand increase we are planning to expand our business and as a result we are currently looking for a Marketing professional acting as Senior Brand Manager/Brand Manager for our oral health category. You will have the task to exponentially grow the business and will be managing some of our top growth driving brands like Polident and Poligrip You will work in a dynamic team with lots of opportunities to closely communicate and negotiate with the global team. Additionally you have the opportunity to act as a role model and to mentor and coach your team member(s.) Additionally you assist the Area Marketing Lead whom you will report to in effectively managing the mid/long term strategy.

This position will allow you to potentially move up to Area Marketing Manager or Director in the future. Additionally, if you wish and prove yourself to be, there is a chance to work overseas in the future.

If you are interested in making a difference at a growing company where you can "be yourself", "feel good" and "keep growing" we encourage you to apply and we are looking forward to welcoming you soon to GSK Consumer Healthcare!

Why You?

Basic qualifications:
Job Purpose/Key responsibilities:

•Lead the Denture brand, the biggest portfolios in GSK CHJ close to 100MM£ as senior brand manager.
•This position expects to lead some of the most critical projects as the company's top priority, with strong leadership, marketing capability, communication skills and learning agility;
• Design and develop the NPD for Japan and closely working with Global team, lead short/mid/long term Innovation strategy & plans.
•Implement Connection and Activation plans; Ensure perfect execution for the NPD launches and on-going business. The Connection planning includes wholistic media plans including TV, PR, Digital, In-store and Expert.
•Significantly enhance digital campaigns by monitoring key metrics and identifying opportunities through 'test and learn.
•OJT teaching/coaching of the team

Preferred qualifications:
Required Skills, experience etc.

Skill:
•Logical thinking
•Good English communication/writing skill (Capable of having weekly TC with global team)
•Financial acumen
•Leadership skill
•Analytical skill using multiple sources of data such as Intage, U&A, NPD researches, etc.
•Learning agility

Experience:
•Strong leadership
•Drive for results, resilient, persistent, passionate, innovative and having a sense of urgency
•Knowledge of consumer marketing
•At least 5-7 years of experience in marketing, preferably FMCG.
•TVCM development, media planning

Education, Language, others:
•University graduate
•Native level Japanese in writing/speaking
•Business level English in writing/speaking. This position requires close communication/negotiation with the global team.

Why GSK?:

At GSK we are a science-led global healthcare company. We research and develop a broad range of innovative products in three primary areas of Pharmaceuticals, Vaccines and Consumer Healthcare. Our mission is inspiring and challenging - to help people do more, feel better and live longer.

This position is for our Consumer Healthcare business, which develops and markets an innovative portfolio of consumer preferred and expert recommended brands in the Pain relief, Respiratory, Digestive health, Oral health, and Skin health categories.

Our goal is to be one of the world's most innovative, best performing and trusted healthcare companies. We believe that we all bring something unique to GSK and when we combine our knowledge, experiences and styles together, the impact is incredible. Come join our adventure at GSK where you will be inspired to do your best work for our patients and consumers. A place where you can be you, feel good and keep growing.

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