Firmenich is a leading international company with headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland. Our reputation for excellence as a creator and manufacturer of specialty chemicals, flavors and perfumery products is recognized worldwide. From our award-winning fragrances to our irresistible candy ingredients, our team has been combining experience and innovation to perfume and flavor our clients' products for our mutual success. Their passion has not only helped create many of the world's best-selling perfumes, cosmetics, household products and food & beverage selections, it's the major reason for our success as the world's largest private company in our industry.
MARKETING MANAGER (PERFUMERY)
We currently have an immediate opportunity for a MARKETING MANAGER to join our PERFUMERY DIVISION at our North American headquarters located in PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY.
Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
Job Responsibility Provide marketing expertise across categories and clients, with a primary focus on Air Care and Candles. - Assist with Category plans, concept development, and Marketing support activities - Utilize internal and external data sources to develop and lead fragrance marketing strategy to develop market overviews and analyses of category dynamics and trends - Interpret trends to match gaps in segments to focus on potential client opportunities - Develop creative concepts and presentations with supporting visuals for internal and external clients - Responsible for keeping abreast of emerging marketing trends and socio-economic trends - Responsible for working with client to enhance consumer understanding of fragrances, the creative process and trends - Interpret clients' needs and translate them into winning fragrance marketing strategies
Profile - Minimum BS/BA degree (Business / Marketing); MBA preferred - 5+ years industry experience - Air Care and Candle experience desired - Competency regarding brands/branding - A self-starter; driven - Fragrance, Consumer package goods or advertising agency experience - Exposure to or passion for fragrance; scent-involvement inclination - Princeton area or central NJ candidates preferred - Willing to roll-up sleeves to support ad hoc client requests and presentations - Excellent computer proficiency with Microsoft Powerpoint, Word, and Excel - Strong cross-functional partnering & communication skills - Ability to work under tight time pressures; ability to handle multiple projects - Demonstrated creativity and ideation skills - Experienced in delivering client-oriented presentations
At Firmenich, we create an environment in which employees are valued, motivated and encouraged to reach their full potential. We foster entrepreneurial spirit and imaginative teamwork with freedom to act within our strategic plans. We recruit and develop the best talents, rewarding them accordingly. We offer
competitive pay, career growth opportunities, and an outstanding benefits program that features:
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
- Generous Paid Time Off! * Quarterly Bonus Potential! * Retirement Plans! * 401(k) with Company Match! * Low Cost Medical, Dental & Rx & Vision Coverage! * Tuition Assistance for Employees and Children! * Flexible Spending Accounts! * Subsidized Cafeteria! * Tobacco Free Campus! * And Many More Employee-Friendly Programs!
Job Location USA - New Jersey - Princeton
Firmenich - 2 years ago