Marketing Manager
Mount Maunganui, Full Time, Marketing
Please Quote Reference Number 82873
  • Do you have retail marketing experience?
  • Are you creative and fun?
  • Good at motivating and organizing multiple marketing resources simultaneously?

  • Furniture Zone, a Kiwi-owned and operated company, delivers on its promise of making your house a home through the provision of good quality furniture at affordable prices. We love helping people design their home spaces. With stores throughout the North Island, we are a diverse, supportive, and energetic team with vast local knowledge.

    We are looking for marketing guru with retail experience to take our brand and marketing to the next level.

    In this role, you will:
    • Help define the forward marketing strategy, and define a plan and budget for that strategy
    • Liaise with stores to identify sponsorship and advertising opportunities within local markets
    • Design and develop engaging, fun, and effective promotions
    • Coordinate and manage external resources to ensure timely completion of all marketing and promotional deliverables including digital, print, and radio
    • Fully analyse sales, product, and online data and report on results of marketing campaigns
    • Provide assistance with internal communication such as promotional and advertising for product launches, brochures, flyers, and more.
    To be effective in this role, you must be curious and creative, have initiative and motivation, ability to build positive and supportive work relationships, and be customer-focused. And, you must have a good sense of humour! We do work hard but like to have laughs!

    Recommended skills:
    • Strong computer skills is a must. MS Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Teams), Adobe Suite knowledge helpful, digital knowledge and savvy with various social media platforms
    • Numeracy skills including ability to establish metrics, measure, and analyse data
    • Knowledge of the Fair Trading Act, Privacy Act, Consumer Guarantees Act, and other relevant commercial and consumer protection laws
    • Social media know-how and an ability to analyse their metrics and make improvements
    • Good organizational and planning skills
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Excellent verbal and written communication
    • Ability to plan and execute to plan within budget
    Experience you'll need:
    • Degree or certification in marketing
    • Minimum 3 years proven track record as Marketing Manager or similar role in retail
    • Experience with coordination of external resources for advertising such as Web design/development, social media, graphic design, print, and radio
    Applicants for this position must be a New Zealand citizen or have NZ residency. You will be working as a part of a great team, and we are looking to grow it with happy and energetic people!
    Please Quote Reference Number 82873

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