Meta AR/VR Job | Integrated Marketing Manager – Quest Japan | Quest
Type（岗位类型）: Consumer Marketing
Citys（岗位城市）: Tokyo, Japan
The Reality Labs group brings together world-class experts to develop and ship groundbreaking products at the intersection of hardware, software and content. We are building tools and experiences that make people feel closer together in Virtual Reality (VR).
We are looking for an experienced Marketing Manager to lead our consumer marketing for Quest in Japan. This person will be responsible for developing distinctive, effective and integrated consumer marketing that builds the Quest brand and accelerates the growth of our business in Japan.
This role will be responsible for shaping our success in Japan and have scope to creatively insert Quest into local culture. Our ideal candidate will have experience developing and launching successful and innovative integrated marketing campaigns with a proven track record of strong collaboration. They will have had experience of marketing in Japan; setting commercially-oriented marketing goals and strategies, applying analytical rigor, a deep understanding of consumer segmentation, insights and country-level cultural trends to inform breakthrough campaigns.
Additionally, they are a highly effective communicator and collaborator with other teams, including the Global and Regional Marketing, Sales, Creative, and Retail Marketing teams. They’re able to work cross functionally with a geographically-dispersed and multi-disciplinary group in the development of marketing strategy, plans and execution.
10+ years’ experience leading marketing for a consumer-facing brand(s) or in the gaming industry
Experience developing country marketing strategy and integrated consumer campaigns at either well established brands, advertising agencies, or consulting firms
Demonstrated ability to collaborate with and lead cross-functional teams, either formally through reporting structure or informally through influence
Experience in identifying and leveraging insights and analytics
Understanding of media planning and localisation process in Japan
Proven experience developing bold, breakthrough integrated marketing campaigns, with specific social media strategies, that drove measurable results at a local or regional level
Effective and inspiring partner to creative agencies in developing stand-out marketing communications
Proven communicator, able to clearly articulate marketing’s role and the importance of Japan in driving the business
Ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial, fast-moving and ever-changing environment
Outstanding creative sense, plus excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to travel internationally for business
Fluent in English and Japanese
Provide leadership and coordination of Quest consumer marketing in Japan
Develop a deep understanding of local priorities (business targets, segmentation, priority markets) and cultural customer insights (consumer/market trends, key reasons as well as barriers to purchase, key feature usage) to be a thought partner with both the Japan and Global teams
Drive creation and execution of integrated marketing strategy & plans for Japan, which consistently deliver against business metrics. Ensuring that previous campaign learnings are being leveraged
Work with XF to create and/or input on insightful briefs drawing on different sources of insight and knowledge to weave together creative narratives, including internal and external data sources, to inspire our creative partners in Japan and Global
Working closely with the insights team, implement and manage an Analytics & Learning Agenda to demonstrate the impact and return of marketing investment for the business in the short- and long-term
Communicate effectively with stakeholders and teams, driving transparency, coordination and alignment on Japan marketing plans
Cultivate strong working relationships with internal teams, including Creative, Retail Channel, Sales, Comms, and others, as well as external agency partners, in the development of breakthrough and effective marketing
Experience leading marketing for a consumer technology brand in Japan
Knowledge of the Consumer Electronics Retail Channel environment in Japan