Reference : 565564

Marketing Specialist

  • Marketing
  • United Kingdom STAFFORD S
  • Permanent / Regular (US)
  • Posting date : 02/22/2019

Who are we ?

Innovative? Customer Focused? Agile?  Open and Engaging? Entrepreneurial? – The key attitudes and way we like to work at Saint-Gobain. If this sounds like you, please read on to find out more about the Europe, Middle East & Africa (EMEA) Marketing Specialist opportunity.


How will you support us?

This role is working with Saint-Gobain Abrasives where you will be responsible for supporting our objective of becoming more a customer and channel focused organisation and supporting the growth of profitable sales focusing within Building Materials, DIY and Engineering throughout Europe, Middle East & Africa.


In the role as a Marketing Specialist you will;


  • Support the Channel Manager and Channel Marketing Manager in the implementation of the annual Marketing Communications plan across EMEA
  • Support and coordinate product launches and initiatives, leveraging competitor and market intelligence to ensure an effective strategy
  • Coordinate materials for and support planning and implementation of trade fairs and events
  • Support customer journey mapping and customer satisfaction initiatives
  • Creation of customer focused materials, tools and plans to ensure sales growth


What kind of person are we looking for?

First and foremost, we always want to recruit talented people that align well with our values and way of working. In addition to the five Saint-Gobain attitudes we shared at the start, suitability for the role is always key; does the following criteria sound like you?


In order to be successful in this role, you must have:

  • Experience with project management
  • Experience within a similar type role within Marketing
  • A good understanding of digital marketing
  • Proven ability with analytical and strategic skills
  • Willing to travel on occasion (UK and EU wide)


Who are Saint-Gobain?

Saint-Gobain was founded in 1665 to deliver a world first – the production of glass on an industrial scale we have continued to adapt and grow through providing innovate ideas, services and products to our customers. 350 years later we have a presence in 67 countries and employs 170,000 people worldwide. The UK & Ireland is home to over 30 of our well-known and respected businesses within the construction sector including: British Gypsum, Jewson, Weber, Graham and Glassolutions.


You are applying to work with Saint-Gobain Abrasives this is one of 32 fascinating Saint-Gobain businesses that operate within UK and Ireland. Regardless of which business you join, you are assured to be welcomed into a professional and warm environment, where we value all of our employees equally and have a strong focus on their health, safety and wellbeing at all times.


Our Ambition as a business?

At Saint-Gobain, our goal is to ‘Create great living places and improve people’s daily life’. We design, manufacture and distribute materials and solutions, which are key ingredients in the wellbeing of each of us and the future of all. They can be found everywhere in our living places and our daily life: in buildings, transportation, infrastructure and in many industrial applications. They provide comfort, performance and safety while addressing the challenges of sustainable construction, resource efficiency and climate change.


Do you want to be part of this vision? Click apply, we would love to hear from you.



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