Department: Marketing
Location: Markham, Ontario CA
Posted: 2013-01-28
Requisition Number: marketing-20130128-AssistantMarketingManager

1 opening
Full-time (non-exempt)

Main Areas of Responsibility:

  • VISUAL MERCHANDISING: Develop and maintain annual merchandising calendar to dictate instore program focus and priorities on Elizabeth Arden brands, including fragrances.
  • Develop planogram and manage ongoing changes and updates to the Shelf Management System for in store presentation (Drug Accounts).
  • Develop Planoguides for department stores.
  • Manages Master Test Unit (MTU) layouts and changes with ongoing launch plans.
  • Maintain up to date sku listings and communicate action plans on listing and delisting of skus on Elizabeth Arden brands (including Fragrance portfolio).
  • Ensure working within capital budget as it pertains to: merchandising units, in store visuals, glorifiers, and installations.
  • Offer suggestions on forecasting of all visual merchandising elements for new and existing doors, and for managing and delivering against the visual merchandising budget.
  • ECOMMERCE: Organize all product content info in master document received from corporate for execution in Canadian market.
  • Organize all Landing Pages with marketing content from global.
  • Apply and overall edits to content, manage localization edits.
  • Coordinate internal project requirements (mainly with customer landing pages, promotional only).
  • Liaison with global ecommerce team for plan, direction, and execution guidelines.
  • Track project schedules and asset development; Route and Coordinate development requirements.
  • Manage and update product information and photos on multiple categories on ea.ca, and ea.com microbrand sites according to direction from global.
  • Ensure that retailer websites are updated to include all current products, promotional sets and new products launches.

  • Three to five years experience in one or some of the following areas: o Marketing, merchandising, and/or Sales Management within the packaged goods industry, preferably cosmetics or toiletries; Management of visual merchandising components; Exposure to
  • Proven ability to gather, analyze, summarize and present data, information and conclusions.
  • Demonstrated ability to be proactive and anticipate job requirements; takes ownership to resolve issues.
  • Committed to continuous improvement and the sharing of best practices.
  • Proven ability to plan and execute projects on time while juggling multiple priorities, with a proven ability to set goals and prioritize among many important projects.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize in a constantly changing environment. Adept at multi-tasking.
  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills to meet multiple frequent and aggressive deadlines.
  • Strong drive for accuracy and flawless execution; high level of attention to detail and process orientation.
  • Ability to work independently with little or no supervision.
  • Is self-motivated and exhibits business maturity, drive and passion in a fast-paced environment.
  • Able to deliver clear, concise and consistent messages both up, down and across the organization.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment with multi-functional stakeholders.
  • Strong presentation skills and intermediate Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint skills.
  • Knowledge of Nielsen MarketTrack, CeRoy, and Customer Point-of-Sale data.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Marketing or Business Administration.

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Closing Date: Closed on 2013-02-27

E-mail: Canada.Careers@elizabetharden.com