Kipling Global is looking for an exceptional Specialist, Marketing Operations to join our Kipling Marketing team based in Antwerp, Belgium.
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Let’s talk about the role!
You as Specialist, Marketing Operations Kipling will report to the Marketing Operations Manager, and you will play a vital role in supporting the development and execution of our global marketing initiatives.
You will collaborate with cross-functional teams, including product merchandising, creative services, and the regional marketing teams, to ensure alignment and effective execution of marketing initiatives.
How You Will Make a Difference
You will achieve this in the following key areas:
Project Management: Support multiple marketing projects simultaneously, ensuring deadlines are met, resources are allocated effectively, and stakeholders are kept informed about project progress. Projects include:
Brand portal management & uploads
Global sales meetings
GTM & Global marketing calendar
Budget Support : Assist in the management of the global marketing budget, including tracking expenses & marketing invoices.
Seasonal Marketing Campaigns : Assist in the planning, coordination, and execution of global marketing toolkits, ensuring consistency across various channels and regions.
Copy: Collaborate with internal and external copywriters to create engaging marketing copy, including website & CRM copy, social media content, and advertisements.
Brand Management: Support brand consistency by ensuring global marketing materials align with the brand guidelines. Monitor brand usage across regions and provide guidance to local marketing teams.
Skills for Success
Have 2-3 years experience in marketing coordination or a similar role, preferably in a global or international environment. Experience in an agency or brand is a plus.
Be a highly organized, self-motivated, and able to work independently in a fast-paced environment;
Have strong project management skills. Being able to prioritize tasks, manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines;
Have excellent written and verbal communication skills (English), with a keen eye for detail;
Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external partners;
A formal education and subsequent University bachelor’s or master’s degree in marketing, business administration, or a related field are nice to have, but we are most interested in your total experience and professional achievements. If you are passionate about marketing and are excited about contributing to the growth and success of an international brand, we encourage you to apply!
What’s in it For You
We’re in the business of unleashing human potential, driven by the ideas, energy and commitment of our people. That’s why we offer comprehensive benefits that encourage mental, physical and financial well-being for all VF associates. When it comes to benefits, we’re the total package.
A supportive feedback-based culture where respect and integrity guide us in what we do
An inclusive international environment where people of diverse backgrounds, lifestyles and nationalities love working together
Be part of an iconic lifestyle brand in a multi brand, multi countries organization
On site gym offering health and well-being initiatives
A discount card with 50% on all VF brands
This post is not eligible for relocation support.
VF is a global apparel company connecting people to the lifestyles they cherish through our family of iconic brands. At the heart of our journey lies our purpose: We power movements of sustainable and active lifestyles for the betterment of people and our planet. This is our purpose. It’s the reason we come to work every day. Our purpose unites us and leads us to pursue our goals, together. This is our calling. Learn more at vfc.com
Free to Be, Inclusion & Diversity
As a purpose-led, performance driven company, we strive to foster a culture of belonging based on respect, connection, openness and authenticity. We are committed to building and maintaining a workplace that celebrates the diversity of our associates, allowing them to bring their authentic selves to work every day. As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, VF is committed to support disadvantaged groups whilst providing equal opportunities for both VF associates and applicants alike.
If you like what you have read and want to join our team then we would like to hear from you! Apply visit vfc.com , kipling.com or follow us on our LinkedIn and Instagram pages, see you there!