Philips Manager Consumer Marketing in Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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In this role, you have the opportunity to

Join the highly successful Beauty business that will help improve people’s health & well-being, while advancing your career in a dynamic, fast paced and multinational environment of Philips Beauty Hong Kong.

You are responsible for

  • Driving the definition, development and introduction of products that bring ever-more rewarding and enjoyable consumer experiences

  • Translating in-depth market, consumer shopper insights, as well as competitive analyses into winning concepts by defining product positioning

  • Driving consumer and shopper research to identify and optimize the winning concepts, to integrate these new concepts into strategic product roadmaps, and develop and bring the concept from idea to market

  • Steering the new product development process from start to end, taking initial ideas through to product development and market introduction

  • Interacting with various disciplines including innovation, technology & development, procurement, design, marketing management, marketing communication and international sales organizations

  • Interacting on a regular basis with our marketing teams in key markets and ensure a successful product launch that fits with the local market needs

You are a part of

A dedicated Marketing Team working on Haircare business, an important part of the Beauty portfolio. Philips is a leading brand in this category with a healthy and growing business, and with ambitious future growth plans. You will report into to the Director Consumer Marketing Haircare and will be working in a network of various stakeholders based in both Hong Kong (e.g. consumer marketing management, R&D, design) and the Netherlands (e.g., central communication team, market intelligence specialists) and in the countries (e.g., marketing specialists, key account managers).

To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience

  • Master degree in Business Administration, Marketing or related fields or MBA

  • At least 10 years of work experience in marketing / brand management of consumer products including life cycle management

  • Proven track record with global consumer / retail brands with a demonstrated ability to work with multiple and diverse markets

  • Experience with product development and product launches

  • Highly entrepreneurial with a natural affinity for beauty/ lifestyle products

  • Strong analytical skills and the passion to drive business growth

  • Ability to think creatively and pragmatically

  • Excellent project management skills

  • Ability to collaborate with local marketing and sales teams and strong influencing skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent communication skills to interact with executives and top managers

  • Solid spoken and written English skills

In return, we offer you

A path towards your most rewarding career. Philips Beauty is the core of Philips Consumer Lifestyle’s Health & Wellbeing strategy. At Philips we believe beauty is a wonderful energy that exists inside every woman, we care about creating the next generation of beauty tools for the women of today. We offer competitive health benefits, a flexible work schedule and access to local well-being focused activities.

Why should you join Philips?

Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways. Learn more by watching this video .

To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .