Marketing Executive - Auckland

New Zealand, Auckland /
ZURU Toys – Brand Marketing /
Do you have a love for toys, a desire to bring creative ideas to life and a sharp eye for evaluating what’s effective?
Then join ZURU whilst we are going through substantial growth, and become a valuable member of the Global Marketing team.

In this role you will help produce strategic and effective campaigns for ZURU’s portfolio of brands that drive brand awareness, engagement with core target audiences, and profitable growth through sales conversion.

Duties and Responsibilities

    • Brand & Activation planning across portfolio – twice yearly.
    • Delivery of portfolio’s Global Asset Suite – Briefing all specialist teams and trafficking assets to ensure on time delivery of:
    • Product copy written, proofed, and sent to platform team for upload.
      All lifestyle photography briefed to specialist teams and uploaded.
      Brief TVC deliverables around items, audience, and timings.
      Brief influencer deliverables around items, audience, and timings.
      Brief & support TikTok and IG team around content calendars for brands.
      Provide brand & product proof points for PR and approve releases.
    • Monitoring and maintenance of the portfolio’s ecommerce Brand Asset Portals.
    • Content lead for our Global Marketing Activations and responsible of all assets in our Global Brand Presentation Decks.
    • Working with partners for key global marketing activations.
    • Management of shoot samples, storage and sample room.
    • Partner with Sales in Australia and New Zealand to facilitate item sell-in and presentation of local marketing plans.
    • Responsible for planning and execution of Australia and New Zealand media.
    • Responsible for planning and execution of Trade Marketing initiatives in Australia and New Zealand.

Skills & Experience Required

    • 1-2 years’ experience in a marketing role.
    • Ability to multi-task and be able to set priorities and stay focused.
    • A go-getter with energy and determination to continuously improve.
    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • Ability to use Microsoft Office programs with a focus on PowerPoint.