• 15 mei 2020
  • Vacaturennummer lv-74373
Sekisui S-Lec Logo Organization:
Sekisui S-Lec B.V. Film Plant in Roermond is part of Sekisui S-Lec Europe B.V., which in turn is part of Sekisui Chemical Co. Ltd, the Japanese chemical company. Sekisui S-Lec is the producer of PVB-interlayer film and produces in 6 locations throughout the world. The PVB-interlayer film has applications in what is known as laminated glass in the auto and architecture industry. Sekisui S-Lec uses 2 production locations to supply its own required resources, which is the PVB-resin. In addition to the production location in Minakuchi, Japan, the location in Geleen has been actively producing PVB-resin since the beginning of 2007. The production location in Roermond started in 1996 and consists of a Sales Division, Administrative Division, Technology Division and a Production Division. Approximately 240 employees are active within Roermond.

To complete the European Marketing Team we are looking for an:

Assistant Marketing Manager
Strategic Marketeer ready for the next step
Location: Roermond

Marketing Department
The Marketing Department is responsible for the European market and for particular global accounts. The department consists of 5 Marketing Employees in the jobs of Marketing Manager, Assistant Marketing Manager and Marketing Representatives. The department is managed by the Marketing Manager.

The Marketing Assistant Manager is responsible for the marketing of company products and services to the business, customers in automotive and architectural industries like car producers, and the consumer market.
The Marketing Assistant Manager is expected to work not only for Sekisui S-Lec B.V., but also for Sekisui High Performance Plastics companies.

Purpose of the position:
Developing and enhancing marketing strategies and activities to meet agreed company objectives, to such an extent that an optimal contribution is delivered to sales and profit of Sekisui S-Lec B.V. and Global S-Lec division.

Your Tasks & Responsibilities:
  • Making and supporting proposals for marketing strategies
  • Develop Marketing Department together with Marketing Manager in terms of organization, staffing,
  • processes etc.
  • Take responsibility for Global customer and guide team members to develop their capabilities
  • Developing plans for Product project with Global Marketing Team
  • Making and supporting improvement proposals, following the Plan Do Check Act cycle
  • Conducting customer research, analyzing market conditions, trends and competitors situation
  • Analyzing the S-Lec market, especially high performance films in order to understand the current market,
  • identify new market opportunities and identify market requirements for current and future products and identify market changes
  • Monitoring market developments and recognizing important developments and the influence of them on the organization
  • Informing and advising Marketing Manager considering marketing policy
  • Implementing marketing plan alterations as needed
  • Studying the standard and rules related to S-Lec business
  • Visiting customers such as car producers and architects and proposing the values and solution with our products
  • Sharing customers information, requirements and needs with S-Lec members to make a good solution and proposal
  • Executing print production, receipt and distribution of promotional material
  • Developing a company-wide plan to push products, working with all departments for its execution
  • Expanding and improving promotion tools and appeal data of S-Lec products
  • Analyzing and delivering (global) marketing data
  • Monitoring marketing trends and making reports
  • Conducting researches regarding causes of disappointing marketing results
  • Staying up-to-date with knowledge and developments within the area of expertise
  • Demonstrating technical marketing skills and company product knowledge
  • Analyzing marketing data and ways to reach (new) clients
  • Implementing improvements regarding marketing
  • Following the Plan Do Check Act cycle
  • Setting ROMI (Return of Marketing Investment) target against all marketing items and improving it
  • Learning fundamental marketing activity such as making and reviewing hypothesis
What do you take with you?
At first Ambitions and Passion for marketing! Also you have a vision and you are a strategic thinker. So far you performed in several Marketing positions and gained the experience to make this next step. As person you can be described as a strong communicator with a business attitude and customer focus. You know how to cooperate in a multi-cultural environment and are respectful, patient and empathetic. We expect candidates to have a Bachelor degree (Commercial Management and/or Marketing) in combination with some years of relevant working experience (automotive business market experience is a plus). You master English fluently and knowledge of German is a plus. You have the ability to travel (Germany, France, Italy).

Sekisui S-Lec offers you:
A challenging position with good perspectives within a dynamic and multi-cultural organization that has a firm and well known position in the automotive industry. For sure Sekisui S-Lec offers a position where you can fully unfold your true potential in the interesting field of Marketing and gives you all support to get the best results. Excellent labor conditions in combination with attractive extra’s and a bonus structure are part of the deal at this global brand.

Limbourg & Partners takes care of the recruitment and pre-selection for this position.
For more information about Sekisui S-Lec the position and the procedure you can contact Marnix Postma, Managing Consultant (+31 (0)6-3322 5618). If you want to respond immediately, we look forward to receiving your resume with a short motivation letter.