Procter & Gamble Brand Management Function - Assistant Brand Manager - Japan in Kobe, Japan

Do you want to be a key contributor to the strategic choices for a brand? As an Assistant Brand Manager at P&G, you will be assigned full responsibility for your brand and business results. You will be accountable for developing and executing strategies and plans in partnership with multi-disciplinary teams as well as external creative and communication agencies.

To be successful in this role, you will need strong passion and strength in consumer, customer, and market understanding and insights – Developing creative and innovative solutions that allow us to win in the marketplace.

The Brand Management function at P&G produces the majority of the company’s General Managers as well as future CEO’s. P&G Brand Management is about growing our Brands, Business, and People. You will help us remain on the cutting edge of marketing, helping us find new and exciting ways to reach consumers.

You will be responsible for brand building and brand management as below. From the first day, you will be given immediate responsibility and be expected to build your part of the business as if it were your own.

  1. Brand Building - You will lead building a brand which provides more satisfactions and happy surprises to consumers by understanding their potential needs which they don't realize in their daily lives. You will be responsible for developing a marketing plan to identify specific marketing tactics. You will use your plan to build on consumer, shopper and customer insights to deliver overall business objectives and strategies.

  2. Brand Management- You will lead a brand's strategic choices and vision/goal in short/mid/long term.

    Working location: Kobe, Japan (we will ask your preference after the explanation session during screening process).

  3. BA/BS from an accredited university is required.

  4. Language- Native level Japanese (speaking/writing/reading) required.

  5. Good business level English language skill required - TOEIC 800 or TOEFL 574 above.

  6. Looking for people who have demonstrated strong leadership ability through active participation in extra-curricular activities or in the course of their work.

  7. Candidate with not more than 5 years of working experience are welcome to apply.

    *Immigration sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants for Japan based positions are generally required to be eligible to work in Japan without the need for current or future sponsorship. Procter & Gamble does not sponsor candidates for permanent residency in Japan.

Job: Marketing/Brand Management

Title: Brand Management Function - Assistant Brand Manager - Japan

Location: JP-Kobe

Requisition ID: BRM00000817