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Senior Marketing Strategy and Innovation Advisor

Job details

28 Apr 2019
Work type
Full time employment
Work classification
Marketing & Media


New Plymouth

A lot goes in to powering New Zealand's second largest electricity and gas network. With over 1.1 million customers across the North Island depending on us to keep the lights on and the gas flowing, we know its important we constantly innovate and grow, to stay at the forefront of our industry, and to keep the customer at the core of everything we do. That's why its time to redefine our Marketing and Communications department.

Right now, the world is changing for our industry, and we're advancing to match. We're re-energising our MarCom function to bring the customer into stronger focus, and are looking for a first-class marketer to be a strategic driver in this change. This is a rare opportunity to join a fresh, purpose-built team where you'll see your efforts make a real impact - interested?

Part of a wider team set up to be a real customer and reputation champion, we're building a group of agile thinkers and doers who are creative, collegial and focused on results. In this role, you'll be a big part of the teams success.

Lets talk about you. You'll be an out of the box thinker, always aiming to do things better, smarter or more efficiently. With an impressive track record in implementing a business-wide marketing strategy, you'll be keen to design innovative campaigns with an emphasis on digital delivery. As a natural team player and networker who can engage with people on all levels, you'll thrive in the multi-disciplinary Powerco team. When it comes to social media, you'll be on the cutting edge. You're well aware of all the trends and tech, and can feel changes in the customer communications space coming before they're in sight. Along with your analytical mind and expert knowledge of the customer journey, your flair for strategy will help you be a guiding force in the MarCom team.

Theres never been a better time to be a marketer at Powerco. In addition to competitive salary offerings, generous leave allocations and health and wellness packages, you'll get the opportunity to join the fold at a company that really invests in the development of its people, at a time where our ears are wide open to new ideas. If you've got some fresh thinking we can't wait to experience it.

If you're already based in New Plymouth, you'll be more than familiar with the good life. If not, this role is your chance for an exciting challenge against the backdrop of one of the worlds most liveable regions, where work-life balance isn't a myth - its a given.

Are you ready to step into an industry that's on the cusp of great change? If it's time for a new start in a company with a bright future, lets talk.

Applications close Sunday, 28 April 2019.

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8 Apr 2019

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