Jotun is one of the world's leading manufacturers of decorative paints, marine, protective and powder coatings. The Group has 64 companies and 40 production facilities around the world, and more than 9 800 employees. Jotun is represented in more than 100 countries through own subsidiaries, joint ventures, agents, branch offices and distributors. The Jotun Group’s sales in 2017 were NOK 16.4 billion. The Jotun Group is organized into four segments and seven geographical regions and has its head office in Sandiford, Norway.

Jotun Bangladesh Limited

Jotun has been present in the Middle East since 1962 and has expanded across the region to include 15 companies across the Middle East, India, and Africa region. Throughout our history, we have focused on providing our employees with learning and development opportunities and offering them meaningful and challenging work, guided by our four values of Care, Loyalty, Respect and Boldness.

Jotun Bangladesh Ltd. was established in 2013. It operates in Decorative, Marine and Protective segments. Currently Jotun Bangladesh own factory is under construction. In the coming period, Jotun Bangladesh continue its mission to establish and develop the Jotun brand in this emerging market.

Position: Marketing Executive |Bangladesh

The Marketing Executive is expected to work in close coordination with the inter departments to implement marketing activities in line with Jotun strategies. This position will be based in Dhaka and will report to the Sales Manager, Decorative - Jotun Bangladesh.

Job Results

  • Responsible for public relation activities by managing events such as product launches, exhibitions, trade shows, road shows, sponsorships, promotional campaigns as well as liaising with media for press releases and advertising agencies in order to capture the market attention and to achieve desired marketing effects.
  • Responsible for brochures, printing materials and product packaging by working closely with regional marketing and corporate responsible to ensure that we are in line with regional and corporate standards.
  • Responsible for marketing giveaways by sourcing, designing and purchasing these items so that we have a standardized high quality giveaways for our customers.
  • Market intelligence by keeping abreast customer’s demands and competitors’ activities so that the company is constantly kept updated, aware of market changes and stay competitive.
  • Planning, implementing and aligning marketing activities and initiatives with Jotun marketing strategy, company’s strategy and business plans
  • Develop marketing activities and initiatives to improve visibility of Jotun and raise brand awareness
  • Collect and improve Market Intelligence by monitoring the market regarding competitor activities, products, market trends, market opportunities and potential, develop action plan if required
  • Close coordination with sales to forecast the quantities of shade cards and other product brochure requirement in advance and ensure stock out situation is avoided.

Qualifications

  • 1 - 3 Years Relevant Experience.
  • Holds minimum Bachelor’s degree in Marketing
  • Knowledge of marketing activities
  • Product Management, Principles of branding, PR and Advertising awareness

Personal qualities

  • Initiative & Responsibility: acts on own initiative, makes things happen and accepts responsibility for the results
    Systematic Approach: uses a methodical and systematic approach; plans ahead, defines clear priorities and allocates resources effectively
  • Analysis & Judgment: quickly understands and analyzes complex issues and problems; comes up with sound and rational judgments
  • Professional Expertise: demonstrates specialist knowledge and expertise in own area; participates in continuous professional development
  • Professional Expertise: demonstrates specialist knowledge and expertise in own area; participates in continuous professional development
  • Innovation: produces fresh and imaginative ideas and solutions; breaks away from tradition; promotes change and novelty
  • Constructive Teamwork: co-operates well with others; shares knowledge, experience and information; supports others in the pursuit of team goals

We offer

  • Extensive opportunities for professional and personal development, both through on-the-job training and Jotun Academy.
  • A friendly and supportive working environment.
  • An international Corporate Culture founded on our four values; Care, Respect, Loyalty, and Boldness.

Interested candidates are requested to submit their CV through below mail link.

hr.bangladesh@jotun.com

Application Deadline: January 24th, 2019
Jotun is an equal opportunity employer