Brand Specialist Japan (d/f/m)

Department: APAC Sales and Marketing
Office: Ableton KK / Japan
Schedule: Full-time

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Your mission

As part of Ableton’s efforts to increase our marketing focus in the Asia Pacific region, Ableton is looking for a Brand Specialist to coordinate brand and product marketing activities in Japan. Reporting to the Brand Manager in Japan, you will build upon Ableton’s existing work in the territory, nurturing and growing Japanese user communities at a local level and increasing brand presence within Japan. Together with your international community of colleagues, you will be working in a dynamic environment that embraces creativity to serve Japan’s unique and diverse music-maker communities.

Your responsibilities

  • You will collaborate with the Brand Manager to establish and nurture relationships with artists, certified trainers, and other key members of the Ableton community in Japan to build value
  • You will assist the Japanese Sales & Marketing Team to build product knowledge and brand awareness among key partners in Japan
  • You will exercise responsibility for marketing activities in Japan in accordance with brand guidelines
  • You will support the Japanese Sales & Marketing Team to drive marketing initiatives in the education field
  • You will collaborate with the Japanese Sales & Marketing Team to successfully drive and roll out global marketing initiatives in Japan
  • You will suggest ideas for editorial and video content for our own channels, as well as curate third-party content and events
  • You will work on cross-functional projects to develop Ableton’s interests in Japan
  • You will contribute to Ableton’s CRM database

Your profile

  • You have 3 or more years of marketing experience in the music industry or a related field
  • You are familiar with aspects of Ableton’s community and music scene in Japan
  • You bring a passion for drawing data-driven conclusions to powerful research questions
  • You have a firm understanding of Ableton’s product offerings and the greater music technology landscape
  • You have a native-level proficiency in Japanese and firm written and verbal command of the English language
  • You are open to developing public-speaking, moderating and facilitating meetings and discussions
  • You are willing to travel within Japan, as well as occasional trips to locations in the Asia Pacific region and beyond
  • You are eager to provide and receive feedback

Your application

If you like the sound of this role, please apply with the following documents and information:

  • CV (without a picture)
  • Letter of motivation
  • Salary expectation
  • Starting date

About Ableton

Here at Ableton, we come from a wide range of cultural and professional backgrounds. What connects us is the shared belief that each of us has the skills and knowledge to contribute to the future of music culture.

We’re dedicated to what we do, and equally so about improving who we are. We work hard to foster an environment in which people can develop both personally and professionally. We believe that teams work best when they include a range of skills and experiences. That’s why we’re committed to becoming a truly inclusive workplace, providing equal opportunity in both our recruitment process and in the subsequent growth of an employee. Working here, you’ll have the opportunity to engage in mentoring, soft skills training and coaching. We care deeply about the balance between work and life, and support this with benefits surrounding health and fitness, mobility, working hour flexibility, the provision of ergonomic work equipment, as well as inspiration and tools for music-makers.

With us, you’ll work in a relaxed but dynamic environment, surrounded by people who love music and technology. You’ll be creatively challenged, encouraged to learn, and you’ll become part of an expanding, international company.

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