Head of Marketing China

Shanghai, China

At a Glance:

On is ready to welcome a new Head of Marketing for Greater China who will act as an essential member to help drive the company’s goals and success. This role will play an integral part in sharing the story of On by leading a diverse and energetic Marketing team. In addition, this role will be responsible for evaluating and developing Marketing strategies while always thinking one step ahead.

Your Team:

As a sports brand that is born in the Swiss Alps and with running at its core, the China team at On is a fast-paced place to be with a great desire to explore. We’re the friend who shows you where to find city adventures, the run crew captain who won’t let you slow into the finish, the trail runner who pushes you to the summit to soak up the sunrise. We love getting to know our community and finding out what they want and need. We’re always looking for new, interesting ways to communicate our products - so if you have an idea that could be our new secret weapon, speak up and run with it (literally)!
We’re big thinkers and change-makers, constantly reinventing how we do things - questioning the status quo and finding new ideas to try as inspiration strikes us.
This role is based in Shanghai, China.

Your Mission:

  • Crafts unique ways to showcase On’s mission and purpose through Marketing initiatives by guiding, coaching and supporting a team of creatives across various disciplines
  • Prepares and manages quarterly and annual budgets for the Marketing department
  • Ensures On’s brand and story is consistently messaged across all channels / consumer touch points and aligned with internal Marketing strategies
  • Identifies opportunities for On to reach new market segments (perhaps beyond the running communities) and expand market share
  • Analyzes and utilizes data to assess progress and allocate resources where needed
  • Effectively collaborates with internal partners and department heads to align Marketing efforts with company strategy and goals
  • Partners with Sales team to ensure Marketing strategies run parallel with commercial objectives

Your Story:

  • Proven solid track record of progressive experience within Marketing roles across various channels including Brand Marketing, Communications & PR, Digital Marketing, Events, Trade Marketing and Retail
  • 4+ years of experience in a dynamic leadership role
  • Ability to stay current and build upon Marketing best practices and trends
  • Capable of leading with a growth mindset and inspiring a talented marketing team
  • Strategic mindset accompanying an innovative and creative personality with a strong business acumen
  • Ability to travel based on business needs/fluctuation

What we offer:

We offer a dynamic, challenging and sportive environment that has been ranked as the ‘fastest growing sports company’ of its time. With offices across the globe, we are an international team who is hungry to innovate and build something incredible. We foster an active environment where each individual thrives for excellence and can achieve their full potential. This is where your work matters, you’re hands-on and your team members are amongst the very best in their respective disciplines and fields. 

If you are driven to bring On to the next level, curious about the opportunity and want to be part of our growing team send us your application, and join the ONiverse!

On is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to creating a work environment that is fair and inclusive, where all decisions related to recruitment, advancement, and retention are free of discrimination.