Meetings, mood boards and strategy - it's all in a day's work here at head office. No time to sit back on our heels, this is the hub that powers everything we do.
From fashion-forward designers to in-the-know buyers, our team at Topshop Topman HQ is unrivalled for talent. It's fast-
paced, exciting and the perfect place to build a career in fashion. Join any part of the business, from Marketing to Finance, and you will shape the future of the most directional brands on the high-street.
Our Global Vision is to be the world’s fashion authority. Endorsed by opinion formers and accessible to everyone, we are an authentic British Brand with world class standards.
A fashion-insider that constantly innovates through its brave and irreverent approach, providing fashion and beauty to style-minded individuals.
We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Marketing Project Manager to support our TOPSHOP Beauty relaunch. Coming into the project at a mid-
way point, you will work closely with the Brand Marketing & Communications Director and the wider Beauty project team on creating and managing multiple work streams to deliver an innovative brand launch in autumn 2018 in line with business objectives.
A role at TOPSHOP promises a fast paced, challenging and creative working environment. The key to our success is our people, and becoming part of this inspiring team will be a fantastic opportunity for the right person!
DAY TO DAY
Determining launch marketing strategy
Supporting the creation of a robust and industry-disrupting brand launch strategy, ready to begin strategic implementation by the end of May 2018.
Supporting the presentation of the brand launch strategy to key internal stakeholders, influencing effectively to ensure buy-
in and excitement for the core strategic focuses.
Project and Stakeholder Management
Developing critical paths across all work streams and a schedule that meets the delivery deadline, tracking dates, revising when necessary and escalating when deadlines are not met.
Ensuring the project team are aligned, energised and focused on the launch strategy, working cross-functionally with a collaborative and project-principled approach.
Coordinating between internal and external resources to ensure project objectives are met and executed flawlessly, developing improved processes across functions to improve work flow where needed.
Supporting the relationship management of external agencies.
Effectively managing the input of key senior stakeholders and providing regular updates on the delivery of project objectives
Implementation of Launch Strategy
Driving strategic 360 UK media planning, execution & analysis for the beauty launch.
Developing strong product marketing stories and ensuring TOV is executed well at each touchpoint.
Focusing team efforts on attracting new customers & retaining existing customers.
Supporting the development of key brand partnerships to leverage, position & amplify the brand and develop our customer base.
Coordinating between B&M, VM, store design and agencies to ensure clear communication of needs and that store fixture designs are fit for purpose
Managing the post-launch review process to ensure the project is effectively evaluated against objectives and key learns are fed back into the business.
Leveraging insightful analysis of both industry & business, translating this into strategic recommendations for bespoke marketing activity aligned to brand strategy and the beauty focus area.
Constantly being on the lookout for the new & the next’ innovative and exciting new opportunities & trends that would add value to the customer experience & business commercially.
Researching, tracking, sharing and applying beauty market news and trends.
A passionate approach with the ability to engage and inspire related teams
A strong affinity with fashion, luxury and lifestyle markets
Great cultural awareness with an in depth awareness of beauty, fashion, music and lifestyle trends
A strong visual eye
An open & creative thinker, keeping abreast of and utilising new industry developments, innovations and technology
Genuine passion for understanding customers & retail, fashion, brand and product
A self-starter mind-set; able to work both independently and collaboratively with teams and peers with the ability to work under minimal supervision and guidance
Proven experience of being able to build consistently productive relationships across functions / departments and manage effective communication across multiple work streams
A strong team player and people manager - able to gain trust, respect and confidence quickly and effectively
Determined, resilient and able to stay positive under pressure
Proven ability to retain focus whilst demonstrating high levels of drive, energy and stamina
Self-aware, able to influence others and manage their perceptions upwards, downwards and laterally
A strong commercial awareness to maximise performance
Proven Project Management skills showcasing organised & skilled management across multiple work streams
Ability to combine an innovative & creative approach with a commercial & practical outlook
Experience in Media planning & execution is highly desirable Print, OOH, Digital
From bonus schemes to season ticket loans, that make your commute a little easier, we offer a range benefits here at head office.
We make the most out of our staff discount across The Arcadia Group and a range of brands externally.
As well as this we have lots of exciting things that happen throughout the year, to say a big thanks for all the hard work our great teams put in.