Mitre 10 continues to be the preferred DIY and Trade store of choice for many New Zealanders.The main reason for our success is the outstanding customer service we deliver every day.
We aim at being the best home improvement retailer throughout the country.We live by our core values : We stick together so that everyone wins, we're customer obsessed, honest and fair and we strive for excellence.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to be working for a member of one of New Zealand’s most iconic hardware retail brands Mitre 10.
Grove Mitre 10 is in search of a superstar promotion, marketing and event specialist for our three stores, Mitre 10 Mega Glenfield, Mitre 10 Onehunga and Mitre 10 Browns Bay.
This newly created hands-on role of Promotion & Event Coordinator reports directly to the Store Support Manager, while also working closely with our 3 Store Managers across the Grove Group.
This full time role will be focused on developing and executing customer targeted store based marketing initiatives and events to ensure the local community is engaged with and inspired by the brand, and customer loyalty is driven through direct and digital channels.
These initiatives will be a combination of promotional strategies specific to the Grove stores, along with enhancing those campaigns already developed and implemented by our national Mitre 10 Support Centre on behalf of all members.
You will find yourself organising events, creating content for and developing our social media presence, designing and publishing advertisements on the appropriate channels, preparing marketing collateral as required, engaging with local businesses and organisations, building rapport with suppliers, just to name some of the main accountabilities of the role! This role will suit someone who is self-motivated, organised and with a passion for DIY and home improvement products.
The successful candidate will have the following experience and attributesA minimum of 12 months’ experience in a communications, social media, brand or marketing support roleArticulate communicator with excellent written and verbal presentation skillsEnthusiastic personality with the ability to translate ideas into projects and words into effective messagesA finger on the pulse of key marketing and communication trends and experience in tailoring content across multiple channels and audiencesAbility to work autonomously and independentlyResult driven with the ability to manage a given budgetIntermediate proficiency in MS Office Suite and photoshopMedium to advanced knowledge of digital advertisement and social media platforms and toolsExcellent organisational skills with the ability to plan and prioritise own workloadThe role requires some flexibility in working hours, as well as the ability to work under pressure on multiple projects and to meet deadlines.
Salary will be commensurate with experience. The role will operate predominantly from our Glenfield store, with some travel required to the other two stores from time to time.
In return we offer a workplace environment that is positive and supportive , along with the opportunity to shape this role with your own initiative and ideas.
Applicants for the role must live and have the right to work in New Zealand.Are you already excited for the opportunity and does it tick all the boxes?
Please Apply Now as we would love to hear from you.