Marketing Specialist

AGI South East Asia and Oceania (SEA)

Dates

Closing: March 31, 2021

Posted: December 24, 2020

Location

Bangkok, Thailand

Job Department

Marketing

To apply for this position, please send your resume to Rustom.Mistry@aggrowth.com. Please use the job title as the subject line for reference.

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About AGI

AGI is a global food-based infrastructure company publicly traded in Canada. With over 3,800 employees and over 30 global manufacturing brands, AGI is a leading provider of equipment and technology solutions for agricultural commodities including seed, fertilizer, grain and feed systems and an expanding platform for food processing facilities.

AGI has established their new Regional office in SEA in mid-2020 to enhance their presence in the South East Asia & Oceania Region. Ag Growth International (Thailand) Ltd. located in Bangkok is the Regional Headquarters taking care of South East Asia, Oceania, Japan and South Korea. AGI Thailand can provide sales support, technical support and after-sale service and spare parts assistance to all our customers in the region. With the establishment of this office, we are closer to our customers and can serve them better and more efficiently.

The AGI brand as well as our product brands are among the most recognized in global agriculture; in some cases, with more than 160 years of industry experience. Our history of success and international esteem is yet another reason the AGI advantage has you covered.

The Opportunity

We are currently seeking a Marketing Specialist who will be responsible for the creation, adaptation and clearance of regional marketing initiatives, content development, sales support material and local management of social media content in accordance with all AGI standards, brand & design guidelines, and corporate marketing approvals.

The successful candidate will be a motivated, highly organized, and highly collaborative team player, someone who enjoys a fast-moving, complex entrepreneurial environment and is able to juggle many duties that require both local and global coordination and approval.   You must be comfortable working in highly technical environments, collaborating with sales, engineering and various types of design, construction, and product management teams.  You will have experience in digital marketing, social media, programmatic display, and SEO/SEM and be fluent in creating various types of content as well as adapting that content to local languages and cultural conditions.

The Team

Reporting to the Senior Vice President, SEA, you will work closely with the local marketing team as well as the global marketing team in Canada including the Director of Marketing, Manager of International Marketing, and Manager of Social Media. 

Responsibilities

  • Assist with planning and executing of sales and marketing projects, including product launches.
  • Lead translation and adoption of original and adapted materials into regional languages and contexts.
  • Work closely with Social Media Manager to create tailored content for several Asian markets.
  • Create and translate social and digital media campaigns to local languages using Adobe InDesign software.
  • Maintain and contribute to AGI website content and online campaigns.
  • Work closely with the sales and engineer teams to develop and update brochures, sales sheets, website content, social media, and advertisements.
  • Coordinate photo and video shoots, including shot list development and scripting.
  • Maintain a comprehensive list of exhibitions in SEA and prioritize to attend them.
  • Organize successful exhibitions and customer seminars as per corporate guidelines.
  • Provide dealer and customer support as needed including advertising, web maintenance, signage, and events.
  • Gather competitive market intelligence for strategic sales analysis.
  • Coordinate and creative written materials including direct mail and email campaigns
  • Coordinate and order marketing materials
  • Assist with invoicing, budgeting, and planning.
  • Maintain positive and productive relationships with all internal teams as well as external agencies, dealers, and customers.
  • Additional tasks as required.

Qualifications

  • Exceptional organizational and time management skills
  • Exceptional collaboration, team membership and cross-cultural sensitivity skills
  • Fluent in English
  • Knowledge in Bahasa / Vietnamese / Burmese are valuable assets
  • Adobe InDesign and Photoshop
  • 2-4 years of previous marketing experience
  • Graduate Education required

 

 

How To Apply

Apply today! Click the “Apply Today” button above or email Rustom.Mistry@aggrowth.com with your cover letter and resume and note the job you’re applying for in the subject line.

We thank you for applying, however, only those selected to continue in the interview process will be contacted.

AGI is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Accommodations are available upon request for candidates with a disability taking part in the recruitment process and once hired.