Ref#: D1322

Date published: 17-Nov-2016

Our mission.

As the world’s number 1 job site, our mission is to help people get jobs. We need talented, passionate people working together to make this happen. We are looking to grow our teams with people who share our energy and enthusiasm for creating the best experience for job seekers.

The team.

Our Marketing team helps job seekers and employers around the world to discover Indeed. Whether creating impactful advertising, coding bidding algorithms, or looking for the news stories in Indeed's labor data, Indeed marketers bring diverse skills to help shape and share Indeed’s story. Every month, over 200 million people count on us to help them find jobs, publish their resumes, process their job applications, and connect them to qualified candidates for their job openings. Simply put, we help people get jobs, and we want to share our story with you.

Your job.

The Marketing Director, Japan will help more people discover Indeed to hire and get hired. As the leader of our marketing team in Japan, you will guide the marketing strategy and execution to make Indeed the leading choice for employers and job seekers in Japan.

About you.

We are seeking a senior marketing leader who has a proven track record of driving outstanding results for Internet or technology businesses. 

Experience working closely with sales leadership is highly valued and this role also collaborates closely with all marketing functions, product and international teams. The ideal candidate is passionate about creating a great brand experience and driving revenue with a vision for new ways to grow our business.


  • Lead development of the go-to-market plan for Japan
  • Collaborate on all aspects of the integrated marketing, including brand advertising, PR, demand generation, sales enablement, partnership and thought leadership content.
  • Co-own goals for brand and revenue growth with global marketing teams
  • Advise global teams on budget and program needs for meeting brand and revenue goals
  • Adapt our menu of global marketing programs for the Japanese market
  • Inspire and design new program ideas for Japan that have a material impact on our goals
  • Guide development of online and offline campaigns to drive sales revenue
  • Use market research and program analysis to formulate market insights and strategy recommendations
  • Get stuff done -- execute briskly with precision, in alignment with our goals and standards
Required Skills
  • The role is designed for a senior marketer who has successfully lead B2C or B2B marketing teams for software companies or Internet services
  • 8-10 years of experience in brand marketing, product marketing, or digital marketing
  • Passion for data-driven marketing and demonstrated analytical ability
  • A strategic thinker with strong planning and execution skills
  • A track record of managing online and offline marketing activities 
  • Enjoys collaborating and builds strong working relationships across all levels of the organization
  • Bachelor’s degree required

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