Marimekko is a Finnish lifestyle design company renowned for its original prints and colors. The company’s product portfolio includes high-quality clothing, bags and accessories as well as home décor items ranging from textiles to tableware. When Marimekko was founded in 1951, its unparalleled printed fabrics gave it a strong and unique identity. In 2021, the company's net sales were EUR 152 million and brand sales of the products worldwide amounted to EUR 376 million. Globally, there are roughly 150 Marimekko stores, and online store serves customers in 35 countries. The key markets are Northern Europe, the Asia-Pacific region and North America. The Group employs about 410 people. The company’s share is quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki Ltd. www.marimekko.com
We are looking for a Head of Brand Experience and Customer Engagement to join our global Brand Communications and Marketing team. In this key role you are responsible for leading Marimekko’s brand experience, customer journey development and marketing planning team.
This is a permanent position based in Helsinki, Finland, reporting to Chief Marketing Officer.
Main areas of responsibility:
To succeed in this role, you must have gained solid experience from a similar position in a retail company, preferably in the industry of fashion and/or design. We also expect you to have a true passion for team leadership and cross-functional collaboration.
Requirements and experience:
At Marimekko we encourage people to be themselves and value diversity. We believe in fairness and doing things together, using common sense and finding joy in our work. If you connect with these values and have the right background, we might be able to offer you a unique opportunity to work in an exciting, international environment with one of the most iconic lifestyle brands.
How to apply?
If all this sparks your interest and you feel like you are the one we are looking for, please send your application including your CV and cover letter with salary expectation via our career site at http://company.marimekko.com/careers . We will start the interviews already during the application period so please, let us hear from you as soon as possible but no later than on Sun 10th of July. For more information, please contact CMO Sanna-Kaisa Niikko on Monday, July 4th.between 12:00-13:00 Tel. +358 44 218 4375.
Marimekko's culture and working environment are founded on equality, inclusion and cherishing diversity. Marimekko welcomes and encourages everyone regardless of their national origin, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, religion or other personal characteristic to apply. Recruitment is always based on business need, and the candidates are evaluated on relevant knowledge, skills and experience as well as motivation.
Marimekko is ranked as the most attractive employer in Finland amongst business professionals according to Universum’s ranking. Marimekko is also the 2nd most attractive employer in Finland amongst business students. Read more about the Universum’s study here.