Beats by Dre is seeking an experienced business professional with a proven track record of market development, brand building and leading cross-functional teams. The Beats Market Leader (BSML) will set Geo-level business strategy incorporating brand and channel marketing, sales activities, and insight driven market and competitor analysis. BSML will be responsible for driving Geo-level business results brand awareness and consistency at channel, and informing Geo and Worldwide level leaders on progress towards goal as well as finding opportunities on a consistent basis.You are a high-energy leader who people will want to follow. You have a real passion for business results and be willing to champion initiatives. A strategic thinker with an extensive background in business development, sales, and marketing. A strong communicator, storyteller, and presenter who will present to and interact with C-level partner executives and collaborate cross-functionally with Apple leaders and teams. Willing to take a servant leadership approach when needed.
15+ years combined experience across Sales, Marketing, Finance, and Business DevelopmentStrategic planning and budgeting experience, a requirement.Deep understanding of consumer electronics across all routes to market in local Geo.Experience using business analytics and identifying risks and opportunities through partner and market level data.Ability to own and methodically plan for the delivery of go-to-market campaigns and programs with our partners.Expert in building and delivering C-level presentations both internally and externally.Ability to size and prioritize opportunities.Dedicated and highly adaptive with the ability to quickly solve problems.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Proven ability to organize workload throughout the day to meet project timelines and deadlines.Strong leadership skills with matrix and cross-functional senior management experience.
Creation and ownership of business and channel marketing plan by channel/partnerWork with relevant stakeholders to ensure visibility and ownership of relevant metrics, and relevant accountability by department is set both internal and external to BeatsRegular communication on performance versus metrics
Regular review of plan to ensure continued success with key stakeholders
Work within the wider business teams to support with sales opportunities to maximize revenue
Provide monthly/quarterly pipeline and forecast to business in alignment with business needs
Development of team
Keep abreast of technology & industry trends
Represent the business at industry events
Bachelors degree required or equivalent experience. Post graduate experience a plus.