​International Manager Marketing - Turf & Landscape

Job description

In this role, you will have the responsibility and freedom to develop your own marketing strategy to achieve a sustainable growth for our Turf and Landscape Specialty Fertilizers and seeds product portfolio. This portfolio will bring you closer to some places where ICL can show the true value of its products - golf courses, sport fields or landscapes. There is an exciting marketing story to tell behind this business and we want you to tell it. 

Interested to know more (https://icl-sf.com/global-en/)?

 

Tasks and responsibilities

As International Marketing Manager you are the interface between Sales, Marketing, R&D & Operations aiming to grow the sales and profitability of the Turf and Landscape Specialty Fertilizers and seeds product portfolio.

We are looking for creative and passionate candidates with a lot of ideas to lead this segment. Since you will be responsible for development of the marketing strategy to achieve a sustainable growth, you should by nature strive for excellent results and be capable of shaping the Business. Additionally, we are growing and developing new tools to help our end-users in the digital space. Therefore, we need you to have a good understanding of digital transformation as well.

You will Lead the team of Turf and Landscape Marketing (2FTE- Technical Manager Specialty Fertilizers & Product-Business Development Manager Grass Seeds). In this function you will report to the VP Global Turf & Ornamental. You will also lead project teams to deliver new products on time for any market needs. This role is a great opportunity in the heart of our business where you will receive and give a lot of input to (re-)shape it.

 

Your profile

For this role, we need someone with strong experience in Sales, Marketing- and - Product management in a B2B environment. Any experience or knowledge from the Specialty fertilizer or related sector is welcomed. We are looking for someone who can support our vision of profitable growth and add their Marketing touch to it. You have a digital mindset and you know how to bring people along change and innovations. Strong experience in Project Management is required. To be successful in this role you bring your Experience and passion to build our marketing strategy.

 

Languages

Excellent knowledge (verbally and in writing) of the English language. Good knowledge of the German, French and/or Spanish language is an advantage.

 

Location

Netherlands, Waardenburg. Willingness to travel and, if applicable, to relocate to the Netherlands.

 

More information

For more information about this position you can contact Tamara Novak, Talent Acquisition Specialist via ta_amsterdam@icl-group.com

 

Job requirements

About ICL Specialty Fertilizers

ICL Specialty Fertilizers is a subsidiary of the ICL group and employs over 900 people worldwide. ICL Specialty Fertilizers is a global leader in plant nutrition. Everything we do is focused on one aim: making plants, crops and grass grow better.

 

We leverage state-of-the-art precision nutrition and technologies to ensure maximum growth. But ICL Specialty Fertilizers also understands that growth must never come at the expense of the environment.

 

That’s why our mantra is: grow more and better with less. We make this possible by offering a range of specialty products that includes innovative technologies such as controlled and slow release fertilizers and a leading range of solubles for the specialty agricultural market. In the ornamental and turf & amenity market we complete our offer with plant protection products and growth enhancers.

 

Our commitment to a greener world spans the globe. We serve all the world’s green markets through our ornamental horticulture, specialty agriculture and turf & amenity segments. That makes us unique, but our people make us extraordinary.

 

Every day and around the world, our experts in the field work with end users to optimize plant nutrition and provide advice, know-how and expertise on location. This combination of world-class technology and a down-to-earth personal touch are the seeds of ICL Specialty Fertilizers’ success.