Strategic Marketing Manager Innovation Consumer (m/f/x)

  • Location: ​Hamburg, Norderstedt - tesa Headquarter
  • Entry as: Permanent
  • Work Area: Business Development, Marketing


What you will do

We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior International Marketing Manager - Innovation to lead and drive our international marketing efforts with a focus on innovation and strategic growth. Join our dynamic team and be at the forefront of driving innovation and growth across borders.

Key Responsibiliies:

  • Play a key role in shaping the brand and business development of tesa Consumer
  • Discover and qualify future fields of innovation and application
  • Identify promising search fields based on trends, needs, and insights
  • Generate ideas that inspire users, marketing concepts that move them, and solutions that convince them, in close cooperation with the user
  • Define the optimal marketing mix (4Ps) and the best go-to-market, scaling and activation strategy together with the marketing, sales and marketing colleagues.
  • Ensure user desirability on an ongoing basis and pay attention to brand fit and feasibility
  • Take the lead for challenging innovation projects and manage international, interdisciplinary teams, contributors and stakeholders, agencies and partners

What you will need

  • Successfully completed university studies, focus on marketing or innovation / business development
  • Several years of professional experience in marketing, product/brand or innovation management in the B2C / consumer sector, preferably FMCG
  • Solid experience and proven success in the area of New Product and Category Development, especially in the early innovation phases Discovery, Ideation and Qualification
  • Experience in project management and collaboration in multidisciplinary, international teams
  • Absolute user orientation, high enthusiasm for innovations, passion for trends, developments and brands, high willingness to experiment, pioneering spirit
  • entrepreneurial thinking & acting, persuasiveness, team player
  • excellent written and spoken English and German, other foreign languages an advantage
  • Proficiency with MS Office, knowledge of agile working methods and collaboration tools as well as Google Analytics, GfK/Nielsen panels, trend and innovation databases an advantage

What you can expect

tesa is one of the world's leading manufacturers of adhesive tape solutions, with a range of more than 7,000 products.  With passion for technology, we drive innovation, reliability, and sustainability to shape a better future.

Our solutions make a difference in the work, products, and lives of our customers across a variety of industries, including Automotive, Electronics, and Home applications. With this, we address a broad segment of business customers, but also you as a private consumer.

You might be surprised to discover the many places where our adhesive solutions are at work, from the battery in your electric car, to the display of your mobile phone, and even in the elevator in your building. Wherever you look, you'll find tesa - holding the world together since more than 125 years.