Market Manager

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  • Job Type:Full time
  • Category:Marketing
  • Business Group:Winstone Wallboards
  • Location:Auckland
  • Job Reference:WWB/28664
  • Closing Date:15 Oct 2022


Market Manager - Penrose, Auckland

Like You, We’re Proudly Building New Zealand! It’s something we are proud to have been a trusted part of, for over 90 years and counting. Every day, passionate and dedicated people come together as an industry to help build healthy, sustainable homes, creating a better future for all New Zealanders.  

GIB® Plasterboard is the number one choice by customers in New Zealand.  Our quality and reliable products, along with our unparalleled service and support is what sets us apart. When you start with us, you will learn that we are all brought together by the passion we have for putting the customer at the heart of everything we do.  

The Role
This senior role is key to managing our future direction and continued business growth in the commercial construction market.  You’ll lead cross-functional projects and provide leadership and direction to help drive the vision forward and meet plan and budget objectives.

We are looking for an experienced manager who is results oriented with a customer needs focus and able to deliver the full marketing mix across all commercial building market segments. You’ll also need to be able to rise above the day to day activity to provide strategies that will enable Winstone Wallboards to continue to meet the changing needs of our customer.

About you
Top performance will require a full understanding of commercial construction market segments where getting into the market and interfacing with specifiers, building control authorities and the channels to market at all levels will be important. That’s why you’ll also need;
  • Technical competence and have proven familiarity with details/plans/specification documentation and preferably design, specification or QS experience. 
  • Strong project management skills and proven experience bringing new products and systems to market is desired 
  • Strong promotional communication skills with a background in planning and executing detailed and complex brand campaigns
  • Past experience developing successful communication programmes
  • Experience generating ideas and bringing new products and services to market
  • A strong interest and ideally experience in sustainability

The Opportunity
This is a career opportunity that offers challenge, variety and scope! Apply your experience within a strong and capable team that is continually pushing the boundaries of innovation and creativity in the built environment, driving a successful business.

The role includes some awesome benefits and perks that comes as part of a large construction and building materials company. If you would like to join a second to none culture in a Kiwi icon, multi award winning business, please apply now.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strive to create an inclusive environment for all our employees. We welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply to any of our vacant positions. Talk to us about our career pathways.