Customer Marketing Lead Guelph, ON
What You Will Do :
Be accountable for thedevelopment and implementation of targeted strategies, customer campaigns andtactics at the grower and channel level
Function as a key collaborator with Marketing, Commercial Unit Sales,Key Account Management (KAM) and Technical Services teams to ensure campaignsand tactics are effective for targeted customer segments, aligned with channelstrategy & driven by segmentation and aligned with overall territorystrategy
Provide interpretation of market dynamicsand market intelligence to develop deep understanding of channel, grower andcompetition by micro-market
Lead the collaborative development ofselling messages and value story by brand and crop for the 18 month cycle
Support market analysis for competitivepositioning and competitive reactions
Develop the objectives and strategies toachieve the Must Wins by micro market
Establish andtrack agreed-to market share and contribution objectives
Execute a Customer Campaign service modelto support Sales and KAM in effectively delivering business results
Who You Are :
A strong negotiator with the ability to makepersuasive arguments, build credibility and rapport with key stakeholders
A creative problem solver, someone who enjoysfinding the best solution, which is not always the easiest or the quickest
Well organized and analytical, able to managemultiple projects at once
Known for your leadership and ability to workwith cross functional and diverse teams
You Have :
4 year degree in Agriculture or Business or related field
At least 5 years of experience in the agriculture industry
Strategic selling and / or marketing experience
Knowledge of Eastern Canadian agriculture including agronomic, seed and crop protection products, markets and practices
Knowledge of communication principles and techniques
Knowledge of market dynamics, segmentation, competitive environment and ability to use market research effectively to understand customer, markets and channels
The ability to travel at least 25%
You Might Also Have :
Knowledge of principles of marketing including campaign and crop plans, CRM, account management, and long-term valuation
Knowledge of financial and general accounting principles
Who We Are :
Syngentais a leading agriculture company dedicated to feeding the world and improvingglobal food security by enabling millions of farmers to make better use ofavailable resources.
We are committed to rescuing land from degradation,enhancing biodiversity and revitalizing rural communities. We have 28,000people in over 90 countries working to transform how crops are grown.
Syngenta in Canada
AtSyngenta Canada, we have some of the industry’s best people who are passionateabout agriculture and committed to helping farmers grow the best crop.
We’ve created a culture of openness andcollaboration where diverse skills, approaches and ideas are encouraged andvalued.
It’s an exciting time to work atSyngenta where Our Work Matters. To learn more about Syngenta Canada, visit ourwebsite at
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