La Prairie is the leader in luxury skincare, present in 90 countries around the world. Synonymous not only with luxury, the La Prairie name evokes innovation, performance, high-touch service and Swissness — the purity, precision and excellence inherent to the extraordinary land that saw the brand’s inception in 1978. La Prairie endeavors to fulfill a quest for timeless beauty through the highest standards of advanced technology combined with exquisite formulations and elegant packaging — elevating science to art.

For the Regional EMEA Team in our Headquarters in Volketswil we are looking for a dynamic

Operational Marketing Manager Distributor Markets EMEA

who works closely with General Manager Distributor Markets EMEA on developing overall business in the respective markets.

Operational Marketing:
Drive planning, built & execution of countries’ marketing plans in alignment with EMEA Marketing
Fully manage, analyze, discuss and align marketing budgets with the countries
Responsible for Launch Follow-Up and the consolidation and sharing best practice thereof
Responsible for follow-up on PR-clippings/reports/events/execution in accordance with Global PR
Drive Sampling forecast and strategy
Analyze Luxury Collections growths and shares
Drive merchandising process in collaboration with EMEA Merchandising Dpt.
Drive training priorities and mystery shopping waves with EMEA Training Dpt.

Operational Business:
Provide feedback on countries to ensure accurate NSE input in collaboration with GM DM ESA
Manage proof-of-invoice process with Controller DM EMEA
Follow-up on implementation of agreed Distribution strategy, no of doors, openings/closings incl. new door forms’ completion and submission for approval
Elaborate store visit reports Responsible for marketing input of market visit reports
Follow-up on market visits on all marketing related topics

Business Review, Pre-Budget & Budget preparation-presentation of “Major Activities” & “Merchandising” parts
Strong marketing background with min 5-6 years of experience, preferably in selective skin care industry
Proficient in MS-Office applications – especially excel and power-point
Proficient English skills, every other language is an asset
Organized, well-structured, detail-oriented, good at following up, solution- and number-oriented
Internationally-oriented with strong interpersonal and negotiation skills
Flexible personality, able to build good relationships but also managing confrontations
Stress resistant, diplomatic and respectful personality
Starting date:
As per agreement
La Prairie Group AG, Industriestrasse 8, 8604 Volketswil
If you are interested in this exciting opportunity, please send your application to:
Ms. Andrea Fust at / Ref.: Operational Marketing Manager