Growth Marketing Manager - Japan focus



Marketing & Communications, Sales & Business Development
Posted on Thursday, March 21, 2024

Job Description

Job Description

At Wise, we're on a mission to build the best way to move and manage money internationally. We're making financial services more fair, accessible, and affordable for people and businesses worldwide. As we continue to grow, we're looking for a Growth Marketing Manager focused on Japan. This role is pivotal in driving our growth strategy, managing multi-channel campaigns, and fostering partnerships to increase our transaction volume in these key markets.

Your Mission

As a Growth Marketing Manager for Japan, you will:

  1. Drive growth initiatives and strategies in Japan, ensuring significant market penetration and user acquisition.

  2. Organize and execute multi-channel marketing campaigns, coordinating closely with internal teams and external partners to maximize reach and impact.

  3. Lead product launches in the region, tailoring strategies to meet local needs and preferences.

  4. Experiment with new paid channels to identify and scale successful tactics, optimizing for cost-effective customer acquisition.

  5. Collaborate with local partners, including travel agencies, platforms, and expat groups, to explore innovative avenues for transaction volume growth.

  6. Manage social media content, ensuring engaging and relevant material that resonates with our target audience in Japan.

  7. Work closely with the analytics team to monitor campaign performance, generate insights, and produce comprehensive reports to guide future strategies.

About You

  • Experience: You have at least 5 years of marketing experience in Japan, with a strong preference for backgrounds in fintech or related industries.

  • Localization Expertise: You possess a deep understanding of local nuances across Japan markets and are skilled in tailoring strategies to fit diverse cultural contexts.You need to be a native Japanese speaker.

  • Team Collaboration: You are a proactive team player with excellent project planning skills, capable of leading cross-functional initiatives.

  • Data-Driven: Your approach is rooted in analytics; you leverage data to inform decisions and drive growth.

  • Creativity: You bring creative flair to your strategies, constantly seeking innovative ways to engage audiences and achieve objectives.

  • Communication: You are an effective communicator, able to articulate ideas clearly and collaborate efficiently with teams and stakeholders.

What’s in It for You?

  • Opportunity to significantly impact Wise's growth in Japan, contributing to our mission of building money without borders.

  • Autonomy in your role, with the support of a talented and passionate team.

  • Competitive compensation package, including RSUs.

  • Hybrid working model, allowing for a blend of home and office work.

  • Generous self-development budget and comprehensive benefits package.

  • The chance to work in a diverse, inclusive, and innovative environment.

  • We do offer Relocation and visa support to Singapore

Join Us

If you're excited about making a real impact in a company that values transparency and innovation, we'd love to hear from you. Apply now to become part of our mission to revolutionise the world of international finance.

Wise is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

For more information on our mission and values, visit Wise.Jobs.

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Additional Information

For everyone, everywhere. We're people building money without borders — without judgement or prejudice, too. We believe teams are strongest when they are diverse, equitable and inclusive.

We're proud to have a truly international team, and we celebrate our differences.
Inclusive teams help us live our values and make sure every Wiser feels respected, empowered to contribute towards our mission and able to progress in their careers.

If you want to find out more about what it's like to work at Wise visit Wise.Jobs.

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