This is a 12-month Placement Year position open to students currently studying in the second year of their degree
Please attach your CV and Cover Letter to your application including a paragraph about why you want to work at Mattel
Mattel is a global, purpose-driven company that helps children learn and develop through play. By inspiring wonder in the next generation, Mattel is committed to shaping a brighter tomorrow, with play experiences that capture kids’ hearts, open their minds and unlock their potential through play. With worldwide net sales of more than $5.5B, a workforce in 40 countries, and products sold in over 150 nations, Mattel is a Fortune 500, multinational design, marketing and manufacturing powerhouse.
Regional Marketing allows you to get involved in insight and analysis, project and product management and the delivery of strategic plans by working closely with external agencies as well as Global, Regional and Local Marketing teams. In addition to this, this role gives you the amazing opportunity to be actively part of Europe’s largest toy fair.
Main Tasks and Accountabilities:
Brand/Product Management Support:
Support team in maintenance and obtaining of assets and copy for retail catalogues and website development Business and Market Analysis:
Complete management of Brand/Product tracking
Provide support for ad hoc analysis requests Brand Marketing Team Admin Support:
Complete management of Invoicing and Purchase Order process through Oracle
Support Brand Team in preparation for Nuremberg Toy Fair/BLE Responsible for minimum 2 marketing projects:
These will be determined on start based on business needs, the job holder will have full responsibility for scope and delivery and will be accountability for delivering the agreed project objectives Key Relationships:
Internal working relationships
Regional Brand Marketing, Local Brand Activation, Global Brand Marketing, Digital Team, Regional Finance, Operations, Consumer Insights, Consumer Products, Regional Customer Marketing, Regional Visual Merchandising External working relationships
PR agency, Media agency, Marketing agencies, Promotional agencies, Advertising agency and Design agencies, Licensors (where applicable) #LH-EH1
Computer skills, Excel and PowerPoint skills are essential, knowledge of other MS Office applications (Outlook), Internet search skills Personal:
ABOUT US Mattel is a leading global children’s entertainment company that specializes in design and production of quality toys and consumer products. We create innovative products and experiences that inspire, entertain and develop children through play. We engage consumers through our portfolio of iconic franchises, including Barbie®, Hot Wheels®, American Girl®, Fisher-Price® and Thomas & Friends®, as well as other popular brands that we own or license in partnership with global entertainment companies. Our offerings include film and television content, gaming, music and live events. We operate in 40 locations and sell products in more than 150 countries in collaboration with the world’s leading retail and technology companies. Since its founding in 1945, Mattel is proud to be a trusted partner in exploring the wonder of childhood and empowering kids to reach their full potential. Visit us online at www.mattel.com. Visit us at www.mattel.com/careers, www.facebook.com/MattelCareers or www.twitter.com/mattelcareers.
Mattel is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer
minorities/female/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity
Posting Title: Regional Marketing Placement Year
Requisition Number: 182028
Location: United Kingdom - Maidenhead
Zip Code: SL6 4UB
Job Category: Internship