Marketing Manager

About the company

Created in 1986, Dunstan Nutrition leads the way in horse feed nutrition across New Zealand.  Working in association with equine veterinary professionals, Dunstan is committed to being at the forefront of innovation with a dedication to quality. Based in Waikato, Dunstan has instilled trust, integrity and service in all they deliver for their clients.

About the role

This role is fast-paced, social and diverse with a high degree of autonomy. If you have a passion for the equine industry and are an experienced marketing professional, this is a great opportunity to work in the heart of the industry.

A typical day

  • Developing, maintaining and executing the marketing strategy for all channels & products
  • Managing all sponsorships and external communication with key stakeholders
  • Leading social media platforms, developing creative content including imagery and video
  • Designing, managing and coordinating marketing collateral for products and promotions
  • Coordinating activations and trade events from start to finish across New Zealand
  • Attending various race meetings, dressage, showjumping and cross country events, horse sales and industry functions representing the Dunstan brand
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Territory Managers, sponsored riders / ambassadors and external clients to drive growth opportunities

A bit about you

  • A skilled and experienced marketing professional
  • A great attitude, paired with a natural ability to partner and collaborate with others
  • Passionate, knowledgeable and experienced in the equine industry
  • Exceptional stakeholder relationship skills, both internal & external
  • Enjoy working outside the office and at times travelling New Zealand and offshore
  • Ability to be a self-starter
  • Highly developed social media skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

This role offers a dynamic and flexible working environment with demands outside of the standard working week, so if you are as comfortable on social media as you are at a horse stud we would love to hear from you.

An attractive package including vehicle will be offered for the right candidate.