Junior Marketing Specialist (m/w/d) Electronic Keyboards

  • Yamaha
  • Hamburg, Germany
  • May 26, 2021
Full time Marketing

Job Description

YAMAHA Music Europe GmbH is one of the world's leading manufacturers of musical instruments and hi-fi components. Our European headquarters are located in Rellingen (northwest of Hamburg). Approximately 300 motivated employees here and about 500 employees in our sales offices in France, Italy, Spain, Scandinavia, the UK and other locations support local and Europe-wide sales activities.

At our Headquarters in Rellingen we are seeking for our EKB Marketing department as soon as possible a

(Junior) Marketing Specialist (m/f/d)

Your tasks:

As a Marketing Specialist (m/f/d) at YAMAHA, you will support exciting communication projects within the Marketing Strategy Electronic Keyboards (EKB) department, which includes both portable keyboards and digital pianos. You will support our highly motivated team with your expertise and enthusiasm for Europe-wide campaigns as well as other strategically relevant tasks for Europe. Apart from operational support for major projects, you will take own responsibility for campaigns and actions. You will coordinate the creation of advertising texts, also considering graphic aspects in the creation of advertising formats and in the implementation of the brand guidelines on a European level. You will of course also receive extensive insights into the organization of YAMAHA as the world's leading producer of musical instruments.



  • Operational support in the planning and implementation of Europe-wide marketing measures and campaigns
  • Own responsibility for marketing campaigns for the European market
  • Implementation of the European marketing strategy and implementation of our brand guidelines for the EKB business unit
  • Creation as well as further development and maintenance of online and print materials, adaptation of existing materials to various language versions (short brochures, advertisements, banners)
  • Support in identifying marketing trends and opportunities for innovation & service
  • Market research including creation and evaluation of questionnaires and other forms of feedback
  • Coordination of activities with the marketing teams of the European branches and internal departments
  • Cooperation and coordination with external agencies and local service providers
  • Close communication and reporting to your manager to ensure clear coordination

Your profile:

  • University / technical college / other educational degree in the field of marketing / communication / digital media or comparable completed traineeship
  • Professional experience in the marketing environment (agency or company) is an advantage
  • Passion for and deep understanding of marketing issues, especially online marketing and campaign planning, including marketing actions based on customer segmentation
  • Graphical intuition as well as a good grasp for the creation of texts and advertising messages
  • Knowledge of the MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), knowledge of Adobe Photoshop and InDesign is an advantage
  • Very good command of German and English is a prerequisite, other languages are an advantage
  • Passion for music and interest in electronic keyboard instruments
  • Playing an instrument is an advantage, but not a requirement

Further properties round off the prolfile:

  • Organizational skills, ability to work self-reliant as well as being able to work on complex tasks
  • Ability to work independently and in a solution-oriented manner
  • Open-minded, confident and obliging 
  • Team spirit, communication skills
  • Reliability, quality awareness and ability to work on time
  • Passionate about finding creative solutions paired with a feeling for trends and current developments

We offer:

  • An international group of companies known for reliability and sustainable actions for both customers and employees
  • A committed and motivated staff with a strong team spirit
  • Attractive and fair compensation incl. vacation and Christmas bonus, in addition to a merit-based bonus
  • A company pension scheme
  • Flexitime model, which encourages a healthy work-life balance
  • Unlimited contract
  • Various benefits such as HVV ticket for public transport, canteen offers, gym membership
  • Individual training courses


Please submit your application including your earliest possible start date and salary expectations via our online application form.

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