Marketing Coordinator (M/F)

There has never been a more exciting time to join Canyon Bicycles. Through the last years we have experienced phenomenal growth in Italy meaning we are again recruiting, and expanding our business.

Canyon Italia S.r.l, direct owned subsidiary of Canyon Bicycles GmbH, was set up in 2012 to provide sales, marketing, technical service and customer support to the Italian market. As the leading online cycle retailer in Europe we have a unique business model in the cycle industry. All Canyon bikes are sold exclusively online at www.canyon.com and shipped direct from our factory in Germany to customers in Italy. This model means we can combine great products, German engineering and innovative product development all at incredibly competitive prices. Back this up with consistent test winning reviews and you have an opportunity to work for a company that will define your career.

A significant part of our job is to deliver the best customer experience possible by handling all customer enquiries at all stages of the sales process. As an online only business, providing the best possible customer service experience is integral to our business throughout all contact points. You will be part of this Global Strategy as Marketing Coordinator to facilitate this process, and make Canyon a closer brand to the Italian cyclists. You will work close to the Market Manager and the Global Team to localise the International Strategy in Italy making Canyon the preferred bike choice.

YOUR ROLE

  • You will assist in the delivery of campaigns across print, digital and social media so a sound understanding across all platforms is required. You will monitor all campaigns and report about.         
  • You will provide to our PR Agency full support to create content and implement special projects to promote Canyon, as well as, to create news and activate vertical media to publish news and special content. A good copywriting understanding and skills are required.         
  • You will be responsible for the Italian translations/text on our website and all communication channel to guarantee the best customer experience and the most comprehensive marketing campaign.         
  • You will assist in the planning of both industry and consumer events and take ownership of our local Event Material and Marketing bike fleet. 
  • You will work on new ideas and projects as “Ambassador Programe”, Sponsor, special rides and other ad-hoc activities.

WHAT SETS YOU APART

    We're looking for someone passionate about cycling, outstanding and exceptional in everything they do with the following skills and experience:

    • Creative approach, proactive in your ideas and efficient in planning to deliver the best Customer Experience; more important able to take ideas to actions.
    • Education to degree level, preferable in Business Administration/Marketing with previous experience in a marketing role of at least 2 years.
    • Deep social media knowledge of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram.
    • Experience of Google analytics and the ability to understand and compile campaign performance reports and statistics.
    • Great knowledge of bikes and cycling, current market trends and future opportunities. This could be from working in a bike shop, riding for a number of years, a misspent youth reading too many bike mags or previous industry experience. It is vital that you're passionate about cycling and have a desire to share your passion for the sport either face to face at events, on the phone or by email.
    • A helpful, flexible and proactive attitude. Previous marketing experience is essential, ideally from the sport industry. Friendly, helpful and efficient manner and can use this to integrate your skills and personality to meet the brand directives. You thrive on engaging both media and customers and take pride in delivering creative solutions.
    • Ownership and delivery of creative ideas with personality and in a structured and well planned approach.
    • Outgoing and conversational both on the phone and in a written format. Outstanding writing skills and punctuation and an ability to develop relationships with key partners.
    • Computer literate is a must along with strong organisational and admin skills.
    • Tenacious, creative, driven, enthusiastic, passionate, ambitious, committed with a work ethic that is unmatched.
    • These are our basic principles and the standards by which we judge ourselves daily.

WHAT SETS US APART

Our commitment to riding is contagious – that’s what you notice when you start working at Canyon. We really love what we do and our passion drives us to deliver the best bike and build the best bike company ever. Our goal is to deliver the best Customer Experience possible and we can do it via our passion for what we do and for riding. We handle a variety of tasks each day, innovation, new ideas, new products.

Each Canyon employee is important to our success and goals achievement, whether you are a student, a graduate or a manager we care of everybody and ask everybody to contribute at their best to our project: in Canyon we have the right position for you.

Our flat hierarchy and organisation allows you to get into Canyon quickly and take ownership of your ideas to deliver them at the best way possible. At Canyon you can shape you career. We are an open and transparent organisation where you can be part of a family, and we search for excellent people who share the same values and passion.

At the end it all comes to this: Pure Cycling!

APPLY NOW

Get in touch and tell us why you deserve this incredible opportunity.

Apply via e-mail to italia@canyon.com with a full English CV and a Cover Letter. Uncomplete applications won’t be replied.

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