Trade Marketing Specialist (d/m/w)

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Want your story to be part of our story?

When children take charming schleich® figures and playsets into their hands, they embark on adventures into wonderful fantasy worlds. Every dinosaur, every elephant, and every fairy is the beginning of an exciting new story. Our vision: Shaping storytellers for life.  And your story starts right here.
Let’s be inspired together by the joy of storytelling, while also continuing to tell the story of Schleich – and its journey from traditional toy manufacturer to a globally loved brand. Be part of our amazing transformation story.
We will support you, give you ownership, and the opportunity to work internationally and digitally in a dynamic environment. Let’s take on and master all the challenges that lie in store for us. Take the opportunity to grow with us and achieve something tangible.
Working at Schleich. Make your mark.

The following adventures await you at Schleich:

  • Develop and execute trade marketing initiatives that drive sales and increase brand awareness, e.g. shop window decorations, roadshow activities, specialized POS furniture, customized banners
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to identify key opportunities to develop and present effective trade marketing programs
  • Collaborate with internal teams and external partners to develop effective merchandising and promotional strategies for key accounts
  • Manage trade marketing budget, analyze program results and optimize future programs
  • Coordinate graphics/visualizations/renderings with internal stakeholders and manage inventory and disposition
  • Manage end-to-end process for POS system and sales aids, including participation and driving local trade fairs

The chapters of your story so far:

  • You have a degree in marketing or a related field
  • You have experience in Trade Marketing and POS/sales aid development and management
  • You distinguish yourself in a strong understanding of the retail environment and consumer behavior 
  • You show strong project management skills with an ability to manage multiple projects and priorities at the same time
  • You are able to work independently, and demonstrate proactive problem-solving skills
  • You have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build relationships with cross-functional teams and external partners
  • You demonstrate a hands-on mindset to ensure prompt and effective completion of visual merchandising duties, including frequent travel to stores and installation of POS materials
  • Experience with e-commerce and digital marketing innovation is a plus

No kingdoms nor mountains of gold, but many other rewards:

  • No two days are the same in this career like no other. Work in a dynamic, diverse environment that offers individual career and development opportunities. All our employees also have access to numerous online courses via our training platform.
  • Let’s write the Schleich story together. Be part of a motivated team of people who support and inspire each other and celebrate success together.
  • We aim to please. We offer access to a fully equipped gym with classes as well as a wellness center with massages and beauty treatments.
  • Appetising. Near the office you can find a subsidised canteen with healthy and vegan options.
  • Every hero must retire one day. That’s why we offer a subsidised pension scheme. 
  • You can also enjoy great discounts on our schleich® products – a great bonus for kids and adults alike.
  • Speaking of savings, we offer a free shuttle bus from the local station to the office and back.
  • And what about your adventures outside of Schleich? You can count on 30 days of paid leave per year and a hybrid working model with no core working hours.

Would you like to play a part in our story?

We look forward to receiving your online application. It’s speedy, simple, and secure – your personal data is safe with us. Your CV/resume is all we need.
Got questions about what the role involves? Want to check the status of your application? Alexandra will be glad to assist you further: alexandra.rosenberg(at)