Job Properties
  • Job Type
    Full-time Position
  • Category
    Marketing, Communication & Advertising
  • Languages
  • Experience Required
  • Degree Required
    • Province
    • Date Posted
      December 22,2021
    • Entrusting Package
    • JSS
    • VISA
    • IMG_6430
    • Career Consultation

    Marketing Manager

    Yanmar Marine International (YMI), located in Almere the Netherlands, is the global head office of one of the business lines of Yanmar Co. Ltd., the recreational and light duty commercial marine business. Yanmar Co. Ltd. is a Japanese family business with over 20,000 staff members around the world. Yanmar is an internationally operating organisation that thinks across borders and appreciates different cultures and nationalities. Yanmar is a well-known brand with a global network of distributors and dealers. YMI offers their product lines and services through a worldwide distribution network, supporting more than 2000 dealers and service centres in 130 countries worldwide. The organisation has defined a challenging growth strategy for the next few years and wants to grow in new market areas, regions and expand their business in the Marine sector.

    In this position you are responsible for managing the global marketing strategy of Yanmar Marine International. You are supervising the Marketing team (3-4 members), create and develop marketing content and planning, and coordinate company communications. Summary of your role:

    • Create and coordinate marketing communication activities for brand-, products- and service promotions
    • Build and design online campaigns and video publications, create sales promotion and merchandize materials, organize international boat show, organize PR activities and publicity via social media campaigns
    • Content planning and creation: develop and maintain a multi-channel content strategy, schedule, and editorial calendar
    • Manage the team-wide editorial process, including ideation, drafting, and design
    • Continuously monitor the performance of content and campaigns and make suggestions on how to optimize them

    You report directly to the Director Global Sales & Marketing of YMI.

    YMI is looking for a creative and dynamic senior marketing professional who has the ambition into step up to a strategic management role. A hands-on team leader, taking a leading role under tight deadlines in global marketing activity coordination. Passion for the marine sector is helpful in this role. Your profile:
    You report directly to the Director Global Sales & Marketing of YMI.

    • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, communication, or related field
    • 5+ years of experience in a senior marketing role. Ideally within B2B markets
    • Excellent project- and time-management skills. Ability to oversee all marketing, advertising, and promotional activities
    • Expertise in implementing social media campaigns, focussed in B2B markets. SRO/SMO knowledge is a benefit
    • Experience in digital marketing strategy and techniques (SEA/SEO). Graphic design and/or photography/videography experience is an asset
    • Editorial and content experience. Excellent writing, editing, and proofreading skills. Fluent in English
    • Candidates must live in the Netherlands and have a permanent residence- and work permit

    YMI offers you the chance to be a part of a fast growing and ambitious global company, supported by a professional global network. Good teamwork related to the dynamics in this international environment, in which each culture is respected, and initiatives, ideas and individual development are supported. A position at a stable, solid, and fast-growing company with an excellent reputation and top market position.

    Interested to step up in this challenging management role? Please send your application to You will find the vacancy under reference number NL-07183 or via the search term ‘Yanmar’. For additional information you can contact Kees Jan Sepmeijer of Mercuri Urval: +31 33 4501400. For more information you can visit:

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