Trade Marketeer Smart Home

As Trade Marketer, you will be responsible for the management and analysis of the assigned categories: Smart Home, comfort and security. You have an important advisory role towards the purchaser to make the right decisions regarding the evolution of the category and the introduction of new products. You are responsible for the development of recommended retail pricing and advise the sales department on the “go to market” strategy. You are also responsible for the (co-) creation of packaging, manuals and (digital) content. You develop POS material and devise creative displays.

Some of your tasks

  • Category management: continuous monitoring of the assigned categories
  • Translating the category plan into concrete actions and drawing up a planning with the proposed marketing actions: assortment, price, packaging, promotion and publicity in consultation with sales and purchasing
  • You work together with internal and external stakeholders (sales department, purchase, customers and suppliers)
  • You maintain close contact with external agencies
  • You are responsible for setting up category reviews: you analyse the market trends, the competition and your own assortments
  • You develop POS material and maintain the shelf plan of the assigned categories
  • You develop concepts which are attractive for an omnichannel proposition
  • You support the Marcom strategy
  • You keep yourself constantly up to date with developments concerning the assigned product groups

Your profile


  • You have a minimum of a Bachelor’s (or Master’s) degree in Marketing and/or Communication Sciences or a comparable level through your experience
  • You have at least 5 years of working experience, preferably in a retail environment. This can be either on the side of a supplier or a retailer
  • You have strong analytical skills
  • You have a good knowledge of MS Office
  • Knowledge of graphic programs such as Illustrator and Photoshop is a plus
  • You are an experienced “story teller”. When you are speaking people listen carefully
  • You have a strong affinity with social media
  • You communicate fluently in Dutch, French and English, both spoken and written. Knowledge of German is a plus.
  • Smart Home is your second nature. You have not used a switch for a long time. You have been controlling the light with your voice for years
  • You have a pro-active attitude.

Our offer

  • You will be working in a healthy company with great ambitions
  • You will be part of a dynamic team
  • You start in a varied and fascinating job in which you get all the space you need to develop yourself
  • You can count on a competitive salary package supplemented by numerous extra-legal benefits






Would you like to know more about this position? Then please contact Arno de Haas, Marketing Manager. You can reach him at 0471886485. He’ll tell you all about this great job.

Would you like to apply immediately? Send your CV and motivation letter to Eltra, attn. Annick Du Tré:

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