Marketing Manager - Financial Services

 Coles Supermarkets  MELBOURNE 

Requisition ID: 34822 

Employment Type: Full time 

Good things start here

This could be the very first step towards an exciting new career with us – a fresh beginning. At the Coles Group, these are moments we live for.

Starting good things is what drives our purpose: to sustainably feed all Australians so they can lead healthier, happier lives. With a team of 120,000 people and an iconic portfolio of Australia’s most trusted brands, we’re perfectly positioned to turn a promising start into a whole lot more.



About the role

As one of biggest brands in Australia, we connect with over 19 million people each week. Whether it’s innovative in-store design, creative omnichannel storytelling, or thunderclap advertising that reaches 98% of Australians, our Marketing team play a pivotal role in driving our brand forward, helping our customers lead healthier and happier lives, and building the trust and reliability we’re known for.


The Coles Financial Services team are on the lookout for a great strategic marketer. In the Marketing Manager position, you will manage and deliver end-to-end marketing programs for Coles Credit Cards products.  This position will see you work closely with the Senior Marketing Manager to develop and take product concepts and propositions to market and will manage the comprehensive implementation of the marketing program. Please note this is a 12 month FTC role. 



What you’ll be doing

Reporting to the Senior Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for the end to end implementation of the marketing program, including creative development, approvals, program optimisation, inflight and post-implementation reporting.


You’ll also:

  • Manage the distribution/ activity plan setting clear program expectations and tracking associated budget to ensure expenses are accounted for and as planned
  • Support the development and management of key relationships, both internally and externally.
  • Be responsible for target setting and budget management for all marketing activity



Good things you’ll need

We’re after a passionate marketing professional with strong commercial acumen and stakeholder relationship skills with experience ideally in the financial services sector. 


You’ll also need:

  • Strong knowledge of strategic marketing concepts, along with complex project management and execution skills and experience
  • Highly analytical and confident working with research and insights
  • Experience managing large and complex integrated campaigns
  • Experience managing budgets, working with creative and media agencies
  • A high level of confidence working with key senior level stakeholders in large and complex organisations, while leveraging your influencing skills



Why Coles?
We’re committed to making this a great place to work, from day one. From flexible working arrangements to discounts across all our internal brands (including 5% off at Coles supermarkets!), there are plenty of reasons to love working here. Explore all this and more at our Coles Careers website.

Coles Group is an endorsed employer for all women. See our range of benefits and policies directly at WORK180: Coles Group – Work180 Endorsed Employer

For everyone who shares our passion
We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures – including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people living with disability. We’re happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – so reach out to us at www.careers.colesgroup.com.au > Careers for everyone > Disability employment.

We’d love to meet you
If you have the skills, experience and motivation to succeed in this role, please take the next step and submit your application.