Marketing Professional - Emerging Markets Asia

Singapore, South West
29 Sep 2016
20 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Exciting opportunity to join the Vestas Marketing team, in Singapore for someone interested in supporting the deployment of wind energy in South East Asia.

Key Objectives:

  • Drive the development and execution of marketing activities aimed at enhancing the positioning and reputation of Vestas and Wind Energy among key external stakeholders.
  • Become a topical expert on Vestas and Wind Energy, with the ability to develop high quality content in support of the organization's business objectives in the South East Asia region.
  • Independently lead internal and external facing projects

Marketing, Communications, and Public Affairs

The Marketing, Communication and Public Affairs department in Vestas Asia Pacific & China comprises of 4 distinct areas which operate very closely with each other: Marketing Execution, Market Intelligence, Communications, and Public Affairs. The department's core objective is to support the regional business, while operating in close coordination with our HQ in Denmark where our global Marketing Execution, Market Intelligence, Communications, and Public Affairs department is based. In the APC region, Market Intelligence is responsible for competitor intelligence, customer loyalty survey, market analyses and forecasts, and is the basis for the regional commercial strategy; Marketing Execution handles conferences, campaigns, collaterals and anything related to the Vestas brand in the region; Communications is in charge of press releases, announcements, internal and external articles, and strategic communications; and finally Public Affairs monitors and promotes policies pertaining to wind energy, and fosters relationships with key public stakeholders.


  • Plan, develop, and execute marketing activities, events and campaigns in support of the region's commercial objectives. This includes and is not limited to: energy industry conferences, customer visits, stakeholder hospitality events, and other regionally-relevant events.
  • Create regional marketing content, and manage and distribute marketing collateral. This includes and is not limited to: presentations, brochures, videos, basic ads, posters, corporate gifts.
  • Liaise and manage projects with external service providers; such as video producers, advertising companies, consultancies.
  • Through close collaboration with Sales and Business Development teams, conduct independent research aimed at developing market, customer and market intelligence deliverables. This includes and is not limited to: customer, competitor, and market briefs and analysis, and market forecasts.
  • Ensure that analysis and insights are fed back to the regional SBU and global functions, though active dissemination across the organization.
  • In collaboration with the regional Communications head, support SEA regional press releases, internal communications pieces, and defining event-specific media plans, to ensure effective communication in the region.
  • Independently lead ad hoc projects and tasks as delegated by Head of Marketing and Public Affairs.
  • Deliver high quality, timely, output


  • Degree in Business / Marketing / Communication Studies
  • Previous work experience in the Business/ Marketing
  • Experience, knowledge, or demonstrated interest in the field of energy highly appreciated


  • Advanced knowledge of PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Detailed, structured and committed
  • Ability to multi-task, take initiative and work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment
  • Displays a proactive and flexible approach to problem-solving and possesses clear strategic thinking
  • Demonstrate independence as well as ability to collaborate across the business and manage stakeholders in a multicultural, international environment
  • Excellent English written and communication skills

What we offer:

Vestas provides an open, respectful and global culture, competitive compensation package and long-term career development. Choose us, choose a brilliant future! To meet business growing needs, Vestas needs a lot of talents to join us. We care and respect all employees and will offer attractive benefits which include: A broad program of on job training, A perfect platform for professional and personal development, Bonus Program, Social insurance, Supplementary medical insurance, Colourful team activities and etc.
We put the emphasis on developing both personal and professional skills. In return, we expect you to go the extra mile to achieve results.

More specifically this position will provide the right candidate the opportunity to:

  • Become a topical expert on the wind energy market, and more generally in the field of renewable energy in South East Asia
  • Travel to major cities around the region to host events and conferences
  • Further develop leadership skills
  • Further develop prioritization skills in a fast-paced environment
  • Further develop ability to successfully work in a cross functional and multicultural team

Additional information:

Primary work location: Singapore
Travel - mainly in the region - expected

By joining Vestas, you join the only global energy company dedicated 100% to wind energy. Together with our customers, we have installed more than 51.000 turbines in over 70 countries, and we remain committed to increase that number via our superior, cost-effective wind technologies, products and services.

Since Vestas was founded in 1979, Vestas has achieved a market-leading position with more than 75 GW of installed wind turbines or around 19% of total global capacity.

Every day, everyone at Vestas works to make Vestas the undisputed global wind leader and the world's energy mix more sustainable - join us, and be part of ensuring a sustainable future for our planet.