A global Luxury group, Kering manages the development of a series of renowned Houses in Fashion, Leather Goods, Jewelry and Watches: Gucci, Saint Laurent, Bottega Veneta, Balenciaga, Alexander McQueen, Brioni, Boucheron, Pomellato, DoDo, Qeelin, Ulysse Nardin, Girard-Perregaux, as well as Kering Eyewear. By placing creativity at the heart of its strategy, Kering enables its Houses to set new limits in terms of their creative expression while crafting tomorrow’s Luxury in a sustainable and responsible way. We capture these beliefs in our signature: “Empowering Imagination”. In 2020, Kering had over 38,000 employees and revenue of €13.1 billion.
Kering Technologies is looking for an assistant manager with project management experience to join the Kering Technologies North Asia consumer engagement team.
The role will be focusing on not only working with brands in South Korea to understand their needs, but also to play a pro-active role to inspire brands with innovations and ideas that can be adopted.
Background on working with digital IT related projects is a must, preferable relating to website and app development. Furthermore, knowledge of KakaoTalk services and local Korean consumer engagement services and tools will be beneficial.
Although the role will mainly focus on Korean projects, the role may also support projects and initiatives in Japan.
The position is based in Seoul, South Korea.
How you will contribute
Become the first point of contact for consumer and digital technology needs for our brands in Korea
Understanding business needs and being able to translate this into understandable, actionable requirements
Research and work with new partners in order to identify potential new solutions to cater for business needs
Execution and delivery of projects from ideation to delivery and support.
Strong interaction and collaboration with colleagues from Kering APAC and HQ
Work with and manage external vendors
Support the running of existing technologies
Who you are
3 years experience in digital technology in Korea (e.g. ecommerce, web application development, CRM, marketing automation, data analytics).
2 years experience in business analysis/project management, with experience in agile methodologies
Knowledge of Salesforce platforms (Service Cloud and Marketing Cloud) would be advantageous
Experience of using collaboration tools such as JIRA and Confluence
Have a keen interesting in emerging and developing technologies, particularly in the Korean market
Excellent listening skills and the ability to understand complex business processes and requirements
Experience working with multiple business and technology stakeholders across multiple countries
Fluency in English and Korean, both written and spoken.
Why work with us?
This is a fabulous opportunity to join the Kering adventure and and to actively contribute to the development of the business by becoming part of a thriving Atelier in a global Luxury Group that offers endless possibilities to learn and grow. Talent development is a managerial principle at Kering and we are committed to fostering internal mobility. Our common vision promotes leadership skills and helps every employee to reach their full potential in a stimulating and fulfilling workplace environment.
Kering is committed to building a diverse workforce. We believe diversity in all its forms – gender, age, nationality, culture, religious beliefs and sexual orientation – enriches the workplace. It opens up opportunities for people to express their talent, both individually and collectively and it helps foster our ability to adapt to a changing world. As an Equal Opportunity Employer we welcome and consider applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their background.
KERING KOREA LTD