Sales and Marketing Associate for Jacob Jensen Design A/S

Are you proficient in sales and marketing, possess a flair for digital channels, and perhaps with an interest in online marketing? Are you ready to advance your career with one of Denmark's most iconic design firms? Then search no further.

We are seeking to appoint a dedicated sales and marketing associate to support our sales and marketing endeavours, enhancing company sales and brand visibility. You will become part of a vibrant studio nestled in the exquisite rural settings of Hejlskov, collaborating with colleagues from Denmark, China, and Italy, as well as clients from all over Europe. As the very first dedicated employee to steer marketing and sales, you will have the unique opportunity to mould the role and craft the most optimal framework for your daily tasks.

You will closely collaborate with and report directly to the CEO.

Sales and Marketing Associate Responsibilities:

  • Analyse trends, sales, and marketing metrics, and strategies to identify opportunities for sales and marketing enhancements
  • Harness social media platforms to cultivate customer interest and elevate brand awareness.
  • Develop effective marketing and sales strategies to boost company sales.
  • Maintain precise records of past campaign outcomes to ascertain the most effective marketing approaches.
  • Oversee pipeline/CRM management.
  • Foster and sustain enduring customer relationships.
  • Prepare, review, and finalise sales proposals in partnership with the CEO.
  • Collaborate with in-house designers to generate premium content for various channels.

Sales and Marketing Associate Requirements:

  • Personality is key! We love working with friendly and fun people.
  • A Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, business administration, design, or a related field is preferred. However, we are equally open to autodidactic talents, placing a premium on skills, engagement, and initiative over formal education.
  • Demonstrable experience in sales or marketing is desirable, ideally 2-5 years. Yet, we place a higher value on talent, initiative and proactivity, so do not hesitate to apply.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and marketing software. Familiarity with CMSes, CRMs, and Apple Keynote will be advantageous.
  • Ability to operate both independently and as part of a diverse team, collaborating effectively with colleagues from varied backgrounds.
  • Exceptional organisational and time management skills.
  • Effective communication abilities in Danish and English. Knowledge of German or Swedish would be an additional advantage.

What Jacob Jensen Design Offers:

  • A dynamic, supportive, and enjoyable work environment that fosters growth and development.
  • Mentorship and guidance from seasoned professionals and designers to fuel your professional journey.
  • The opportunity to engage with an iconic design brand and collaborate closely with some of the most brilliant minds in product and industrial design.
  • Hands-on experience in a global setting with global responsibilities.
  • Flexibility: While we believe in the creative energy of the studio, we welcome working from home 1-2 days a week if it complements your lifestyle.

How to Apply:

If you are a passionate professional seeking a challenging and fulfilling opportunity, we would be delighted to hear from you! Please submit your CV, a brief introduction about yourself, and any relevant work samples to [email protected] as soon as possible and no later than March 10th.

Jacob Jensen Design is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all backgrounds.

Should you have any questions, please contact Martin Jacobsen, CEO, at [email protected]  or +45 2229 5448.

About the Company:

In 1958, Jacob Jensen established the studio, Jacob Jensen Design. He quickly became recognised as a pioneer due to his unique ability to merge technology and aesthetics. While times may have changed, the relevance of Jacob’s approach and ideas has not — and they still drive the team and designs today.

Today, the purpose statement is: We exist to create great products. 

To us, design is about the perfect shape and form – and so much more. Design is about solving real problems for real people. It’s about simplifying complex challenges. It’s about changing tiny details and about re-thinking the big picture. It’s about using the now to create the future, so we can make the biggest possible impact. In essence, it’s why we’re here: To craft great products.