Market Manager India.
Are you ready to promote Switzerland in Mumbai?
Switzerland Tourism is the marketing organization for the national and international promotion of Switzerland as a vacation, travel and convention destination. Each day, the 275 employees at our Zurich headquarters and in 36 offices in 23 markets use innovative and unconventional means to market Switzerland as an especially attractive and diverse travel destination.
For our office in Mumbai, we are looking for an experienced professional with outgoing personality and autonomous working style to fill this management position, reporting to the Market Group Leader Asia Pacific (APAC).
Your area of responsibility
  • Overall responsibility for the market presence in India 
  • Managing and coaching the team of 6 full time employees in the Mumbai office
  • Implementation, coordination, as well as execution of Switzerland Tourism's strategic goals and marketing strategy
  • Preparation and implementation of the annual activity plan India (with budgetary responsibility) in consultation with superiors and partners 
  • Create integrated marketing activities with a strong focus on digital distribution and use of Social Media channels 
  • Opening new sales channels for commercial tourism products 
  • Controlling of marketing projects and key performance indicators (KPI) 
  • Maintaining and expanding the network of contacts and distribution channels 
  • Collection of market intelligence, consulting of partners and regular reporting of ongoing activities and results
Our Expectations
  • Swiss National 
  • Solid background in marketing combined with several years’ experience in a leading marketing position (preferably in the tourism sector) 
  • Excellent knowledge of the Indian as well as of the Swiss market and the respective culture 
  • Proven intercultural competence, strong leadership skills and coaching abilities
  • Entrepreneurial experience and a passion for Switzerland to promote the country as an ideal travel destination for leisure and business
  • Strong intrinsic motivation, resilience and autonomous working style
  • Decisive, integrative, passionate and winning personality with an entrepreneurial attitude, sales talent, flair for consultancy and sense of initiative 
  • Allrounder and hands-on mentality, able to cope with the challenges of a large market such as India 
  • Real flair for communication, digital and Social Media distribution channels 
  • High degree of professionalism and service attitude 
  • Strong budget and cost awareness 
  • Willingness for frequent business travels within India and to Switzerland 
  • Fluency in German or French and English
Your Benefit
  • Entrepreneurial competence in a very dynamic environment with impressive growth potential 
  • Varied range of activities with many facets 
  • Highly motivated team 
  • Modern workplace in the Consulate of Switzerland in Mumbai
  • Starting date: January 1, 2024
Your Contact
Suisse Tourisme. Schweiz Tourismus. Svizzera Turismo. Switzerland Tourism.
Olivia von Gemmingen
Human Resources
+41 (0)44 288 12 15