Applied Materials Strategic Marketing IV - (B4) in Santa Clara, California

The Corporate Strategy group is responsible for driving the multi-phased corporate strategic planning process, and bringing external resources on strategic tools, methods, and frameworks into the company to enhance our strategy toolbox. Corporate Strategy team also leads special multi-disciplinary projects and initiatives. As a corporate function, this team needs to build strong partnership with BUs and Functions.

We are seeking a passionate, creative, highly organized individual who can co-ordinate internal strategy meetings and events, and create visual powerpoint presentations for internal communications. This individual will collaborate with a broad spectrum of internal partners. Ideal candidate is a motivated, independent individual that can take ownership on projects, and takes initiatives to come up with new creative ideas to drive improvement or initiate new projects.

Key Charter:

  • Generate compelling/organized/crisp presentations and reports with clear messages; strong powerpoint, analytical, messaging and communications skills required

  • Project manage strategy meetings, events, and workshops and drive the successful execution of these events

  • Develop strategic planning handbook

  • Develop visual content, event plans, and other innovative communication media to proliferate new strategy tools, methods, and thinking to the broader Applied Materials community


  • Excellent planning / organizational skills; ability to perform task methodically with structure; ability to create a good framework before execution; executes to timeline with sense of urgency

  • Detail oriented with strong project management skills

  • Strong influencing skills; ability to influence manage and negotiate with key stakeholders

  • Strong interpersonal skills: ability to lead multi-disciplinary projects / initiatives and collaborate with a wide spectrum of stakeholders

  • Strong communication skills; ability to communicate (verbal and visual presentation) at all levels (including C-level); extremely high proficiency in PowerPoint

  • Problem solving: proactively identifies and solves complex problems; anticipates challenges to minimize surprises; thinks outside of the box and uses effective methods to think beyond existing solutions; courage to tackle new challenges

  • Creativity

  • Knowledge of semiconductors, semiconductor industry, and Applied Materials products a plus

  • Interests in business strategy and strategic framework preferred


Education and Experience:

  • Minimum: BS in technical or marketing or business discipline with 6 years of work experience

  • Preferred: 6 years of semiconductor industry experience and cross-functional project management experience

Applied Materials is committed to diversity in its workforce including Equal Employment Opportunity for Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.

Primary Location: California-CA,Santa Clara

Job Title: Strategic Marketing IV - (B4)

Job: Marketing & Business Development

Requisition ID: 1705744

Shift: Day Job

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Posting Type: Internal / External

Relocation Package: No Relocation