European Customer Marketing Manager

Location
M4 Corridor
Salary
c£45,000 Basic + Car Allowance & benefits
Posted
01 Nov 2013
Closes
01 Dec 2013
Ref
21/10br
Contact
Mike Gorman
Specialism
FMCG
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent

European Customer Marketing Manager

Based West London / Home Counties

Salary c£45,000 Basic + Car Allowance + Exceptional bonus + Health + Pension


This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant contribution to this progressive business’s long-term strategy. As a market leader with an impressive portfolio of iconic brands, they have invested heavily in NPD and as such have plans for significant sector growth both in the UK and across Europe. The business is currently looking to appoint a talented Customer Marketing Manager to deliver profitable consumer and customer based solutions by influencing retail category impact.

You will be responsible for influencing the in-store impact of some of brands in the UK and across Europe. Working with one of our major retailers in a joint strategic business relationship you will be directly responsible for the development and implementation of customer marketing programmes and insights within the commercial organisation ensuring alignment and execution against category strategies within Europe. This is a great opportunity to influence customer behaviour and unlock growth potential. In addition you’ll work effectively with cross functional teams in order to identify, develop and execute significant in-store initiatives.

You’ll need to have a strong track record in world-class shopper/customer/trade marketing/brand activation within a branded FMCG environment; a deep understanding of shopper behaviour and experience in dealing with leading retailers at all levels. Ultimately, we’re looking for someone with strong commercial acumen, brand awareness with a pragmatic hands on approach.  You will have gained a good business degree and a second European language would be advantageous.

Few organisations can offer as much scope for personal and career development as this market leading organisation.