Assistant Brand Manager

Surrey
£163.74 per day
18 Jun 2014
16 Jul 2014
322720COS
Carly Symes
FMCG
Full Time
Contract
An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a world leading global organisation, My client is currently looking for an Assistant Brand Manager. This is a contract role for 10 months paying between £27,760 - £34,700 pro rata, depending on experience.

I am currently recruiting for an Assistant Brand Manager to join the Personal Care team at a world leading global organisation. This is an exciting opportunity for anyone wanting to build a marketing career in Personal Care and establish experience working on a globally renowned brand, which plays a lead role in the skincare segment of the category and is constantly in touch with its consumers.

The focus of this role is to support the execution of leading edge brand plans. This role is perfect for someone who is quick to learn and loves working in a fast-paced, hands-on environment with a multi-functional team.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

As an Assistant Brand Manager you will be accountable to;
*Support the management and growth of the brand through brand-driven activation,
renovation of current core portfolio and brilliant implementation of exciting NPD
platforms
*Champion the consumer needs and brand passion within the overall business
*A solid understanding of the P&L & budgetary responsibility
*Champion competitive behaviour and mind set throughout the business and
translate it into targeted marketing activities to grow brand share
*Lead market implementation of those platforms and develop world-class activation
mixes
*Achieve brand share and profitable profit growth targets through translation of
brand & marketing plans into market-implementation and customer plans
*Track market performance
*Deliver market and customer knowledge-driven input into innovation platform
projects and brand planning to ensure requirements of the market will be met in the
future

ESSENTIAL EXPERIENCE, SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

*Classic brand management experience in a leading FMCG environment
*Qualified to degree level or equivalent
*Project Management across multiple projects
*P&L Ownership and Management
*Holding self and others accountable
*Consumer and market understanding
*Marketing strategy development
*Proactive, being able to deliver in a busy environment
*Digital Marketing experience
*A natural passion for personal care and marketing

The ideal candidate will have project management and experience with working with campaigns ideally in a corporate environment, great attention to detail and the ability to lead. The candidate needs to have ambition, drive and passion.

Desirable experience is someone that has worked in a Marketing role in a FMCG company or worked with a sports/ male brands.


To apply for this position, candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK
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