Futures are working with a well-known fmcg business who have become one of the UKs leading specialist in the industry! They have achieved impressive growth during Covid and have recent investment to add up to 20% extra capacity.
They have strong listings with the likes of Tesco, Sainsbury’s, Morrisons, Waitrose as well as key Wholesale, Convenience and Foodservice customers.
Due to impressive growth they are hiring for a Brand Manager. You will work in a small team across brand, marketing, trade marketing and category.
Other aspects of the role will include:
Develop strategies for the development of the brands in brand portfolio, their specific positioning and the nurturing and development of the brand equity
Co-ordinate all aspects of the Marketing mix, developing and executing branded marketing plans
Liaise and manage external agency partners, ensuring successful delivery against agreed KPIs
Manage brand marketing budget and demonstrate return on investment (ROI)
Work closely with internal Sales function to understand customer issues and challenges and develop strategies to address
Project manage new product launches
Manage and track day to day brand revenue and margin to identify issues and develop plans to address
Manage and recommend price promotions and point of sale (POS) activation projects
Analyse market and consumer data to inform plans
We are looking for the following skills and attributes in our successful candidate:
Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
Detailed knowledge of MS Office tools
Confident, determined and driven; a can do attitude
Exceptional organisation skills are a must
Excellent written English skills
Attention to detail
Be self-motivated and able to work on own initiative
A team player with the ability to lead cross functional projects.
Willingness to live and breathe our Company values.
As a business they run a super autonomous culture focused around managing your own diary, flexible working and a strong work life balance.
You will have 1-2 years brand or marketing experience at Assistant Brand/Marketing Manager or Junior Brand/Marketing Manager level looking for a step up.Apply now