Brand Manager

Recruiter
Anonymous
Location
Birmingham
Salary
30000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + GBP30000/annum
Posted
02 Aug 2019
Closes
21 Aug 2019
Sector
Sales
Job Type
Manager
Contract Type
Temporary
This is a fantastic opportunity for a forward thinking, brand savvy marketer to join this well-established company as Brand Manager - 12-month FTC.

You will actively form and nurture a portfolio of key brands which includes developing and managing PR activity, product photography/ videography, channel specific POS and in store communications. You will also liaise between colleagues and departments, directly with agents, distributors, direct customer and service providers.

The Role:

* Mange a portfolio of brands including identification of new brand opportunities

* Define individual brand propositions for each brand in your portfolio

* Create engaging consumer targeted communications including copywriting and briefing design and photography

* Create between (Apply online only) packages SKU's to an extremely tight critical path

* Develop new pack identities, constructions and adhering to brand guidelines

* Create the trade selling story with compelling rationale and positioning

* Develop brand plans for in-store campaigns including fixturing, launch packs, merchandising concepts, ranging and POS

* Create inspiring social media and web content to build brand engagement

* Engage with PR agencies and brand ambassadors to drive key brands forward

* Constantly monitor consumer demographics

* Identifying new product development opportunities

* Implement positioning for each brand and become the brand guardian

* Fully analyse channel, product and brand performance in line with activity and ROI

* Work with Marketing Manager, Director, Visual Merchandiser, design, and photography teams to produce annual and bi-annual trade catalogues including copywriting and extensive proof reading

The Candidate:

* Five years of marketing experience preferably within retail or consumable brands

* Exceptional proof reading and attention to detail

* Work on own initiative within a busy team

* Be able to work under pressure to tight deadlines

* Enthusiastic, pro-active, ability to multitask multiple projects with efficient organisational skills

* A commercial and practical mind- set with creative flair

* Experience of briefing to agencies

* An understanding of channel management

Additional Information:

* GBP30k per annum (12-month FTC)

* Working hours Monday - Friday 9:00am - 17:15pm

* 25 days annual leave plus

* Lots of benefits (pensions, life cover, staff discount etc)

* Free car parking.

* Free drinks and fruit

SEND YOUR CV NOW OR CONTACT SWITCH TO DISCUSS FURTHER