£31,000-£40,000

Overview

Assistant Brand Manager – Dairy Brands
c.£32K-£35K + Benefits + Bonus
Surrey
TL884964

Looking for that next career challenge? Minimum 12-18 months consumer marketing experience? This is a fantastic opportunity for a bright, ambitious marketer to join one of the UKs major dairy companies, and take on day-to-day responsibility for 2 much-loved UK food brands, one of these in the fast-growing dairy-free segment. Working alongside the SBM and with agency partners, you will manage all aspects of the mix – building brand plans, developing consumer activations, social/digital initiatives and category projects. You’ll also be closely involved in packaging and NPD project, working with the sales, category, R&D and manufacturing teams to drive new initiatives through. With double digit growth ahead of the category, you will work on a brand that is right on trend, appealing to a rising number of consumers who want to go dairy free but who are not prepared to compromise on taste. This is your chance to put your mark on an exciting brand with rich heritage in a culture that is lively, positive and open with a commitment to developing its teams and building skills.

Key Skills Checklist

  • A minimum of 12-18 months consumer brand experience
  • A ‘can do’ attitude with business savvy, ideally including a grasp of P&Ls and market/retail data
  • An entrepreneurial approach, able to get the most out of every £ of marketing budget available
  • Experience of contributing to annual Brand Plans and presenting them internally to marketing and commercial teams
  • Project management with cross-functional teams
  • Strong analytical and creative thinking skills with a passion for brands, consumers and shoppers.
  • Excellent communication skills, able to build strong internal relationships and work in cross-functional teams.
  • Hands-on experience of developing integrated comms activity including digital/social media.

Client Profile
Our client is a significant player in the UK food industry marketing brands with huge household penetration and a reputation for product quality and taste delivery. It has huge growth ambitions to build its brands in the UK and beyond, with a commitment to developing exceptional teams and supporting best practice in all areas of its business.

If you have the commercial savvy, ability and track record to take on this role, please contact Adam Tarsh now. adam@tarshpartnership.co.uk