RGM Manager - High Wycombe
RGM Manager - High Wycombe
Hovis Limited is a vertically integrated baking and flour milling business currently operated by The Gores Group as part of a stand-alone joint venture. The Company was created in April 2014 to help release new investment to upgrade its operational infrastructure and reinvigorate the Hovis brand, building on its rich heritage. Our appointed CEO Nish Kankiwala is bringing a wealth of commercial and marketing experience from previous roles with Unilever, Pepsico and Burger King.
An exciting opportunity at Hovis has arisen we are looking for a Revenue and Growth Manager based at our Head office in High Wycombe.
Ideally you will have experience from a sales, category or commercial finance environment, good attention to detail, strong analytical skills as well as excellent communication skills. You will need to provide recommendations to deliver the required increase in trade spend effectiveness. Evaluating the net sales and commercial margin growth through the analysis and evaluation of pricing, trade investments and promotions.
This role will serve as part of the overall Market strategy and Planning process within our business and you will need to work cross-functionally with teams to deliver business performance and growth opportunities.
This is an exciting opportunity that will make working with us so rewarding, we offer a flexible benefits scheme, defined contribution pension.
Your Skills and Experience
Ability to analyse and interpret data from multiple sources
Ability to handle multiple priorities within tight timelines
Ability to build strong and productive relationships with key internal contacts
Good written and verbal communication skills
Creative and innovative idea generation
Familiar with market data research sources and tools (Bloomberg, Nielsen, etc)
Excellent organization, analytical and problem-solving skills
The successful candidate should be able to translate the following Hovis values into action on a day by day basis:
• Courageous - Seizes opportunities. Drives for Hovis to be first and best. Acts with confidence and gives their all
• Inventive - Relentlessly inventive and insightful. Find better ways to add value. Always has customers and consumers front of mind
• Driven - Focuses on Hovis goals and unites behind them. Acts with conviction and never gives up. Is dynamic and decisive. Is empowered and accountable.
• Straight-forward - Keeps things simple and transparent. Listens to others and respects their views. Allows mistakes and rewards success.
Based in High Wycombe
Type of role: Full Time, Permanent
Reporting to: Marketing Stratergy & Planning Director
Closing Date: 20th October 2017
Applicants must have the right to work in the UK
If this is you please apply by the closing date.