Shopper Marketing Assistant
Shopper Marketing Assistant
Salary - £ Attractive + Benefits
Are you interested in shopper marketing? Do you have high level of personal organisation and attention to detail? Are you looking to develop your career in FMCG? If so we would like to hear from you.
An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our Category and Shopper Marketing Team at one of the leading global food manufacturers and the UK's leading herbs, spices and seasonings brand, Schwartz.
SCOPE OF THE ROLE
Reporting to the Category Display Manager, the individual will be responsible for facilitating the timely production and delivery of assets to store to support these initiatives.
You will work with internal stakeholders, Marketing, Shopper Marketing, Field Merchandising teams, Supply Chain and external agencies for the production and development of impactful Point of Purchase materials.
This role presents a fantastic opportunity for someone looking to progress a career in FMCG, with immediate involvement in a critical business function and scope to make a real impact.
- Support the Category Display Manager in delivering the annual Shopper & Category plans with Retailers.
- Coordinate the supply chain management of Point of Sale materials from suppliers through to implementation instore.
- Managing the visibility of POS material for merchandisers on Ipads, Mobile Touch, SAP, etc.
- Liaising with agencies to create & deliver POS and Shopper Media assets.
- Managing the direct to store supply of equipment to retailers.
- Degree or equivalent.
- Excellent communication and organisational skills.
- MS Office Applications proficiency.
- Passionate about a career in FMCG
- Experience of working in FMCG environment would be a plus.
Founded in Baltimore in 1889 in a room and a cellar by 25-year-old Willoughby McCormick with three employees, McCormick is a global leader in flavour. With 11,000 employees around the world and more than $4.8 billion in annual sales in 2017, the Company manufactures, markets and distributes spices, seasoning mixes, condiments and other flavourful products to the entire food industry, retail outlets, food manufactures and food service businesses.
We have a passion for flavour. The company is serving customers from nearly 50 locations in 27 countries and consumers can buy our brands in more than 135 markets and territories. Our industrial business flavours snacks, wraps, beverages and many other products for customers, which include global restaurant chains and leading food manufacturers.
With approximately 3,200 employees, the company has operations in 14 countries across the Europe, Middle-East and Africa (EMEA) Zone and serves customers in more than 25 markets through its consumer and industrial businesses. McCormick is present in key consumer markets with leading brands, including Schwartz in the UK (customize with local brand). McCormick EMEA Headquarters are in Haddenham (UK).
The company’s long-term goal is to grow sales by 4-6 % globally with three avenues: base business growth through continuous investments behind our brands, product innovations, expanded distribution and acquisitions.
Our growth starts with yours. For more than 125 years McCormick has developed a rich legacy based on our belief in the “Power of People”. We have created an unusually dedicated workforce by fostering a culture of respect, recognition, inclusion and collaboration based on the highest ethical values.
As an Equal Opportunities employer, McCormick is committed to a diverse workforce.