Home based with access to London office 2/3 days a week
This is a fantastic opportunity to join a small but hugely impressive, growing and extremely well backed food business to further develop the potential of the brand. Small yet mighty, punching above our weight, an underdog overcoming the odds, so now is the time to join us as we take our business to the next level. We’re already successful in the major multiples - as well as gaining new listings in Impulse, Convenience and High Street Retail. With a unique, healthy, snacking/food on the go product in funky flavours and fabulous packaging, there is a whole raft of opportunity for someone to stamp their own mark across the role and make it their own.
Our products out-perform the market and we have a huge opportunity to develop and assert our brand in a category that needs us!
We’re an established business, but we have a small business mentality, an entrepreneurial spirit and we’re at the forefront of fast moving food to go.
This role reports to the Head of Marketing and Innovation and acts as the brand guardian across the business. You will be responsible for developing and driving our Brand Plans finding fresh and gutsy ways to get the brand noticed and loved. As a brand manager you will need to have the capacity and energy to get stuck into a varied assortment of tasks and no day will likely be the same – the tasks may include identifying and scoping out opportunities for growth and providing a clear recommendation and path to success. Participating in the wider development of comms and awareness drivers, consumer activation, instigating NPDs and chasing low hanging fruit. Ensuring the ability to be on top of, and ensure smooth internal alignment, to plans and developments keeping an eye on competitor and industry behaviour and much more
Currently a BM looking for a change and more accountability
A fundamental desire to drive passion into exciting brands, connect with the Consumer and be able to ‘think differently’.
Strategic Thinker: Desire and ability to see the big picture, align with business priorities and steer appropriately.
Strong commercial acumen: ability to make commercially sound recommendations from ambiguous and incomplete data.
Team player: Ability to build and maintain positive, collaborative working relationships at all levels (internal and external)
Consumer, Shopper & Customer Centric, with the ability to empathise with consumers and customers, interpret their needs and find creative solutions to fulfil them
Focused on excellent execution: ability to deliver great marketing execution and utilise external agencies where appropriate
Numerate, good analytical skills and P&L understanding.
Good written and verbal communication skills: ability to craft a concise presentation from the salient facts and deliver with conviction.
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