Head of Marketing – Growing Private Label business

Advocate Group
Closing date
2 Jul 2021

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Business Sector
Food & Drink
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Head of Marketing – Growing Private Label business

Salary – competitive

About the business

Having gone through a period of positive transformation as a result of a Private Equity acquisition, a leading Private Label business with key Retail customers are looking to on-board a talented and forward thinking Head of Marketing to accelerate growth in a high potential sector.

With an already impressive turnover of £120 million, with a 3 year plan to achieve £200 million turnover, this established, heritage business are looking to secure the best talent in the market. 

About the role

Coming in to the role you will be proactive in your mind set, questioning NPD opportunities, talking to the wider business, utilising the data and insight that you have to make sound commercial decisions.

You will drive brand awareness with the different products areas and look for opportunities to make certain offerings more premium.

Strong leadership is a must.  Overseeing a team of 10, you will be able to develop staff, upskill and lead by example.

About you

You will be adaptive to change, the business is going through a period of positive transformation, and you will have a change mind set.

The role needs somebody who can make an instant impact, so you will have operated at Head of Marketing, Marketing Controller or Marketing Director.

Having had exposure of both Private Label and Branded would be an advantage but not a prerequisite.

A strong understanding of both Customer and Consumer demands.


If you feel you are ready to take on a challenging, yet rewarding new role with a business that is looking to grow significantly and you feel as though you meet the candidate criteria then please do apply


You're experts in your industry, so you need a recruitment partner with the same level of understanding. With The Advocate Group, you can feel safe in the knowledge that our recruiters are expertly equipped to help you fill business roles across all areas of your organisation.

As your recruitment partner, we operate as an extension of your brand to provide a clear, consistent and positive candidate journey to elevate your business as an employer of choice. Partner with The Advocate Group to ensure the very best in industry representation and gain access to exclusive career opportunities.

In the FMCG industry’s talent-short market, finding the right talent with not only the right skillset and FMCG industry experience, but also a fit with your brand values and culture is not always the easiest task. 

Start-ups, challenger brands or market leading enterprises all require tailored positioning; our FMCG recruitment consultants fully understand the nuances of the FMCG sector and how to position each client partner in a unique but engaging way.

Whether you are looking to recruit FMCG talent within Sales, Marketing, Operations, Supply Chain / Procurement, Technical / NPD, HR, Engineering or IT; we can assist you with recruitment projects up to executive level. 

► info@advocate-group.co.uk

► 0333 772 7200

► www.advocate-group.co.uk/industries/fmcg/

Find Us
0161 639 0080 / 020 7871 8000
The Advocate Group
1 St Peter's Square,
Greater Manchester
M2 3DE
United Kingdom

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