Our client is a Cosmetics Giant - with globally famous brands and a good presence on the high street. They are looking for a marketing executive or ABM to join their UK team based in Central London to work on their eye category.
Ideally you will have worked for a cosmetics or beauty brand before or within a luxury FMCG category. You will have knowledge of working with retailers like Boots and Superdrug in the UK.
Working closely with the global team you will develop and deliver comms campaigns for new product launches that are tailored specifically for the UK&I Market. You will work with leading media and PR agencies to delivery impactful campaigns.
Reporting into a Senior Brand Manager and with direct exposure to the Marketing Director and Senior Leadership team this is a great opportunity to work on a household name whilst getting really good 360 degree marketing experience.
NPD roll out
Leading launches from forecast through to activation in store. 10-12 launches per year.
Understanding a stage gate process and steps to launch innovation into a market
Building a forecast in collaboration with sales and demand teams.
Post launch evaluation.
Developing media brief/campaigns and briefing into agency partners
Execution of annual brand plans
Working closely with PR agencies.
Delivering best in class digital strategy, in collaboration with in house digital teams.
Assist in developing promotional strategies
Develop and execution programs like 'Gift with Purchase
Work closely with merchandising teams on artwork and POS
Pulling reports for internal teams
Adding new SKUs’ deleting discontinued
Monitoring competitor products to market
You love the beauty and skincare industry and will have knowledge and experience of skincare/ beauty and the current trend
Brilliant project management skills and understanding of stage gate process - you will have examples of NPD launches you have led out
Experience of annual brand planning
Experience of working with PR agencies
Experience of activating digital campaigns and/or with influencers
Good attention to detail
Great presentation skills - used to presenting to a senior leadership team
Ideally you will have some experience of working with an global or regional team
You can roll up your sleeves and get stuck in - taking ownership for delivery of projects and whatever it takes to get the job done
If this role sounds just like you, please get in touch.