Brand Manager – Consumer Healthcare – Harlow Circa £50,000 with car allowance and excellent benefits
This is a terrific opportunity for a bright and enthusiastic Brand Manager with UK FMCG experience to join a Global Healthcare organisation working on a No.1 selling consumer healthcare brand.
Reporting into the UK Marketing Manager in this well-rounded role, you will cover all key elements of the marketing mix.
You will be responsible for managing a budget, preparing and delivering 1-3 year brand plans that will cover NPD, ATL and BTL activities, digital/social media, PR, SEO and sampling. You will also develop support materials and promotions by channel for sales teams.
One of the most exciting elements of this role will be looking at ways of expanding the brand out into new formats and user territories– assessing opportunities for new product development and line extensions and researching the potential for new consumer groups.
It’s a really exciting time to join a new team in a progressive company. You will need to demonstrate your passion for brands and be a real team player with a ‘can-do’ attitude. You will be given a lot of autonomy and will be expected to be a creative marketer who can work on your own initiative.
Skills needed for the role
Proven marketing experience in a UK based role having worked on a well known FMCG brand
Great commercial skills - understanding market data and P&Ls - good analytics
Experience in building up annual marketing plans and working with agencies to deliver marketing activity, and brand activation/execution
Digital/social media experience.
Great communication skills - working closely with the Sales team and with other members of cross functional teams to ensure marketing plans are fully joined-up
A Global Healthcare organisation who own a range of healthcare consumer brands and OTC and prescription medicines. Plenty of well-known household brands.
If you are interested in hearing more please get in touch.
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