Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager

Marketing Manager
Salary circa £65,000
Based West London

This is a high paced, fast growing business unit which leads the development of the brand outside of their retail stores which includes the grocery channel, convenience and e-commerce. This channel is critical to the global strategy and as a marketing manager you will be responsible for helping define the future channel strategy.

You'll need to be a strong, well rounded brand marketer leader with a successful history in developing winning brand marketing, innovation and communication strategies.  You will ideally have experience working with international markets and have strong stakeholder engagement.

Must have a history of experience in managing brands in an FMCG environment
You will work closely with distributors so experience in this area is preferred. 

You'll be responsible for:
  • Developing tactics to activate the strategy and innovation and plans for Europe and Middle East
  • Leading the development of the annual brand plans and creating compelling internal selling stories and analysis for plans
  • Developing best in class creative & communications plans that deliver into the unique tone of voice
  • Developing deep understanding of consumers, customers and categories
  • Executing consumer research and delivering actionable insights
  • Leading the development of new line extensions and product-related marketing opportunities, from concept to launch (including management of Stage Gate process and complete comms development) delivering this in full and on time.
  • Managing project teams and timelines to launch products and programmes. Strong leadership of cross-functional partners required to ensure successful delivery.
  • Strong collaboration across regions and channels required to gain a deep understanding of their market needs from a consumer and business standpoint. 
  • Assisting in defining strategy reflecting competitive and consumer trends and market needs.
  • Creating and /or managing the innovation funnel / roadmap for platforms that deliver against the objectives and strategies with senior marketing manager.