About the Role
An exciting opportunity for a Brand Manager to join a high-profile retailer to lead the delivery of brand positioning and the strategic plan across a range of food products. Taking responsibility for brand development across tiers in designated categories, the Brand Manager will join a talented brand team translating propositions into concepts, and interpreting ideas and insight into commercially successful product ranges.
It is a fast moving and innovative product area to work in, with real breadth and variety in the products that will give excellent development opportunities.
Supporting the strategic planning process across tiers for several food product categories, building platforms and pipelines for growth and aligning the senior team at relevant stages.
Creating compelling and insight-led concepts to deliver the strategic plan.
Working with cross functional teams within the milestone process to turn concepts into propositions across the 6P’s.
Looking at the strategy for launching new ranges, through to how to launch in-store/online.
Developing strong relationships with cross functional teams, external creative agencies, and key stakeholders.
Constantly monitoring the market and customer metrics in product area to proactively identify issues and opportunities.
Brief insight, execution, and design teams to bring propositions to life and as brand champion, ensure good implementation of brand guidelines.
Ensuring relevance and transferability of brand and category specific strategy, guidelines, pipelines and mixes.
Previous brand management experience within food, beverage or FMCG products would be ideal, or alternatively experience from a high-profile brand and an interest in food.
A passion for innovation and a flair for creating memorable stand out products through effective branding.
Strong relationship building skills with great communication and stakeholder management
Enjoys working with others through teamwork and collaboration.
Commercial understanding, with the ability to build commercially successful brands.
If this sounds like an interesting move to further develop your brand management skills in a highly visible brand role, it would be great to hear from you.
About the Company
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