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Marketing Manager UK & Ireland

Marketing Manager UK & Ireland

JOIN THE CATEGORY LEADING ALPRO MARKETING TEAM

MARKETING MANAGER UK & IRELAND
Competitive salary + bonus, car/allowance & benefits
West Midlands based

ABOUT US

Alpro, the European plant-based pioneer of Danone, brings health through food to as many people as possible by producing healthy, tasty plant-based food and drink in a way that respects the planet. One Planet. One Health.

Our delicious plant-based products are made from soya, almonds, hazelnuts, cashews, rice, oats or coconuts.

We want to invite people to join the movement for a healthier world and thanks to our efforts to combine social and environmental goals with financial success, Alpro is B Corp certified.

Join our vibrant teams and feel the Alpro vibe of positivism and openness, collaboration and passion for quality.

THE ROLE

This is a senior marketing leadership position which will report to the Head of Marketing for the UK & Ireland, based at our modern offices in Solihull. Key responsibilities will include shaping and implementing the Alpro brand strategy cross category, including management of the substantial above-the-line advertising budget. You will be expected to inject passion and creative thinking into the role, with the ability to develop impactful, integrated campaigns. The position also includes direct line management, as well as a significant amount of cross-functional sales and marketing team management and influencing both in the UK and at European HQ. You will also manage multiple external agencies.

THE CANDIDATE

This appointment calls for an FMCG blue chip trained food or drink branded marketeer currently working at Senior Brand Manager or Marketing Manager level. You have fast-tracked your marketing career by achieving a track record of branded product market share and profitable sales growth.

Your knowledge and capabilities include managing Brand Managers, launching 5 star NPD and directly managing substantial above-the-line media budgets from concept to execution.

You are experienced and motivated about shaping brand strategies across today’s modern consumer communication platforms. Most importantly, you have the stature and gravitas to influence across a broad and senior audience, together with a hands-on approach to follow things through to ensure successful implementation.

If you feel you have the experience and all-round brand marketing capability to succeed in this high profile role, please apply to our retained recruitment partner, Mark Smith by emailing mark@smithcarey.co.uk quoting ref MS/2013, together with your up-to-date CV and remuneration details. A relocation package could be available for the right applicant.

All direct and third party applications will be forwarded to SmithCarey.

Closing date for applications: 16th November 2018.

Location

West Midlands

Function

Brand Management

Hours

Full time

Contract

Permanent

Salary 

Competitive salary + bonus, car/allowance & benefits

Closing Date
16 November 2018

Contact
Mark Smith

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