Global Brand Manager

Ambridge Harris
Yeovil, Somerset
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Global Brand Manager
Yeovil, Somerset - Commutable from Taunton, Bridgwater, Glastonbury, Weston Super Mare, Chard, Blandford Forum, Warminster, Frome, Crewkerne, Bridport
£35,000 - £40,000 per annum DOE + excellent benefits

Ambridge Harris is working with our established client based in Yeovil, Somerset to recruit a Global Brand Manager for this exciting opportunity. Reporting to the Managing Director, you will take responsibility for the development and marketing of this well-known brand. This will include digital marketing, advertising, public relations, sales promotions, exhibitions and events, market research, catalogue production, the launch of new products and any other marketing activity that might be introduced.

Key Accountabilities:

Exhibitions -

  • Responsible for internal planning (understanding requirements for each show
  • Manage supplies and internal departments to ensure delivery of materials
  • General administration - attendees/invitations/accommodation etc.
  • Meet department heads after show and generate report to include budget review and lessons learned for next time

Events and Sponsorships -

  • Manage day to day planning and running of events
  • Identify opportunities to maximise coverage/PR
  • Identify new opportunities for events
  • Meet department heads after event and generate report to include budget review and lessons learned
  • Manage sponsorship relationships

Press office/Editorial management/PR/Copywriting -

  • Establish and manage relationships with the media
  • Manage publication features
  • Generate and circulate press releases as required
  • Identify opportunities for editorial/PR/product placement etc.
  • Ensure editorial has required approvals
  • Approve proofs from publications etc
  • Negotiate rates and manage pre-set budget
  • Generate monthly report

Media Management -

  • Responsible for advertising planning and scheduling (researching publications etc.)
  • Negotiate rates/booking spac
  • Ensure artwork is supplied on time and in correct format
  • Management website and update through content management system
  • Online campaigns - target marketing email
  • Assist with updates to iPhone apps
  • Monthly reporting

Other -

  • Conduct market research as and when required
  • Assist with production of catalogues/brochures
  • Oversee editing and production of DVD's
  • Liaise with and manage relationships with printers, data houses and mailing houses
  • Produce mailing lists as required
  • Oversee "find a stockist" requests via marketing inbox - website
  • Produce customer survey and interpret results
  • Product promotional materials as required
  • Any other projects/tasks required to support the marketing department

Skills & Experience:

  • Previous marketing experience
  • Business or marketing related degree - or equivalent qualification/experience
  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • Passionate "can do" attitude
  • Highly motivated
  • Strategic outlook and be result driven
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office

Due to the high volume of applications we receive it is not always possible to respond to unsuccessful applicants. Therefore if we have not responded to your application within five days please note that on this occasion your application has not been successful

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