Assistant Digital Brand Manager - Simple

Manpower North West
United Kingdom
£35000 - £36000 per annum + Holidays & Bonus
29 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
An excellent opportunity has arisen to join a world leading global organisation, our client Unilever are currently looking for an Assistant Brand Manager - Digital based at Unilever's prestigious facility in Blackfriars, London. This is a full time temporary role for a period of 6 months, working a 37.5hour week. This role is paying up to £36,876.00 per annum, pro rata, depending on experience.

We are looking for a talented Global Assistant Brand Development Manager (ABM) to join one of Unilever's fastest-growing Face Care brands. Simple was born in the UK over 60 years ago and is the UK's no.1 Face Care brand today, as well as being loved by women all around the world, especially for our wipes and cleansers. We believe that all skin can be sensitive, so all our products are designed be as pure and kind as possible - without perfume, colour or harsh chemicals - while still delivering the results skin needs to keep it looking and feeling its healthy best.
Simple's key markets are UK, NA and ANZ with recent rollouts into LATAM, EU and Asia. We are in a period of great momentum for the brand in terms of communication, digital and product innovation and we have just launched our first new expert platform (Water Boost), which is proven to reverse the 5 signs of dehydration.
As an ABM in the global team, you'll play a critical supporting role to the Brand Manager, working on exciting new innovation projects to develop the next stages of the brand's growth. You'll be able to develop an in-depth understanding of brand development and the business environment within Unilever Personal Care. The role offers plenty of scope for creativity and independent leadership on smaller projects with clearly ownable deliverables on larger projects.

Key Responsibilities:
· Lead the roll-out of the new website into new and current markets (14 markets)
- Manage multiple agency partners and timelines
- Communicate and alignment with local markets
- Oversee adaptation process (e.g. asset adaptions, translations)
· Lead the development of a skin routine recommendation tool for the new website
· Develop digital content from brief to execution with agencies and work closely with local markets
through to implementation
· Build and manage the brand's global social channels (e.g. youtube, facebook, Instagram)
· Develop new, global ECRM program to engage with our target audience
· Support local markets to ensure they are aware and have access of the global assets

Role requirements:
- Bachelor degree educated or above
- Experience of project managing digital/ social content or campaign delivery end to end
- Strong digital experience an advantage including media and creative experience
- Strong brand marketing experiencing in FMCG or digitally led brands
- Great aesthetic sense and detailed oriented

Specific Skills
Confidently manages all aspects of end-to-end delivery of the creative work across all parties
In-depth understanding of social platforms and digital behaviours
Collaborates with stakeholders from project conception, and securing their input throughout project planning all the way through to delivery
Manages multiple projects and/or work streams for the brand
Confident, proven collaboration and facilitation skills - experience in nurturing and growing relationships.

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