Senior Brand Manager - Tea

360 Resourcing
Bristol (City Centre)
02 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Senior Brand Manager – Tea (job share)

Are you an experienced Brand Manager looking for a job share opportunity within a global marketing role? Do you have strong brand marketing experience working within a global brand, or within International markets, for an FMCG product? Do you have aspirations to work in a global marketing role for a purposeful, sustainable and growing ethical brand?

Based in our client’s Bristol office this Senior Brand Manager (job share, 3 days a week) role comes with a competitive salary, alongside a benefits package designed to nurture your wellbeing and personal development.

About them

They create delicious organic herbal teas and incredible health supplements that take people on a journey of discovery to a healthier, happier life, benefiting people, plants and the planet. They began 15 years ago and is the fastest growing herbal tea company and the 6th fastest growing grocery brand in the UK. Over a million cups of their tea are drunk every day and their teas and supplements are sold in over 40 countries across the globe.

About the role

Their Brand Marketing teams have one of the most exciting jobs in the company – they’re their global brand champions - and this role is pivotal in making their tea portfolio a success. You’ll be expected to keep ahead of the competition. They’re seen as leaders in their field of herbal expertise and create ground-breaking marketing activity that retains their position as one of the smartest, most beautiful and yet authentic brands in the world. They want more people to discover them and have a stronger connection with their teas and supplements.

Working with their Head of Tea Marketing, and your job share colleague, you’ll manage the Tea global portfolio of products and take full P&L responsibility, ensuring their product and support plan optimise profitable growth. You’ll build the strength of the brand by developing inspiring and engaging global category, brand and channel strategies and be the consumer brand champion. You’ll work closely with their communications teams to develop and execute activity that delivers the brand plan brilliantly. As part of the job-share you’ll be the commercial lead, working closely with the Head of Tea Marketing to develop their commercial positioning, pricing and channel strategies.

As a team you’ll drive profitable growth through innovation and refreshment of their range and packaging, and be responsible for the development and management of their tea innovation, renovation and gifting strategies. You’ll ensure the appropriate protection is in place for their tea product names and assets across the world. Acting as the UK marketing lead, you’ll support key strategic UK channel/customer plans and meetings, providing marketing presentation decks and contributing insight and recommendations.

About you

You’ll have a degree-level qualification gained in Marketing or a Business-related subject and substantial brand marketing experience gained in food, drink, health and wellbeing FMCG products. Ideally, you’ll have experience working within a global brand or with International markets. It is beneficial if you have language experience across German, French, Italian or Spanish.

You’ll know how to develop, manage and execute a brand plan, have experience of launching new products and managing existing product changes, and possess a strong commercial understanding and experience of developing brand strategies for different channels.

You’ll inspire others through your enthusiasm, ambition, passion for the company, and thrive in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment. You’ll enjoy new challenges and aim high with a determination to deliver excellence. Agile, efficient and highly organised you’ll be able to handle a multitude of projects, changing priorities and tasks, and be able to blend creativity and commercial acumen. You’ll have an investigative, inquiring and analytical mind, able to mine information and data to quickly draw insightful conclusions.

You’ll be looking for a 3 day per week, job-share opportunity, working ideally Tuesday to Thursday or Wednesday to Friday.

How to apply

If you’re intrigued and excited by what you’ve read so far, let’s see if you have what it takes to thrive there. To apply for this role please attach your CV and your answers to the four questions below.

- Who are you?
- How do you relate to others?
- Heart or head?
- Describe your energy

Closing date – 8th November 2017

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