Marketing & Innovation Controller - 12 months

Omnio Recruitment Limited
£50000 - 55000 Per Annum
10 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Marketing & Innovation Controller - Lichfield - £50,000 - £55,000

12 month maternity cover contract

About Florette

Since 1999 Florette UK & Ireland Ltd have been working hard to gain success and are now one of the UK's leading producers and distributors of pre-packed ready to eat salads and vegetables.

Main Responsibilities of the Marketing & Innovation Controller

  • Develop, manage and execute the Florette UK and Ireland Marketing and innovation strategy plan and process.
  • To develop strong and clear Brand positioning and integrated communication activities.
  • To manage the external image of both Brand and company through active media and PR management.
  • Manage innovation projects to launch with cross functional teams including business.
  • To ensure that products and services offered by the company are legal, industry leading and contribute to the overall success of the company.
  • Provide direction, motivation and support through management and leadership to all direct reports.

The Marketing & Innovation Controllerwill ideally have:

  • 7 years Commercial and Marketing experience in FMCG
  • Commerciality - comfortable with financial info and good knowledge of trade dynamics.
  • Consumer affinity - must own the consumer's view within the business
  • Analytical - desire and ability to understand reasons behind performance differences.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • A team player that supports the sharing of information and values the opinions of others.
  • Tenacious approach to identifying and resolving gaps in our consumer or performance knowledge.
  • A driver of change and constantly seeks opportunities for improvement
  • Creative - ability to manage creative projects to a compelling consumer facing output.

Next Steps

If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to join the Florette UK and Ireland team on a 12 month contract and you have the skills required then please apply today by submitting your CV.

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