Brand Manager - Commercial Transport & Light Industrial Coatings

Wr Group Limited SDA
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Brand Manager - Commercial Transport & Light Industrial Coatings
Stowmarket, Suffolk (office/field based, with travel to sites in Birmingham, the UK and Ireland)
£Competitive Plus Company Bonus, Contributory Pension (up to 9%), Healthcare, Pool Cars for Business Use, Free Parking, On-Site Canteen, 25 Days? Holiday (plus option to accrue holiday for Christmas shutdown)

If you are a fresh-thinking brand management professional seeking your next challenge, this is a fantastic opportunity to help shape the image of a highly successful business.

Our client, a global fortune 200 group, creates market-leading coating and paints for a wide variety of industry sectors, from logistics to interior design. They are now looking for a Brand Manager to join their dedicated Marketing Team in Stowmarket.

Based in open plan offices, our client fosters a sociable, inclusive environment where employees are encouraged to innovate and collaborate. You will have the chance to share ideas with a talented team and make a positive impact on our client?s product offering.

As the Brand Manager, you will plan, manage and deliver our client?s product portfolio and brand proposition for two core segments of the business.

Working as part of the UK and Ireland Refinish business unit, you?ll be challenged to understand customers? needs and create a compelling product and support proposition that meets their requirements.

You?ll also be required to spend 20% - 30% of your time travelling to company sites throughout the UK and Ireland.

Additionally, your duties will involve:

- Managing the commercial transport and light industrial product portfolios
- Working with stakeholders to deliver high impact product launches
- Developing sales support tools and product expertise to support the Sales and Account Management Teams
- Managing value-added service propositions
- Developing and refining our client?s brand image
- Performing research to gain a better understanding of our client?s market and customers

To be considered, you will need:

- Brand management experience, ideally gained within a similar industrial business
- A marketing background
- A strong level of IT literacy, including MS Word, Outlook, Excel and PowerPoint
- A degree level qualification
- A full, valid driving licence and the willingness to travel throughout the UK and Ireland

Enthusiastic and eager for a challenge, as the Brand Manager, you?ll be a confident communicator with a collaborative approach. Exceptional prioritisation, planning and time-management skills are also key.

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Additional Keywords: Brand Manager, Commercial Transport & Light Industrial Coatings, Brand Product Manager, Marketing Communications Manager, Marketing Manager, Brand Marketing Manager, Marketing.

Working hours: 36 hours per week, 8:30 ? 17:00

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