Interim Brand Manager - Leeds

Recruiter
Better Placed Marketing
Location
Leeds
Salary
£30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

An Exciting newly created position within a fast growing Leeds based business for an Interim Brand Manager to stamp their mark on a robust marketing strategy for two new brands!

These opportunities don't come up too often as this is a fantastic role to bring your creative flair, diverse marketing skill set and passion for product in owning and implementing a marketing strategy for new UK products. Initially a 6-9 month contract for an Interim Brand Manager to join a UK leading distributor in the retail/lifestyle sector. This is a fast growing company that seeks to expand and keeps adding new roles to their function. You'll report to the head of marketing with the purpose to develop and deliver the marketing plan for its new product ranges. You'll be creative, have a vision and essentially be responsible for shaping the company's newest venture with these new and exclusive product ranges.

The role……

Hands on and strategic. As Diverse as they come; as interim brand manager you will:

  • Formulate a robust marketing plan and implement it.
  • Deliver marketing campaigns across all channels - digital and offline.
  • Develop marketing collateral for the new brands.
  • Drive brand awareness through digital, social media and offline activity.
  • Develop social channels to create a real buzz around the brands generating engagement and growing the fan base across the board.
  • Produce competitor insights and monitor competitor activity.
  • Measure and monitor performance.

The person…..

The ideal interim brand manager will have a passion for product, have a diverse marketing skill set across digital and offline and ideally have experience of taking new brands/products to market. You'll have knowledge of developing and implementing marketing plans and delivering real growth and market penetration. You'll also have a background in brand development and campaign management from start to finish together with strong insight into the use of social media within a commercial context.

Essentially you'll need to have a hunger and passion to drive these brands forward and generate a real buzz around them in the market place. Not a role for the faint hearted but definitely well suited for someone energetic and ambitious to stamp their mark on an exciting project and eventually be able to look back and say 'I did that'!

Based in Leeds just out the centre this company is commutable form Leeds, Harrogate, Wakefield, Huddersfield, Bradford, York and surrounding areas. Initially a 6-9 month interim Brand Manager position with high potential to be permanent based on the success of the role.

Competitive package on offer in the region of £30,000- £40,000.