Assistant Brand Manager

Our client is a renowned FMCG organisation based in Cork who are looking for an experienced Assistant Brand Manager to join their team on a permanent basis. Reporting directly into the Marketing Director, this position offers an excellent opportunity to grow your career.

The Role

As Assistant Brand Manager, you will contribute and assist in implementing marketing plans and campaigns In line with brand guidelines and portfolio strategy as well as assisting in the management of the brand’s online presence, executing digital campaigns in lie with communications strategy.

In this position, you will be involved in both ATL and BTL campaigns and will assist in managing all design projects, including packaging.

You will play an integral role in throughout the NPD process which will include analysing market information and sales data and be part of the team responsible for concept, product & design development.

With regards promotional plans, you will work with the Marketing Director to put these plans in place, ensure they are implemented effectively and offer creative ideas for innovative campaign ideas.

There will be significant agency management in this position across PR, Social, Design, Digital and print to ensure the optimum level of performance for the brand in these areas.

In this position, you will assist in the preparation of planograms that will be presented to partner retailers which will also entail conducting category analysis and providing relevant consumer insights based off this data.

The Person

You will have 2+ years’ experience in a brand position, ideally within the FMCG industry with some knowledge/experience of digital marketing.

You will have developed a clear understanding on brands, consumers and the marketing mix as well as being very creative/innovative and confident in presenting new ideas.

You are a strategic thinker, capable of working on your own and as part of a team and an excellent communicator.

Previous experience in data analysis is beneficial and further training can be provided in areas where you may possibly lack experience e.g. NPD, Digital.

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Jamie at HRM on +353 1 6321844 for a confidential discussion.

Salary: On Application Location: Cork