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assistant brand manager
£30,000 - £32,000

A successful distributor and importer of some of the world’s finest alcohol is looking for an assistant brand manager specialising in B2B trade activation and execution to join their friendly and dynamic team.

As assistant brand manager, you will be responsible for the below:

  • Executing annual marketing plans for the key brands, ensuring target objectives are achieved within agreed budgets

  • Planning, developing and executing:

o Relevant brand activities across all channels

o Strategic customer trade marketing plans

o Events in line with brand plans

  • Supporting the annual marketing planning process

  • Liaising with agencies and third parties to ensure both promotional and POS materials are produced on time and within budget

  • Supporting the sales team with sell-in and execution of all promotional activity

  • Ensuring first class promotional execution at all times resulting in the portfolio winning at the point of purchase

  • Understanding and evaluating the effectiveness of all promotional activity

  • Ensuring all activity is carried out on time and within budget

  • Pro-actively observing change and opportunities in customer outlets and providing internal feedback

  • Reinforcing the key benefits of the lead portfolio brands at outlet level

  • Understanding key customer profiles in order to build rapport with key influencers at output level

What they’re looking for in you:

  • Previous experience as a marketing assistant or assistant brand manager

  • Project management experience

  • A solid understanding of channel segmentation, strategy and outlet planning

  • Experience of the above within alcohol brands isn’t essential but would be beneficial

  • Happy to muck in - you’ll be getting involved in trade shows and will sometimes have to be flexible with hours with occasional travel

  • Outgoing, positive nature and someone who isn’t afraid to pick up the phone to sales people and stakeholders

If you have the relevant above experience and are looking to work for a dynamic, hard-working team for a fantastic company, don’t delay, apply now!

(Whilst we’d love to get back to all candidates on the status of their application, we are only able to give feedback to successful candidates due to the large number of applicants we receive).

Job Number: 19603