Focus Management Consultants Limited

Recruitment Specialists for the food and drink industry

Category Marketing Manager, Home and Office based

County / State: Home based / Office based

Category: Sales and Marketing

Reference: AJT894381

Consultant: Abbi Taylor

Start date: Asap

Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per annum plus Bonus and Benefits

Summary

A compelling story and great opportunity for growth. This is a fantastic role for an experienced branded food Marketing and Category Manager.

Job Description

Due to an exciting acquisition made in the UK this European business is focused on branded growth in retail across UK and Europe. With fantastic retailer relationships such as Waitrose, Ocado and Sainsbury's this business is going from strength to strength and this new acquisition perfectly complements their exciting product portfolio.

Additionally, with consumer awareness of frozen food quality on the rise and the demand for free-form products it really is a fantastic time to be part of these brands and their growth across Europe.

Key responsibilities for the role will include;

  • Writing and execution of brand plans

  • Managing consumer insight - focus groups, events, online research

  • Close engagement with internal NPD teams to drive innovation

  • Control of category and marketing budgets

  • GAP and competitor analysis

You WILL currently be working for a food manufacturing business

You WILL be managing marketing and category within branded food products

You WILL have had engagement with retail customers

You will also have drive and determination, you will be happy to work autonomously at times and have a genuine positive outlook.

If you have worked alongside European colleagues in branded growth that would be a distinct advantage.

If you can demonstrate experience of these responsibilities and criteria and you are excited about a new challenge then apply today.

REF. AJT894381 By Focus Management

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Focus Management Consultants Ltd, Tel: +44 (0) 1625 560778

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