Brand Manager - Premium Drinks

Brand Manager - Premium Drinks

Job Title: Brand Manager - Premium Drinks
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: RN738_1493396594
Contact Name: Rob Nelson
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 28, 2017 17:23

Job Description

A leading global drinks business is looking for a Brand Manager to execute the strategy for an instantly recognisable premium brand.

The brand has a strong heritage and is the clear No1 in its native market. Introduced to the UK in recent years, it's experienced consistently high growth in both the on- and off-trade channels and as a result, they are investing to develop the marketing team with a number of newly created roles.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support the Marketing Manager in the execution of the annual brand plan
  • Execute brilliantly and co-ordinate all marketing campaigns with sales activities
  • Manage and foster key agency relationships to ensure the campaigns are implemented effectively
  • Track brand performance and activation plan implementation and take corrective action if/when required

Desired skills and experience:

  • Experience in brand management within an international FMCG business, ideally within the drinks industry
  • Commercially-minded, with experience working with budgets and a P&L
  • Experience working cross-functionally with sales and trade marketing advantageous
  • Experience managing agency relationships advantageous

This will best suit someone with a strong interest in the drinks industry looking to develop their marketing career with an international business.

The role will offer a competitive basic salary with a fully comprehensive benefits package, including a generous product allowance. Learning and development sits high on the agenda, with a clear development plan in place for every individual joining the business.