Assistant Brand Manager

Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Maya Wettenhall

About the Company

Our client is a vertically integrated business that is 100% Australian owned and locally grown by farmers around Australia. From paddock to plate, their products sit within the better for you space that contribute to the health and wellbeing of Australians across the nation. They are in a period of significant growth thanks to their commitment to delivering premium quality products being sold nationally via grocery, P&C, speciality and health food channels.

About the Role

In this role, as the Assistant Brand Manager you work alongside the Brand Manager across two premium, market leading brands within the better for you and pet care category. The role will be focused on driving brand awareness and penetration for the brands through launching strong innovation and leading effective communications campaigns across all markets.

This is a 360 role which will see you support in the launch of new NPD to market as well as be hands on across TTL campaign execution and own content development for digital channel, management of social channels (Facebook / Instagram) including development and management of an effective influencer strategy to build strong brand engagement and love across social channels.

Skills + Experience

  • Prior experience at a Marketing Coordinator / Assistant Brand Manger level, or similar within the FMCG / Consumer goods space
  • A true passion for the health and wellness space with a solid understanding of relevant social media influencers and trends within better for you
  • Prior experience with content development for social / digital channels and usage of a CMS
  • Exceptional communication, influence and stakeholder management skills with the ability to quickly build rapport and relationships
  • Tertiary qualification within a relevant space e.g. Commerce


Internally, the team are highly collaborative in their nature and enjoy a supportive and team environment that supports strong work life balance through offering flexibility to their team. You will work within a start up style environment, but with the backing of an amazing board and ELT.

You will be consumer centric and results driven individual with a strong work ethic who enjoys working within a fast paced, start-up style environment and enjoys the idea of leaving their mark on an organisation through taking risks, rather than being a cog in a global wheel. Your passion for health and wellness will shine through, as well as your keen interest to work within the "better for you" space.

You will have the ability to manage ambiguity effectively and enjoy taking on new challenges and demonstrate strong learning agility and adaptability. You will pride yourself on your ability to build rapport and strong relationships both internally and externally, especially with internationally based partners, thanks to your strong communication and influence skills.

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