Brand Manager // 3 Month Contract // ASAP Start

Location: Inner Suburbs Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract or Temp
Salary:
Contact: Natalie Rogers

About the company

Our client is a major FMCG business within the globally and within the Australian market. They boast a suite of market leading brands across multiple categories. There is now an opportunity to join their highly engaged team during a busy and exiting time within the business to drive major projects across heritage and much-loved brands.


About the role

Reporting to the Marketing Manager, the Brand Manager will work within a category team to drive market leading and well established FMCG brands. You will work across the NPD pipeline, brand communications leading up to the launch of a major brand and packaging refresh and NPD launches. You will work closely with internal stakeholders as well as agency partners to manage the development of marketing communications and with the Marketing Manager to execute the existing brand plans and to help to develop next year's brand planning strategy.


Skills & Experience

  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant field e.g. marketing
  • Prior experience within a retailer facing Assistant Brand Manager or Brand Manager role, ideally within the food space
  • Prior exposure to Aztec/IRI or Nielsen data
  • Experience working with new product development using the stage gate process
  • Experience managing agency partners and working within cross functional project teams
  • Strong project management and exceptional communication skills


Culture

You will be a passionate, energetic, driven and enthusiastic Brand Manager who is analytically and commercially minded. You will have a proactive nature and will be comfortable working with a cross functional team environment and acting as a project lead. You will have exceptional planning and organisational skills and strong attention to detail with the ability to work effectively within a fast paced and dynamic team environment.

How to apply

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