This company is an extremely well-known consumer brand with a number of product ranges sold within grocery and home retail. The marketing team is lean and supports the national accounts team and retail partners and they are currently looking to recruit an Assistant Product & Trade Marketing Manager.
The Role: This is a great role for someone with experience in product management or trade marketing/customer marketing. Reporting to the Senior Product Manager, you will be responsible for managing a small but growing category, working with the insights team to drive shopper marketing activity, deliver product marketing support to the sales teams and supporting retailers with all POS and promotional marketing activity.
- Management of all POS planning and development
- Work with sales teams to develop appropriate product promotions and creative ideas for instore merchandising
- Manage and brief agencies on requirements and ensure all within budgets
- Develop product road-maps for category and ensure all product launches are timely and communicated effectively across all channels
- Monitor and report on competitor activity
- Shopper marketing and consumer insight
The Candidate: In order to apply for this Assistant Product & Trade Marketing Manager role, you will already have experience in a product management or trade marketing role. You must have excellent communication and project management skills and be comfortable building relationships internally and with retail customers. Commercially minded, you will be analytical and able to review category performance but also have the creativity to assist in developing trade marketing and promotional campaigns.
As well as the salary of £25000 - £28000 the benefits which accompany the role are as follows; 23 days holiday plus BH, excellent pension, company bonus, life assurance, product discount and ongoing training & development.
This Assistant Product & Trade Marketing Manager role is commutable from Oxford, Warwick, Banbury, Milton Keynes, Northampton, Bicester
Would also suit Trade Marketing Executive, Junior Product Manager, Assistant Product Manager, Product Executive, Category Assistant, Merchandising Assistant
Assistant Product & Trade Marketing Manager, Bicester, £25000 - £28000