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Category Producer / Brand Manager

Posted 26 days ago by Guru Careers
Location Central London Job Type
Salary £Competitive DOE (Perm / 6 Month Contract) Sector FMCG, Retail

Category Producer / Brand Manager

A global Multichannel Retailer is looking for an Associate Category Producer to join on a permanent basis and a Category Producer / Brand Manager to join on a 6 month contract. Based from their state-of-the-art media & commerce centre in Chiswick, expect a fantastic opportunity to progress your career working as part of a switched on team made up of dedicated media professionals whilst becoming an expert in your allocated product area Gardening, Fashion Electronics etc.

With over 20 years' experience and operations in countries across the globe, this household name Multichannel Retailer employs over 17,000 people worldwide and are ranked as one of the world's top multimedia shopping companies in terms of both viewers and revenue. Continuing to experience exciting levels of growth, they are now seeking a Brand Manager / Category Producer / Associate Category Producer to work closely with their brands on everything from inception and pre-production right through to the live shows.

Reporting to the Head of Category Production the Category Producer / Associate Category Producer will become the key liaison for Commerce Platforms with a multi-platform focus commissioning bespoke content that will work effectively on all platforms. On a day-to-day basis expect to liaise externally with vendors and on-air guests, present and drive initiatives, lead events and campaigns, work closely with internal teams to develop campaign plans, deliver the optimal customer experience / journey, become an expert in your product area and anything else necessary to ensure effective collaboration amongst the teams for shared success.

To qualify. You could be a Category Producer / Associate Category Producer / Brand Manager or similar with a CV that demonstrates:

  • Strong communication skills;
  • The ability to make quality decisions, prioritise and manage your time effectively;
  • Experience of Sales Strategy, and TV Production would be an advantage likewise an understanding of merchandising, marketing and e-commerce would also be useful but essentially are client are open and committed to finding the right person to be part of their enthusiastic and talented team;
  • A relevant qualification (degree or equivalent) in media, marketing or advertising (ideally).

In return, the Brand Manager / Category Producer / Associate Category Producer can expect a great working environment with plenty of challenges and opportunities.