Retail Brand Manager/Merchandiser/Producer

Job Title: Retail Brand Manager/Merchandiser/Producer
Location: London
Salary: £60000 - £71000 per annum
Reference: 15626046
Job Published: January 15, 2018 00:00

Job Description

Our client is a Global Tech company are looking for a Brand Manager/Producer with their retail division to work alongside their marketing communication partners to ensure the brand guidelines are adhered to. The ideal candidate will be a expert across their product range to ensure their brand consistency in all retail execution including tone, voice, digital along with 2D & 3D retail executions. You will work regional counterparts of the cross functional team, providing strategic guidance to ensure consistency on all retail executions.

Key Responsibilities

  • Oversee all product launches including consulting on merchandising strategy, managing time-lines and localisation, creative agencies.
  • Develop global guidelines for retailers to maintain creative consistency and brand execution across region.
  • Work with regional marketing managers and partners to help steer creative development, as well as feedback recommendations to the central creative team.
  • You will be reviewing partner marketing collateral, educating them on brand guidelines and providing guidance for any marketing asset changes.
  • Manage projects: collaborate with the central creative producers and regional marketing managers, drive planning of creative projects, define milestones and risks to ensure projects meet business objectives and deadlines.
  • Help build new collateral for seasonal launches, promotional materials and ad-hoc retail experiences; audit retail executions in stores.
  • Work with cross-functional teams and be the key point of contact for the retail creative, including managing and keeping retail asset hub updated, streamlining approvals and/or brand management processes.

You must have

  • At least 4-6 years of Brand management experience preferably within technology, products and/or retail space.
  • Experience managing design and creative development of brand assets, integrated marketing programs and campaigns.
  • Experience in retail merchandising and understanding in retail landscape.
  • Excellent project manager skills with experience managing complex projects interfacing with multiple cross-functional teams (e.g. partner marketing, legal etc.).
  • A track record of exceptional performance and high productivity, demonstrated ability to deliver with minimum guidance. Exemplary execution, problem solving skills and high attention to detail.
  • A good understanding of Adobe Creative Suite with a strong eye for design aesthetics.