Senior Retail Marketing Manager

Job Title: Senior Retail Marketing Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London (Greater)
Salary: 50,000-60,000
Reference: 15626175
Job Published: January 16, 2018 00:00

Job Description

Senior Retail Marketing Manager    

Our client a global giant in confectionary with a strong heritage in the UK and a chain of retail stores.  They are looking for an experienced Retail Marketing Manager to form part of a new Retail Marketing team. Based in London.  

About the Role

This is a newly created role as part of a brand-new Retail Marketing team.  Reporting into the Head of Retail Marketing, you will lead and drive a commercially focussed strategy for an in-store range of products and in line with the overall business strategy.    

You will ensure the product range is brought to life through the retail stores with a combination of FMCG marketing excellence and your extensive experience in premium retail marketing, ensuring a perfect customer experience for loyal customers and a new target audience.   

This is fantastic opportunity to make a real difference and work on game-changing strategy.  


  • Develop and drive the retail product strategy for a range of products, collaborating with the Head of Retail Marketing and all strategic partners. 
  • Develop the vision that will bring the brand to life in store using advertising, direct marketing, promotions and in store communication.
  • Lead channel management through local marketing campaigns with third parties to drive sales and increase footfall.
  • Identify and develop relationships with third party suppliers to design and support your teams overall marketing activity. 
  • Lead a team to effectively execute your brand vision, utilising all available insights data.    

About You 

  • Have a real passion for food.
  • A self-starter
  • Can create structure and build process
  • Good at building relationships and making allies
  • Will enjoy making the job your own   

 You must to have the following experience

  • You will have worked at a senior level in a retail marketing role
  • Experience working on FMCG brands (working with UK retailers) and working cross functionally.
  • Excellent strategic skills.
  • Be commercially savvy
  • You will have achieved success in a similar environment and will be a key influencer delivering results through people
  • A strong influencer – good relationship skills
  • Effective communication skills to be able to inspire others into action
  • You will have line managed with the ability to build and empower a high performing team