Marketing Project Manager

Job Title: Marketing Project Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: United Kingdom
Industry: Leadership & General Management
Contact Name: Luke Skinner
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Job Published: May 14, 2021 11:42

Job Description

Exciting opportunity for a Regional Marketing Project Manager who will lead the execution of key regional projects across the brand business strategy.

The Marketing Project Manager will work cross-functionally as well as with local/regional stakeholders to ensure progress and track implementation results. The goal is accelerating brand growth across country mix, requiring strong leadership skills to influence internally (cross-functional environment) and enable local execution while managing without authority (matrix - external partners).

There will be a strong continuous part to the role which works across the product team to analyse process improvement.

The role report to a Senior Brand Manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • Leading the cross-functional team to develop and execute different project types, including New Packaging Format development, Capacity Acceleration, Holistic Margin Management Projects, New Product Development
  • Working closely with a cross-functional team (matrix organization) to deliver the growth plan ambition and ensure business sustainability across markets
  • Performing a range of marketing management activities such as gathering and analysing consumer insights, shopper insights, as well as competitor insights to make solid recommendations, pre- and post- evaluation of brand & product performance, artwork and packaging design development, budget management

Key Requirements

  • University degree in Business, Marketing, or related field
  • 3-5 years of Project Management experience working in complex matrix environment
  • Experience in food and beverage business is an advantage
  • Excellent cross-functional team leader (positive, collaborative, supportive); ability to persist in the face of adversity
  • Lean Six Sigma understanding or certification is a nice to have