CX, Sales, Marketing & Communications

Assistant Brand Manager

Job Title: Assistant Brand Manager
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
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Job Published: 7 months ago
  • 1-2 years’ experience
  • City based with carpark
  • Benefits include medical insurance

Come and join a well-established New Zealand distribution company. You will be working alongside the Brand Manager of the Health and Beauty team. This is a passionate and experienced team working on local and international market leading FMCG and Pharmaceutical brands. The business is passionate about growing well regarded brands across supermarkets, department stores and pharmacy channels.

To be considered for this role, it will be essential that you have a recent Marketing Degree and possibly 1-2 years’ work experience as this is an entry level salary.

Key criteria that we are looking for include:

  • Strong Analytical skills
  • Proficient using Excel, PowerPoint, Word
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Deliver work that is understood, explainable and reusable
  • Motivated to learn and master new technologies
  • An ability to organise tasks and manage time to consistently deliver in a timely way
  • A team player
  • Positive attitude and self-motivated
  • Sharing the organisational values of Honesty and Respect, Customer Centric, Competitive, Collaboration and Ownership

Working alongside the Senior Brand Manager, your duties will include:

  • Preparation and execution of the marketing plans, budgets, and sales forecasts
  • Creation and implementation of effective consumer and trade promotions
  • Provide sales tools and support to the sales team to achieve brand and sales objectives
  • Taking full responsibility for some small brands under the Senior Brand Managers direction
  • Meeting necessary administrative duties including monthly reporting
  • Supporting across a variety of activities including trade fairs and sales conferences
  • Writing and producing content, social media activity, etc.

In return, this role will offer you great learning opportunities in relation to the FMCG industry. You will gain channel experience, market knowledge as well as the opportunity to manage a small range of brands.

This is a fantastic organisation where everybody works towards the same goals and they have fun along the way.

If you are keen to demonstrate your skills, energy and commitment, please apply to this advert by attaching a CV and cover letter to Carren Walker-Raos – job number 114277

You must be a NZ citizen or hold a valid NZ Permanent Resident visa to be considered.