Marketing Manager

Recruiter
Michael Page Marketing
Location
Surrey
Salary
£45000 per annum
Posted
09 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
The successful (Distribution) Marketing Manager will share brand and communication strategy and best practice with a network of international distributors, guiding them to great success and influence. You will champion and promote the business needs across the distributor business; achieving the yearly targets and ensuring that the brand portfolio receives focus and clear priorities versus the competition. Client Details A successful global player with a portfolio of recognised brands; this business requests an achieved Marketing Manager to provide clarity and ownership to the international distributor network. Supported by a strong team of business development managers and marketing analysts; this business has a strong international presence and an inviting office environment. A candidate from a distributor, export and trade marketing FMCG and Consumer Durables/ Electronics environment will succeed in this position. Description The successful (Distribution) Marketing Manager will ensure that the brand portfolio receives focus from the distributor network; working effectively with the Business Development Managers to support the delivery of the international plan. You must be able to gather consumer and retailer insights and recommend marketing and pricing strategies across an international landscape. You must manage, co-ordinate and actively participate in international events, shows and trade fairs to ensure the A&P budget delivers excellent ROI. You should be inquisitive, and question the norm of what has been done previously, seeking new and innovative ways to solve challenges. You will work closely with Licensors to gain and provide regular updates; instrumental in the execution of local marketing activities. Evaluate and recommend go/no go new product initiatives and forecast, review and adjust on a monthly and quarterly basis. Profile The successful candidate will join this Surrey based Marketing Manager position with a background in consumer products brand and trade marketing gained from practical experience with a proven track record of results. Ideally, you will also have worked within an international / multiple-market role and provide a confident appraisal of distribution/ export marketing. This is not a classical Marketing Manager role and therefore, the successful candidate will need to have strong operational ability, and a confident blend of sales and marketing to assist in their delivery. Job Offer An exciting opportunity with a global business and the opportunity to grow develop and build a successful team across international borders. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/75464435