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Brand Manager - 12+ months contract

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Date Posted: 07-31-2018
Are you a Marketing professional who is passionate about leading a portfolio of brands and who is looking for a role where you can be entrepreneurial?  Do you enjoy creating and executing consumer and trade marketing activities to deliver on annual and long-term growth targets?  Do you enjoy a leadership role, being a collaborator with sales, building relationships, adopting a strategic approach while remaining hands on and building brands?  If so please read on.
Our client is a growing Beverage Alcohol organisation who have grown through their reputation of being a global innovator, by building brands and inventing new products to meet the World’s changing tastes.  They are looking to hire a Brand Manager to report into the Marketing Director.  You will be responsible for developing and executing strategic annual and long-range commercial plans including above and below the line consumer and trade marketing activities for an assigned portfolio of brands.  Based in Toronto, you will manage P&L’s and budgets, lead the pricing strategies while analyzing market, brand and category performance by channel to make sure things are on point.  Alongside this you will develop the advertising strategy and execute media plans, as well as coordinating marketing support for national accounts and work with agency partners.  You will establish and maintain professional relationships with key decision makers to achieve brand growth, identify new and emerging opportunities as well as managing and executing trade marketing calendars and new product launches. 
In order to be considered for this role, you will possess the following:
  • Undergrad degree, diploma or certificate in Business, Communications, Marketing, Digital Marketing or a relevant area of study
  • Experience working within CPG and ideally the Beverage Alcohol sector in a similar capacity
  • Experience in trade marketing, developing brand plans, managing P&Ls and managing budgets
  • Experience in advertising development, media planning, PR campaigns and POS promotions
  • Understanding of social media and digital advertising
  • Experience in consumer research, analytics and insights as well as a good understanding of consumer behaviour, usage and attitudes
  • Limited travel is required both throughout Canada and Internationally

This is a broad role with extensive responsibility and variety, offers a flexible work environment, competitive salary package where you can make a difference.  Initially this is a 12 months contract, but can be extended.
Please apply immediately and in confidence to be considered for this role.
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