Job title: Senior Brand Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: FMCG
Expertise: Sales & Marketing
Salary type: Monthly
Location: Sucat, Parañaque City
Job published: 2020-03-23
Job ID: 32778

Job Description

 

Responsibilities:

Insights:

  • You will collaborate with Consumer Insights team to extract relevant consumer insights.
  • You will lead application of insights to brand planning process and actions that will drive competitive advantage for their brand.
  • You will constantly monitor the competitive environment and translate knowledge into brand plans that will create competitive advantage for their brand.

Building Brand Equity

  • You will lead the 5 phases of Marketing Strategy Framework for the brand.
  • You will understand how the brand fits into the portfolio in developing the brand strategies.
  • You will ensure all brand program aspects are consistent with agreed Brand Foundations.
  • You will define brand Product Quality Strategy, Packaging Strategy and Pricing Strategy.
  • You are responsible for measuring and monitoring the brand performance ongoing.
  • You will recommend action plans & course-corrects when consumer, competitive or external environment changes.

Integrated Marketing Communication

  • You will lead the development of Integrated Marketing Communication (IMC) plan against the brand.
  • You will lead all aspects of advertising and media planning for the brand.
  • You will ensure integrity of consumer communication activities within the overall brand strategy.
  • You will initiate and own Creative Development Strategy and advertising process for their brand.
  • You are accountable for packaging design and execution and ensure fit within overall brand strategy.
  • You will contribute to agency management briefing and evaluation process.
  • You will share IMC communications and results with Regional staff on selected growth platforms.

Profit & Loss Management (P&L) or Financial Forecasting

  • You are accountable to deliver brand P&L in line with business objectives.
  • You will lead all marketing inputs into the Original Budget (OB) and Mid-Year Update (MYU) for their brand(s).
  • You will provide quality input into financial forecasting for their brand(s).

Strategic Planning

  • You will understand the brands overarching strategies and how they apply to their brand.
  • You will lead development of brand strategies for their particular brand.
  • You have the ability to set priorities, make tradeoffs and have clear focus.

New Product Development (NPD) and Innovation

  • You will own innovation to drive growth/sustainability of their brand (both base business innovation and NPD platforms).
  • You will develop near-term innovation funnel for their brand.
  • Project Management
  • You will ensure that all projects related to the brand are delivered effectively.
  • You will develop project management capability of the project teams.
  • You will prioritize brand projects and allocate resources appropriately.

Distribution/Channel Management

  • You will collaborate with Sales to leverage shopper and customer insights into stronger brand plans, and to develop clear brand priorities and objectives by channel.
  • You will understand the evolving channel dynamics and applies to brand plans.
  • Marketing Policies, Compliance and Integrity
  • You will understand all relevant policies of the brand, including marketing policies to kids, compliance requirements and procedures.

Organization Development

  • You will take ownership of the effectiveness of the cross-functional team.
  • You will create a winning brand team, and manage talent through effective recruitment, development, coaching and advancement planning.
  • You will accurately assess brand team and provide constructive and effective feedback on Strengths and Development Opportunities through formal MAP (Managing and Appraising Performance) and informal feedback

 

Qualifications:

  • A college graduate with a bachelor’s degree, preferably from top universities
  • Adept in Microsoft Office applications, especially Word, Excel, and PowerPoint with strong presentation skills
  • A professional with at least 8 years of experience in consumer marketing, preferably within the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods or Consumer Food industries. Also have experienced working across functions in a manufacturing company
  • Knowledgeable in media management and advertising development process
  • An excellent communicator with proven leadership skills