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Brand Manager


Oct 04, 2016

San Diego, CA

Temp To Perm

Agent: Kristin B.

Job #: 109156

Job Description

Our client is looking for a strong Brand Manager to join their team on a temp-to-hire basis. Details as follows:

 Support VP of Marketing in development of strategic plan
 Responsible for the execution of annual marketing plan
 Support internal sales force and associates brokers
 Act as primary contact for all category buyers
 Consistently drive brand equity development

Specific actions:

o Continually search for new, industry-specific opportunities within creative and lifestyle aspects to ensure relevant and strategic positioning of brand
o Applies a deep understanding of consumer segmentation, category drivers, and behavioral premises
o Review and direct design of marketing materials to ensure quality and design standards
o Become an expert in category dynamics and landscape, developing actionable insights to position the brand for growth
o Leverages analytical assessments to assist with multi-generation strategic business plans
o Gather information via various research methods to support the development of long- term brand strategy including objectives, positioning, consumer targeting, and marketing plans
o Analyzes and integrates diverse, multi-source data at a category, brand, business and customer level to make actionable recommendations
o Leverages market research to improve proposition quality and co-develops sustainable P&L
o Ensure flawless development and execution of brand marketing tactics and activations, with a focus on non-traditional advertising/promotion
o Work cross functionally with Director of Digital and E-Comm, creative and media agencies
o Work cross functionally with Director of Product Development on new product concepts and go-to market plans via proven stage gate process
o Possess a deep understanding of the retail landscape across accounts
o Tracks business progress.


 Bachelor degree in Marketing or related field
 MBA Preferred
 Minimum 7 years of marketing experience, ideally in a top CPG company, with history of demonstrated success in
 Business, brand and category analysis translated into recommendations
 Insight development through deep consumer understanding
 Brand positioning, architecture, visual identity application into product and commercial innovation
 Marketing leadership of product and commercial innovation
 Cross function and Agency collaboration and leadership -
 Open to Associate level Marketing Managers looking to take that next step into a Marketing Manager role
 Excellent teamwork and interpersonal skills with the ability to influence and build strong working relationships at all levels
 Commitment to excellence with high quality standards and attention to detail
 Confident, driven, self-starter with ability to work autonomously
 Strong written and verbal communication skills
 Ability to maintain an entrepreneurial spirit while applying critical and strategic rigor
 Demonstration of creativity and collaboration to further the Energems personality and market relevance
 Innovation and product line extension experience
 Brand background targeting a highly female demographic, coupled with classic CPG realm exposure

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