Brand Development Manager
Your new company
Your new company is an established and market leading organisation in the retail sector who are seeking an experienced Brand Development Manager to join their organisation based in the Wirral on a full time, permanent basis.
Your new role
In this newly created role, reporting to the Marketing Director, you will be responsible for identifying new business opportunities within product categories, facilitation of planning for NPD and development of product strategy. You will be expected to identify and analyse market, consumer and retail trends and create long term strategy and roadmaps to ensure effective implementation and delivery of new business propositions. You will work closely with internal and external stakeholders to facilitate NPD, ensure product assortment enables forecasts and financial targets to be met and communications, sales materials and packaging are approved before launch. Additionally you will be responsible for competitor research and trade events.
What you'll need to succeed
To succeed in this role, you must have prior demonstrable experience in a similar role with a strong understanding of the full marketing mix and the importance of product strategy. Product experience and NPD is essential to be considered for this position. Additionally you must be a strong communicator with the ability to manage stakeholder relationships both internally and externally. You must have the ability to utilise market data and analysis to inform strategic decision making and be confident in producing and presenting new propositions. You will have excellent attention to detail and be able to manage multiple projects. Some overseas travel may be required on occasion.
What you'll get in return
In return, you will receive a competitive basic salary and benefits package, free on site parking and the opportunity to make this role your own in a market leading organisation.
What you need to do now
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