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Want to provide insights that make a difference? As Associate Brand Manager, ProWare (Professional/Hardware), you'll have the freedom to drive revenue, market share and best practice across a global customer portfolio.
Associate Brand Manager, ProWare (Professional/Hardware)
Parsippany, New Jersey
Competitive Salary & excellent benefits package
This position is responsible for supporting the Brand Manager/Team Leader on the development of our Professional Household business, through the achievement of specific growth objectives.
The position resides within the country marketing function and will assume responsibility for assigned brands within the category. The Associate Brand Manager will support the development of the overall professional strategy (inclusive of B to B and Hardware Channels) and is expected to drive the growth of his/her assigned brands through excellent marketing execution.
You'll succeed because...
...you've proved your commercial ability in a complex environment - ideally consumer goods. You're action-orientated, with a focused and pragmatic approach to problem solving. You are also highly analytical with advanced skills in Excel, PowerPoint and sales software. Crucially, you're a born communicator, able to use your insights to create a compelling story for your colleagues.
You'll love it because...
...you'll get to make an impact like never before. You'll be responsible for your own projects - we can't wait to listen to your ideas. The products you help us get out there will make people's lives better. Our iconic brands will provide an incredible platform for you. And our dynamic, ownership-driven culture will help bring the very best out of you, every day.
•Assist with managing the Reckitt Benckiser Professional Household brands and provide support for high velocity Consumer and Professional brands within the context of the agreed strategies to maximize long term sales and profitability •Assist with the development, recommendation and execution of marketing plans for Professional brands across B to B and hardware •Monitor the marketing budget and develop product forecasts •To contribute to the development of market penetration and product strategies for both Professional and Consumer brands sold within Institutional •Contributing to RB Innovation by delivering a product development program to generate consistent sales and profit growth •Assist with the development, recommendation and execution of annual marketing plan activities •Assist with initiating and managing market research projects to deliver powerful customer insights as the basis for long term brand growth & developing these insights into achievable plans •In close co-operation with the Sales and Trade Marketing, identify trade needs / opportunities and develop support materials and initiatives to effectively and efficiently drive the portfolio's growth •Manage Projects from inception through go-to market with cross-functional teams •Other responsibilities as necessary
•Bachelor's degree, an MBA a plus but not required •2-3 years relevant experience, must be able to demonstrate outstanding aptitude in learning and developing marketing skills and potential, developed within a CPG environment, including B2B marketing. •Minimum 18 months in Brand management or Professional marketing within CPG industry •Self-motivated, highly flexible and takes the initiative to do what's needed •Excellent analytical skills •Financially and commercially astute •Very strong verbal/written communication skills •Aptitude and ability to navigate company resources •Strong relationship building skills
In Return RB offer very competitive salaries with excellent benefits and the chance to progress your career within a truly global organisation.
RB is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by appropriate law. All hiring decisions are made based on merit, competence and business need.