Senior Brand Manager 8/17/2016
New Britain, CT
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY _VISION:_ North American division of a global, multi-billion dollar company. Exciting, well-known consumer products and brands found in every major retailer. Growth fueled by innovation, product expansion, increased distribution and acquisitions!
_OPPORTUNITY: _You will drive brand profitability through the creation of business strategies, marketing plans, new product development and promotional programs. Utilize consumer insights and market research to define new product opportunities, competitive positioning, and media/advertising strategies. Collaborate with sales team on annual customer planning, trade shows and events and retailer-specific programs. Develop, forecast and manage annual budgets. Work closely with R MBA preferred.
* 7+ years brand management experience within the CPG industry; record of progressively responsible positions.
* Demonstrated experience managing base business and innovation, including new product launches.
* Strong communication, presentation and people management capabilities.
* Ability to travel up to 15%.
_REWARD_: $130,000-$160,000 base salary plus 15% target bonus and comprehensive benefits package. Relocation available!