Brand Manager Blå Band and Varma Koppen

Do you love food and are interested in working with strong brands? Do you want to be part of a positive team? Then we can offer you an exciting role as Brand Manager for our well known and loved brands Blå Band and Varma Koppen within the categories sauces and soups.

 

Main Responsibilities

As a Brand Manager you will mainly be responsible for continuing the development of your brand and further strengthen the position in the Swedish market. You have the total responsibility of your product portfolio, including tasks as:

  • Developing the product portfolio for growth (optimization and development)

  • Project management of new product innovations from idea to launch

  • Creating the annual brand plan and recommending a growth strategy for the portfolio (in line with long term strategic plan and the overall business plan and strategy)

  • Implementing media strategy and communication support

  • Planning, executing and following-up on brand and marketing activities

  • Analysing the business, market data and trends to exploit growth opportunities

  • Being responsible for marketing budget and P&L, according to business goals

  • Close cooperation with international cross-functional teams, internal and external parties

 

You will be part of our Nordic Marketing team and will report to our Marketing Manager Nordic.

This position will be located at our office in Lund, Sweden.

 

Your profile

We are looking for a commercial person who takes initiative and have a strong drive, you are self-initiated but at the same time a team player with positive energy. You are structured, analytical, action and result oriented, with great social and presentation skills. To succeed in this role you can handle complexity and different projects simultaneously. Also, you have the ability to build and maintain working relations with internal and external parties such as advertising and media agency, product development, procurement and other functions on European level.

You have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Business Administration, and minimum 3-5 years of experience, preferably from product and/or brand management in FMCG. You are fluent in Swedish and speak English on a business level.

 

How to apply

To apply please send your application written in English including personal letter and CV to our Marketing Manager Nordic, Malin_Hult@continentalfoods.eu

If you have any questions regarding this position please contact our Marketing Manager Nordic, Malin Hult +46 768 499 846.

We are looking forward to your application as soon as possible since we will make a continuous selection, September 5th 2017 at the latest.