Brand Manager

Location: Sydney CBD
Job Type: Freelance
Salary: c.$80,000 + Super
Contact: Hilary Williams
Call: Hilary
Reference: HEW-20012532

THE COMPANY:
 
Our client's brand was built out of love when a Father found out that his daughter had been diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis. They looked to experts around the world for help and the knowledge they gained from their research resulted in the creation of some of the most advanced nutritional supplements on the market, backed by science & a lot of love. Now a globally expanding brand, they are looking for a Brand Manager to cover a 12 month maternity leave contract (with option to extend) to help nurture the growth of the brand and be part of their journey.
  
THE ROLE:
  
Reporting to the Global Brand Manager this hands-on role is an integral part of the marketing team and the main responsibilities include:

  • Manage the global brand, recommend and execute marketing strategies to elevate the brand position globally
  • Liaise with licensees around the world an ensure their needs are being met
  • Oversee new product launches, plan and implement supporting creative campaigns via all platforms - digital, social and offline marketing channels including OOH, TV and PR
  • Manage, brief and oversee a team of designers and developers as well as engage with external agencies as and when required
  • Look after packaging design for all products, managing relationships with printers and suppliers
  • Develop content for, maintain and improve the company website, social platforms and intranet
  • Keep up to date with industry trends and opportunities, both local and global
  • Handle events and trade shows from start to finish  

YOU:

  • The ideal candidate will have at least 4 - 5 years in a creative or design agency and is looking for a step into a client side role 
  • You will need to have strong brand experience and be used to developing digital activities, edms, website maintenance, social and traditional media campaigns
  • It is essential you have worked on packaging - creating, developing and producing 
  • Adobe suite experience (especially Illustrator) is critical and a background in design is preferred 
  • Managerial experience is required
  • You need to be a strong leader and someone that embraces the challenges of implementing structure and processes
  • Excellent verbal and written communication is needed, the ability to multi task and have exceptional organisational skills
  • Must hold a formal qualification in marketing or communications

If you're a creative marketer with a strong understanding of brand and production gained from working in a design agency, this could be the perfect opportunity to move into a client-side role. Apply now or get in touch with Hils to learn more- we look forward to hearing from you!