Seeking a dynamic Marketing and Merchandising Manager to lead the business's dual-functional team. This role demands a professional who can craft innovative marketing strategies while expertly handling the intricacies of merchandising. As the Marketing and Merchandising Manager, you will not only inspire the team with your creativity and vision but also represent the brand with authenticity. Based in Bristol.
My client is a forward-thinking company with a passion for authenticity and innovation. They're dedicated to delivering exceptional marketing and merchandise strategies that reflect their values and resonate with their audience. Join a team that fosters creativity, growth, and results in a rapidly changing market and business environment.
As a Marketing and Merchandising Manager you'll have these key responsibilities:
- Strategic Development: Craft, implement, and evaluate forward-thinking marketing and merchandising strategies.
- Team Leadership: Motivate, guide, and mentor a diverse team, fostering creativity and growth.
- Brand Representation: Uphold and magnify our brand's voice, ensuring all efforts echo our values.
- Agency Collaboration: Leverage external agencies and internal design teams to amplify our brand's reach.
- Market Analysis: Monitor market trends, competitor strategies, and customer preferences for impact.
- Merchandise Management: Oversee product selection, pricing, and promotion in alignment with marketing strategies.
- Campaign Execution: Coordinate end-to-end campaign processes, evaluating results for improvement.
- Stakeholder Communication: Maintain open channels with stakeholders at all levels for alignment.
- Budget Management: Allocate and oversee marketing and merchandising budgets for ROI.
The Successful Candidate will have the following skills:
- Educational Qualifications: CIM qualified (level 6) or equivalent.
- Experience: Agency or in-house branding/design team experience.
- Creativity: Ability to think outside the box and create innovative strategies.
- Strategic Mindset: Strong analytical and strategic thinking skills.
- Leadership Qualities: Proven ability to inspire teams and elevate performance.
- Authenticity: Passion for representing brand values and communicating authentically.
- Adaptability: Flexibility in a rapidly changing market and business environment.
- Communication Skills: Proficiency in communicating complex ideas effectively.
- Attention to Detail: Meticulous execution of projects.
- Experience in B2B and B2B2C marketing.
What's on Offer:
- Competitive salary
- Comprehensive benefits package
- Generous holiday allowance
- Ongoing training and development opportunities
- Flexible working arrangements
- An exciting and dynamic work environment
- The chance to shape the future of marketing and merchandising with an innovative and authentic team.