Trade Communication Manager

Location
England,London
Salary
£40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted
23 May 2017
Closes
20 Jun 2017
Ref
VA001669
Contact
Alexandra Prut
Experience Level
Manager
Sectors
FMCG
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A great opportunity has arisen in of my client's Trade Communications team. They are currently recruiting for a Trade Communications Manager to join and play a key part in the development of their biscuits and savory snacks category.



Key responsibilities:

* Planning and executing trade events: sponsorship events, award evenings, trade shows...
* Liaising with retailers on a weekly basis
* Communication with the wider team on successes and insights
* Developing and managing trade advertising campaigns: budget management, creating briefing for external agencies, ensure all brand guidelines are respected
* You will be the main point of contacts for trade journalists and will sign off on press releases
* Create and develop email marketing campaigns, leaflets and any other material used by the sales team.
* Competitor analysis and online monitoring



Skills and experience:

* Excellent communication and presentation skills
* Extensive knowledge of the UK retail space and media & PR landscape
* Previous experience in communications, marketing, copywriting, shopper marketing, PR is ideal
* Previous experience working within an agency is a plus
* Experience with SAP



Please get in touch if you feel you are the right fit for the role.