An excellent opportunity has arisen for an AP& I Manager (Activity Planning & Implementation Manager), to join our Team based in Edinburgh/Staines, however this role can be field based with travel to either site .This is a fantastic opportunity for the right individual to move into the Marketing arena and work specifically on our Strongbow and Bulmer’s Brands. Ideally, you should have experience from within a Sales or Marketing background, be able to demonstrate a true passion for working with key brands, show creative and imaginative flair and be able to demonstrate this in everything that you do.
You will be responsible for delivering the planning and implementation for all customer-facing cider activity into our off trade channel. This will involve creating best-in-class selling stories, working with external design and print agencies and creating trade press ads as well as developing point of purchase solutions. This will also require liasing with internal colleagues such as Customer Marketing, Sales, Sales Ops, Planning and Production, Finance and Market Insight to name but a few.
To be successful in this role, you should be comfortable when dealing with people at all levels within our internal population and with our external suppliers/partners. A background in sales may be beneficial. Strong communications skills both written and oral are essential for this role, due to the company and presentations that you will be responsible for delivering. You should be comfortable in attending external events representing the Company and being an ambassador for our brands.