Marketing Manager - Instore Communications - 12 Month Fixed Term Contract in Bradford

About The...  We have a fantastic internal opportunity to join the Instore Communications team as a Marketing Manager, on a 12 month secondment.   The post holder will hold responsibility for in store marketing and point...

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About The Role
 We have a fantastic internal opportunity to join the Instore Communications team as a Marketing Manager, on a 12 month secondment.
 
The post holder will hold responsibility for in store marketing and point of sale, always focussed on ensuring an excellent in store experience for our customers and promoting key activity across seasonal and category events.
 
This also covers planning activity through to execution and managing the inter-dependencies of delivering activity across operations (Retail team,  Trade Planning, Printers, Logistics).
 
The role includes team and budget management, as well as maintaining key relationships with leadership stakeholders.
 
The working pattern is 4 days per week of 9 hours per day based both in our Bradford Head Office and on occasion remotely.
 
There is a requirement to work 1 in 4 Saturdays (6 hours) within the office. 
 
Applicants should reside within a reasonable regular commute of the Bradford office.
 

Responsibilities (this list is not exhaustive) ;

  • All point of sale is engaging for the customer and enhances their retail experience

  • Ensure all point of sale is legally compliant and that all messages are clear for the customer to understand and consistent with Morrisons core branding

  • Support and develop a team of flexible resource, ensuring you build a good working environment and continued professional development

  • Build a best in class retail marketing team

  • Monitor team performance and delivery

  • Work closely with the retail team, design and trade planning team to ensure activity is delivered on time and to brief and to budget

  • Work with the other Marketing Manager to ensure a consistent work load across the team and consistency on all point of sale across supplier funded, price, promotion, local, events, wholesale etc

  • Work with the other Marketing Manager to ensure a consistent work load across the team and consistency on all point of sale across supplier funded, price, promotion, local, events, wholesale etc

  • Maintain key relationships with Trade Planning to ensure sufficient and effective support aligns with our trade plan

  • Working closely with finance to proactively forecast spend and balance budgets

  • Monitor agency performance and delivery

  • Deliver efficiency improvements of printed material through testing different substrates and driving innovation

About You

Requirements;

  • Experience of working in a fast paced marketing environment, preferably in grocery retail

  • Team and Budget management 

  • Brand Campaign Management

  • Organised and able to manage numerous projects  and campaigns simultaneously

  • Knowledge of  Digital Asset Management / print production system and experience of working with printers and in printed material

  • Exposure to working with creative agencies and giving constructive creative feedback

  • Experience of working in a fast-paced environment with tight deadlines, with lots of change

  • Resilience to keep the core brief intact and create the right answer for the business when dealing with multiple stakeholders, opinions and requests.


About The Company

Marketing is a fast-paced, high energy function that drives sales by putting the customer at the heart of everything we do. The marketing team are our brand champions, making sure we give customers what they want, at prices they like, and delivering an experience that's always unmistakably Morrisons. The team pioneers and delivers industry-leading work in a collaborative and friendly environment with a forward-thinking, people-focused culture. Work is always challenging, frequently fun, and the career prospects are exciting.

Our aim to offer more of what matters extends to our employees too. Join us and you can expect to enjoy great career prospects and a very competitive pay and benefits package. In addition to an attractive salary, we offer a discount card for you plus two more for friends or family members giving you 10% off your shopping in Morrisons. We also offer company share options, a highly competitive pension scheme, Life Assurance and more besides.

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all sections of the community.

Extra information

Status
Open
Location
Bradford
Published at
19-07-2021
Profession Sub-category
Retail
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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