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Marketing Assistant 12 Month FTC

Marketing Assistant 12 Month FTC

Wimbledon, London

At Upfield our purpose is clear: we make people healthier and happier with nutritious and delicious, natural, plant-based products that are good for you, our planet; and with packaging that’s free from plastic. We’ve got iconic brands like Rama, Country Crock, Blue Band and Flora that people all over the world know and love. We’ve been a trusted category leader since 1871 and yet we feel like we’re only just getting started.

Performance, Passion and Care define who we are as a company, how we work every day, and the responsibility we feel toward our Associates, our consumers, our business partners and our world.

We have big ambitions to grow this business and we want to attract the right people – those that love what they do, thrive on responsibility and are looking for career defining opportunities.

About the Role!

Main accountabilities
• Prepare and deliver marketing briefs to agencies
• Be a core member of all innovation projects across the UK and Ireland
• Develop true product expertise. Know our products, and our competitors’ products inside out
• Understand and monitor industry pricing
• Support the Head of Marketing with category administration
• Support customer development teams with presentations to customers

Key interfaces
• Marketing & Advertising agencies
• The Upfield technical and nutritional team
• Customer Development teams – and our customers
• The Upfield central marketing team

Key skills & experience
• A solid knowledge of, and passion for food and the food industry
• Very strong written skills. The ability to write clearly, concisely and creatively is critical
• Great presentation skills. The ability to communicate complex information in a clear and compelling way

About you!

  • A sound commercial awareness
  • A curious enquiring mind and a wiliness to roll up sleeves and get stuck in

You’ll have to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and it will take hard work and determination; we will give you the ownership you need to make an impact.

You’ll have to deliver on the commitments you make. And we’ll give you the freedom and flexibility to do your job and build your own career.

At Upfield we want you to bring your ideas, your motivation and desire to succeed! This part of the role is up to you to complete.

About Upfield!

We are the largest plant-based company in the world, and we believe in doing what’s right for our people, our customers and the planet.

We are a highly entrepreneurial fast-paced team running a multi-billion Euro business across 60+ countries with the mind-set of a start-up! We are agile, creative, fast-to-market and obsessed with customers and consumers.

If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!