Senior Marketing Manager Foodservice
Upfield Professional UKI (Upro) is looking for a Senior Marketing Manager to strengthen the marketing team. In this role you report directly into the Head of UPro and you are a core member of the UPro leadership team and play a key role within the wider retail marketing community.
In this role you are responsible for crafting & executing the full UPro UKI Marketing strategy. This includes designing, leading & implementing the in-year and 3+ year plan including all in-market tactics and innovation/renovation programmes, across all mediums including digital and e-commerce. This requires significant connection with, and in many cases leading, European & Global projects.
With your creative mind and commercial experience you maintain a close working relationship and align our plans with those of our customers and track the commercial return. Our customers range from the traditional wholesale route to market, through small independent operators, and some of the leading foods brands on the high street. We also have a fast-growing business that supplies select ingredients to the manufacturing base of the major retail multiples.
This is you!
You have a minimum of 10 years of experience in food/foodservice marketing in a senior position. Over the years you have made relevant industry connections that will support the implementation of our marketing plans. You have experience negotiating and you love looking at customer and industry data to come up with actionable insights.
You are passionate about food and the foodservice industry. You have an entrepreneurial spirit and you're a self-starter - you know what needs to be done and how to make it happen. You see opportunities for growth wherever you look and won't stop until you've made a difference.
About Upfield Professional (UPro)
UPro is the professional side of our business – servicing both our Foodservice and Food Manufacturing customers. We are a key part of the UPro global network, and as the largest market, we are expected to play a leading role - with quality of our planning, delivery, and pace of execution.
It is our people that makes UPro a fun place to be. Our team have a great blend of experience and thrive on the autonomy they have to make things happen. It’s fast paced - full of challenges – but lots of fun!
Upfield is a global leader in plant-based nutrition with a great history and a portfolio of iconic brands that people have used and trusted for generations. This includes Flora, Rama, Becel, Blue Band, Country Crock, I Can’t Believe it’s not Butter and ProActiv.
We are a global food company with 6 business units operating in 95 markets. We have the mind-set of a start-up. This makes us fast, agile, entrepreneurial, cost conscious and accountable for our products – from seed to serving at the breakfast, lunch or dinner table.
We take quality seriously and around the world we taste products every 30 seconds. We take our consumers seriously and more than 150 people will taste test each of our new innovations before they hit the shelves.
Take a look at our amazing brands here: Brands - Upfield
How to apply!
If you want to make an impact where it matters apply now!
Hit the apply button or reach out on LinkedIn (www.linkedin.com/in/carolineweinberg). I appreciate your CV may not be up to date, so you can just send over your LinkedIn profile.
Everyone will get a response!
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