Associate Marketing Manager in Oak Brook, IL at TreeHouse Foods

Date Posted: 9/9/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Employee Type:

Full time

Location:

IL Oak Brook

Job Type:

Marketing

Job Posting Title:

Associate Marketing Manager

Job Description:

  • Execute business objectives, strategy and tactics for the Baked Goods portfolio. Help develop annual business review and assist in the development of mid and long-term strategic business planning.
  • Ability to assemble and motivate cross-functional teams including channel marketing, R&D, sales, and finance to accomplish new product plans, renovation projects, and simplification efforts.
  • Provides effective project management support for key business growth and customer driven initiatives
  • Maintain a solid understanding of business objectives, strategies and key consumer/shopper insights for assigned businesses. Maintain and communicate product knowledge library for respective categories.
  • Build true business partnerships with General Manager and relevant business teams to deliver plans and ensure consistent high value for the Division. Serve as subject matter expert on assigned category.
  • Leverage both quantitative and qualitative inputs to develop a deep understanding of competitive, market, and category dynamics
  • Lead in the development and delivery of category and product presentations. Work closely with Sales to ensure proper and timely customer communication.
  • Examines the competitive landscape looking for opportunities and identifies likely scenarios of competitive activity.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • 2-4 years relevant experience – brand/product management, insights, project management, retail or marketing communications
  • Skills and Abilities:
    • Ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams to include sales, insights, R&D, technical applications and effectively influence an extended organization
    • Experience in project management
    • Some experience with consumer research and familiar with Consumer, Shopper & Market Insights (IRI and/or Nielsen preferred)
    • Financial & Analytic Acumen, attention to detail is critical
    • Must be able to work with minimum supervision once objectives are clear and keep the team posted regularly on relevant detail
    • Ability to multi task.
    • Food CPG experience preferred
    • Education Level/Degree: Bachelor's degree required

Disability Assistance
TreeHouse Foods is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers, including those with disabilities.  If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, please contact us by sending an email to disability-accommodations@treehousefoods.com. In your email please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting and a description of the position for which you are applying.

EEO Considerations

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.

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