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Antwerp

Full-time

Brand Manager

We are looking for a passionate new Brand Manager who wants to take our Beam Suntory portfolio to a whole new level in Belgium and Luxembourg. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on the different brand & operational plans of some sensational spirit brands like Jim Beam, Knob Creek, Maker's Mark, Roku Gin, Chita and many more. You will also take charge of the monthly reporting and analysis of everything happening around your brands to the brand owner, Beam-Suntory. Here at Alcobrands, you will directly report to Michaël, our Marketing Manager.

Your responsibilities

1. CREATE & IMPLEMENT THE MARKETING PLAN

  • Managing the productmix
  • Artwork development (with our partner agencies)
  • Product launches
  • P&L management
  • Creating and implementing brand activation plans
  • Promotional Plan
  • Follow-up of customer activities
  • Media buying with media agencies
  • Media Sales reactivity analysis (IMS)

2. ANALYSE & REPORT

  • Data analysis reporting (Nielsen & IWSR)
  • Brand and market evolutions
  • Result analysis of new products
  • Cost of sales follow-up
  • Competition monitoring: new products/promotions
  • Budget reporting

3. MANAGE THE TRADE MARKETING

  • You will develop all necessary tools to support marketing/sales activities
  • Creation of promotional SKUs and displays
  • Supply chain support
  • Trade presentations for new products
  • Salesforce marketing briefings in the field

4. MANAGE THE BUDGET

  • Accurate follow-up ofMarketing and Sales budgets

Your qualifications

  • You have a minimum two years of relevant marketing experience: trade marketing or category management in the FMCG business
  • A positive mindset and seeing business challenges as opportunities
  • You’re a proactive entrepreneur & you work pragmatically with a commercial feeling
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Fluent in Dutch, French, and English
  • You are a real team player

What we offer

  • You will have a great supporting role in a team full of wonderful people. You will get to know them virtually at first, but when we get together again, they will make your office a place to come home to. 
  • We are quite well known for our exceptional team building activities. 
  • An attractive salary package. We would be lying if we said this wasn’t an important factor in choosing your right job.
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