MARKETING BRAND MANAGER

Sales & Marketing Columbia, Missouri Chicago, Illinois Greeley, Colorado New York, New York


Description

Position at Swift Prepared Foods

About us

The Italian Meats division of Swift Prepared Foods is a new business in Columbia, MO. We are collaborative, innovative, agile and our goal is to To be THE BEST in all we do so we can provide a better future for our Team Members..

Our work environment includes:

  • Relaxed atmosphere
  • State of the Art facility
  • World Class culture

We are seeking an enthusiastic candidate with a background in marketing and brand management to join our team. As a Brand Manager, you will be responsible for communicating with various departments and stakeholders to ensure brand alignment and consistent messaging across multiple platforms. This role will be the primary liaison between our Italian supplies, co-workers and customers and their counterparts within the US. Fluency in Italian and English is a requirement.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement marketing strategies and plans
  • Help develop and maintain the marketing budget
  • Manage ad agency and vendors on assigned projects
  • Support sales team and customers
  • Develop and implement trade and consumer advertising
  • Support the business unit internet presence
  • Develop and implement promotions and incentive programs
  • Work with R&D to develop new products
  • Develop sales literature
  • Design new packaging
  • Train the sales force on products, marketing programs and industry issues

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business, Agriculture or related field
  • 2+ years of previous experience in Marketing, Business or Finance
  • Bilingual Italian/English
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Must be comfortable taking the initiative and follow through with actions
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Excellent planning and time management skills
  • Flexible; able to switch priorities on short notice
  • High level of skill with Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Swift Prepared Foods is an equal opportunity employer.

 EOE/Vets/Disability