We are seeking an Associate Customer Marketing Manager role for our client's Quebec office, in Montreal, Quebec.Extraordinary Ideas
The Associate Customer Marketing Manager assignments are designed to provide exposure to the consumer and customer promotion function. This role is critical in the development and execution of customer promotional activities, and is designed to lead to increasing challenges and contributions in a creative development and strategic input role. We are looking for idea leaders who bring strong executional skills and are looking to do this in a dynamic environment.
In this role you will:
Significantly Impact Brand and Customer Growth through promotions leadership through:
Solid Project Management
Can Work Autonomously
Motivated Self - Starter
Works closely with Customer Marketing Manager and Customer Teams to develop promotion objectives, strategies, and programs consistent with overall brand marketing objectives.
Employs Customer Data when developing promotional strategy.
Develops and maintains strong partnerships with external partners and vendors.
Coordinates and manages approvals supporting all promotional aspects.
Ensures accurate and timely communications of budgets and project status to Customer Marketing Manager.
Develops and maintains strong working relationships with all cross functional teams.
Helps build a strong pipeline of new promotional ideas in line with brand marketing and customer objectives.
Responsible for flawless execution of promotional activity and all support elements (could include package design, sales materials and media development).
Conducts ongoing competitive analysis, evaluation, and reporting.
Provides/presents data and planning implications on competitive promotion activity.
Develops partnerships with U.S. counterparts.
A post secondary university degree/diploma in a related field
5-7 years of experience, preferably in Promotion Marketing, Advertising, Promotion agency, Shopper Marketing and/or Sales
Solid understanding of the role of Customer Marketing, as well as the consumer packaged goods industry
Excellent project management skills with the ability to anticipate potential issues, along with a keen sense for attention to detail
An ideas leader. Demonstrates strength in developing new, innovative ideas and solutions
Strong communication skills and a demonstrated ability to articulate concepts via verbal and written communications
Regular business travel as necessary
Bilingual verbal and written