Marketing Communications Manager

The Workshop
07 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Marketing Communications Manager Portsmouth Competitive Salary plus bonus and benefits Permanent For 70 years my client has proudly designed and manufactured cutting edge, stylish, high quality industry leading products. They currently seek a Marketing Communications Manager who will be responsible for developing tools to support the implementation of the product and the brand in-store. The role involves optimising visual brand identity on the various support hardware. Creating and developing furniture and displays to promote products and accessories.Managing ranges of merchandising support available to the markets.Creating and developing tools to inform about product USP and enhance consumer use of products. Benefits include a competitive salary, 25 days annual holiday, fantastic company pension scheme plus a host of excellent employee benefits. Main Responsibilities: Work with new product development team to develop display and communication collateral at time of new product introductions. Support international subsidiaries with their in-store requirements. Guarantee the brand visual identity on the various supports. Create and update brand guidelines for displays and in-store presence Deploy the guidelines and support markets for correct application Consider various places for applications: stores, fairs, showrooms, etc? Create displays to help the markets to promote products in an easy and qualitative way. Manage agencies and suppliers to design, develop and manufacture displays and furniture. Manage ranges of merchandising support available to the markets, including price and logistics. Create articles to be managed with group systems Negotiate costs and terms with suppliers Create and develop tools to inform about product USP and features. Create international product range catalogue. Coordinate book creation with colleagues, photo shoots, printing activities. Manage activities and priorities of direct reports. Qualifications & Experience: Degree educated in marketing or business Ability to manage and lead people Organised, precise and good attention to detail. Strong commercial / marketing skills Strong communication and presentation skills Ability to work as a team and individually Minimum 2 year's trade marketing experience. This job was originally posted as