European Product Marketing Manager

Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment
East Midlands Region
Up to £50 000 depending on experience
12 Oct 2016
23 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Blue Skies are delighted to be working with a well-known food packaging manufacturing company based in Leicestershire to support their search for a talented European Product Marketing Manager. Our client are an innovative business and are seeking an enthusiastic Marketing Manager to join their growing team and help drive their marketing strategies forwards. This role will be focussed on a range of marketing activities around new product development and product marketing across multiple channels whilst working alongside the Marketing Director and managing internal and external stakeholder relationships. Key responsibilities will include: Deliver a consistent global brand that is relevant for the European market. Engage with corporate communications in the US for alignement. Management of two direct reports Through management of the team deliver relevant consumer and market insight resources, using in-house research, online surveys, retail analysis and focus groups. Support in the elaboration & maintenance of the European long range plan. Marketing Activities around New Product development Support for the sales organisations, to provide market services during the sales process with key existing customers and potential new customers in new business development. Coordinate marketing support for any new product launches Overseeing of the company’s marketing budget. The successful candidate will be forward thinking in their approach and able to integrate themselves into a multi-functional team. You will be able to demonstrate previous experience of product marketing ideally gained from within a B2B environment. It is benefitial that you understand the Product Development processes within B2B and FMCG environment ideally within the fresh food manufacturing industry. This role would suit a Product Marketing Manager or Product Development Manager looking for a new exciting opportunity in a company that puts their employees at the heart of everything they do. This role is commutable via Leicester, Northampton, Coventry, Rugby, Colville, Derby Blue Skies specialise in Marketing Recruitment covering Clientside, Account Handling, PR and Executive. We also have a specialist Creative Recruitment team. We offer unrivalled opportunities across all specialisms and industry sectors, presenting you with only the best marketing jobs. Although we try to respond to all applications, the high number we receive means this isn`t always possible. If you have not heard from us within 72 hours, please assume that your application has not been successful. For more information, visit and we`ll make sure we do our best to find you the perfect marketing role. This job was originally posted as