A great British food company
Premier Foods is one of Britain’s biggest listed food companies, employing over 4,000 colleagues at 15 manufacturing sites and offices up and down the country.
Many of our brands have been part of UK life for more than a century and you’ll find them in 94% of British households.
Brand Manager - Foodservice
Based - St Albans (currently working from home due to Covid)
Britain’s biggest grocery business is looking for an experienced and ambitious brand manager to deliver our expansion plans in the foodservice channel.
delivering products to market on time with a sound business case, driving incremental brand, category and channel growth
Working alongside the Marketing Manager, this person will support strategy development and play a fundamental role in re-energising some of Britain’s most loved brands within the foodservice channel.
The core category focuses for this role will be Desserts, Cooking Sauces (CiS) and Baking & Bevs (HB) with full accountability for the P&L and brand growth plans for FSV working in collaboration with the brand marketing teams.
In addition, this role will ensure core ranges are fit for future by managing alongside the executive chef the benchmarking process to ensure ongoing insight loop is created, building changes required into brand plans.
This role is a mix of interesting challenges Regaining market share in the categories through clever product plans, working across a broad and dynamic channel with close interaction with the sales team and customers.
It is heavily rooted on growth through Innovation but in a holistic brand management framework.
What you will be doing
Working across all brands in the Desserts, Cooking Sauces and Home Baking & Beverages portfolio.
Involving detailed data analysis to identify challenges and opportunities within the current brand portfolio and managing alongside the executive chef the benchmarking process on all core range products.
What we need from you
What we offer you in return :
Our much-loved brands include Mr Kipling, Cadbury, Bisto, Batchelors, Ambrosia, Sharwood’s, Oxo, Loyd Grossman, Homepride and McDougall’s, with some supported by our strategic partnerships with Mondelez and Nissin.