1300 jobs - 7 added today
207732 registered Jobseekers
Recruiting? Call us on 01772 639042
Email me newest jobs similar to this one
7 months ago
Salary: up to £22,000 per annum
Location: Coventry, West Midlands (County), Birmingham, Solihull, Sutton Coldfield
Job type: Permanent
Employment Type: All
Contact: Recruitment Team
Sector: FMCG
Category: Graduate Marketing Jobs, Marketing and Sales Jobs, Marketing Assistant Jobs, Marketing Executive

Marketing Assistant – UK & Ireland


About Alpro

 Alpro is the European pioneer and market leader in drinks and food products (plant-based alternatives to yoghurt and cream, desserts, margarine) based on soya, and has extended its range with plant-based ice cream as well as drinks made of almonds, hazelnuts, cashew, rice, oats and coconut. Alpro products are known under the brands Alpro® and Provamel®.

 Alpro, as a dedicated plant-based business unit of Danone with head office in Ghent (Belgium), has more than 1200 employees in Europe and has three production facilities in Belgium, France and the United Kingdom. Alpro markets its products in the whole of Europe and will grow the category further beyond current territories. Alpro realized a turnover of 555 million EUR in 2016 and continues its strong growth. 

Together with Danone, Alpro creates opportunities for your personal and professional growth through training and learning, mobility programs, new positions and geographies. You will be part of a diverse network of talents with whom you might be able to share your experience and learn from theirs. Joining the group Danone will make you part of one of the leading and most innovative food companies in the world leading the Alimentation Revolution by bringing health through food to as many people as possible.

About the Job

Objective of the role:

To support the UK Marketing Controller, and wider Marketing team, with the day to day running of the marketing function, including marketing administration, marketing team administration, management of our care line agency, samples and (where appropriate) implementation of brand activation plans.


Key Result Area 1: Administrative support

To provide administrative support for the Marketing Controller (diary management and personal admin e.g expenses) and Marketing team on day to day operations (e.g. coordinating meetings, meeting agenda’s and minute taking / organising travel plans, couriers)

Key ‘Super’ SAP user status – raising and managing PO’s on behalf of the Marketing Controller & Media Marketing Manager. Management of budgets.

To effectively manage and co-ordinate packaging and product sample requirements (including couriers) for the marketing and wider commercial team.


Key Result Area 2: Digital &Call Centre

To support with Digital on website updates such as product updates, FAQ sections, newsletters, competitions, recipe support and tailoring campaigns to UK market.

To manage consumer complaint and retailer responses - both directly and managing through the retained call centre agency.  To include briefing of product news/ changes to the teams and FAQ documents and invoicing for retailer complaints.


Key Result Area 3: General marketing activity

To manage adhoc requirements of coupons and literature, and to keep the Alpro product catalogues, ‘handy Guide’ and Brandbank up to date.

Managing and assistance of selected brand activations such as experiential campaigns, sampling events, trade events, supply and co-ordination of artwork.


About you

 Educated to CSE/GCSE level or above.

  • Relevant undergraduate degree desirable
  • Ideally, 12-24 months experience in a similar marketing support role.
  • Excellent organizational/planning skills
  • Good time management skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills to deal with many stakeholders
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • A sound level of numeracy and literacy
  • A good understanding of Microsoft word, excel and powerpoint
  • Good understanding of the internet
  • Understanding of digital analytical tools and ability to make recommendations based on these is desirable (e.g google analytics)
  • Full UK Driving Licence


What we offer

 The opportunity to work for the Brand of the Year 2016 (The Grocer Gold Awards) and the UK’s fastest growing Top 50 food and drink brand (The Grocer, Britain’s Biggest Brands 2017).

  • Salary up to £22,000 per annum (dependent on experience)
  • 25 days holiday + UK bank Holidays
  • Pension Scheme
  • Private Health care
  • Income Protection Scheme
  • Life Assurance



Here are some similar jobs for you to consider...

24 days ago
only 4 days until close
Marketing Executive
Birmingham, Coventry, Solihull, Redditch, Leamington Spa
£20k - £25k
17 days ago
only 11 days until close
Head of Data Analytical Solutions - Management Consultancy
London, Birmingham, Manchester, Bristol
£100k +
10 days ago
only 18 days until close
Senior BD Key Account Manager (Diversified Industrials)
London, Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds
£70k - £80k
4 days ago
only 3 days until close
West Midlands (County), Birmingham

Email me newest jobs similar to this one

  Back to the top