Brand Manager, No7 - No7 Beauty Company

Job reference: 152787BR Previous
Location: Nottingham Support Office
Function area: Marketing and Brand
Shift pattern: Full-time
Contract type: Fixed Term
Hours per week: Over 35 hours per week
Maternity Cover

Overview of the role:

You will be a crucial part of the UK No7 Brand Team - the brand custodians in the UK market, managing and championing the brand and building strong activation plans for No7 that maximises both the short term and long-term value to the business.

About the opportunity:

You will have experience of building a deep understanding of local consumers, market & retailer insight and building excellent relationships with our internal commercial teams to help inform the No7 brand plan. You will need to inspire and support our internal teams to deliver brilliantly for No7, whilst ensuring that all activity is delivered against key deadlines and KPIS’s. You will have excellent working relationships with all agencies, particularly media and creative agencies and extensive experience executing performance marketing plans. You will also work in collaboration with our exclusive retailer on an ongoing basis to drive integration of brand plans. This is a high profile, fast paced role and requires someone who is motivated, tenacious and a real team player.

• You will help support the development of the UK Brand Plans and local IAPs, working cross functionally to gather insights to feed into the IAP process
• You will help support the fiscal year UK media strategy for No7 and activation of such
• You will lead all No7 ATL campaigns taking responsibility for media planning, creative adaptations, 360 channel activation, KPI’s, real time optimisations, reporting and M&E
• You will ensure that all activity is on budget and tracked accurately against fiscal year budgets
• You will have excellent stakeholder management skills and ability to influence on all levels
• You will lead a sub-team, role modelling authenticity, integrity, courage and humility and building a spirit of openness and trust to create a high performance culture and will also input into talent decisions and creating and adopting a coaching mind-set

About you:

Are you a current marketing or brand marketing manager who can deliver business performance through the growth of brands? Are you passionate about a data driven approach to marketing communications? Can you coach and develop a team to build future talent for our business? Are you passionate about delighting your customers?

Experience in the following areas is highly sought for this role:

• Brand management
• Digital marketing
• Commercial acumen
• Interest in beauty
• Passionate about meeting customers needs
• Thrives in a fast paced environment
• Collaborative, team player able to work autonomously
• Able to build strong working relationships across levels, geographies and functions with a cross functional team

What we can offer you:

• 25 days holiday, plus bank holidays
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Boots Pension Scheme
• Generous staff discount (Boots, Boot Opticians and Boots Hearing Care)
• £100 gift card for colleagues expecting/adopting a baby
• Access to corporate discounts, including retail, cinema, holidays etc (UK only)
• Discretionary annual bonus scheme
• Access to our Employee Assistance Programme
• Flexible benefits scheme (via salary sacrifice) including financial wellbeing support, gym membership, dental cover, life assurance, restaurant discount cards, activity passes, holiday buying and much more (exclusions may apply, eligible roles only)
• Onsite staff shop, opticians, gym, coffee shops, cafeteria, dry cleaning service and excellent travel links

About No7 Beauty Company:

No7 Beauty Company is the new face of beauty and creates the best in beauty for everyone.

We bring a collection of trusted, affordable beauty brands for every skin type, ethnicity, age, and texture. We’re proud of our stand-out portfolio of iconic, global beauty brands, including No7, Liz Earle Beauty Company, Botanics, Soap & Glory, Sleek Make-Up and YourGoodSkin.

Our collection of inclusive and innovative beauty brands has a rich heritage of over 85 years in beauty and skincare. We are powered by our diverse people, these loved brands and - with listening at the heart of our strategy - a deep understanding of our customers.

We’re serious about championing change, building purposeful brands and acting responsibly to make a difference.

What’s next

If your application is successful, our in-house recruitment team will be in touch to arrange an interview and to answer any initial questions you have. If you have not been successful on this occasion you will be notified by email.