Status: Closed.  Another successful assignment for Oakleigh Resourcing.

Role: Assistant Brand Manager (US)

Client: St Pierre Groupe Ltd

Location: Didsbury, South Manchester

Remuneration Package: £28,000 - £32,000 (depending on experience) plus excellent benefits package including bonus, pension, phi, 26 days holiday, flexible start time 8am - 10 am (some hybrid working too)

Reports to: US Brand Manager

Background to the role: The St Pierre brand has been instrumental in single handily creating the US Brioche market, now with a $100M brand at RSV and looking to develop aggressively with a target of $200M in our sights. St Pierre partners with the majority of the leading US grocery, mass, club and natural retailers across a wide range of product items to develop shopper trial & grow the category all supported by breakthrough brand marketing campaigns and instore activation.

As Assistant Brand Manager US, you will have the opportunity to develop your skills and make a positive impact in helping drive our sales and activate our brand across all Marketing platforms as we move into our next phase of growth. The position will be key to ensuring St Pierre drives its brand awareness & ACV share along with supporting the US Brand Manager to assist in the day to day operations of the Marketing department.

Main Duties:

  • Support for the US Brand Manager to activate the brand across all Marketing channels.
  • Manage and execute all secondary campaigns throughout the year co-ordinating with the US sales team and wider marketing team
  • Support on organisation of trade and consumer events
  • Explore and develop new areas to add value.

 Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with Marketing Team to develop and execute campaigns
  • Assist US Sales Team in developing and managing customers, brokers and distributors
  • Supporting event organisation for trade and consumer shows
  • Support US Brand Manager on packaging designs and creation
  • Manage branding merchandise ordering and stock
  • Manage and execute all content creation
  • Coordinate some meeting and team wide communications
  • Assist the overall business as needed

Candidate Profile:

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Marketing Degree qualified
  • Ideally a minimum of 2 years’ experience within Marketing, Brand Management or Activation
  • FMCG sector experience would be advantageous
  • A keen eye for detail, a multi-tasker, who can manage workload and deadlines.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal skills, a good communicator, and team player.
  • Confident IT user - Microsoft Office suite, Teams, Shared Files etc
  • Experience coordinating Events or Trade Shows
  • Experience in Project Management
  • Ability to be flexible to the needs of the business and open to travel
  • Enjoy a fast paced working style

To chat about the role in more detail call Elaine Rippon on 01477 534491. To apply please email your CV and any supporting statement / cover letter to us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.