Marketing Innovation Project Manager

Recruiter
Unilever
Location
London, City of London
Salary
Up to £44000 per annum
Posted
06 Jun 2019
Closes
04 Jul 2019
Ref
BP/7169/MIPM
Contact
Manpower UK
Job Type
Temporary
Hours
Full-time

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join a world leading global organisation, our client Leading Global FMCG company with Brands such as Dove, Knorr, Persil & Magnum is currently seeking a Marketing Innovation Project Manager based in Blackfriars in London. This is a full-time role for a period of 6 months, working full time, Monday-Friday. This role is paying up to £44K per annum pro rata, depending on experience.

The ideal candidate will be a dedicated and experienced project manager who can coordinate and lead the innovation agenda internally (with cross-functional teams and stakeholders) and externally (with third parties) to deliver the innovation mixes on time.

We are looking for someone with a naturally proactive attitude, a sharp mindset, an eye for premium and detail and perfect execution-driven.

You are a strong communicator and a leader, able to work closely with different functions and teams (R&D, CMI, Supply Chain, R&D, Finance & external agencies), able to motivate and influence a team and work together to deliver the plans.

FMCG experience is a must have, including successful development of product portfolios and/or activation management.

Key Skills

  • Must have innovation project management experience
  • Understand big picture of a Global FMCG Company
  • Ideally have expertise in Marketing beauty products
  • Strong team and community leadership skills
  • Experience at managing high complexity projects
  • Entrepreneurial spirit
  • Lead to ensure all elements of project delivery is on track
  • Hold internal and external teams accountable to deliver
  • Influence Senior business stakeholders to unlock resources
  • Strategic Prioritisation Multiple Streams of work
  • Proactive risk management
  • Implement project changes with operational teams
  • Strong line manager/Strong business experience