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Product Manager Annas Pepparkakor & Lotus Bakeries

Svealand

  • Referens: 384268
  • Jobbtyp: Permanent
  • Lön: Competitive salary package

  • Ort: Stockholm

About the Company:


The Annas Pepparkakor brand dates from 1929 and has a long and successful history in Sweden and the Nordics. Today, Annas is the most beloved ginger thin on the Swedish and Finnish markets and the brand is growing worldwide with presence in over 20 different countries around the globe.

Since 2008 Annas is part of Lotus Bakeries and Annas has since then increased their product portfolio on the Nordic market as they are representing several well-known brands within the categories Biscuits and Natural Foods.

Lotus Bakeries is a Belgian family-owned, international company with a turnaround of over 600 million euro annually and employing over 2000, they are on a mission to create small moments of joy and happiness by providing a wide range of branded snacks. Production facilities are in Belgium, the Netherlands, France, Sweden and a new plant in USA is being constructed.
   
Brands include Lotus Biscoff, Annas Pepparkakor and Dinosaurus.  

Annas Pepparkakor & Lotus Bakeries are now looking for a Product Manager to join their tightknit and ambitious team based in Tyresö, Stockholm.  The role reports to the Category Marketing Manager. 
 

The Role:


The Product Manager will have operative responsibility for some of the brands within the category Biscuits Nordic which also includes multiple ice cream products in the Nordics. This includes implementing brand strategies into in store activation plans in order to achieve strategic targets in terms of rotation, distribution, margin and market share.

The Product Manager will also have a project manager role towards other stake holders in the NPD process and be responsible for coordinating POS material in collaboration with Category Marketing Manager, KAM team, advertising agency and the sales force.   

Other responsibilities include:

  • Assist the Category Marketing Manager on Annas Pepparkakor in diverse marketing activities such as PR send outs, events and handling sponsorships.
  • Ensuring the SOF use marketing data in an efficient way, making sure that Lotus Bakeries monitor their brands in the market and get an advantage towards the trade.
  • Support the Category Marketing Manager in developing brand strategies and creating business cases for new opportunities in the Nordics.
  • Manage administrative tasks such as CRM system, budget tracking and sales partners data.

Your Profile:


To be successful in this role you will need to have a strong affinity for working in a small yet fast-moving team with an international scope, have an understanding of sales as well as the ability to set clear priorities and manage multiple projects simultaneously. You are an analytical and results oriented person who is unafraid of taking your own initiatives and can work autonomously.

Additional qualifications:

  • University degree or other marketing related education
  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in a trade marketing or brand management role
  • Knowledge of MS Office and Nielsen, additionally knowledge of SAP and Validoo is meriting
  • Fluent in Swedish and English
  • Have a hands on mentality

Application:


Lotus Bakeries are collaborating with Nigel Wright Group for this recruitment. We look forward to your application with an updated CV. If you have any questions about the role or the recruitment process include these in your application. Please also note that the applications will be reviewed on a continuous basis.