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Marketing Contractor

Velocity Snack Brands is seeking to fill a temporary marketing position to support marketing & e-commerce initiatives.  This is a 6-month position reporting to the Vice President of Marketing.

The Marketing Contractor will offer day-to-day support to the marketing team on various strategic initiatives and lead other ad-hoc projects.

This is a role for someone who craves challenge balanced by the desire to be accountable for delivering results.  It is both a strategic and a tactical position that supports brand, innovation, digital, and social/influencer marketing. Those that do not want to get their hands dirty should not apply.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist marketing program execution across the Velocity Snack Brands portfolio.
  • Support research & development of marketing plans and strategies.
  • Lead development and execution of select marketing communications programs and/or promotional brand activities.
  • Assist in managing marketing project timelines, contracts and communications.
  • Assist in managing the Velocity Snack Brands marketing & e-commerce budget.
  • Collaborate with sales to develop strategic customer programs to support sell-in & in-market performance.
  • Support marketing activities for the e-commerce channel including Amazon and direct-to-consumer.
  • Lead product commercialization process including new product development, product change and renovation

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Communications, Business or related field.
  • 3-5 years of experience in brand management in the consumer-packaged goods industry
  • Data-driven with demonstrated strength in marketing competencies.
  • Have a vision with an infectious drive and imagination to rally your team, senior stakeholders, cross-functional partners, agency teams and ultimately consumers.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrating effective listening through concise, clear verbal and written communication.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Ability to present with confidence to key stakeholders and executives.
  • Scrappy self-starter who brings a collaborative approach to the team and embraces the agile ways of working to grow their business.