Brand Manager - Maximus (11 month Fixed Term - Parental Leave Cover)

Brand Manager - Maximus (11 month Fixed Term - Parental Leave Cover)

16 Nov
Frucor Suntory
North Strathfield

16 Nov

Frucor Suntory

North Strathfield

- Champion the Maximus brand in the Australia market

- Drive and execute the strategy on the brand and product portfolio

- Competitive base salary and a day off on your birthday

From the makers of ‘V’ comes an opportunity not to be missed!

Thirsty work happens every day at Frucor Suntory – we are the distributor of some of New Zealand and Australia's most popular beverage brands after all.

We are committed to leading positive change in the trans-Tasman beverage market, protecting resources and nurturing communities. With approx 1,000 employees across New Zealand and Australia and part of a larger network of approx 40,000 employees within leading global beverage and food company Suntory,

we are guided by the shared philosophy ‘in harmony with people and nature’ to ensure corporate responsibility and sustainability.

We make, market and distribute a range of fruit juices, fruit drinks, energy drinks, ready to drink coffee, sports drinks, waters and soft drinks, many of which are household names throughout New Zealand and Australia. Our brands include the iconic ‘V’ energy drink, Suntory BOSS Coffee and Maximus.

We are “Hungry to make drinks better” and looking to expand our team…

Reporting to the Senior Brand Manager, and working closely with relevant stakeholders, the Brand Manager – Maximus is tasked with bringing creative thinking and project management skills to develop & execute brand strategies that achieve corporate sales, share and brand awareness targets and generate long term profitable growth.

This is a fantastic role which offers full exposure to the marketing mix from ideation, through to brand planning, and execution in market so you will have the opportunity to bring your ideas to life and have ownership of the development of the brand!

Where do you fit in?

Here at Frucor Suntory, we don’t take ourselves too seriously and like to have fun but we don’t shy away from a challenge, and neither should you. A lot of what we look for is how you would align with our values ‘Together’, ‘Go For It‘ and ‘Make a Difference’.

To enable you to hit the ground running, we’re looking for someone with:

- A relevant tertiary qualification in Marketing or a similar subject

- Relevant work experience & demonstrated results in marketing – perhaps you are an Assistant Brand Manager ready for your next challenge, or you have some experience as a Brand Manager already

- Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships with both internal and external key stakeholders

- Action orientated, adaptable with the ability to meet deadlines and multi-task

- You are a challenger with a creative and innovative mindset

- Is not afraid to get stuck in, is a problem solver and solution focused

- A passion for growing brands!

We are ideally looking for the successful candidate to start Mid-January 2022, to ensure an in depth handover and training (time to enjoy the festive holidays before starting a new role).

What can we do for you?

We offer a competitive base salary, a day off on your birthday and, flexible working hours, . Working at Frucor Suntory isn't a job, it's a career. We support our people to be their best, and our learning and development opportunities are hard to beat. We share ideas, knowledge and expertise wherever we can to ensure our employees can flourish.

We’re incredibly proud of our vibrant culture and our people, which makes Frucor Suntory a great place, and we’re honoured to be recognised as a winner of the HRD Employer of Choice Awards for 2020.

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone to join a great team and use their skills to influence our staff and customers. You will receive a high level of support to learn new skills and enhance your personal development.

If you’re looking to beat that inner city commute, you can find us at our modern offices in North Strathfield, with staff car parking on site and complimentary fridges stocked full of our iconic beverages to keep you hydrated while you’re working!

How do I apply?

If you’re passionate about your career and seek a high growth environment, a strong team culture, and the opportunity to make a real difference to the company’s on-going success, then this is the role for you!

Keen to join our team? Click apply to submit your CV & cover letter before end of day 30 November

Please note that final applicants will need to undergo a security check & a pre-employment drug test.

Attention Recruitment Agencies: Frucor Suntory has a Direct Sourcing model and at this point in time we will not require any recruitment agency support for this role.