Tyson Foods Associate Brand Manager in Chicago, Illinois

57280BR

Req ID:

57280BR

Position Number:

11293046 Assoc Mgr Brand

Job Description:

Summary: The Associate Brand Manager (ABM) is a key contributor to the overall brand team, responsible for leading cross functional teams in planning, execution and analysis of various business initiatives. The ABM role is a general management role with P&L responsibility and includes development of strategic business and marketing plans to achieve corporate and brand volume, profit and share objectives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Develop business objectives and marketing plans for assigned brand/categories, reflecting overall corporate goals.

Seamlessly execute marketing plans to deliver against brand, financial and share objectives.

Monitor performance measurements to ensure brand is tracking against goals.

Recommends and implements corrective actions.

Analyze data to identify insights and translate into business initiatives and/or actionable tasks to drive results.

Lead/participate in development and execution of marketing strategies including brand positioning, communication strategies, advertising and consumer promotion initiatives.

Direct agency partners as required to ensure effective and efficient translation of marketing strategies into activation plans.

Lead/participate in development and execution of product and packaging innovation plans including concept development, feasibility validation, product and packaging R&D, business proposal and approval, project execution, customer sell in and tracking of in-market performance.

Partner with short term and long term innovation, channels and customer business teams to develop and execute innovation plans including concept development, feasibility validation, product and packaging R&D, business proposal and approval, project execution, customer sell in and tracking of in-market performance.

Work hand-in- hand with the sales organization to understand and integrate customer strategies in business and brand plans.

Proactively work with Sales Strategy and Planning partners to ensure forecast accuracy, maximization of opportunities and development of plans to deliver against JBP objectives.

Manage monthly volume forecast for assigned brand/categories, coordinating between demand and supply planning to deliver best-in-class forecast accuracy.

Manages brand budget including MAP spending for assigned product responsibility.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree required; MBA strongly preferred.

Experience: A minimum 2 years of relevant marketing experience is required. Demonstrated strong analytical and strategic thinking skills are required. Strong communication and presentation skills are required. Strong collaborator with a demonstrated ability to lead cross functional teams. Proven ability to effectively manage multiple projects in a dynamic environment is required. Experience with Nielsen and/or IRI is preferred

Facility Name (Location):

Chicago Hillshire

Pay Type:

Exempt

Title:

Associate Brand Manager

City:

Chicago

State:

IL

Shift:

1

Job Function:

Marketing

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:

#LI-RL1

Relocation Covered:

YES

Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.