We’re hiring!

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We’re hiring!

 We’re looking for Vivid minds to join the team! Now hiring for a Senior Marketing Executive role. Read the spec below and get in touch.

 

About Vivid Matcha

Since 2013 we’ve pioneered the UK’s Matcha movement launching the first matcha brand, the first ready-to-drink matcha, the UK’s first matcha bar and the first 100% unsweetened matcha drink. And we’ve got plenty more where that came from…

 

We’re stocked in leading retailers including Waitrose, Holland & Barrett, Wholefoods and Selfridges and our products sharpen the minds of bright sparks at Google, Cambridge University, WeWork, Goldman Sachs and many more. We’re looking for a bright and brainy, fun, hard-working marketing magician to help us take Vivid Matcha to the masses!

 

Summary:

  • A diverse role with exposure to brand and shopper marketing
  • We’re looking for a sharp minded individual to help us grow brand awareness both inside and outside of stores
  • You’ll work with the Founder and commercial team on annual brand plans to support sales in major accounts
  • You’ll look after our community and social media channels and have exposure to sampling, events, point-of-sale and build partnerships and sponsorship opportunities

 

  • Minimum of 2 years FMCG experience required
  • Full UK driving license required
  • London based role

 

Responsibilities

 

Category Management

  • Leverage all tools available to you to support the sales team with compelling category / brand stories to take to the trade

 

  • Examine wider shopper & innovation trends within market place and make recommendations on how Vivid’s innovation pipeline and brand comms should adapt to these

 

  • Use all data resources with key accounts to make recommendations to enhance Vivid’s position on shelf and increase range, distribution and share of space

 

 

Shopper Marketing/Brand activation

  • Account activation: working with the sales team to ensure each account is launched and promoted properly to maximize brand exposure and presence

 

  • Develop & manage in-store kit of parts; POS, FSDUs, displays

 

  • Organisation & management of in-store and guerilla sampling activities

 

  • Total events management (trade & consumer): booking space, brand set-up and design of materials

 

  • Development of wholesaler adverts, ensuring timelines are adhered to

 

  • Oversight of wholesaler imagery, brand copy etc

 

  • Key accounts (e.g. Waitrose, H&B): Oversight of brand assets and any marketing materials or advertising (e.g. adverts in Waitrose weekend)

 

Online/Social Media

  • Management of online content including website blog and social media, ensuring we are always building & growing our community and brand awareness

 

  • Work with the team to build the monthly social media schedule

 

Events/brand partnerships/influencers

 

  • Forge regular, on-going partnerships with like-minded brands

 

  • Source and create events to grow brand awareness and loyalty

 

  • Lead influencer programs and ambassador community

 

Is the role a no-brainer? Send your CV and a cover message to james@vividdrinks.com