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Title Marketing Manager
Salary Dependent on experience
Location Oss, Netherlands
Job Information

A ground-breaking plant-based food technology company based in Oss, Netherlands are disrupting consumer buying habits with their delicious and innovative products and are now looking for a Marketing Manager. Available in the UK, US, Australia and Europe they are a SME brand with Blue-Chip ambitions.

The Role:

The perfect position for a Marketing Graduate or Manager with at least 1 years-experience in the food & drink industry who is looking to gain first-hand experience and wanting to progress their career in Marketing within this sector.
It’s a real opportunity to grow with a small and dynamic team with big plans.

As part of the company, you will enjoy a varied role that will expose you to all aspects of the business.

Tasks:

On a day-to-day basis expect to be communicating with internal teams in Operations and Finance, and external teams of PR, Digital Marketing and Sales, all while working very closely with the CEO of the company. Expect to be uploading content to the brands’ websites, managing or consulting on newsletter mailouts, regularly working on schedules and content for the social media channels and co-ordinating public events.
You will also be expected to monitor campaign performance across the brand and make data driven suggestions about what is working and what needs to be fixed.

Ideally you will have some experience in a similar role or have studied Marketing or related courses and be looking to develop and expand your communication and Marketing skills further.
generating and supporting Marketing campaigns, creating and monitoring PR and digital strategies that are put together via an external PR Team and give feedback and make decisions on highly engaging Marketing content on all social media platforms and websites while delivering results that drive and advertise the brand online and in public.

Key Responsibilities:

• Help develop and market the brand across various online channels and in public
• Consult on; prepped content daily from the Marketing & PR team that goes on to the company’s websites & online channels including; Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, Google+ and YouTube
• Consult with a graphic designer on what will need to be done for online content, merch and POS displays
• Carrying out industry research and analysis making suggestions and plans
• Liaise with external Website Designers & Digital Optimiser agency during brand development stages
• Update Google Adwords advertisements accordingly re Brand Promotion and Seasonal Campaigns
• Monitor paid Social Media campaigns and analysing campaigns to achieve best return on investment through PR agency
• Carrying out regular keyword & search term competitor analysis, updating websites news posts and other web pages
• Introduce new ideas that will help us attract new customers to the brand either online or in public according to new trends
• General support for the wider team
• Attend meetings and take notes with on behalf of the CEO

Desirables:

• Experience in a Marketing / Digital Marketing role or have studied a similar field
• Numerical and commercially minded and data driven – working with Operations
• Comfortable with tools such as Google analytics, Google Adwords and understand Social Media Platforms
• Email marketing experience using platforms such as Mail Chimp
• Experience in using CMS systems such as WordPress
• A pro-active approach and a strong willingness to learn, and a wish to contribute positively to the department in a proactive way
• Very strong computer literacy, including: Excel, Word, Outlook, Powerpoint and desirably Photoshop
• Ability to work alone and manage workload and schedules
• Have a broad knowledge of the Food & Drink Industry and have worked on a brand like this before

If you feel like you are an ideal candidate for this role and are based near Oss in the Netherlands, apply now with a copy of your latest CV!

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Title Head of Research and Development (Food)
Salary Dependent on experience
Location Oss, Netherlands
Job Information

A ground-breaking plant-based food technology company are disrupting consumer buying habits with their delicious and innovative products and are now looking for a Head of Research & Development (Food) to work from their offices in Oss, Netherlands.

This is an exciting opportunity for a senior food professional to take full ownership of the Technical and NPD function. You will be responsible for bringing exciting new products to market overseeing the whole process from concept through to launch. You will also be responsible for ensuring the highest level of food safety standards and quality whilst growing an international supply base.

Technical and Quality Management
• Managing existing 3rd party manufacturers
• Sourcing and developing relationships with new international 3rd party manufacturers
• Monitoring and maintaining the technical compliance of ingredients
• Working with existing technical and factory teams to take NPD from sample through to production run
• Ensuring technical specifications are completed and agreed with manufacturers
• Pushing product quality and shelf life through both ingredients and manufacturing processes
• Working with factory to optimise the production process to find cost efficiencies
• Maintaining relationships with key customers and suppliers, through regular communication and development activities ensuring customer requirements are fully met.
• Oversee product quality on initial trial runs from the factory
• Ensure our existing products are the highest quality and constantly improving
• Managing customer complaints and feedback and taking relevant steps to resolve issues.
• Managing and developing a Food Technologist

Product Development:
• Developing the next generation of innovative plant-based food products ensuring that we are at the cutting edge of plant-based products.
• Improving taste, texture and refreshing existing products
• Researching international markets and understanding different consumer tastes and trends and developing new concepts accordingly.
• Managing multiple NPD projects from concept through to launch.

To be successful
• A high level of understanding of international food trends and of customer expectations. Understanding of what’s hot and what’s going to be extremely popular with customers comes naturally to you.
• Ideally you will come from a technical and NPD background with extensive experience in the food industry.
• It would be highly beneficial to have experience in the meat industry or development of proteins and plant-based products.
• Excellent communication and influencing skills to build relationships with key customers and stakeholders.
• Highly innovative with a passion for food and plant based.
• Highly commercial
• Excellent project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects at the same time.
• The agility to work in a fast paced and dynamic start up environment

If you feel like you are an ideal candidate for this role, apply now with a copy of your latest CV!

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Title Social Media Manager
Salary Dependent on experience
Location Chiswick, West London
Job Information

A ground-breaking plant-based food technology company based in Chiswick, West London are disrupting consumer buying habits with their delicious and innovative products and are now looking for a Social Media Manager with experience managing a range of social media platforms.
The role’s primary focus is to achieve the company’s social media follower and engagement targets in addition to supporting the marketing team by creating compelling content and delivering insightful metrics.

This is an opportunity to work in a fun, fast-paced and challenging environment with high growth and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Key Tasks

The list of duties is not exhaustive and is subject to change. The Social Media Manager will carry out the following tasks to the best of their skill and ability:
• Social media strategy, optimising reach and scale by matching the right content with the right platform
• Setting up and executing effective paid social media campaigns across the relevant social media platforms
• Persuasive writing skills, utilising the art of headline writing and an engaging content
• Advising on social media strategy as it relates to digital trends that can expand social reach
• Work on video content creation planning and execution, involved in scriptwriting, voiceovers and production
• Manage the company’s social media channels (Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Facebook, Instagram)
• Have the ability to use social media listening tools such as Sprinklr
• Manage social media scheduling and social employee advocacy platform
• Manage the social community by developing key relationships with thought leaders, groups and communities across the digital landscape and within the sustainable and plant-based foods industry
• Track social media marketing performance and return on investment and prepare weekly or monthly reports for management
• Monitor and report on competitor activity as well as monitor and report on social sentiment
• Support the Marketing Department in rolling out campaigns and day to day administrative tasks
• Assist wider marketing team with events and other day to day requirements
• Design social assets and digital banners

About You:
• You are self-motivated with strong relationship building skills.
• A proactive and energetic person with a desire to contribute collaboratively to the development of the team and the company.
• Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills. Strong analytical skills using standard reporting tools.
• Computer literate and proficient in standard office applications Word, Excel and Outlook as well as social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Instagram.
• You are able to use Photoshop and InDesign.
• Have a “can-do” attitude with an ability to work effectively within a start-up environment and understand that you will need to have the ability to be hands-on, and open to assisting the team where needs be.

If you feel like you are an ideal candidate for this role, apply now with a copy of your latest CV!

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Title Accounts Assistant
Salary Dependent on experience
Location Chiswick, West London
Job Information

A ground-breaking plant-based food technology company based in Chiswick, West London are disrupting consumer buying habits with their delicious and innovative products and are now looking for an Accounts Assistant will work closely with the Finance Manager / Administration and oversee office operations for a small but driven and dedicated team.

The role’s primary focus is to achieve the company’s social media follower and engagement targets in addition to supporting the marketing team by creating compelling content and delivering insightful metrics.

This is an opportunity to work in a fun, fast-paced and challenging environment, with high growth and an entrepreneurial spirit.

Responsibilities

Finance

Manage the sales and purchaser ledger.
Process high volume of Sales and Purchase invoices.
Assist with the collation and recording of invoices for payment runs.
Set up weekly payment runs.
Assist with bank and credit card reconciliation.
Assist with financial record keeping where required.
Assist with quarterly VAT return.
Office Management

Perform duties including: answering the phone, taking messages, filing mail processing and office cleanliness and presentation.
Run errands, manage supplies, and all relevant vendor relations.
Problem solve any technical challenges with computer systems, email and networks as needed.
Ad-hoc updates to the employee handbook and associated organisational policies and procedures.
Assist with recruitment of staff and maintenance of personal files.
Essential Qualifications and Experience

Undergraduate degree
At least two years professional work experience.
Outstanding oral and written English communication skills.
Excellent numeracy and MS Office (specifically Excel) skills.
Entitled to work in the UK without work permit sponsorship.
Desirable

Knowledge of Sage.
Experience of supporting a finance department.
Personal Attributes

Able to work as part of a team in a co-operative and supportive way.
Ability to build relationships with a wide range of individuals from diverse backgrounds.
Commitment to excellence and a relentless pursuit of results with an exceptional work ethic, strong organisational skills and a can-do attitude
Entrepreneurial and driven individual with exceptional attention to detail.
Ability to anticipate and determine staff and CEO needs to ensure greater efficiencies.
Ability to manage multiple projects on parallel and competing deadline.
Ability to work independently, displaying strong initiative in solving day-to-day problems.
If you feel like you are an ideal candidate for this role, apply now with a copy of your latest CV!

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Title UK Sales Account Manager
Salary Dependent on experience
Location Chiswick, West London
Job Information

A ground-breaking plant-based food technology company based in Chiswick, West London are disrupting consumer buying habits with their delicious and innovative products and are now looking for a UK Sales Account Manager. Available in the UK, US, Australia and Europe they are a SME brand with Blue-Chip ambitions.
This is an opportunity to work in a fun, fast-paced and challenging environment, with high growth and an entrepreneurial spirit.
With a recent launch in to Sainsburys they are now looking for a UK Sales Account Manager to join the team.

The role of UK Sales Account Manager would involve the following:

• Creating business plans and managing P&L for different grocery retailer accounts
• Work with the Head of Sales on the channel strategy including focus areas, pricing structure, promotional plan, trade marketing and much more
• Winning new business within Grocery from initial approach to negotiating contracts. Example target customers may include brands such as Tesco, Wholefoods, Asda
• Representing the business at trade and consumer events
• Sales materials preparation (with Management Team)
• Planning and support of marketing initiatives to boost Sales (with Marketing Manager)
• Creating efficient relationships with key contacts across buying, supply chain, format teams and category

To be a successful UK Sales Account Manager you will be:

• Flexible and proactive, thriving in a fast-paced environment
• Experienced with full P&L and budgeting responsibility
• Significantly experienced in FMCG Sales
• Experienced in planning, delivering and executing sales strategy
• An excellent communicator, comfortable presenting in front of a large audience
• A leader by nature, passionate about spreading the message of your brand
• Passionate about Food, Sustainability and Health in all senses of the word
• Educated to degree level or equivalent

This is the perfect opportunity for an experienced UK Sales Account Manager looking to make their mark on a rapidly growing SME. With exciting new product development, a global presence and a recent entry into Grocery this is truly not an opportunity to be missed!

If you feel like you are an ideal candidate for this role, apply now with a copy of your latest CV!

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Title Senior Industrial Designer
Salary £45000 – £55000 plus benefits
Location London
Job Information

A leading design company based in London are looking for a Senior Industrial Designer, to join their team on a 6 month fixed-term contract, with potential to become permanent. We are also considering talented Junior and Lead Industrial Designers.

You will become involved in all stages of a project, including research, concept development and preparation of client presentations.

Responsibilities

Main responsibilities will include supporting the business in all aspects of Industrial Design. Key tasks include but are not limited to:
– Taking a lead role in projects, from concept to execution and implementation, providing creative and technical leadership and direction for the project team.
– Developing a thorough understanding of the technical constraints of each project and successfully applying new technologies/solutions to innovate within these constraints.
– Translate client requests and business requirements into specification and tangible changes, while balancing the needs of the end-user.
– Develop modeling and visualising skills

When not engaged in project work, you will seek tasks that add value, including:
• Keep up to date on emerging technologies, designs and usability research
• Maintaining the company asset library
• Maintaining and improving the file structure and organisation on the server
• Researching new trends and developments relevant to other ongoing projects
• Develop and tutor junior colleagues to improve their CAD and rendering skills.

Key responsibilities include:
• Always ensure that deadlines and requested deliverables are met to the highest level of quality, both for internal reviews and external presentations
• Always liaise with clients, suppliers and colleagues in a professional and mature manner
• Work result-oriented, always ensure the highest level of execution is delivered to the client and that work in progress can be shared at any time of the project
• Pro-actively push the level of quality in both thinking and execution, constantly come up with new ideas and ways of solving problems, even if project briefs are similar
• Consider the bigger picture and understand the overall context and requirements of each individual project
• Ensure that you and your team’s work is always properly documented, stored and archived
• Ensure that team members working with you are utilised according to their skills and to their maximum potential
• Other tasks as assigned by the Executive or Management teams.

This is a fantastic opportunity to create work that will change lives, that offers good career progression and a competitive package. Apply now with your CV and a copy of your portfolio!

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