The job title

Assistant Brand Manager (127 year old heritage brand)

St Albans
Contract Type
Full time
Salary
£competitive salary and benefits
Department
Marketing
Region
St Albans, Hertfordshire
Job Type
Permanent
Start Date
Dec 20 2021 12:00AM

I bet if you looked in your cupboards or biscuits tin at home on in the office right now, you’ll likely spot some of our famous brands, if so why not open a packet now while you read about this great opportunity, even better why not join our award-winning brand management team (they’ve only gone and smashed it by winning the new product of the year title at the Grocer awards for the second year running!) and help take our brands to the next level. 

 

If you have 1 years’ experience in a marketing or brand related role, where you have looked after a P&L and raised the profile of the brand. Then join us as an Assistant Brand Manager, you’ll get lots of career development and you’ll get to learn everything you need to know about FMCG brand marketing. From getting to use category & insights data to tell a story, new product development, factory trials through to packing redesigns.

 

In this Assistant Brand Manager opening with Burton’s Biscuits, you’ll be looking after our Lyons range, which is 127 years old. Lyons are a trusted, classic, biscuit barrel brand steeped in British heritage since 1894, connecting us to consumers all across the UK. We pride ourselves on offering accessible and affordable solutions for everyone with both biscuits you know and love and our special everyday treats. From Rich Tea, digestives and fig rolls to our top performing biscuits Viscount & Toffypops, we promise a variety-packed biscuit selections with great British moments, nostalgia and the perfect sweet tooth fix.

 

The Lyons brand has combined UK sales of over £12m RSV plus strong international sales

 

Location: St Albans, Hertfordshire (Head Office) a 5 minute walk from St Albans City Station. When it is safe to do so, the role will be a 50/50 split a month across working in the office and working from home.

 

Salary & Package: Competitive Salary, Company performance related bonus, paid out 4 years in a row, single healthcare cover provided through vitality, access to an online rewards portal (£300 average savings a year). 25 days holiday plus an option to buy an extra 5 days holiday a year.

 

More about Burton’s Biscuits

We are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Paterson Shortbread, Maryland Cookies and Wagon Wheels to name just a few! We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits!

 

‘We are a more successful and fun place to work when people feel free to be themselves’. 

 

At Burton’s we believe in the power of being authentic and being able to ‘Be Yourself’.

 

Understanding our customers is crucial to our success, so having a workforce that reflects the diversity of our customers is vital.

 

As a business we are committed to the continuous improvement of diversity and equality in the workplace and we welcome talented individuals from all backgrounds who share our Pride and Passion for Baking Great Biscuits and snacks.

 

Burton’s Biscuits is owned by Ferrero and we are proud to be part of such a fantastic and successful business.  The Ferrero Group operates in more than 50 Countries and their products are sold in over 170 Countries.  We are delighted to be part of the Ferrero group which represents over 37,000 employees across the world and has a consolidated turnover of €12.3 billion (2020).

 

We look forward to receiving your application.