Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home and Personal Care products with sales in over 190 countries and reaching 2 billion consumers a day. It has 172,000 employees and generated sales of €48.4 billion in 2014. Over half (57%) of the company’s footprint is in developing and emerging markets. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes around the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann’s, Lipton, Wall’s, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry’s, Marmite, Magnum and Lynx.
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• Decoupling growth from environmental impact.
• Helping more than a billion people take action to improve their health and well-being.
• Enhancing the livelihoods of millions of people by 2020.
Unilever was ranked number one in its sector in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In the FTSE4Good Index, it achieved the highest environmental score of 5. It led the list of Global Corporate Sustainability Leaders in the 2014 GlobeScan/SustainAbility annual survey for the fourth year running, and in 2015 was ranked the most sustainable food and beverage company in Oxfam’s Behind the Brands Scorecard.
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JOB TITLE: Global Assistant Brand Manager, Vaseline
JOB LOCATION: Singapore
RELOCATION TERMS: Local terms
Analyze available information by target market, define gaps and new information sources needed to develop the plans (market sizes, price per sku, pack sizes, etc).
Develop an in-depth understanding of local markets, consumers and shoppers – the business environment in which the brands compete including category segments, channels and target audience.
Help understand key obstacles and triggers for successful launches and –where necessary- fine tune the mix and the strategy accordingly, always keeping one single brand globally.
Project management, building project networks and defining key milestones, following up with team members.
Help the creation and implementation of market research plans to prepare and validate the brand launch.
Monitor and review effectiveness of project implementation and brand performance, to propose corrective actions
Help lead cross-functional teams including Finance, Consumer & Market Insight, R&D, Supply Chain to ensure successful project implementation in countries
Work as the interface between the global team and local teams
Degree with at least 3 years marketing experience
A passion for Brand Development, Digital, Activation and Unilever
Experience with innovation projects
Positive, assertive yet empathetic leadership, with exceptional ‘soft skills’ to enable delivery through high degrees of collaboration and partnership, especially among our countries; agencies and multifunctional teams
Extremely high commitment to work with many and different projects, learn fast and deliver quickly.
As part of the application process, you will be asked to complete an online assessment consisting of 2 questions.
This is an important part of our application procedure and will take approximately 2 minutes of your time to complete. When filled out partially or not at all it may adversely affect the progress of your application.
Please apply online by clicking on “Apply Online” below. Your application will be reviewed against our requirements. Should you not meet our immediate requirements, your profile will be registered in our talent pool system and we will match your profile to suitable future vacancies.
You will be able to access your status update through the candidate tracking link. If you encounter any issues, contact Unilever HR Services at 800-448-1479 / +65 6818-5255.
Thank you for your interest and application.