Assistant Brand Manager, Marketing

Etobicoke, Ontario

JOB SUMMARY

The Marketing Assistant will support Brand Managers and assist with their daily duties and responsibilities. He/She will provide assistance including but not limited to corresponding with stakeholders, produce various reports, respond to requests, compile materials for promotion, and perform other related tasks.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide high-level administrative support
  • Management, monitoring and classification of the different files and projects
  • Data input & output
  • Produce and compile business intelligence reports including but not limited to, sales, inventory and distribution reports
  • Perform preliminary analysis of brand performance (sales results, costs, profitability, etc.)
  • Create presentations targeting multiple stakeholders
  • Prepare communications related to product launches, price changes, promotions, etc.
  • Inventory management of products and promotional materials
  • Prepare the necessary documentation for business reviews
  • Track and update sales forecasts
  • Compile and send monthly debit memos (charges) to suppliers
  • Management of display building
  • Maintain promotional calendars
  • Monitor and compile competitive information from the Internet and printed documents
  • Plan, prepare and attend marketing events & trade shows
  • Monitoring & distributing samples
  • Ensure clear and concise communication with suppliers
  • Closely work with the sales & purchasing departments
  • Perform other tasks as required

SKILLS, QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE

  • College Degree in Business Administration / Marketing or relevant experience of at least 5 years
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook,)
  • Integrity and professional manner conscience
  • Effective and courteous communications
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and team spirit
  • Ability to adapt to changes
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team
  • Analytical and solution-oriented - high level of details and attention to details
  • Ability to work under stress and manage priorities
  • Great autonomy, availability, initiative and perseverance
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Working knowledge in an SAP environment would be an asset

ABOUT OUR COMPANY

With over 70 years experience of servicing retailers in all channels, I-D Foods is committed to providing the Canadian market with a variety of high-quality products. Our employees’ continued commitment and passion to quality and innovation has helped I-D Foods become one of the largest pan-Canadian distributors of speciality & imported as well as mainstream products. We are a fully integrated company with over 300 employees and multiple distribution and sales offices across the country.

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