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VP, Global Brand Management - Kids Entertainment (12 month FTC)

Job Title: VP, Global Brand Management - Kids Entertainment (12 month FTC)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: London, England
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: 04/12/2017
Reference: BBBH61360
Contact Name: Becca Ballin
Contact Email: becca.ballin@handle.co.uk
Job Published: October 03, 2017 09:28

Job Description

Handle have partnered up with a leading children's brands company in search for a VP, Global Brand Management to cover a Maternity Cover - 12 month fixed term contract. This global company is recognised for its high-profile and successful children's content and they are looking for a successful VP to take responsibility for brands overall global strategy, planning and all marketing & PR communications for their key company brands.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the creation and management of global brand, marketing and retail budgets
  • Drive overall vision of the brands working closely with licensing sales, product development and creative team to maximise brand content and revenues
  • Collaborate with the distribution team to gain best in class placement for their brands globally and key liaison with broadcasters for new brand launches
  • Work closely with commercial team to launch brands successfully into the market and to ensure ongoing growth
  • Responsible for consumer and trade public relations for the brands as well as trade marketing and PR activity from Trade shows
  • Management of a team of 10 including a freelance consumer and Trade PR publicist who are split between locations globally

Key Skills

  • Expertise in Brand Management, Marketing and developing brands in the Kids Entertainment industry
  • Strong leadership qualities with ability to manage a multi-disciplined team across different locations
  • Global experience
  • Good knowledge and understanding of the digital space
  • Approx 15 years + experience

If you are an ambitious, senior brand marketer and you would be interested in joining a leading children's brands company for a 12 month FTC please do apply!

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.