Westmill is a specialist food supplier whose market leading brands include Elephant Atta, Amoy, Asli Atta, Lucky Boat, Patak’s, Pride, Rajah and Tolly Boy. Found in the best professional and home kitchens, our brands are respected for their quality and authenticity. Our vision is to be the market leader in every kitchen for trusted, authentic global foods, working with our trade partners in an array different sales channels, including wholesale, cash and carry, food service, grocery and B2B. Westmill is a really friendly, culturally and ethnically diverse place to work, where no one feels like the new person for long and everybody is encouraged and has the chance to make a real difference to the business.
What does the role offer:
Reporting to the Trade Marketing Manager, this position plays a key role in supporting the business through development, communication and execution of Shopper and Trade Marketing solutions.
You will be working closely with Marketing and Commercial colleagues, along with our agencies, to support the development of best in class activation solutions for our brands, making them the first choice for consumers, retailers and chefs alike. You will make it your mission to ensure our brands are unmissable: in outlet, executing effective marketing and promotional initiatives, and developing Point of Sale; online, being highly visible and motivating. You will adopt an improvement mindset to continually refine what ‘great’ looks like.
What are we looking for:
This is an exciting opportunity that would suit an individual who can bring drive, and energy to the business, enjoys being creative and thrives on being involved the hustle and bustle of day to day activation.
To be successful in your application, you need to have previous Trade or Shopper Marketing experience, ideally within the FMCG sector, as well as excellent communication skills. You’ll need to have solid numeracy and analytical skills, with an attention to detail, and proven planning and time management skills to deal with the dynamic needs of the channels and customers we operate in.
What’s in it for you:
In addition to competitive remuneration, working at Westmill offers a great opportunity to gain fantastic experience, really build your development and ultimately grow your career, in the UK or internationally either within Westmill or Associated British Foods, our parent company.
Westmill is committed to promoting a diverse and inclusive working environment – a place where we can all be ourselves and succeed on merit.