Freemans Bay, AucklandPermanentAt Lion New Zealand, we’re empowered to build premium and global brands that help to make life’s sociable moments a little more special.
We are a passionate, culture driven organisation producing some of New Zealand’s favourite brands such as Steinlager, Speights, Macs, Wither Hills and global brands such as Smirnoff, Johnnie Walker and Corona.
We have an exciting opportunity for a skilled Senior Brand Manager to lead a strong portfolio of wines for the New Zealand business, including working with some of NZ’s highest profile brand names.
Reporting through to Category Marketing Director Wine & Spirits, you will lead best in class brand portfolio management and execution for Wither Hills, one of Lion’s Blockbuster brands and a wider portfolio of wine brands.
Responsible for the brand strategy, communication and activation plans, the role will also continue to build on the Wither Hills Spiritual home experience at the Winery in Blenheim.
Supporting two Brand managers who report to this role, you will be required to lead the relationships across our key brand partners in wine including Marisco and Foley Wines.
Strong commercial and business acumen experience is a must and you will have well honed relationship skills and be an effective communicator and influencer across a wide range of stakeholder groups.
Your proven track record of delivering against targets combined with your strong understanding of marketing principles and a clear ability to partner across different functions and geographies will see you go far in this role.
If this sounds like you, let’s start a conversation today!