Mondelez International Enjoy Life Foods - Experiential Marketing Manager in CHICAGO, Illinois

Looking to make your mark in the fast-growing Free - From Foods Industry?

Enjoy Life Foods, the #1 packaged food brand in the North American Free-From category, is adding a position to its dynamic team. A subsidiary of Mondelez International, Enjoy Life Foods is seeking a motivated, passionate, and goal-oriented person to make an immediate contribution to the company as it grows its brand presence in the market, and exponentially increases its revenues.

For those individuals who are looking to find or further develop a career in food, no better opportunity exists than being a member of the team at one of the fastest growing brands in the Better-For-You” consumer space. We are looking for the best of the best, and someone who can make immediate noteworthy contributions that will catapult our business to the next level.

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Position Profile:

The Experiential Marketing Manager will be an integral part of the Enjoy Life marketing team in creating high quality consumer engagement programs that execute upon the brand strategies, and will bring value to consumers. This person will collaborate closely with our brand management team as well as the sales team to ensure proper execution of brand strategy.

ThePrimary responsibility of the role includes:

ProjectManagement - Experiential

  • Collaborate with brand team, agencypartners, and sales team to ensure execution of experiential activationsincluding but not limited to sponsored events, sponsored series, andmobile marketing tours

  • Management of ExperientialAgency partners including quality control, budgeting, financial tracking,reporting, Requests for Proposal, and scope of work development

  • Active communication ofexperiential programs to all affected marketing and sales team

  • Provide analytical insights tomaximize program impact

  • Actively manage annualexperiential budget

  • Proactively evaluate processimprovement opportunities and technology integration

  • Manage a team of 5 BrandAmbassadors and 1 Associate Experiential Marketing Manager

ProjectManagement - Trade Shows

  • Execute brand strategies, policies and standardsfor a portfolio of approximately 12 national trade shows

  • Coordinate and execute all trade shows as itpertains to logistics and orders, hotel blocks, and more

  • Strict adherence to brand guidelines whilemanaging creative builds of booths and assets

  • Recommend improvements for booth properties andcreative assets

  • Manage relationship with agency partners

  • Provide clear communication of expectations andgoals to sales team

Project Management – Sales &Marketing Annual Meetings

  • Work closely with Chief Sales & MarketingOfficer to plan multi-day meeting for Sales & Marketing teams.

  • Coordinate travel arrangements and activities forSales & Marketing teams

  • Average of 2 events per year

This position will work closely with the internal marketing and sales teams as well as our external experiential agency partners. This position will also have a key role in interacting directly with our consumers.

Qualifications:

University Bachelor´s degree required - Business or Marketing degree is preferred.

-Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Event Marketing

-Strong competency with Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook

-Strong analytical skills

-Ability to influence key stakeholders

-Big picture mentality, always looking to improve for the future

-Must be forward looking, task oriented, and proactive

-Must be a team player, adaptable to fast growing, changing environment; this role will work closely with multiple departments

-Must have a valid passport

-Ability to travel up to 40%

Enjoy Life Natural Brands, LLC is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Applicants must complete all required steps in the application process, including providing a Resume/CV, in order to be considered for this position.

Title: Enjoy Life Foods - Experiential Marketing Manager

Location: NA-US-Illinois-Chicago

Requisition ID: 1707255