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Brand Manager- Specialised Nutrition

  • Posted: 9 Jul 2024
  • Marketing
  • Chatswood
  • Australia
  • On-site

About the job

Join us at Danone, where your work touches lives and contributes to a healthier world. As a global leader with a unique health-focused portfolio in food and beverages we are driven by a mission to bring health through food to as many as possible. Embedded in our culture is a profound sense of purpose and a commitment to innovation, sustainability, and community. At Danone we believe in the power of our people, and we are dedicated to creating an environment where our core values of humanism, openness, enthusiasm, and proximity lead the way to achieve our goals. We are proud to be a B Corp certified organisation which is reshaping the future of food, one delicious, nutritious product at a time.


We’re currently looking for an experienced Brand Manager to lead and grow our Oral Nutrition Supplement portfolio alongside the senior brand manager. As the Lead, you’ll be accountable for achieving commercial objectives and executing marketing initiatives across Australia and New Zealand.

Your responsibilities will include (but are not limited to):

  • Lead the development and execution of annual brand plans including multi-channel engagement campaigns for both healthcare professionals and patients across Australia and New Zealand.
  • Use in depth knowledge of brand positioning and insights to execute brand plans including multi-channel engagement campaigns
  • Spearhead digital transformation, collaborate on ATL/BTL initiatives, and evaluate marketing impact for continuous improvement
  • Develop robust brand strategies based on consumer insights, observations, and commercial performance to drive growth in the Adult Health Care Nutrition space.
  • Take ownership of the execution of the marketing calendar, including campaign brief development, creative & media plan evaluation, & continuous optimisation.
  • Lead projects related to NPD and the innovation pipeline
  • Conduct monthly performance tracking for the brandto identify key drivers for the business.
  • Collaborate with a variety of internal stakeholders as well as maintain strong working relationships with external agencies


About you

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced & passionate marketer looking to manage unique brands that truly make a difference in the quality of life of its consumers. You have a natural commercial acumen and can navigate complexity and challenges with a positive outlook. You nurture strong working relationships and have a passion for the products and brands you are managing.

Ideally you will have:

  • Marketing experience preferably at Brand Manager level
  • Experience working within the FMCG, consumer or healthcare industry, preferably with Pharmacy channel
  • Strong understanding of the elements of the brand P&L & experience in business case development for initiatives & NPDs
  • Experience in project management of marketing activations & new product development
  • Bachelor’s degree in either Marketing or Business
  • Great attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to manage & influence internal & external stakeholders
  • Experience in navigating business complexity such as a broad product portfolio or managing multiple stakeholders.

About us

At Danone, we aim to inspire healthier and more sustainable eating and drinking practices, in line with our Vision - Danone, One Planet. One Health.  We operate across four business lines: Essential Dairy and Plant-Based ProductsWatersEarly Life Nutrition, and Medical Nutrition. Our headquarter is in France, we have offices in 55 countries across the globe and our products are sold in over 120 markets. We have been around for more than a century and are the proud owner of some of the best-known brands worldwide including favorites like YoPro, Activia, Aptamil and Karicare

Danone ANZ focuses on dairy and specialized nutrition products for infants and adults and is proud to be awarded the Great Place to Work accreditation winner for ANZ in 2023 – a globally recognised program where we feature as one of Australia’s top places to work.

Visit our website WE ARE DANONE to know more about us.



We truly value our Danoners and strive to make their experience exceptional by creating a positive and fulfilling environment for everyone. Our unique benefits are designed to enhance the lives and provide genuine value.

  • A high-performing, collaborative team culture
  • Flexible Hybrid working
  • Thank Danone it’s Friday! 3pm finishes every Friday.
  • Diverse and inclusive work environment
  • Personalised learning opportunities to set you up for success
  • Competitive Total Reward package including

                       -Health, Life and salary continuance insurance 

                       -26 weeks gender-neutral paid parental leave

                       -Employee Share Subscription Plan 

                       -Performance related incentives and annual reviews



If this opportunity resonates with you and you’re eager to shape and define this role, then go ahead and seize the moment. Click on the APPLY button and share your resume with us.


Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI)

We proudly affirm that we are an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and our ambition is to foster an INCLUSIVE&DIVERSE workplace where all Danoners can bring their uniqueness to contribute to business results. Our commitment to DEI ensures that all qualified individuals receive fair consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin and disability at our company.

Application procedure

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