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CDD 6 months - Global Junior Brand Manager - W/M -

  • Posted: 21 Sep 2021
  • Marketing
  • Paris
  • France

About the job

CDD 6 months - Global Junior Brand Manager - W/M - 


DANONE is one the most dynamic companies in the CPG (Consumer Packaged Goods) industry. We are dedicated to bringing health through food to as many people as possible. At DANONE, we provide to all our talents the means to progress and thrive on both personal and professional levels within an active and dedicated company. As one of these future talents, DANONE is committed to help you grow through an empowering and rewarding work experience.

Danone EDPI (Essential Dairy & Plant-based International) is the biggest business unit in the company and the biggest fresh dairy business unit in the world. Activia, as the largest global fresh dairy brand in the world and the biggest brand in Danone EDPI, is sold in more than 70 countries and in 5 continents.


Now, the Activia Global Brand Marketing team is looking for a Global Junior Brand Manager to join us together to accelerate the brand growth from October 4th 2021 for a 6 month fixed-term contract. Job location is in Paris 9th.



Manage and support marketing equity projects related to the brand equity strategy & implementation within the Activia Global Equity Team (direct report is Global Senior Brand Manager) with 3 key responsibilities:
> Collaborate actively to the equity strategy, with the main goal to craft the Manifesto Brand Model and Purpose of the brand and participate in its diffusion with the brand community;
> Recommend how to activate our brand purpose through Manifest-actions;
> Keep the pulse on the gut health trends, throught the analysis of consumer insights, market trends, competitors benchmarks.

You will touch all the strategic perspectives of international brand equity management. This means you'll be in close contact with the local brand managers of Activia from all over the world, but also many external and internal stakeholders.

>In the morning you might be brainstorming with our communication agency on how to ignite the growth by shaping our brand purpose and Manifest-actions. In the afternoon, you could be presenting our strategic thinking to our Brand Directors or Brand managers worldwide to embark them on our journey.
>You will learn how to navigate projects within a huge brand under a complex yet international context.
>You must want to root your feet on the ground as much as you want to reach your hands to the sky as your work will be as executional as possible yet as strategic as possible the same time.


This role will offer the candidate one of the most international working experiences in one of the most dynamic multinational companies in Paris. With its high exposure to the most strategic part of global brand management and the enormous resource to build & develop a brand, this mission will immerse you with valuable learnings and exponential growth to pave a solid way to be a future brand manager.


About you


Bac +4/5 of higher education from an engineering, business or university background.

You should have strong passion for Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG/ FMCG) and brand management.

• Fast learner with basic marketing knowledge

• Creative, proactive thinking, and can do attitude
• Analytical skills and strategic thinking with complex & noisy information
• Organizational skills, able to prioritize and deliver under tight deadlines
• Autonomy, able to work independently and drive the project progress
• Ability to work and build relationships with a crowd of high diversity
• At ease to work in an international environment
• MS office (advanced knowledge of Excel and Power Point)
• CPG experience preferred
• English fluent is required and other language(s) is a plus
• High interest in food and brand purpose is a plus


About us

Danone, "One Planet, One Health"... Why not you?

Danone is a company committed to an inspiring mission: "Bringing health through food to as many people as possible". This ambition manifests itself in concrete commitments to social and environmental issues, to local communities, to farmers, to our partners...


Danone enjoys leading positions in health food in 4 businesses: Fresh Dairy Products, Waters and Beverages, Baby Food and Medical Nutrition. With products present in over 130 markets, our portfolio includes internationally renowned brands (Evian, Volvic, Actimel, Alpro, Danette, etc.).


Come and grow with passionate and enthusiastic teams! You will discover an environment that favours proximity and encourages initiative. Come and contribute to a meaningful project.

Come and lead the "Revolution through Food" with us!



Application procedure

  • Resume and Cover letter

  • Interview #1

  • Interview #2

  • Welcome