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Brand Manager

  • Posted: 22 Nov 2023
  • Marketing
  • Chatswood
  • Australia
  • Hybrid

About the job

We’re looking for a strong brand champion with excellent commercial acumen. You will be responsible for the development, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of marketing initiatives as per the agreed strategy to drive growth in the Aptamil portfolio in the infant milk category in ANZ. 

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

  • Managing key internal and external functions according to timelines, and progression through the innovation gate process.
  • Managing pipeline development by using your in-depth understanding of consumer and healthcare nutrition insights.
  • Identify, develop and validate innovation pipeline in partnership with various cross-functional teams.
  • Develop brand strategies based on consumer insights, observations and commercial performance. 
  • Getting the best from your Agency Partners – Develop integrated communication plans and leading multiple agencies
  • ATL/BTL execution with strong digital focus. Actively work with digital team in ongoing development and optimisation of total customer journey

About you

To be successful in this role you will need to have demonstrable experience, contributing or leading the marketing strategy for a brand or product. You will thrive when collaborating with a variety of internal and external stakeholders and possess the ability “think big” whilst managing the day-to-day activities for the brand. 

Ideally you will have: 
• Minimum 4+ years in FMCG consumer marketing. 
• Tertiary Qualified – preferably in Marketing or Business.
• Exposure to brand planning and innovation.
• Exceptional organisational and project management skills.
• Strong commercial experience.
• Excellent written and verbal communication with the ability to collaborate with a variety of different stakeholders and cross-functional teams. 
• Ability to understand key profit & loss and brand health/market measures. 

About us

Do things your way. The way you work, the way you develop, the way you progress, it’s all up to you.

Working here you’ll need to enjoy a fast-pace, complexity and it can get a little challenging, but it’s packed with opportunities. You’ll work with some of the best-known brands in the world, such as YoPro, Activia, Aptamil and Karicare, and we guarantee that you can just be yourself.  

Always looking to bring the outside in to continuously improve our ways of working as well as our Danoners day to day experiences, we have been awarded – 


• Great Place to Work accreditation – a globally recognized programme where we feature as one of Australia’s top places to work 
• 2020 Finalist in the Australian HR Awards for the category “Employer of Choice” 
• Winner of the 2020 Employer of Choice awards through the NZ HRD Awards


Be innovative and entrepreneurial and the impact you could make might just amaze you. Join our movement for a healthier world. One Planet One Health  BY YOU.
Danone is an equal opportunities employer. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply regardless of race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, or disability status. If you require any assistance during the recruitment process because of a disability, please enclose details within your application. 


Here at Danone we are passionate about our people. Through regular performance and development conversations with your manager as well as a number of online and offline learning opportunities, you truly are in control of your own career pathway.


As well as this we also offer - 
• Thank Danone it’s Friday! 3pm finishes every Friday 
• Fully subsidized top level health insurance 
• Flexible and hybrid working arrangements 

We believe everyone has talent, something which comes natural to you. Your uniqueness is something which brings both excellence as well as energises you.

Application procedure

  • Resume and Cover letter

  • Interview #1

  • Interview #2

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