Brand General Manager - Multinational Beauty Business

Michael Page


Ref: HP350-5860

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Exceptionally exciting opportunity as Brand Owner to drive all creative and strategic direction autonomously for a global, leading beauty business on one of their most iconic brands!

Client Details

Global, leading multinational beauty giant with some of the world's most iconic, heritage brands!


Key responsibilities of the role will include but not limited to:

* Full brand ownership, collaborating with all corporate departments to deliver the brand go-to-market strategy
* Full commercial plan ownership in collaboration with the Commercial Director
* Fully accountable to deliver the full Brand P&L
* Holds primary accountability for achieving brand sales, marketing (understanding and defining the consumer journey), building on the product marketing management strength
* Working closely with the senior leadership to define strategy, set goals, drive the business, execute and implement plans
* Owns the Integrated Business Planning process for the brand
* Understands the consumer and defines the consumer journey; leads Education team and ensures effective customer experience delivery
* Owns the Retail strategy in partnership with distribution partner and Retail Director
* Owns the delivery of best-in-class retail execution and in-store experiences, according to brand specific consumer journey
* Owns full distribution strategy across channels.
* Accountable for the brand communication and media activation locally

Job Offer

There is a competitive package on offer and an unrivalled opportunity to join a leading multinational, highly reputable in the industry.


Key requirements for the role include:

* Extensive beauty industry knowledge and network of relationships in the industry - with customers, distributors, retailers, suppliers, advertising agencies, and other business partners
* Strategic mind including strong hands-on operational temperament (field oriented)
* Strong team player with excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
* Proven leadership in a global business
* Strong problem solving and analytical skills
* Strong knowledge in Digital Marketing, e-commerce and Social Media
* Brand-building experience
* Strong commercial acumen including P&L management
* International mindset
* Excellent organizational skills - ability to work on multiple projects
* Must have an understanding of the region

About the Company

Michael Page is one of the world's leading professional recruitment consultancies, specializing in the placement of candidates in permanent, contract, temporary and interim positions with clients around the world.

The Group has operations in the UK, Continental Europe, Asia-Pacific and the Americas. In the Middle East we focus on the areas of:

Finance & Accounting Banking & Financial Services Procurement Property & Construction Engineering & Supply Chain Oil & Gas Technical and Engineering Human Resources Sales Marketing Technology Secretarial Executive Search Legal

The Group operates through 161 offices in 33 countries and employs over 5,000 employees worldwide.

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