Marketing Manager - 14 Month Contract in Mississauga at Kruger Products

Date Posted: 11/6/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Mississauga
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/6/2020

Job Description

At Kruger Products we have a shared vision for greatness. We manufacture some of North America’s most popular tissue brands - Cashmere®, Purex®, Scotties®’, SpongeTowels®, White Cloud®, as well as products for use away from home. We always want to do better for our customers and our world. The awards we’ve earned remind us that our hard work and commitment to doing the right thing pays off. But they aren’t what keep us going. It’s the people who work here, who believe in what we do – and how we do it that truly matters.

We are leaders in our communities, leaders in sustainability, and leaders in connecting with our consumers. Our headquarters is in Mississauga, ON, but we proudly have nearly 2,500 employees spread across eight manufacturing plants in Quebec, British Columbia, Ontario, and Tennessee.

 WHAT YOU WILL DO

The Marketing Manager will oversee marketing projects and activities for our Bathroom Tissue line. They will support the VP of Marketing by providing and maintaing accurate market information to assist with the development of the overall marketing strategy. This is a 14-month contract.

In this role, you will:

  • Execute marketing programs, including consumer promotions, coupon activities, and website updates
  • Establish and maintain a competitive analysis by audting new product introductions, packaging, promotions, communication, and pricing
  • Complete monthly reports on sales and performance, quality assurance and put together business reviews and presentations
  • Execute packaging changes through coordination of activites with external suppliers and internal stakeholders
  • Manage Cashmere & Purex social media initiatives 

WHAT YOU WILL BRING

  • Education: University degree with a Marketing or Business focus
  • Experience: 3-5 years of marketing experience; Assistant or Brand Manager level in packaged goods marketing. Advertising exposure an asset
  • Technical: Proficient in all Microsoft support software; Excel, Word and PowerPoint, as well as Workstation Plus
  • Excellent project management and multitasking skills
  • Creative thinker
  • Package design development experience and/or demonstrate a keen interest in design or fashion

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU

Our mission is to make everyday life more comfortable for our consumers. Together we bring this mission to life. As an ever-evolving business, there are always exciting new challenges, diverse career options, and opportunities to innovate. Want to learn more? Come unleash your greatness with Kruger Products.

We have been named one of GTA’s Top Employers for the past 8 consecutive years, as well as Forbes' Best Employers in Canada.

Kruger Products is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from all qualified individuals.  Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under KPLP’s Accessibility Policy and Multi-Year Accessibility Plan - 1.04.33.  Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

We thank all applicants for their interest in Kruger Products but only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.