Project Manager – Marketing

Project Manager – Marketing

Reporting to the HARIBO Marketing Manager (Tertiary, Portfolio and Export) on a day-to-day basis, the HARIBO Project Manager will be responsible for supporting the implementation and delivery of comprehensive plans surrounding HARIBO Portfolio business, delivering against stretching growth targets and increasing business demands.

Project Manager – Marketing Responsibilities:

• Feasibility checks
• Development and launch actions including but not limited to management of CPs, product & packaging trials and artworking approvals
• Post launch tracking and reviews
• Work collaboratively with local and international stakeholders to support the delivery of projects
• Closely cooperate with Sales to implement tactical product initiatives
• Monitor market trends, analyse data, competitor activity, attend trade shows where necessary
• Adhere to style guidelines, legal and international corporate procedures
• Liaise with Head Office in Germany and wider European teams
• Understanding and complying with the requirements of the Environmental Management System (EMS) and the Environmental Permit to the extent it affects your role

Project Manager – Marketing Requirements:

• Marketing experience within FMCG environment is essential
• Strong project management skills are essential including the ability to multi-task and manage a range of projects
• Good product development experience
• A passion for consumers and marketing
• Strategic, critical and problem solving thinking
• Excellent attention to detail and project timeline management
• Ability to work to and deliver on deadlines
• Ability to work in and a cultivate a team environment, including cross functions
• A strong, confident communicator
• Flexibility to travel as required


HARIBO, the world’s biggest manufacturer of fruit gums and liquorice products entered the UK market in 1972, when it acquired a majority stake in the English firm Dunhills (Pontefract).

Location: Castleford, West Yorkshire

Job type: Part Time, 12 month Fixed Term Contract, 25.5 hours per week

Salary: £Competitive

You may have experience of the following: Marketing, Project Manager, Project Management, Product Manager, Marketing Executive, Creative Agency, Social media, Creative Marketing, Marketer, Marketeer, Account Manager etc.

Ref: 93408