Graduate Marketing Executive – (Brand Marketing / Food Manufacturing)

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St Albans
22 Aug 2019
19 Sep 2019
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Graduate Marketing Executive – (Brand Marketing / Food Manufacturing) 

At Burton’s Biscuits we now have a great opportunity for someone to join us in a Graduate Development role within our Brand Marketing team. This is a great opportunity for a 2019 graduate looking for their first role. 

Location: Office Based, St Albans, Hertfordshire – Our office is within in walking distance of St Albans City Station 
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Company Performance Bonus, 25 days holiday (option to buy up to 5 extra days a year), Company Pension Scheme, Single Healthcare Cover, Free Fruit, Free Fitness Clubs such as running, yoga and boot camp, and a flexible working policy 
Contract: Full Time, Permanent 

Key Dates for your diary 

Start Date: We are looking for successful candidates to join us in September 

Who Are We? 

At Burton’s Biscuit we are the home of Jammie Dodgers, Maryland Cookies, Wagon Wheels and Thomas Fudge’s to name just a few of our brands. We are incredibly lucky to work in the world of making delicious biscuits! 

We are the UK’s third largest – and fastest-growing – biscuit manufacturer, and our vision is to have a shared Pride and Passion for baking great biscuits & snacks that delight our consumers, shoppers and our customers. Our Head Office is in St Albans but the majority of out 1800 employees are based in our four bakeries in Llantarnam, Blackpool, Edinburgh and Dorset. 

Alongside some of the nation’s most loved snack brands, such as Maryland, Jammie Dodgers and Wagon Wheels, we have secured a long term agreement to allow us to manufacture a number of Mars branded biscuit products, Marmite biscuits and Cathedral City savoury snacks. We are also forming key strategic partnerships within the Retailer Private Label sector. 

What are we all about? 

Here at Burton’s Biscuit Company we pride ourselves on being an employer of choice. Our goal is to support our team in achieving their career goals, by providing a working environment that offers opportunity, support, scope and pace of change. Our culture is the foundation of our business. We are fast paced, agile and fun. 

So let’s start with a little more about our opening….… 

Marketing Executive 

Supporting a Senior Brand Manager, you will join a team that works very cross functionally and you will help drive and grow the core brands for the business through a range of tools, retailer channels & events. Innovation is a key part of the role and you’ll get to see idea’s come to life through working with the NPD & R&D teams. 

This role would suit someone who is interested in creating new products, seeing projects through to completion and is enthusiastic at the thought of creating exciting brand messages both internally and externally to consumers & retailers. 

Key Criteria 

- We are looking for graduates who have a 2:1 or above in a Marketing related degree. 
- Ideally you will also have had some experience gained within a marketing role or experience in a commercial retail / FMCG head office role which can be a marketing function. This can be through an internship, placement or recent experience gained outside of university. 
- Can demonstrate and articulate a clear passion for a career in Marketing within the FMCG sector. 

How to Apply 

Please apply online along with your CV, during this process you’ll be asked to complete a number of short questions as part of the application form. When completing these questions please be conscious that they will form part of the review process. 

REF: 88687

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