Bayer Bayer Animal Health Associate Brand Manager in Shawnee Mission, Kansas

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Bayer is a global enterprise with core competencies in the Life Science fields of health care and agriculture. Its products and services are designed to benefit people and improve their quality of life.

At Bayer you have the opportunity to be part of a culture where we value the passion of our employees to innovate and give them the power to change.

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Bayer Animal Health Associate Brand Manager

Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Bayer Animal Health Associate Brand Manager are to:

  • Provide an ongoing analysis of the brand and competitive environment. Draw accurate conclusions from financial and other quantitative data, and effectively uses quantitative data to make sound recommendations. Present quantitative data in a useful manner for planning or decision-making. (Includes: business case development, campaign evaluation/debrief, basis for forecasting assumptions;

  • Identify and recommend key initiatives to the brand manager based on knowledge gained from an in-depth understanding of the brand and category, as well as knowledge of channel and consumer insights and dynamics;

  • Manage projects and execution of brand initiatives as identified and assigned by the brand manager. Foster cross-functional team collaboration while ensuring that projects/initiatives meet timelines. Ability to communicate Marketing’s strategy/goals/must-wins cross-functionally in order to help advance decision-making and project stages;

  • Work to administrate a sound and realistic budget. Foster effective communication between the brand and finance team so that all financial aspects of the brand's initiatives are accurately captured. Identify potential shifts in spending as brand initiatives and priorities change throughout the plan;

  • Advance some tactical aspects of advertising plans, including copy review, and updating the agency on the latest development of the brand and category;

  • Utilize knowledge gained from various analysis and relation with members of the brand's cross-functional team to develop clearly written brand status reports;

  • Work closely with multiple agencies to communicate brand strategy and ensures that the strategy is reflected in the executional plan;

  • Provide forecasting manager with recommendations and insights based on knowledge gained from a working forecasting model, and connect information provided by the brand's cross-functional team.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Masters’ Degree with two plus years of marketing work experience, a plus. Typical knowledge and skills normally acquired by achievement of a Bachelor’s degree with six years of relevant marketing experience;

  • Critical Skills include:

  • Critical Thinking - The ability to perform in-depth analysis, demonstrate sound business judgment and make recommendations based on strong financial and quantitative skills;

  • Planning and Execution - It is essential to be able to establish plans, manage projects, timeline and execution, work efficiently and effectively;

  • Collaboration - Must demonstrate strong interpersonal skills and the ability to build positive working relationships and lead by influence;

  • Strong Interpersonal Skills - The ability to build positive working relationships and lead by influence;

  • Communication - Fosters open communication, preparing written communication, speaking and presenting effectively;

  • Self-Management.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country:United States

Location:KS-Shawnee Mission