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The Kraft Heinz Company is one of the largest food and beverage companies in the world, with eight $1 billion+ brands and global sales of approximately $25 billion. We’re a globally trusted producer of high-quality, great-tasting, and nutritious foods for over 150 years. Our brands are truly global, with products produced and marketed in over 40 countries. These beloved products include condiments and sauces, cheese and dairy, meals, meats, refreshment beverages, coffee, infant and nutrition products, and numerous other grocery products in a portfolio of more than 200 legacy and emerging brands.

No matter the brand, we’re united under one vision: To sustainably grow by delighting more consumers globally. Bringing this vision to life is our team of 39,000+ food lovers, creative thinkers, and high performers worldwide. Together, we help provide meals to those in need through our global partnership with Rise Against Hunger. We also stand committed to responsible, sustainable practices that extend to every facet of our business, our consumers, and our communities. Every day, we’re transforming the food industry with bold thinking and unprecedented results. If you share our passion – and are ready to create the future, build a legacy, and lead as a global citizen – there’s only one thing to do: join our table and let’s make life delicious!

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We're not afraid to think differently. Embrace new ideas. Dream big. We empower our people at every level – from entry-level intern to senior leader – to own their work. We share a responsibility to think like Owners – to be mindful of the collective and sustained success of Kraft Heinz – which we apply to every situation, every day.

As part of Kraft Heinz, you're supported to grow and achieve. You’re expected to bring your authentic self to work every day, to lead with humility, and drive outstanding performance at every level – and you’ll be rewarded. You’re given opportunities to leave a mark and build a legacy. But you won’t do it alone. You’re supported by passionate teammates along the way, and our collective, collaborative spirit fuels our incredible progress.

General information

All posting locations: London, , United Kingdom

Job Function: 05 - Marketing

Department: 05 - 21 - Adv- Digital- Graphic Design-D

Date Published: 21-Dec-2021

Job Type: Regular

Description & Requirements

About the Position

At Kraft Heinz- Media Planning and Strategy plays a huge role in the success of our advertising. As a Media Manager- you will be the in-house expert responsible for the efficiency and effectiveness of our media supporting the entire Kraft Heinz product portfolio in the UK.

Main Responsibilities

  • Work with brand managers to develop and deliver effective- efficient- and innovative media plans for our campaigns- across all channels.

  • Create the annual test and learn plan with a focus on performance optimisation and innovation.

  • Own the annual communication calendar – working with brand managers to create a single consumer view.

  • Support in the creation of the Kraft Heinz data strategy; leveraging data to deliver more relevant communications through digital media.

  • Bring our new consumer segmentation to the heart of our media plans.

  • Develop our approach to measurable performance marketing – directing sales to our D2C site (heinztohome.co.uk) and our retail partners.

  • Evolve and maintain strategic relationships with key media partners e.g. Google & Facebook.

The perfect candidate would have:

  • Worked within media before – either at an agency- media owner or brand – with excellent knowledge of traditional and digital media.

  • Experience bringing consumer segmentations to life through media.

  • Understanding of the importance of data and targeting in advertising- and experience building a data strategy.

  • A good understanding of media & marketing theory and how brands grow.

  • A passion for digital media and the evolving media landscape.

The perfect candidate would be:

  • An entrepreneurial thinker – thinks of solutions to problems outside the box.

  • Curious – always asks why? and what next?

  • Great relationship builder – bring together and inspire agencies and cross business teams.

  • Logical and creative – equally passionate about the data and targeting as the creative.

  • Organised – comfortable managing large budgets and annual campaigns.

  • An owner – takes ownership of projects and wants to make a difference

What we offer you

  • A chance to be at the centre of the Media& Digital transformation- with regular exposure to senior stakeholders.

  • An ambitious employer; we want to the best for you and your development.

  • Ownership and the chance to make an impact  from Day 1.

  • An accelerated career trajectory which few other companies can match.

  • A competitive salary and above-market bonus structure.

  • An environment to learn and develop in a daring and driven workplace.

Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity