Assistant Brand Manager

Expiring today

New York, NY, United States
Apr 06, 2017
Apr 27, 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our story began over 25 years ago with a simple but revolutionary idea - to create the perfect cup of coffee. An industry pioneer, Nestlé Nespresso has become an international reference for the highest quality coffee and an iconic symbol of refined elegance. We are now in more than 50 countries and our team has grown well beyond 7,000 employees. We are part of Nestlé SA in Switzerland, the world's largest food company. Nespresso USA continues to drive momentum and innovation in our market segment, and in North America, we're just getting started. 

The Vertuo Assistant Brand Manager is responsible for the development and seamless execution of the go-to-market plans for the Nespresso Vertuo System in the US Market. As a key strategic brand lead for our Vertuo system, this position is responsible for the planning, development, and analysis of the Vertuo platform ensuring all programming initiatives are aligned cross-functionally, both internally and externally with our core business growth targets.


  • Develop a strong end-to-end acquisition plan for the leading growth system in our market including strategic recommendation, development, and execution across our top channels and key target audiences

  • Manage the execution of the ideal go-to-market strategy leveraging both consumer insights and HQ innovation planning

  • Lead the development of the US Vertuo communication plan, collaborating with cross-functional teams and enabling a flawless in-market execution

  • Regularly participate in cross-functional meetings communicating marketing plans and preparing key stakeholders for upcoming programming launches

  • Evaluate KPI performance to provide recommended solutions to increase channel growth and performance

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or University required

  • Degree in fields such as Marketing and/or Business preferred

  • 3 years Brand Management experience required

  • 3 years creative agency management experience preferred

  • Experience in a multi-national, cross-channel environment preferred

  • Strong Project Management skills

  • Ability to work independently with limited direction

  • Strong communication skills, both speaking and written

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Excellent presentation skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite