Procter & Gamble Inc.

Ontario

Assistant Brand Manager - Full Time - May to September 2018 Start Dates

Sep 24, 2017
Competitive
Toronto, Ontario
Entry Level, Early Career

Assistant Brand Manager - Full Time


May to September 2018 Start Dates - Toronto


Job # BRM00000786

Did you know P&G products are enjoyed nearly 5 billion times a day?  With the strongest portfolio of trusted, quality, leadership brands like Pampers®, Tide®, Always®, Pantene®, Bounty®, Downy®, Febreze®, Gillette®, Crest®, Oral-B®, Olay®, Old Spice®, and Braun®, we focus on improving lives through our people & products. P&G has been named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers for 12 of the past 13 years, and other recent accolades include Canada's 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures, Canada's Best Diversity Employers, and Canada's Top Employers for Young People. Global awards include being named one of the World's Most Admired Companies (Fortune), World's Most Attractive Employers (Universum), and #1 on the list of the 40 Best Companies for Leaders (Chief Executive Magazine) for 3 of the past 4 years.

WHAT SETS P&G CANADA APART AS AN EMPLOYER?

Investing in the best talent to become tomorrow's leaders! We aim to attract, recruit, reward, and advance the best talent across Canada, and we are proud to promote exclusively from within. This means we are not just offering you for a job out of university, we are hiring you with the expectation that you will grow into one of our future leaders. From day one you will be given real responsibility that will increase over time, and along this path you will receive the training and coaching you need to succeed. That's why we are recognized as one of the best companies to work for in Canada and globally.

Our commercial functions (Brand and Sales) offer a customizable career-path. First, you will develop a strong skill set in the function you start in, enjoying the diversity of roles within this function. Next, depending on your interest, skills, and potential, you can further customize your career- grow within your field, explore cross-functional opportunities across brand and sales, or pursue international opportunities within P&G.

Check out P&G Canada's new recruiting video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2DGRhvAXnvI.

WHAT ARE THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF AN ASSISTANT BRAND MANAGER IN OUR BRAND FUNCTION?

Here, we want you to get your career off to a fast start. From day one, you will be leading projects that have a direct impact on our $3 billion+ Canadian business.  Assistant Brand Managers play a key role in leading multi-functional teams aimed at achieving industry leadership in share, volume, household penetration, and sales growth. We constantly analyze the business, our consumers, the trade, and competition. We develop best-in-class strategies and plans leveraging both our insights, and the advertising toolkit designed by the head office.  We execute with excellence in Canada across holistic touch-points - including media, digital (including social media), PR, pricing, distribution, and merchandising.

WHAT CAN YOU EXPECT WHEN YOU JOIN US?

In Canada, our Brand function is responsible for partnering with our North America head office to design effective strategies to win within the Canadian market. We own making product, pricing, forecast and local strategy decisions, and lead a large multi-functional team.  We adapt and tailor a North American advertising toolkit for local insights. We work closely with creative and media agencies to execute the advertising toolkit in the most effective way possible and amplify locally where relevant.

QUALIFICATIONS:

We select  candidates from a wide range of disciplines. We require people who possess outstanding leadership, interpersonal communication and problem solving/ analytical skills, with a proven track record of success in varied endeavours and a passion for winning. Ideal candidates are fresh graduates or those with some work experience (0-3 years) that are available to start employment between May and September 2018.

HOW TO APPLY:

Visit www.pgcareers.com and search Job # BRM00000786 to apply for the Assistant Brand Manager role. Please copy/paste your resume to your online application; we do not require a cover letter or transcripts.  Finish your job application/assessments by September 24, 2017 to be considered for this position.

If you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please email careers.im@pg.com to provide your contact information. P&G Talent Supply staff will contact you within 1 week. 

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