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Arla Global Brand Manager, Arla Brand (temporary) - Aarhus or Stockholm

“Have you been seeking a new experience, global experience or a pure brand role? Seize the opportunity to work on a diverse brand role with massively impact, joining our dynamic team on an exciting role for 6 months” says Katie Reed, global VP of the Arla Brand.


About the job

As our Global Brand Manager, you act as the custodian of the Arla brand supporting implementation of strategic projects, e.g. brand guidelines, digital media, shopper activation, purpose, packaging or support to develop new strategic communication. In this short term assignment you will be able to create huge impact with ownership for specific projects, as well as support for global and EU markets on operationalising strategic projects.


The role reports to the Global Director of Arla Brand & Sustainability within the EU Marketing & Commercial Operations team. The team is based in our global Headquarters in Aarhus, Denmark, but you can be based either in Denmark or at our country HQ in Stockholm, Sweden. Regardless, you will need to have the flexibility to travel approximately 2 days per month.


Who are you?

You know brands and how to develop their equity and communications. You are adept at working with complex challenges and you’re a great collaborator knowing how to bring people along on the journey by setting direction. You can build strong relationships and networks, you are able to make use of your creative flair to make an impact on brands and consumers, but also through others. You are passionate about consumers and brand development and you:

• Have solid experience and a passion for brands and have worked with marketing

• Have 3-5 years of work experience in FMCG

• Experience with agencies and understand how to get the best out of the collaboration

• You are a strong brand manager with the leadership skills and experience to progress where this experience would benefit your next step

• Fluent in English


What are we about in the Marketing and Commercial operations Euro Zone team?

Our strategic purpose is to be catalysts for transformational change in Europe to deliver profitable growth and become true nr1 for customers and consumers. While being a diverse team we have a common agenda to set direction for Arla brand, categories and commercial excellence. We aspire to make Arla brand a household name, driving growth of Arla sub-brands and Apetina. We lead scale and efficiencies at all commercial levels. We build best in class sales and category capabilities and across all areas solve difficult issues for the frontline. We aim to do this by:

• Leading courageously

• Creating followership and giving trust

• Minimizing bureaucracy and getting things done

• Connecting markets and functions for greater outcome

• We are passionate about what we do and like to have fun


Application and contact

Go for it and apply as soon as possible. Interviews will commence imminently. For additional information, please contact Monica Holmvik Persdotter on +46733449270. We will process applications on a continuous basis and we will close role when we have the right candidate.


We have a purpose for Good
At Arla, we strive to unlock the highest potential in each other while working together to create a sustainable future of dairy. We call it Stronger People Stronger Planet and it is deeply anchored in our organisation and founded on our commitment to respecting human rights, increasing access to healthy dairy nutrition, inspiring good food habits, and improving the environment for future generations. In order to succeed we need to hire people with a sustainable mindset. Could this be you?


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