December 4, 2017

Assistant Brand Manager

No Cow

Job Description

Job Title: Assistant Brand Manager
Reporting to: Brand Manager
Company: No Cow
Location: Denver, CO

OVERVIEW:
D’s Naturals, which is transitioning to No Cow (www.nocow.com), was founded in 2015 by 18-year-old Daniel “D” Katz. D’s Naturals is revolutionizing the natural foods industry and is currently one of its fastest growing brands – already reaching $10 million in annual sales.
The No Cow portfolio provides consumers with products that are dairy free, soy free, gluten free, vegan, non-GMO, high in plant-based protein, and contain only 1g of sugar per serving! The products are highly differentiated in the plant-based nutrition space with a unique nutritional profile and amazing taste. No Cow products can be found in over 12,000 stores nationwide with rapidly growing distribution. The Company is poised to continue to accelerate growth based on a substantial investment from 2x Consumer Products Growth Partners (a leader in growth capital for emerging branded CPG businesses; see www.2xpartners.com) and 301, Inc. (the new business development and venturing unit of General Mills; see www.301inc.com)

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Assistant Brand Manager is a critical member of the marketing team, responsible for providing short and long term strategic direction for the brand. This position is responsible for specific projects and activities in support of the No Cow business. The ABM must be a strong “leader” and a “doer”. Individuals must have a keen view of the external environment including general trends impacting the business. Candidate must have a willingness to succeed in building a brand, be able to work in a team environment and be passionate about the brand values.
JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Support in executing annual marketing plans to include digital activation, grassroots sampling initiatives, advertising, shopper marketing, market research and product development; includes writing creative briefs and managing project timelines
• Manage new innovation and packaging projects
• Oversee No Cow online store and Amazon marketing activations
• Lead development of shopper marketing & retail materials to meet customer & consumer objectives
• Flawlessly execute special projects including trade shows and in-store/special events
• Manage marketing budgets
• Conduct external and internal assessments of the business environment including competitors, marketing plans, customers, and industry trends

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
• Bachelor’s degree required
• 2+ years of brand management experience
• Excellent understanding of brand marketing and the ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial atmosphere and be a strong self-starter & dot-connector
• Able to manage complexity and multiple priorities simultaneously
• Strong project and time management skills essential
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Self-motivated, innovative, collaborative, multi-tasker, pro-active, and creative
• Ability to be “hands on” with projects and miscellaneous tasks
• Be able to work in a team environment and be passionate about being a leader and a doer
• Live the Brand! – passion for both health and fitness! – and excited to help shape the culture & direction of this fast-growing brand

Qualified candidates can send resume with subject “Assistant Brand Manager” to Nicole@nocow.com.