JOB OF THE WEEK: Jakks Pacific

By Katie Roberts

November 2nd 2011 at 10:02AM
JOB OF THE WEEK: Jakks Pacific

Jakks is looking for a Brand Manager for its girls category.

Jakks Pacific is on the recruitment drive again. The group is made up of Jakks, CDI, Tolly Tots, Kids Only and Disguise, under the Jakks Pacific corporate umbrella.  
 
Jakks is looking for a brand/senior brand manager to champion and lead its girls category. Working on the full spectrum from fashion doll to role-play, the new recruit will be responsible for the UK mainly, with top line Pan European direction.

The firm is looking for an experienced candidate with strong category insight and commercial ability to launch two new girls brands.

The ideal candidate will be of graduate calibre, with three years experience of girls/girls fashion dolls, preferential.

The new recruit will enjoy a wealth of A&P budget to deliver exciting marketing campaigns, but will have the confidence to formulate and drive trade/consumer strategies with sales and accounts. TV media/PR briefing along with forecasting, budgeting and TLP work will be part of the monitoring role, steering new strategies to hit brand goals if required. 

The brand manager will work closely with our global brand teams and partners to maintain consistent communication of brand activity and key information to internal business partners.
 
This is an ideal time to be part of the team if you enjoy making a difference. Jakks UK is a fun and fast moving environment with great prospects if you have ambition. So if you really want to make a mark on a category and the industry, please get in touch.  
 
Please email with covering letter and CV to opportunities.uk@JAKKS.com