EMEA Food Industry Analyst – Food Ingredients Ref: 15625

£Competitive Plus Excellent Company Benefits

Ready to advance your career with a global leader that understands that success results from the incredible hardworking, dedicated and diverse people like you we are proud to call our colleagues. We also know that this success is down to having a talented commercial team ensuring our clients receive a world-class customer experience.

If working in a highly dynamic, rewarding global business is important to you, and you want to advance your career with a $9 billion market leader that can provide you with stability and exciting challenges, whilst supporting your personal growth and career ambitions, we’d love to hear from you.

Role Info:

EMEA Food Industry Analyst
UK Remote
Plus Excellent Company Benefits
Full Time
Company: Global Distributor of chemicals & ingredients used in everyday products

You will be responsible for supporting Head of Marketing and Technical Sales (HoM), EMEA and HoM, North America, in conducting market mapping of food ingredients market and product groups and coordinating strategic ingredient sales & marketing campaigns to support strategic plans for Food Focused Industry (FI) vertical.

You will work effectively as part of Food FI to coordinate, execute and monitor best-in-class practices to sales & marketing programs and initiatives. This role reports to the HoM EMEA whilst working with key stakeholders and supporting the Food FI team.

You’ll receive a highly competitive remuneration package including an annual performance related bonus depending on your skills and experience. You’ll get exclusive access to a huge range of discounts and benefits through our U-Benefits site as well as massive discounts on a fantastic range of products we supply.

You’ll get 33 days annual leave per year and can buy or sell days too. We’ll give you access to a generous pension scheme which can be enhanced to well above the legal minimum and peace of mind with death in service benefits. To help support your physical and mental wellbeing you can join our cycle to work scheme, discounted private healthcare plan and will have access to 24/7counselling and wellbeing support through our Employee Assistance Programme.

What you’ll deliver day-to-day:

+ Deliver regular market and sales research reports on strategic market segments using leading market databases such as Mintel, Euromonitor, Innova. Proactively conduct secondary research to provide insights to key product groups growth by market/ application.
+ Conduct preliminary research into emerging consumer trends in the food and nutrition arena, translating new vibes in the end consumer arena into opportunities for food ingredients commercialization.
+ Work with Head of Marketing & Technical Sales (HoM), Food Vertical leadership team, global marketing and communication teams (creative content writing, digital, user experience) to create and coordinate newsletters, white paper articles, concept features, testimonials, case studies and interviews, to be utilised for industry specialised content creation across a range of platforms.
+ Develop food market trends newsletters in focus market segments.
+ Assist HoMs in the development of content marketing campaigns.
+ Coordinate the creation, management, and maintenance of food market trends assets. Manage the company marketing collateral site Modus to ensure ease-of-use for Sales and Product Line Management teams.

About You:

You will have a bachelor’s degree, preferably in Data Analytics, Marketing, Business Management or related field of study.

You will have proficiency in Microsoft Suite and also have experience in project planning, coordination and execution, and good attention to detail.

Food industry background is highly desirable but not essential.

Who we are:

With revenues in excess of $9 billion, Univar Solutions is one of the largest chemical distribution businesses in the world. Our portfolio spans almost every industry, ranging from food ingredients and automotive to pharmaceutical, cosmetic and manufacturing industries. We deliver industry-leading products, services and technical support to help our customers find the right solution to their problems.

We are committed to fair employment practices for all our employees, regardless of race, nationality, religion or belief, gender or gender identity, sexual orientation, age, disability, maternity status or any other status protected by law.

Our Values:

+ Serious about safety
+ We do what we say
+ Where people matter
+ Valuable to others
+ Together we win

Sounds like a good fit? Apply here for a fast-track path to the Hiring Team who will review your application within 1-2 business days.

You may have worked in the following capacities: Data Analyst, Data Analytics, Marketing Coordinator, Product Coordinator, Food Ingredients.

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