S.C. Johnson & Son, Inc.
The Associate Brand Manager for Base Innovation on Toilet and Bath and will support the global innovation pipeline & strategy to deliver breakthrough portfolio innovation in a prioritized Global Consumer Brands businesses (Toilet is Invest and Bath is Defend).They will identify opportunities through a deep consumer understanding & will prioritize through their commercial & brand strategy foundations. This role will partner with cross functional teams to deliver solutions by leveraging innovation platforms to create scalable & ownable product stories.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Accountable for Toilet and Bath innovation pipeline development & projects to deliver against an expanding GCB ambition.
Translating unmet consumer needs into winning concepts that meet category & customer needs
Scope, Lead & Deliver new product innovation to fuel the commercial business
Support a 5Y product and marketing innovation pipeline to address consumer needs and enhance our brand equity by immersing in problems to solve and the brand North Star.
Partner with markets/clusters in the IGP planning against local problems to solve by building and aligning global solutions with local markets and senior regional leadership.
Understand consumer and shopper insights that drive segment priorities. Analyze, distill and make conclusions/recommendations to support business initiatives and priorities.
Required Skills / Experience / Competencies:
5+ years of relevant experience or 3+ years of experience and Advanced Degree
Must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship
Preferred Skills / Experience / Competencies:
Ability to execute highly complex or specialized projects; adapts precedent and makes significant departures from traditional approaches to develop solutions.
Experience with, and passion for, portfolio and product innovation. Distilling consumer insights into meaningful & differentiated product offerings
Proven project leadership capability with excellent ability to work with cross functional teams is critical, and a key success driver.
Ability to remove barriers by focusing on priorities, making timely decisions, and maximizing empowerment
High sense of urgency to deliver winning results individually and through others
Approach situations and processes with curiosity and open?mindedness while applying new learnings
Global experience/exposure is ideal, but not required.
Prior FMCG/CPG experience preferred.
Some travel may be required
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