Unilever Global Assistant Brand Manager, Clear in Singapore, Singapore

Global Assistant Brand Manager, Clear



Unilever is one of the world’s leading suppliers of Food, Home and Personal Care products with sales in over 190 countries and reaching 2 billion consumers a day. It has 172,000 employees and generated sales of €48.4 billion in 2014. Over half (57%) of the company’s footprint is in developing and emerging markets. Unilever has more than 400 brands found in homes around the world, including Persil, Dove, Knorr, Domestos, Hellmann’s, Lipton, Wall’s, PG Tips, Ben & Jerry’s, Marmite, Magnum and Lynx.

Unilever’s Sustainable Living Plan (USLP) commits to:

  • Decoupling growth from environmental impact.

  • Helping more than a billion people take action to improve their health and well-being.

  • Enhancing the livelihoods of millions of people by 2020.

Unilever was ranked number one in its sector in the 2014 Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In the FTSE4Good Index, it achieved the highest environmental score of 5. It led the list of Global Corporate Sustainability Leaders in the 2014 GlobeScan/SustainAbility annual survey for the fourth year running, and in 2015 was ranked the most sustainable food and beverage company in Oxfam’s Behind the Brands Scorecard.

Unilever has been named in LinkedIn’s Top 3 most sought-after employers across all sectors.

For more information about Unilever and its brands, please visit www.unilever.com . For more information on the USLP: www.unilever.com/sustainable-living/ JOB TITLE: Global Assistant Brand Manager, Clear




Drive Brand Growth and Profitability in Assigned Market(s):

  • Under the supervision of Global Brand Manager, work as the docking lead for one of key Southeast Asia (SEA) markets (Vietnam/Indonesia/Thailand). Own and co-lead the country business plan with local team and proactively initiate plans to drive brand Profit & Loss (P&L) in the market and pre-empt competition.

  • Develop an in-depth understanding of local markets, consumers and shoppers – the business environment in which the brands compete including category segments, channels and target consumers.

  • Analyze information to define sharp issues and opportunities and proactively lead the market growth agenda

Co-Lead Innovation, Renovation, Brand-Led Growth Projects

  • Support Global Brand Manager in exploring key opportunities and consumer insights for cluster/global innovations/renovations and initiating projects for Core and future core portfolio.

  • Help with the creation and implementation of market research plans to prepare and validate the projects.

  • Lead project management including building project networks and defining key milestones, following up with team members.

  • Help lead cross-functional teams including Finance, Consumer & Market Insight, R&D, Supply Chain to ensure successful project implementation in countries

  • Work with relevant agency partners to develop consumer centric communication plan to launch the mix across channels: traditional media, digital, POP etc.

  • Monitor and review effectiveness of project implementation and brand performance, to propose corrective actions if required

Support in Building Brand Strategy and Execution Expertise:

  • Support Global Brand Manager/Global Brand Director in some assigned strategy work

  • Own one center of expertise that drive future capabilities to execute brand initiatives with excellence in markets.


  • Brand Community (Global and local teams)

  • Finance team

  • Consumer & Market Insights team

  • Supply Chain, Sourcing

  • Research and Development

  • Agencies (Creative, Digital, Instore etc.)


  • Degree with at least 2-3 years marketing experience. Experience in developing and landing innovation projects is a plus point.

  • A passion for Brand Development, Digital/Mobile, Activation and Unilever

  • Good understanding about FMCG business dynamic and strong insights about market and consumers.

  • Positive, assertive yet empathetic leadership, with exceptional ‘soft skills’ to enable delivery through high degrees of collaboration and partnership, especially among our countries; agencies and multifunctional teams

  • Extremely high commitment to work on multiple projects with high speed.

  • Passion for learning and continuous improvement


Please apply online by clicking on “Apply Online” below. Your application will be reviewed against our requirements. Should you not meet our immediate requirements, your profile will be registered in our talent pool system and we will match your profile to suitable future vacancies.

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Thank you for your interest and application.

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Primary Location: Singapore-Singapore (District Level)-Singapore (City Level)-UAPL - Mapletree Biz City

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Unposting Date: Mar-27-2018

Req ID: 1800045U