Marketing Director - Coffee in Indianapolis IN

Marketing Director - Coffee
Job ID: 
Indianapolis IN
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Job Types:
Director/VP Marketing, New Product Marketing/Innovation, Product/Brand Management
Employment Type:
Full Time

Our client, a dynamic and fast-growing CPG manufacturer with innovative products, is seeking a Marketing Director who will accelerate the growth of its portfolio while developing new products to bring to market. This is a great opportunity for an entrepreneurial leader with strong consumer product (coffee, beverage, food) marketing experience to make an impact in an exciting category!

Responsibilities include:

  • Develop and refine the vision for the product category
  • Determine optimal go-to-market approach – customers, channels, brands, product portfolio, consumer targets
  • Hire and build a team, and establish the culture within this group
  • Effectively sell ideas internally and to prospective external licensing partners
  • Execute the required business model to deliver initial and explosive growth
  • Roll up your sleeves and make things happen by getting into the details and doing the execution

Ideal candidates will have:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 10+ years of leadership and marketing experience in Consumer-Packaged Goods. Coffee experience is a must.
  • Start-up/entrepreneurial experience a plus
  • Entrepreneurial mindset with a track record of taking a game-changing innovation to market and successfully growing it
  • External partnership development experience a plus
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and a sense of urgency to capitalize on opportunities
  • Passion for coffee – you rarely go a day without it!

BrainWorks is a premier executive search firm that delivers superior talent to drive business performance. Our consultants are experts in their practice areas, which include Consumer Products Careers; CRM, Direct/Database Marketing and Customer Sciences/Advanced Analytics; Accounting and Finance; Information Technology; Private Equity & Corporate Finance Digital Marketing and eCommerce; and Consumer Insights and Market Research.

The Consumer Products Practice Group places top performing candidates from mid to senior-level executives with companies spanning from Fortune 10 to midsize regional and national firms. Our consumer products recruiters have extensive knowledge of current trends and industry challenges. Some examples of Consumer Products Executive Searches would include C-level Officers, VP’s, Directors and Senior Managers in the areas of Sales, Marketing, Product Development, and Operations.

BrainWorks prides itself on quality, speed and GUARANTEED RESULTS, delivered through our unique QUASAR approach. When you partner with BrainWorks, your company will receive intelligence and industry expertise from consultants who are trustworthy, caring and passionate about your business needs. .

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