Associate Marketing Manager - Strategic Growth

Gorton’s, the leading consumer brand in seafood since 1849, is seeking candidates with a career interest in brand management and we are looking for an individual who wants to make an immediate impact within our Strategic Growth team.  This team is responsible for the development and launch of breakthrough product innovation that is critical to driving growth over the next 5 years.  With growing consumer interest in the benefits of eating more protein and the importance of sustainability, there has never been a more exciting time to be innovative in the seafood category. 

Gorton’s combines the fast-paced entrepreneurial culture of a smaller company with the global resources and mentorship opportunities of a leading brand.  As an Associate Marketing Manager, at our Gloucester, Massachusetts headquarters, you will have the opportunity to uncover consumer insights based on research and analysis, develop and present recommendations, oversee product development, and execute diverse marketing programs.  Over time, you will be given greater responsibility in the development and implementation of strategies and initiatives to grow our business.  You will be expected to lead and collaborate with cross-functional teams made up of peers in other disciplines, including Research & Development, Operations, Finance and Sales.

Your first assignment in this role would be to lead our recently launched start-up brand focused on the natural food segment.  Responsibilities include in-market performance analysis, product optimization, marketing program strategy and execution, and development of expansion plans.  Both strategy and execution are critical to success in this role.

Qualifications include:         

  • Recent or 2019 MBA graduate with concentration in marketing
  • A passion for consumer products marketing
  • Insightful business analysis and creative capabilities
  • Demonstrated and inspired leadership ability
  • A team player and a self-starter with an obvious results orientation
  • Highly effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills that enable effective cross functional leadership

Gorton’s offers excellent growth potential along with an attractive benefits and compensation package.

 

To apply for this position please submit both a resume and cover letter at the "apply now" link below.

Candidates must have permanent U.S. work authorization (U.S. citizenship or permanent residency/green card.)

Gorton’s is an Equal Opportunity Employer