ASR Group is the world’s largest refiner and marketer of cane sugar, with an annual production capacity of more than 6 million tons of sugar. The company produces a full line of grocery, industrial, food service and specialty sweetener products. Across North America, ASR Group owns and operates six sugar refineries, located in Louisiana, New York, California, Maryland, Canada and Mexico. In the European Union, the company owns and operates sugar refineries in England, Portugal and Italy. ASR Group also owns and operates mills in Mexico and Belize. The company’s brand portfolio includes the leading brands Domino®, C&H®, Redpath®, Tate & Lyle®, Lyle’s® and Sidul®.
With this role ASR is looking to increase online sales of the UK established brands; Lyle’s Golden Syrup and Tate & Lyle Sugars. The role will take responsibility for improving e-commerce performance, working with colleagues & retail customers to enhance product listings, ranking and implement profitable promotional strategies for specific accounts. The role will also work to integrate brand campaigns with e-commerce and explore new transaction models as market evolves. Will also support on implementation of brand paid media campaigns and overall working of the digital marketing team.
Maximise sales performance with online retailers
Own analytics on account performance and lead improvements to product listings, search effectiveness and product ranking
Design & implement promotional campaigns on retailer, owned & paid channels as needed
Embed e-commerce opportunities into brand digital campaigns
Work with colleagues to identify & activate new digital sales opportunities, including alexa skills and recipe fulfillment
Work with sales, category & trade marketing colleagues to identify opportunities for online growth of T&LS products.
Manage ongoing calendar of paid and promotional media activity that delivers against brand & trade marketing goals.
Work with digital marketing colleagues in support of the campaign, content and channel plans
Input to annual budgeting process (from annual plan) and budget management for assigned tasks.
Comply with all the standards, policies and requirements of Quality, Food Safety and Food Defense.
Project Management skills - ability on planning and prioritisaiton.
Highly experieced at driving performance of products via retailer e-commercer platforms.
Highly experienced at directly running & optimising paid media campaigns (PPC).
Experienced at managing content & product listings to maximise SEO.
Photoshop/Illustrator basic knowledge (for cropping and adjusting content assests).
Experieced with data reporting and translation into useful insights.
Extensive knowledge and understanding of social media platforms (including Facebook, Instagram, Youtube, TikTok and other emerging platforms).
Experience of writing online copy, with attention to detail, that improves product standout and appeal.
Web backend CMS.
CRM (mailchimp) experience.
Abilit to work on multiple projects simultaneously and under pressure of tight deadlines.
Problem solving - ability to overcome obstacles and find solutions to broadly set objectives, sometimes while working indenpendently.
Influencing - ability to engage individuals at all levels and in different business funtions.
Critical Thinking and Analysis - interpreting verbal and numerical data to arrive at udeful insights.
Team work and collaboration - working with enthusiasm and a positive attitude.
Must hve exceptional communication, organization, and interpersonal skills.
Proactive (not reactive) and with a mindset of continual improvement.
3 years of experience working in similar paid media / e-commerce roles
Working with branded household names in consumer goods (food industry helpful)
In-house from large brand-owning organisation
Bachelor Degree in Economics, Management or related fields
Verbal and written proficiency in English
For more than 100 years, our employees have taken pride in “Making Life a Little Sweeter” by providing our customers and consumers with quality service and sugar products. Our commitment to that principle drives us in all that we do and encourages us to uphold our company’s high ethical standards of business conduct to ensure our continued success.