Marketing Manager –

Marketing Manager Published:  10 May, 2013

Part of the Nutreco group, Skretting is a market leader in the manufacture and supply of a range of high quality fish feeds to support the global aquaculture industry.

We currently have an opportunity to join Skretting as Marketing Manager based in Invergordon, Ross-shire.

This role will be responsible for managing all technical aspects of the business together with establishing and implementing the long term marketing strategy to support the company’s target of profitable growth.

Working closely with our Research and Development Centre in Norway you will manage the nutritional strategy for the business through a team of Product Managers and Formulators. You will provide technical advice and support to the organisation whilst ensuring the development of the technical knowledge of the wider team.

You will be responsible for implementing short and long term marketing plans to support the achievement of the agreed marketing strategy and therefore a good appreciation, and preferably experience of, Marketing principles will be a significant advantage.

The successful candidate for this role will either hold a Degree in Aquaculture or a relevant Biological Science Degree supported by experience within the aquaculture feed or farming industry. You will be able to demonstrate strong technical knowledge gained within aquaculture together with well developed managerial skills. Demonstration of good commercial awareness and an appreciation of the challenges facing the aquaculture industry will be essential.

In return we offer a competitive remuneration package including fully expensed company car and pension.

If interested please forward your CV and covering letter by 31st May 2013.

Susan Keeling, HR Administrator, Skretting (Shared Services), c/o Blenheim house, Blenheim Road, Ashbourne, Derbyshire, DE6 1HA