EXECUTIVE HIRING is looking for Head of Innovation ( India ) for a CONSUMER MAJOR, at Mumbai.
Position reports to: INNOVATION DIRECTOR, INDIA & S.E ASIA
QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE:
- MBA from Tier 1 institute, preferably in a Marketing or a Business related subject
- 10+ years work experience in Marketing & New Product Development with Top Notch FMCG / BEVERAGE Co.
Proven ability in:
- Leveraging consumer insights
- Understanding & developing financials
- Developing consumer driven strategy
- Developing & managing all elements of the marketing mix
- Innovation delivery
- Delivering successful projects by leading a cross-functional team
- Influencing peers and executive level in both a local & global context
Purpose of Role
- This role leads the delivery of the India Innovation agenda as well as scoping and developing future opportunities
- The Opportunity space is large and diverse, as well as attractive & Challenging.
- This Role will require Strong Strategic Skills, as it will lead the thinking on Overall Strategy, Business Model, right financials and Trademark Strategy for Participation across the various geographies & categories within India
- A key part of this role is to also ensure the use of creative excellence, disciplined project leadership and management in crafting new opportunities from multiple start points.
- The ability to navigate through Key Stakeholders within the Co. will be necessary for Success and Traction.
- The Innovation manager will also be the Repository of learning’s for future opportunities, on whom thus business will lean on for development of business Strategies
- Accountability for end to end project leadership from concept development through to post-launch evaluation for Innovations/new launches in India
- Identification and delivery of incremental and scalable ideas to drive future growth
- Managing the Innovation P&L (revenues and profit for all launches up to a period of 5 years)
If this of interest to you, please forward your resume at email@example.com mentioning your current compensation, or in case you require any more clarity on this please feel free to touch base with Mousumi at + 91 90469 68627 at your earliest convenience.