- Uxbridge, UK
Food. Purpose. You.
We serve the world by making food people love. As one of the world’s leading food companies, General Mills believes that food should make us better. Food brings us joy and nourishes our lives, connecting us to each other and the earth. General Mills operates in more than 100 countries and markets more than 100 consumer brands, including Cheerios, Häagen-Dazs, Nature Valley, Betty Crocker, Pillsbury, Green Giant, Old El Paso, Yoplait and more. Headquartered in Minneapolis, General Mills had global net sales of US$17.6 billion during fiscal 2016.
Roles & Responsibilities
Execute and collaborate on the digital strategy set by our strategist and brand teams
Craft briefs with clients or internal stakeholders and build positive working relationships with them
Work with media, SEO, creative agencies, and brand managers to ensure projects specs are correct
Plan project schedules with all members of product team
Keep all parties updated on the delivery of digital campaigns
Highlight risks and issues early in the project life-cycle and develop creative mitigation strategies
Manage the finances of projects and ensure project administration and billing is kept up-to-date
Excellent organizational skills: Be highly organized to manage multiple projects simultaneously and to a high standard while keeping all parties updated and ensuring project administration and billing is completed
Facilitate conversations between creative teams, development teams, and clients
Have the ability to translate very technical terminology to non-digital stakeholders
Provide cost estimates and quotes
Identify and appoint the correct resources and brief them appropriately
Outsource work to third parties, as appropriate
Be comfortable managing a range of different projects with multiple design and development teams and stakeholders
Be innovative in the production space
Leverage project management software to track project details
Skills & Qualifications
Qualifications / Work Experience / Technical Skills
•Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or equivalent experience
•5+ years agency project management or relevant experience in digital
•Positive, professional and enthusiastic. We work for a Fortune 500 company with some of the world’s favourite brands, and we plan on making the best of every opportunity we have.
•Understanding of HTML, CSS, Online Media Ad Units, Social Media Best Practices and the process of video creation
•A commitment to quality, doing things the right way through the right channels
We have a fun, employee-focused culture with a great work environment.
Benefits such as pension, childcare vouchers plus lots of free ice cream!
We will look for ways to help you grow your skill set through cross-functional career opportunities and secondments.
At General Mills, our mission and our values are our strategy for success and our people are the key ingredients in bringing them to life. If you are ready for a new challenge, please click “I'm interested” below!