14 days ago
  • LevelMid Level
  • ProfessionsMarketing Manager, Marketer, Digital Marketer
  • TypeFull Time
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

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Closing Date: 16-Jul-2024

We’d all like amazing work to do, and real work-life balance. That’s waiting for you at Sainsbury’s. We’re one of the biggest supermarkets in the UK with one of the largest websites. So marketing here really happens at scale. We move a lot faster than you’d think too, across Brand Planning, Brand Comms and Creative, Digital Marketing, CRM and Loyalty, Nectar 360, Insights, and Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability. More people shopping with us each week means more interactions. And thanks to data insight, we understand customers in a way that almost nobody else does. We work alongside incredible brand partners and the best agencies around. So if you have a passion to learn, grow and experience new teams, come and explore it all with us.
Marketing & Loyalty, Nectar360
Holborn store support centre or Home
Reporting to
Director of Operations, Nectar360
In a nutshell
You will be working in one of the fastest growing and dynamic areas of the Sainsbury’s business, supporting us in driving significant profit growth from Nectar360’s loyalty, data, insights, and retail media offering.
You will be responsible for creating and leading our B2B marketing strategy and resulting communications to our B2B audience.  You will deliver against the B2B marketing strategy, bringing your own style, expertise and ideas to the role in order to deliver our objectives and ambitious growth aspirations. This includes forming our B2B strategy, communicating to our key audiences internally and externally, and developing relevant media collateral across all our channels N360.  This role is key to supporting the execution of our growth initiatives and building our reputation both internally and externally.
This role requires the development of strong relationships across a large network including Nectar360’s leadership team, the wider Sainsbury’s business and with external agency partners. You will have a proven record of exceling at managing stakeholders in multiple organisations.
Reporting to the Director of Operations of Nectar360, will lead the B2B marketing strategy implementation of the 200+ Nectar360 colleagues and the wider Operations team of 60+.
What you need to do
  • You will play a key role in leading, implementing and promoting our transformative thinking & strategy across our 4 strategic priorities – (1) grow the Nectar coalition (2) develop & scale our Retail Media offering (3) win in data and insight & (4) digitise in-store media.
  • Create and execute effective marketing strategies demonstrating a thorough understanding of the business, market and its challenges
  • Understand our strategic brand positioning and drive the scoping and implementation of the B2B communication programmes to successfully deliver against KPIs.
  • You will handle marketing efforts for brand awareness generating support to increase the level of understanding of Nectar360’s work internally and externally
  • Liaise with all Nectar360 team and beyond to ensure good coverage of our B2B activity and to enhance the awareness of our services to help generate demand
  • Contribute to the creation of the go-to-market and product marketing strategies for B2B technologies
  • Elevate Nectar360 presence by creating relevant and timely client events, webinars, newsletters, and seasonal insight reviews ensuring it is kept up-to-date and relevant for our target audiences
  • Work very closely with our agency (social, website, PR) teams to brief and develop media content for B2B audience and execute plans across all channels including web site development and content curation/creation, and sales collateral.
  • Create a calendar of opportunities at conferences (presence and speaking opportunities, both UK and international) and award entries, ensuring timely submission and relevant sign off take place and ensure we deliver on the follow up
  • Ensure all activity is delivered accurately, on time, on budget, and aligns with key events in accordance with Nectar360 brand guidelines.
  • Create and put into practice a plan for measuring and reporting on B2B marketing activities
  • Manage our annual client survey, including collating and sharing results.
  • Act on own initiative to monitor, evaluate and report on competitors’ industry marketing activity
  • Required to be involved with general marketing activities on an ad hoc basis, including attending events
  • Manage marketing budgets, working in line with our financial reporting processes.
What you need to know and show
  • Ideally have +3 years experience in a B2B data-driven and/or digital marketing role or extensive relevant, practical experience
  • Strategic marketeer with a strong track record of successfully leading and delivering B2B marketing strategy and communications in a large matrix organisation with multiple stakeholders on time and within budget
  • Creative thinker able to bring new and innovative ideas that will capture the attention of our target audiences
  • Highly numerate with strong analytical, interpersonal, and influencing skills to gain buy-in at the highest levels, internally and externally (up to board level at clients/agencies).
  • Independence of thought to maximise opportunities, with the confidence to experiment and act on opportunities with only broad guidance.
  • Understanding of how your role and team fits into the bigger Sainsbury’s business picture and the interdependencies.
  • Awareness of your impact on others and commitment to ongoing personal development.
  • Expert knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite – Teams, Outlook, SharePoint, Excel, and PowerPoint
We are committed to being a truly inclusive retailer so you’ll be welcomed whoever you are and wherever you work. Around here, there’s always the chance to try something new — whether that’s as part of an evolving team or somewhere else across the business - and we take development seriously and promise to support you. We also recognise and celebrate colleagues when they go the extra mile and, where possible, offer flexible working. When you join our team, we’ll also offer you an amazing range of benefits. Here are some of them:
Starting off with colleague discount, you'll be able to save 10% on your shopping online and instore at Sainsbury's, Argos, TU and Habitat, and we regularly increase the discount to 15% at points during the year. We've also got you covered for your future with our pensions scheme and life cover. You'll also be able to share in our success as you may be eligible for a performance-related bonus of up to 20% of salary, depending on how we perform.
Your wellbeing is important to us too. You'll receive an annual holiday allowance, and you can buy up to an additional week's holiday, and we provide private healthcare. We also offer other benefits that will help your money go further such as season ticket loans, interest free car loan of up to £10k, cycle to work scheme, health cash plans, salary advance (where you can access some of your pay before pay day) as well access to a great range of discounts from hundreds of other retailers. And if you ever need it there is also an Employee Assistance Programme.
Moments that matter are as important to us as they are to you which is why we give up to 26 weeks’ pay for maternity or adoption leave and up to 4 weeks’ pay for paternity leave.
Please see www.sainsburys.jobs for a range of our benefits (note, length of service and eligibility criteria may apply).

Skills Required

  • Marketing
  • Digital Marketing
  • Creative Thinking

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