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  • Marketing Director at Perfetti Van Melle

  • Posted on: 25 January, 2017 Deadline: Not Specified
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    Perfetti Van Melle is a privately owned company, producing and distributing candies and chewing gums in more than 150 countries worldwide.

    Employing over 18.000 people and operating 35 companies throughout the world, Perfetti Van Melle has a true global reach: it is present in the Asia Pacific Region, Europe, Middle East, Africa and the Americas
    The industrial adventure of Perfetti Van Melle began many years ago, but it was in March 2001 that the current Group was set up through the merger of Perfetti Spa and Van Melle N.V. In July 2006 the Group acquired the Spanish company Chupa Chups S.A., famous all over the world for its lollypops.

    Our brands convey the passion we have for our products. We continuously explore new ways of doing things and innovative ideas that will inspire and delight our consumers worldwide. Our global brands Mentos, Chupa Chups, Alpenliebe gratify, refresh, inspire consumers of all ages around the globe. Other brands are extremely popular in regional markets with innovative tastes that match local preferences.
    Confectionery - Candies, Gums and Chewies

    Marketing Director


    PERFETTI VAN MELLE is looking for a Marketing Director in search of an international career. 

    The chosen candidate will be employed in Italy and seconded to PVM’s Nigerian Operating Company, for at most a 3 year period.

    Reporting directly to the Managing Director, the person will be responsible for creating and enhancing brand awareness/equityforall product categories for the largest and most important market in Africa.

    As Marketing Director you will be responsible for:

    • Defining and implementing brand portfolio strategy in alignment with PVM goals, competitive scenario and dynamic consumer mindset.
    • Evaluating brand health, recommending and implementing marketing initiatives
    • Leading new product ideations and new promotions within brand portfolio
    • Evaluating channel partners and media agencies
    • Advising on critical market research activities
    • Inspiring and mentoring your team (3 Brand managers), helping them meet and exceed their objectives and modelling behaviors that promote openness, credibility and trust.


    The ideal candidate has the following characteristics:

    • Internationally mobile and available to relocate to Nigeria (Lagos)
    • Fluent English – both written and spoken
    • 10-12 years marketing experience in the FMCG industry, out of which at least 8 in developed markets and preferably 3 years experience in developing markets
    • Post graduate (MBA) with specialization in Sales/Marketing
    • Ability to work with a culturally diverse team, stakeholders and partners.
    • Capability to promote team-working and collaboration among the different functions
    • Ability to translate creative strategies and business solutions into winning action

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Perfetti Van Melle career website on to apply

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