Are you a strategic blend of ambition, inspiration and unprecedented success with the ability to develop and deliver Pukka’s Global communications? Are you a passionate brand activist who has experience growing Global platforms and channels, who will successfully champion our mission and values to engage consumers around the world?

Based in our unique Bristol head office, the Global Pukka Life Lead is a permanent full-time role, with a competitive salary alongside a benefits package designed to nurture your wellbeing and personal development.

About the opportunity

This exciting new opportunity calls for an outstanding candidate to take the lead on Pukka’s brand communications, responsible for its UK execution and global governance. The Global reach of this role demands a highly experienced, strategic and creative approach that ensures Pukka’s communication champions our mission to connect people, plants and planet, and realises our ambition to be the leader of the herbal health and wellbeing revolution.

You’ll have responsibility for the global commercial performance of Pukka marketing, and for the impact across all platforms and channels. This specifically includes CRM, web and E-commerce, social media, content, influencers and experiential - ensuring Pukka is best in its class. Drawing on your experience of working for a purpose-led business, you’ll also deliver a communications plan that not only continues to inspire our existing loyal consumer base but reaches and engages many new consumers around the globe.

Leading a substantial and experienced team and working collaboratively with a wide range of Pukka people and Unilever colleagues, you’ll focus on the growth of our brand aligned closely to commercial performance targets and the mission of the business. You’ll manage all external communications partners including brand, packaging and media agencies, and lead the team if our Marketing Director is absent.

About you

An excellent communicator, you will inspire others with your passion and enthusiasm to deliver ground-breaking and innovative marketing communications. You’ll also be an experienced leader, with the ability to motivate and develop a Global team to achieve and deliver ‘excellence’. These qualities will be matched by outstanding commercial acumen and your ability to successfully create and present ideas, strategies and frameworks to a diverse range of stakeholders.

You’ll be educated to degree level in Marketing or business-related disciplines, with an additional proven leadership or marketing qualification. You will also have actively developed global teams of highly skilled, highly motivated and progressive thinkers. If you are to be at the helm of our brand communications strategy, you’ll thrive at pace, be resilient dealing with ambiguity, and turn challenge and obstacles into decisive and purposeful action.

About Pukka

Pukka Herbs harnesses the incredible power of nature through its award-winning organic and ethically sourced herbal teas, lattes and food supplements.

Founded in 2001 by Tim Westwell and herbalist, Sebastian Pole, Pukka’s mission is to create a world where plants play a central role in human health and wellbeing.

Pukka is a beacon for sustainable and ethical business. All Pukka’s teas are certified Fair for Life, one of the highest independent fair trade standards in the world and many of its teas use FairWild herbs. Pukka is a B-Corporation, signifying its ongoing commitment to put people and planet ahead of profits. And over one percent of its sales are given to environmental causes around the world every year through 1% for the Planet.

How to apply

If you’re intrigued and excited by what you’ve read so far, let’s see if you have what it takes to take the seat in one of the most exciting roles at Pukka. To apply please use the link below and attach your CV and your answers to the four questions below.

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Pukka supports, facilitates and promotes equality of opportunity and a culture which celebrates diversity and inclusion. The diversity of our people is important for Pukka and we value and celebrate individual differences.

Closing Date: 31st May 2019

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