Our client is a family-owned global food company defined by innovation and an unparalleled commitment to treating its customers, associates, and communities like family. They have a new opportunity for a Sr. Innovation Brand Manager (Remote). This position can be worked remotely from anywhere. The Sr. Innovation Brand Manager will be responsible for developing and incubating assigned new platforms for the organization; They will drive innovative growth for the organization through the exploration, development and incubation of new platforms and businesses.


  • Responsible for managing the day to day operations, results and strategic direction of assigned platforms
  • Drive the activities to accelerate validation of the business opportunity and incubate early stage growth
  • Work with the team to get the foundational elements of the business in place to grow and scale.
  • Keep a keen focus on ensuring validation, growth, and scale, leveraging the capabilities of the organization where applicable.
  • Effectively and quickly incorporate market information on an ongoing basis, and make necessary changes to shift strategic direction quickly of assigned platform.
  • Lead and participate in discovery activities to identify opportunities on an ongoing basis
  • Initiate and lead discovery activities as needed
  • Develop an understanding of new trends, emerging technologies, start-ups and leaders in innovation and develop ways to utilize the knowledge
  • Partner with divisions and categories to incubate a healthy pipeline of innovation opportunities
  • Responsible for developing viable platforms and business models by translating customer and market needs
  • Responsible for business case development and market assessments
  • Manage the P&L of early stage business platforms
  • Translate data and observations into insights and elements of a new business/platform
  • Keen understanding of channel and customer economics and apply the knowledge as needed
  • Utilize knowledge of competitive landscape
  • Rapidly assess market and business opportunities
  • Ensure platforms are effectively transitioned to the appropriate categories/divisions where applicable
  • Utilize validation and commercialization process
  • Work in conjunction with divisional marketing and business leads throughout platform development to ensure smooth transition as platform progresses to full launch phase.
  • Work in conjunction with divisional/category marketing leads to ensure platforms are built into category and divisional strategies
  • Explore new opportunities for the organization


  • Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or related field, MBA preferred
  • 8+ years of experience focused on new product, platform, or business development, either in a corporate or start-up environment. Must have breakthrough innovation experience, and an entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop, incubate and scale new products, platforms or businesses
  • Proven track record in developing strategy and execute successfully; deriving strategic insights through business analysis.
  • Demonstrated expertise in translating quantitative data and customer insights into strategies that drive business results.
  • Demonstrated ability to move seamlessly between big picture and detailed execution; is able to make consistently solid judgment decisions based on limited data
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Proven ability to articulate an inspiring vision and powerful sense of shared purpose in others.
  • Expert knowledge of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) and Adobe Acrobat.

For more information contact Gina Tentzeras (954) 428-3888 or ginat@foodscience.com