Reily Foods Company is looking for a Vice President of Marketing to join our Executive Leadership team in New Orleans, LA. This is a key executive leadership position, reporting to the CEO, that will be responsible for the continued growth of our iconic brands, the development and launch of new products and the assessment of acquisition targets. As a member of the Executive Leadership team this position will also have the opportunity to influence the activity of other key functions within the company such as Operations, Sales and Finance.
This individual must possess the background and experience sufficient to be recognized as a leader throughout the organization and to command immediate respect from all functions.
If you have an extensive background managing a diverse product portfolio, new product development and acquisitions, NOW is the time to join this world-class, family-oriented company and make a significant impact as we push forward with our aggressive growth strategy.
•Create annual strategic Marketing plans to support and promote the company’s growth goals.
•Participate on the Executive Leadership team to maximize opportunities across the company.
•Build and lead high-performance, cross-functional teams in Marketing and New Product Development.
•Manage a diverse portfolio of products across many categories and across all Sales channels.
•Set and execute budget priorities to efficiently grow the product portfolio.
•Possess strong strategic skills to be able to drive short and long-term brand growth and profitability.
•Utilize quantitative, qualitative and syndicated research to synthesize industry insights, spot emerging trends and develop new product concepts.
•Drive new product development and manage day to day businesses by building consensus throughout the organization.
•Serve as a brand ambassador and role model for the company culture.
•Bachelor’s Degree in Business related field; MBA preferred.
•10+ years of progressive leadership experience driving strategy and execution of Product Development, Marketing, and Sales within the consumer goods industry.
•Demonstrated ability to manage a diverse portfolio.
•Merger and acquisition experience desired.
•Experience launching new products with a customer- focused mindset.
•Well versed in Operations and Finance.
•Proven track record of attracting, building, and leading high-performance teams.
•Strategic, persistent, proactive, collaborative, and goal oriented.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills.
•Willingness and ability to travel.
Reily Foods Company is an EOE, Minorities/Females/Disability/Protected Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Short term and long term incentives, 401(k) with supplemental options, profit sharing, health and welfare benefits, company vehicle and expenses.
About Reily Foods Company
Established in 1902, Reily Foods Company is a family-owned, values-driven business based in New Orleans, one of the world's great culinary centers. The company manufactures and markets a wide range of quality food products sold in grocery stores and restaurants throughout the United States including Luzianne Tea, French Market Coffee, New England Coffee, Blue Plate Mayonnaise, Swans Down Cake Flour, Wick Fowler’s 2-Alarm and Carroll Shelby’s Chili Kits, La Martinique Salad Dressings, and Tiger Sauce Hot Sauce.
Reily Foods operates three manufacturing facilities located in New Orleans Louisiana, Knoxville Tennessee and Malden Massachusetts and is proud of its "A" rating for Global Food Safety Certification for six consecutive years. The company is also a significant contract packer for some of the largest retail and industrial customers in the country.
The company's focus is on the continued growth of its iconic brands. Aggressive new product development and acquisitions are also important parts of the growth plan. Reily Foods' strong financial health allows it to be in a state of readiness for strategic acquisitions and continuous investments.
The Louisiana chapter o...f the Association of Corporate Growth (ACG) awarded Reily Foods its 2015 Outstanding Corporate Growth Award. This growth is the result of Reily Foods' unique values-driven culture and a strong investment mentality that ensures state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, new product development and marketing capabilities, and technology and data systems.
Most importantly, Reily Foods' ability to attract and develop the industry's top talent supports a dynamic and fast-paced work environment that recognizes the importance of passion, curiosity, achievement, and fun!