Assistant Brand Manager

Serial No: 15698
Skills keywords: analytical, brand management, creativity, marketing, product management

Short Bio:

As a highly-motivated, pro-active and amiable graduate who successfully combines his analytical engineering skills and his ability to think out-of-the-box, I am seeking a marketing job in Europe where I will be given the responsibility to make a difference! Already gaining experience as an Assistant Brand Manager in the FMCG industry, I am passionate about moving abroad for new frontiers and challenges.

Current location:  Türkiye - View on map
Nationality: Canadian & Turkish
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Marketing, General Management
Spoken languages: english, Turkish
Location I am interested in working: Anywhere


2013 – 2014 Vlerick Business School
M.Sc. Marketing Management (graduated with Distinction)
• Marketing Consulting In-Company Project at Barco

2006 – 2011 Koc University
B.Eng. Industrial Engineering
• Dissertation: “DHL Supply Chain Project: Process Improvement Project for  Reckitt Benckiser Operation”

Career Experience

Oct. 2014 – … Yıldız Holding
Istanbul / Turkey Assistant Brand Manager – Derby & Tokai

• Establishing brand and communication strategies

• Managing the product development processes from design till packaging

• Determining promotions and executing campaigns

• Coordinating relations with third parties

• Preparing market analysis reports

Aug. 2014 – Oct. 2014 Turkcell
Istanbul / Turkey Marketing Trainee – Youth Segment

• Managed the project for “Innovation in Brand Collaborations”

• Handled relations with communication, digital and creative agencies

• Developed ideas and concepts for the Gnc App

• Assisted in the organization of GncFest

Mar. 2014 – Jul. 2014 Barco
Kortrijk / Belgium Marketing Consultant

• Defined the market segments and researched their sizes

• Analyzed customer needs, expectations, business models and conversion rates

• Reported recommendations and proposed a long-term strategic plan

Aug. 2011 – Sep. 2011 Coca-Cola
Istanbul / Turkey Marketing Intern

• Analyzed Nielsen data and presented recommendations

• Assisted in forming a strategic partnership

Aug. 2010 – Sep. 2010 Henkel
Istanbul / Turkey Human Resources Intern

Aug. 2009 – Sep. 2009 Sandoz
Istanbul / Turkey Manufacturing Intern

Aug. 2008 – Sep. 2008 Novartis/
Istanbul / Turkey Supply Chain Intern