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Established in 1806 as a small soap and candle business in New York City, Colgate-Palmolive is now a truly global company with products sold in over 200 countries under such internationally recognized brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sorriso, Kolynos, elmex, Tom's of Maine, Sanex, Ajax, Axion, Soupline, Haci Sakir, Suavitel, PCA SKIN, EltaMD, Filorga and Hello as well as Hill's Science Diet, Hill's Prescription Diet and Hill's Ideal Balance.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading consumer products company that serves hundreds of millions of consumers worldwide with brands and products across four core businesses – Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. We are committed to offering products that make lives healthier and more enjoyable, and programs that enrich communities around the world.

Every day millions of people trust our products to care for themselves and the ones they love. Our goal is to use our technology to create products that will continue to improve the quality of life for our consumers wherever they live.

A career at Colgate-Palmolive is an excellent opportunity if you seek a global experience, constant challenge, and development opportunities in an environment that respects work/life effectiveness.

Job Title:  Junior Retail Shopper Marketing Manager

Travel Required?:  No Travel
Date:  Feb 22, 2021
Remote working option during the current situation

No Relocation Assistance Offered
# 98600 - Lisboa, Lisboa, Portugal

We are looking for a Junior Retail Shopper Marketing Manager (temporary) who will be resposible to: drive profitable sales & market shares of brands under responsibility. Also will be responsible for Marketing activation and touch point expertise for a designated category. Will support the overall category P&L and hold the responsibility of conducting the monthly discipline for a particular category and to develop insight-based shopper marketing solutions.


* Responsibilities/ Accountabilities:

- Conduct shopper skillset development and drive the initiative across the organization.
- Activate Category Growth Drivers in the customers plans, RCD process, shopper mkt programs
- Concuct adaptations of regionally developed brand activations and category demand creation programs
- Develop Local shopper marketing programs, Innovation and Customer Collaboration based shoppers insights
- Implement brand activation and category demand creation, the activity grid and new product Go to Market for the subsidiary that is developed by Consumer Marketing Hub.
- Build expertise on touch points for shopper Marketing activation planning and execution
- Define National 5Ps for respective categories/brands and track its execution in consistency with Division/Regional 5P strategies. Provide support to RE Manager to translate 5Ps by RE.
- Own and work on shopper budget (A&P) within guidelines (embed in commercial process)
- Develop, recommend and track execution of pricing strategy and identify SPIs opportunities
- Develop impactful and relevant trade presentations and tools for the CD team, and provide support conducting regular trade visits. Communicate internally findings and recommendations by category/brand for key customers
- Provides support and inputs to regional marketing in the process related to Budget Review / MYR and Financial Goals.


* Competencies:

- Shopper & Category Centric
- Commercial
- Customer Oriented


* Experience Requirements:

- Entrepreneurial Mindset - Passion for growth and trying new things
- Bias to action - Pro-active, takes initiative to anticipate and resolve issues
- Comfortable working in a fast evolving business environment while  managing “lots of moving parts & details”
- Highly analytical and curious
- Effective execution - Achieving results with speed and excellence; eliminating unnecessary work; adding value to the organization by motivating others to action; holding self and others accountable for results.
- Manages ambiguity and strategizes solutions / quickly develops alternative plans, as needed
- Uses shopper insights to develop commercial recommendations
- Skilled communicator
- Strong relationship skills - works effectively cross-functionally to align priorities, solve problems, optimize resources and drive effective execution

Equal Opportunity Employer
Colgate is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, marital status, veteran status (United States positions), or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you interested in working for Colgate-Palmolive? You can apply online and attach all relevant documents such as a cover letter and resume or CV. Applications received by e-mail are not considered in the selection process. Become part of our team. We look forward to your application.

Colgate-Palmolive is a leading global consumer products company, tightly focused on Oral Care, Personal Care, Home Care and Pet Nutrition. Colgate sells its products in over 200 countries and territories around the world under such internationally recognised brand names as Colgate, Palmolive, elmex, Tom’s of Maine, Sorriso, Speed Stick, Lady Speed Stick, Softsoap, Irish Spring, Protex, Sanex, Elta MD, PCA Skin, Ajax, Axion, Fabuloso, Soupline and Suavitel, as well as Hill’s Science Diet and Hill’s Prescription Diet.  

For more information about Colgate’s global business, visit the Company’s web site at To learn more about Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® oral health education programme, please visit To learn more about Hill's and the Hill’s Food, Shelter & Love program please visit To learn more about Tom’s of Maine  please visit

Reasonable accommodation during the application process is available for persons with disabilities. Please contact with the subject "Accommodation Request" should you require accommodation.

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