Assistant Brand Manager, Sports Nutrition

Iovate is a dynamic, leading-edge nutrition company that delivers some of the highest quality, most innovative and effective active nutrition and weight management products in the world.  Each of our Brands are committed to biology, science, and their own culture to assist customers in reaching their goals.

Iovate – Commited to a higher standard


  • Collaborate with communications and creative teams to drive content development including planning, briefs, marketing plans and execution
  • Work with sales teams to drive brand performance at retailers. Familiarity with mass retailers, Walmart, Club, Amazon a plus
  • Assist with label development for new and existing products to ensure that products are marketed effectively. Including some copy writing, product claims, consumer benefits
  • Collaborate with our regulatory, R&D, legal, and compliance teams to ensure that our labels are compliant within specific North American markets
  • Collaborate with innovation team on new product concepts, helping identify opportunities for unique customers to drive margin accretive SKUs
  • Support new product development and launch, including pricing, and packaging development, label compliance, marketing strategy and launch plans
  • Data driven to track and optimize spend and business performance.
  • Concept, develop and execute key market and consumer research projects
  • Track marketplace activity by observing trends and preparing competitor analysis
  • Support cross functional teams, including Marketing, Sales, R&D and Operations

Bottom Line Accountability

  • Successful execution of all programs (on budget and on time) included with annual marketing plan

Experience & Skillset:

  • Post-Secondary Education in Business Administration, and/or Sales or Marketing
  • Minimum 3 years of related experience preferably within a consumer packaged goods environment
  • Work experience in the Sports Nutrition supplement category is preferred
  • Knowledge, understanding, and passion for Sports Nutrition supplements is an asset
  • Solid understanding of nutritional supplements and ingredients is an asset
  • Strong analytical skills to help identify growth opportunities and address issues
  • Experience in copy writing and/or social content is an asset
  • Proactive and able to continuously manage change in an extremely fast paced, energetic work environment
  • Must be available flexible hours throughout the year and may require travel within Canada and the US
  • Customer service oriented – managing customer issues and feedback
  • Outstanding communication and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office Suite

What We Offer:

  • World class gym, fitness classes and external basketball court
  • Community involvement through charitable events
  • Competitive compensation package
  • 100% Group Health & Dental Coverage
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Company RRSP Matching
  • Paid vacation & 5 personal days
  • Employee Engagement Events
  • Product & Swag from our industry leading brands
  • Professional career development
  • Opportunities for Global career exposure without the need to relocate!


Located in Oakville, Ontario, Canada we offer a dynamic, progressive, team based environment.  We have on-site premium fitness facilities and encourage a healthy lifestyle.  We also offer a comprehensive benefits package and the opportunity to grow with us. For further information please visit us at

Iovate Health Sciences international Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to ensuring an inclusive and accessible work environment. We are committed to meeting the needs of all applicants in a timely manner and will do so by meeting accessibility requirements under the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act and the Human Rights Code.  If you require accommodations to fully participate in the recruitment and selection process, please email the Iovate Human Resources team at to make an accommodation request.  Any information received relating to accommodations will be treated as confidential 

We appreciate applicant interest in this position, however, due to the volume of submissions, the Iovate Human Resources team will only contact candidates selected for an interview