victoria cripps

Personal Introduction:

A creative chartered marketer and brand guardian. I thrive on delivering true innovations, objectives, ROI and perfection.

Constantly pushing the boundaries to create genuine, inspiring products and communications - searching out innovative, genuine ways to reach and engage consumers and customers.

Skills and Abilities

  • Relentlessly creative, innovative and engaging, with intuitive consumer understanding 
  • Focused and tenacious, with a track record of resourcefully managing complex projects 
  • Excellent communication, influencing and people-skills; always sociable, fun, ‘glass half-full’ 
  • Project management (PRINCE2), numeracy and budget management skills





Product Manager at Ella's Kitchen (Brands) Ltd


Chartered Institute of Marketing Professional Diploma in Marketing (Oxford College of Marketing)

PRINCE2 Practitioner

BA Honors: Film Radio and Television (2:1) (Canterbury Christ Church University)
Creative writing, consumer analysis, knowledge of broadcasting and media channels, critical dissection of media texts, interview techniques, aptitude with media production technologies.

A Level (New College, Swindon ):
English Language and Literature (A)
Media Studies (B)
Information Communication Technology (B) Music Technology (B)

GCSE (St John’s School, Marlborough)
7 A Grades including English and Maths
2 B Grades




Makes Friendly Stuff (Product Manager) - Ella's Kitchen
Apr 2014 – Present
Responsible for filling the Ella's new product pipeline with inspiring, insight-based innovation: supporting product propositions from inception, through development, to launch. Also responsible for product portfolio management, brand planning and insights.

Makes Friends (Brand Manager) - Ella's Kitchen
Aug 2013 – Apr 2014

Makes Friends (Assistant Brand Manager) - Ella's Kitchen
Mar 2012 – Aug 2013

Helps Make Friends (Marketing Assistant) - Ella's Kitchen
Dec 2010 – Mar 2012

Sales & Marketing Executive - Firehorse Clothing Ltd
Apr 2010 – Dec 2010

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