Brown-Forman Area Experiential Manager Scotland & N/Ire in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Job Description:

Scope:

To deliver the Key Performance Indicators for the Brown-Forman brands in Scotland. Working with Bacardi Brown-Forman Sales and Trade Marketing, deliver the brand and sales objectives for the Scottish On-trade Independent outlets and activate with Key National Scottish Accounts.

Basic Function:

● Define and work with the key Scottish Independent outlets

● Support Scottish National Accounts and Route to Market partners

● Build and maintain excellent working relationships with BBF Sales

● Build and maintain excellent working relationships with Mangrove Sales

● Maximise communication between BBF Sales and BF brand teams

● Responsible for specific key brand executions including JD Live Music Venues

● Evaluate brand opportunities from BBF sales/trade and agree plan of execution with brand team

● Activate and evaluate brand building events and activities in line with Brand and BF guidelines

● Create brand advocates and infect key influencers with a passion for our brands

● Maximise communication with BBF CDE’s and support team with regular field visits

● Deal with customer requests from BF Website or HQ

● Present territory activity at BF Sales meetings and UK Team meetings

● Present brand activity at BBF area sales team meetings

● Under Management guidance maintain and update territory strategy document

● Conduct field visits and trade tours on territory

● Attend relevant events and activities on territory

● Ensure responsibility is a key consideration within all activity

● Ensure BF Brand integrity is never compromised

● Maintain and shares up to date market knowledge and insights from the region.

● Take on additional time dependent projects tbc

● Travel to London and other territories when required

Must Experience:

● Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent

Track record of Field Sales Successes

Exposure and understanding of the on trade

Preferred Experience:

● Beverage Industry Experience

● Event Management

Skills:

● Strong communication skills (influencing, listening, presentations, written)

● Excellent negotiation skills

● Relationship building

● Highly motivated and self starter

● Ability to make educated decisions under time restraints

● Team player and coach

● Time management and ability to prioritise

● Positive outlook and approachable manner

● Ability to handle confidential information

● IT literate

● Full UK driving license

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About Brown-Forman:

COMPANY:

For more than 145 years, Brown-Forman Corporation has enriched the experience of life by responsibly building fine quality beverage alcohol brands, including Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Jack Daniel’s & Cola, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey, Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire, Gentleman Jack, Jack Daniel’s Single Barrel, Finlandia, Korbel, el Jimador, Woodford Reserve, Old Forester, Canadian Mist, Herradura, New Mix, Sonoma-Cutrer, Early Times, Chambord, BenRiach and GlenDronach. Brown-Forman’s brands are supported by nearly 4,600 employees and sold in approximately 160 countries worldwide

For more information about the company, please visit http://www.brown-forman.com.

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Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: Europe

City: Edinburgh

State: Int'l

Country: United Kingdom

Req Type: Exempt

AutoReqId: 4330BR