National Action Council for Minorities in Engineering, Inc.

ABM, North American Whiskey

Toronto, Canada
15 days ago


Job Description :

Assistant Brand Manager, North American Whiskey

Do you want to be part of turning some of the world's largest spirits brands into the world's most powerful brands in culture today? Do you have an equal thirst for over-delivering business targets and executing with creative excellence?

If so, we are seeking an Assistant Brand Manager to support the ambitious agenda for our North American Whiskey portfolio.

We're proud of how far we've come, but we aren't slowing down in our pursuit of recruiting the next generation of LDA consumers for the future. That means understanding the motivations and behaviors of millennial and multicultural communities. It also means nurturing our existing consumer base so that we can profitably and sustainably grow our brands. In short, we need a brand leader who is equally book smart and street smart. Someone willing to push boundaries creatively and maintain strong business discipline, while at the same time embracing our team culture. This is someone who has excellent instincts for marketing and an equal sense of urgency to get the job done.

As marketers at DIAGEO, we thirst for greatness, and are proud to lead the future of some of the worlds' most famous and admired brands - brands built by entrepreneurs and philanthropists, true visionaries whose values we honor and sustain. We stand on the shoulders of these giants and look to become the giants of the future. We challenge and support each other to be the best, setting high standards and celebrating our success when we exceed them.

Are you prepared to take risks in the pursuit of greatness? Do you hold yourself to the highest standard with real accountability for results? Would you treat the business as if it is truly your own - because you want your legacy to be worthy of that of our founders? If so, the Assistant Brand Manager, North American Whiskey role may be for you.

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Act as a strong support to the SBM on the portfolio to deliver key brand growth drivers across North American Whiskey
  • Strong acumen in social/digital media, PR and partnerships, cause-based marketing, experiential, trade engagement, and commercial programming.
  • Become the expert on the business by delivering business insights and performance analytics in support of the QR/MBP agenda and monthly/ad hoc reporting
  • Manage brand A&P including monthly reporting and ongoing investment optimization / M&E
  • Manage the legal review process through Diageo Content Hub
  • Drive internal PR for our unique set of brands, highlighting key wins and initiatives broadly across marketing and beyond
  • Build day-to-day relationships with agencies and internal cross-functional partners driving for greatness in creative, communications and commercial planning

Key Functional & Leadership Capabilities:

  • Be an advocate of this exciting portfolio to drive energy internally and externally for our brands
  • Think out-of-the-box and get excited about testing-and-learning different models and approaches
  • Be scrappy and execution focused - you'll have the opportunity to drive marketing plans from top to bottom and will be able to lean into several functional areas beyond traditional brand responsibilities. Take this as your opportunity to get a full breadth of experiences.
  • Be able to manage multiple projects effectively, prioritize and drive to action in a timely manner across a broad portfolio
  • Be comfortable / fluent with data manipulation and analysis
  • Be performance motivated and become a commercial expert
  • Effectively manage budgets in an organized manner
  • Maintain positive outlook amidst challenges and effectively problem-solve and make decisions
  • Demonstrate personal accountability for great holistic performance

Soft Skills:

  • Someone who is inclusive of different working styles, cultural backgrounds and lifestyle choices
  • Thrives in a close-knit, team-oriented environment
  • Build bridges, not walls across functions/departments to help the brand succeed
  • Embraces our company purpose of Celebrating Life Every Day, Everywhere responsibly
  • Helps to deliver our Market Ambition

Minimum Experience Requirements:

  • Undergraduate Business or Communications Degree
  • 2+ years in a brand management role, ideally within large CPG organizations
  • Previous experience within beverage alcohol or similar highly regulated industry
  • Experience working directly with - or at - communications agencies an asset

Worker Type :

Primary Location:
Downtown Toronto

Additional Locations :

Job Posting Start Date :

Job Information

  • Job ID: 58719774
  • Location:
    Toronto, Canada
  • Position Title: ABM, North American Whiskey
  • Company Name: DIAGEO
  • Job Function: Other
  • Job Type: Full-Time
Jobs You May Like