Business Development Executive

Business Development Executive

Guinness Brewery
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Job Description

Job Description
Job Description :
Diageo is the world's leading premium drinks company with an outstanding collection of brands, such as Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray, Singleton and Gilbey's. Our purpose - Celebrating life, every day, everywhere - has an important role in our company, for our people, our diversity, our brands, in how we perform and how we create shared value.
Our ambition is to create the best performing, most trusted and respected Consumer Products Company in the world. To achieve these, we need the world's very best people.
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About You
We are looking for a team-mate who aspires to be part of something big: a self-starter, loves to be around people, who is fun to be with and can consistently deliver exceptional results.
The successful candidate will be a pioneer of sorts for this role as the latter is the first in DPI's history and if the business partnership grows then the successful candidate would be part of that journey.
The Business Partnership Executive (BPE) is responsible for the execution of plans under Diageo's business partnership with key customer. The BPE will report to the Head of Distribution and Business Partnership.
About the Role
This role is expected to effectively manage and develop the partnership's business with retail customers in the assigned area.

  • Maintain and nurture strong, influential partnership with key sales personnel of the business partner and key retail customers through regular engagements such business reviews, planning sessions, trade visits, and other meetings as needed.

  • Working closely with Customer Marketing counterpart and business partner's team for efficient and effective execution/implementation of programs and promotions in the stores covered.

  • Prepare an annual trade investment plan for the business partnership utilizing a thorough understanding of and insights about the area or stores covered.

  • Conduct monthly cycle meetings with partner's sales team to monitor progress, identify opportunities, and determine necessary courses of action.

  • Responsible to consistently giving feedback to line manager, business partner and Diageo internal stakeholders of market information relevant to the development of category and channel strategies and tactics.

  • Ensure appropriate allocation and disbursement of budgets, the evaluation of their use, and their utilization according to company policies.

Experience required/Skills/Capabilities/Languages

  • At least two years of sales/commercial experiences, ideally within consumer goods and/or general trade environment.

  • Understanding of category management and the implementation of customer programs will be a plus.

  • The individual should possess a team-oriented & collaborative approach

  • Able to drive discussions with internal and external stakeholders

  • Must be proficient in MS Office including knowledge of formulas and pivot tables in Excel

  • Good written & verbal communications and presentations skill

Diversity statement
Celebrating our inclusive and diverse culture is core to Diageo's purpose of 'celebrating life every day everywhere'. This purpose is, in itself, inclusive in nature, as it values everybody irrespective of background, disability, religion, gender identity, sexuality or ethnicity.
We know that for our business to thrive and for Diageo to realize its ambition, we depend on having diverse talent with a range of backgrounds, skills and capabilities in each of the 180 countries in which we operate and to reflect our broad consumer base. We view diversity as one of the key enablers that helps our business to grow and our values, purpose and standards set the conditions for us to respect the unique contribution each person brings.
Flexibility is key to success in our business and many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, compressed hours, flexible location. Please talk to us about what flexibility means to you and don't let anything stop you from applying.
Character Is Everything

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As a global leader in beverage alcohol, our 200+ brands are part of everyday celebrations in over 180 countries. Our ambition is to create the best performing, most trusted and respected Consumer Products Company in the world. Ever since Arthur Guinness took out a 9,000 year lease on a Dublin brewery, some 250 years ago, we became a business that is defined by the character of the people who work here. It took immense character from Alexander Walker to convince the captains of every ship in the port of Glasgow to take crates of Johnnie Walker to the four corners of the world. Today, nothing's changed. We're proud to be more than 27,775 talented people . While they make our iconic brands ever stronger around the world, we help them go further than they thought possible. Diageo is where you'll find a wide variety of personalities, experiences and perspectives , wherever you're based in the world. It makes for a stimulating and rewarding working environment, where everyone can flourish. DRINKiQ What's your DRINKiQ Take our quiz to understand how alcohol is made and explore the effects of drinking. You can discover everything you need to know on DRINKiQ website .

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