About the role
Your Opportunity In this role you will be accountable to fully manage all On-Trade related programs and execute them focusing in the Spanish market.
Your ability to manage multiple projects at any given time will be key, as will be your comfort in working seamlessly within the matrix, in particular with the Brand teams and Commercial teams.
You will build and develop best in class Category development capabilities at a Country level that will enable us to win in the marketplace.
You will responsible for applying the Where to Play and How to win category growth framework in your Country ensuring it informs our channel strategies and plans through the IAP (Integrated Activity Planning) process.
You will ensure that your Country organization has the insights to build Channel and Purchaser propositions that win customer support for our growth plans and unlock incremental value for the Customer and Bacardi
You will apply the global framework and capabilities to build Purchaser Marketing programs that drive profit and value share.
You will be the local expert on Purchasers across the On-Trade and how their needs and decisions shape category choice and brand choice across channel segments.
You will use this knowledge to inform Cluster so that we gain competitive advantage in converting consideration to purchase.
You will partner with Cluster teams to prioritize insight needs
In this role, you will primarily be based in the Local office where you will be working with multi-functional team colleagues.
However, you will be part of the broader Category Development Community across Europe and as such there will be some travel to other markets or to the Cluster Head Office for the purposes of inspiration, input and alignment.
With our Consumer at the heart, your key focus will be Drive results & excellence in execution
Provide local purchaser-specific insights to inform customer review meetings and commercial propositions.
Adapt the Global Point of Purchase (POP) vision and strategy for the overall spirits and the specific categories ensuring our Category vision comes to life within the local On-Trade environment.
Apply the global Category Growth framework embedding an occasion-based approach which informs the Where to Play strategy and the How to Win execution through the IAP (Integrated Activity Planning) process.
Apply the framework by which we will create, identify and codify successful Purchaser Marketing programs that drive value share for our brands
Brief Cluster on adaptation required to meet country or Customer needs, feed into Cluster Jobs-to-be-done from local purchaser opportunities related to the On-Trade
Share, steal’ and re-apply activation ideas and executions from other markets where relevant programs and plans exist
Build and manage specific Customer Engagement programs, including but not limited to reward schemes, online communication platforms, incentive programs, social media guides, etc.
Develop on-going Account Manager content (Inspiration decks, update sales map, provide sell in decks on specific On-Trade activation).
Provide reports to the business on the Customer Engagement programs; usage, levels of engagement, return over investment, etc.
Organize and manage customer-facing meetings on On-Trade relevant content.
Develop talent and capability
Together with Commercial Development, own and embed Category Development capabilities to build the organisation’s capacity to deliver year on year value growth.
Build a learning organization by creating a share, steal and reapply culture that systematically builds a database of Category Development best practices that feeds into the Cluster.
Work with the Country Commercial and Brand team to build capabilities and sustained ways of working.
Ensure implementation of learning and development plans and sustained learning for everyone in your team
Provide Cluster Category Development team with timely input on local purchaser and customer dynamics and insights
Be part of a winning team
Help build a sense of community across the Cluster Customer Marketing teams
Set an inspiring vision and align the team behind challenging targets while creating a passion for winning
Engage in a culture of excellence in execution that recognizes and rewards high performance
Ensure all colleagues have a knowledge of Bacardi company history and culture
Skills and Experience
The Skills & Experience needed to create your legacy
Experience in Customer Marketing (e.g. Purchaser / Shopper Marketing, Category Management, Sales and Channel Strategy)
Commercial skills gained through hands on Commercial roles in On-Trade
Experience in roles related to understanding customer and channel dynamics
Experience in analyzing data and producing actionable insights
Experience with Project Management
Proficiency in English language skills
The following experiences are preferred :
Sales / Marketing experience
Experience within one or more companies that have an established reputation for shopper marketing excellence
Experience in the Spirits and / or overall beverage Industry is a distinct advantage
Local language(s) knowledge
Please review the Commercial Excellence Model for specific information on the functional experiences required for this role.