Justerini & Brooks ("J&B") is a London, Hong Kong and Edinburgh based wine and spirits merchant, founded in 1749 and one of the world's most recognised names in fine wine with a royal warrant and a high reputation for quality and service. J&B has many years of combined experience in the buying and selling of fine and rare wines and and spirits.
The Prestige team is a newly created team solely focusing on our very high end whiskies that will be sold to our private and high net worth individuals as well as to very specific on trade partnerships and events.
J&B overall, is part of Diageo, the world's leading premium drinks company, a business built on the principles and foundations laid by the giants of our industry.
A diverse workforce is essential to our success as a multi-national, multi-cultural business. Our aim is to foster a culture that provides opportunities for all, through the variety of different personalities, experiences and perspectives, creating a stimulating and rewarding working environment.
By creating a truly inclusive workplace that recognisesdifference and diversity of thought, feelings and actions, we can allow our people to unleash the power of being themselves, always, to enable them to Celebrate Life, Every Day, Everywhere.
Purpose of Role
This is a really exciting opportunity to join the newly created Justerini & Brooks Prestige team as a Marketing Executive/Manager, focusing on building the Prestige brand that focuses on our high end whiskies; bottles that can go for £1,000 and casks that can sell for over a million.
As the Marketing Executive, you will be working closely with the Marketing Manager for our premium core brands and the Head of Prestige, primarily working on the PR around the Prestige brand, building this and ensuring we are partnering with the right external parties and stakeholders to ensure success.
You will also be managing the online presence of the Prestige brand, managing the social media and weekly emails that go out to customers and clients across the globe.
Finally, you will be supporting the Head of Prestige and Events Manager, coordinating tasting sheets and making sure he is set up for success with the 40+ annual events that take place.
Qualifications and experience required
We are, first and foremost, looking for somebody that is passionate about what they do and has a keen interest in gaining an in depth knowledge of our brands and clients.
You do not need experience in the drinks industry, but it's absolutely imperative you have marketing experience within a luxury sector or market and understand how to promote, target and market to high net worth individuals.
We are looking for someone full of creative ideas that will help launch the new brand into the stratosphere, we want someone who isn't happy with the status quo and will constantly be looking for new ways to do things and reach the individuals that these brands will interest.
We want a Marketing Executive who can demonstrate a second to none attention to detail, organisational skills and a flexible approach to working.
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