Careers

Careers at Benchmark Drinks

We are always on the look-out for passionate and enthusiastic people to join our team.

Current Positions available 

May 2021

  • Job Title – Brand Manager (reporting to Marketing Director)Salary – £40-45k Range

    About Us

    • Benchmark Drinks has a fantastic opportunity for a Brand Manager to join our growing marketing function based in London.
    • Established in 2018, we are one of the fastest growing wine businesses in the UK with a premium portfolio of award-winning global brands from Australia, New Zealand, Argentina, and France.
    • Our balance of corporate experience and entrepreneurial spirit sets the business on an exciting and ambitious course of innovation and growth.

     

    Key Responsibilities

     

    • Drive Benchmark Drinks portfolio and execute the brand strategy under the guidance of the Marketing Director
    • Develop multiple brand and product activation plans including all aspects of the marketing mix working closely with the sales, operations, and finance teams, brand principals, producers and third party distributors.
    • Build and manage strong relationships with global brand owners and brand principals.
    • Lead the development of the customer marketing strategy for brands and support the sales team with plans and toolkits.
    • Develop concepts & introduce new products as appropriate.
    • Manage partner agencies including design, promotions, research, and PR.
    • Continually review brand performance and recommend adjustments to plans, as necessary.
    • Monthly brand management reports

     

    Key Skills & Experience

     

    • 3 years proven experience as brand manager gained in FMCG sector.
    • Strong ability to manage multiple brands in a dynamic market.
    • Organised and structured, capable of dealing with multiple tasks and deadlines.
    • Proactive and solution driven with strong sense of perseverance & resilience
    • Excellent interpersonal communication and presentation skills
    • Passionate and creative with drive for innovation
    • Results driven, with strong commercial orientation and a deep understanding of the marketing and sales relationship.
    • Experienced in digital, savvy in social and passionate about content and communication.

     

    Application Process

    • Please submit your CV, cover letter and salary expectation to info@benchmarkdrinks.com
    • All applicants must have a right to work in the UK
Botham wines Lords

I’ll be honest with you, creating my own wine range is probably better than scoring a hundred at Lords

Sir Ian Botham

I have a great passion for rosé and have loved working for the last two years on developing Kylie Minogue Wines. Working with the brilliant team at Benchmark Drinks we have created a rosé that I am truly enamoured by, it’s fresh, light and the perfect pink” 

Kylie Minogue

Graham Norton Sauvignon Blanc has proved widley successful, and is currently the fastest growing New Zealand wine brand in the UK.

Drinks Business Feb 2019

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London, United Kingdom