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Diageo Account Manager Belgium & Luxembourg - Reserve Special Trade (Luxury Portfolio) in Zellik, Belgium

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At Diageo, we’re united by our purpose: celebrate life, every day, everywhere. And by this we mean so much more than raising a glass!

Everything we do is about creating opportunities, empowering people, building thriving communities, promoting responsible drinking and protecting the environment, all across the globe.

If you are passionate about growing luxury brands, are an inspirational speaker, have strong commercial capabilities or are a highly successful marketer who wants to become a commercial leader, then this is the job for you.

Do you add energy to every conversation, see possibilities rather than barriers?

Are you confident in moving between Strategy & execution? If so, we would love to speak to you.

We have an extra-ordinary Reserve portfolio with brands which are rich in heritage & craft like TALISKER, JOHNNIE WALKER & KETEL ONE, with brands that have amazing stories but are yet to be told like ZACAPA, BULLEIT & DON JULIO, to an iconic brand in CIROC, within the super-premium vodka category, which is growing in notoriety in the cities & hotspots in Europe.

If that sparks your interest, read on…

We are looking for Reserve Special Trade Account Manager for Belgium and Luxembourg.

In this role you are responsible for Reserve business across Reserve Specialist stores in Belgium and Luxembourg. You are delivering sales for assigned portfolio, building distribution and executing activations are among key responsibilities for this role.You will manage relationships with customers (stores) as well with key wholesale customers and deliver product mentoring sessions when required, working closely with Reserve Special Trade Brand Ambassador.

You’ll become part of Northern Europe Reserve team – a group of 23 people on a mission to accelerate the growth of our Reserve portfolio and deliver consistent share gain.

We do this by selling the Reserve Portfolio through our TLA/Pacemaker business partners and Specialist Stores and helping our colleagues in the Premium business realise the huge potential of the Reserve portfolio there. We work in partnership with the very best trend leading accounts in the On Trade and Specialist retailers to create memorable experiences for our consumers. We also activate our brands in 3rd space and amplify all of this through a strong culture plan.

Your qualifications in order to be successful for the role:

  • You have relevant work experience from sales area, experience from luxury goods or services would be an asset

  • You may have the network or you have good knowledge of the high end bar industry;

  • You are passionate about people and are great at building long-lasting business relationships

  • You are structured, detail oriented and take pride in delivering on time;

  • You are known to be persistent, loyal, dedicated and a good team player;

  • You work independently, proactive and take great personal ownership and responsibility;

  • You are in possession of a driver’s license

  • You have strong communication skills in Dutch and French as well as English.

Location / Flexible Working Options: Belgium (home office / field based) is preferred location (Diageo office location is in Zellik) – the role will require travel across Belgium and monthly visits to Luxembourg as part of core job with additional travel outside these countries.

We believe there is no such thing as ‘the perfect candidate’. Capability and learning are what helps our people to succeed. You will be committed to your own development, receptive to feedback, learn from your own mistakes and can adapt to new challenges. This is an opportunity for you to grow your own capability and experience for the benefit of yourself, your people and Diageo. The way we turn up to work is simple - we act like owners, restless and agile, bold in execution and obsessed with winning. We are all engaged and contribute to a collaborative, inclusive and high performing culture. Apply now!

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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? We want to be one of the best performing, most trusted and respected consumer products companies 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 30,000 talented people. While they make our iconic brands ever stronger around the world, we help them go further than they thought possible. In fact, we’re helping to define their career growth through stretching roles and exciting development opportunities.

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.