Junior Executive in Trade Activation at British American Tobacco

Expires in 4 days

Begin an amazing career with a bright future. At British American Tobacco, we give you a great start to your career. How? By placing you in an environment that cultivates learning, collaboration, and well-being in an industry that's transforming at a rapid pace. An extraordinary confluence of technology, societal change and public health awareness has created a unique opportunity: the opportunity to make a substantial leap forward in our long-held ambition to provide our consumers with potentially risk reduced products. As a Junior Executive you will help deliver our strategy of shifting the business from a traditional tobacco company to a provider of next generation nicotine products. Your knowledge and passion are what matters, because that's what will shape our future.

At BAT we take great pride in growing talents from within and we see your career as a long-term commitment. That's why we have the 12 months Junior Executive Program.

A junior Executive position can lead to a permanent in Strategic Planning or one of our marketing departments depending on your desire and future aspirations. In the last three years, 34 of our Junior Executives have been promoted within their first year. You will be part of an inspiring program and get the opportunity to network with your fellow Junior Executives in our IDex network.

The position

The position is based in our ambitious and dynamic Trade Activation team driving the deployment of brand activities in Denmark. You'll be given responsibility and your own projects from the beginning, allowing you to develop your career with support at every stage of the process, including on-going feedback and coaching.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Development of Trade activation plans for new brand activities to ensure optimal execution in field and long-term plans for all activities.
  • Provide input into effective Agency briefings to guide the creative process for the implementation of campaigns of key missiles by shopper channel.
  • Drive development of end market campaign touch points based on brand guidelines.
  • Based on Retail Media Landscape analysis, identify effective ways to engage consumers.
  • Develop innovative and impactful methods for consumer communication in different shopper channels in collaboration with the Brand group and Agencies.

Essential Requirements

If you’re innovative, result oriented and curious, the Junior Executive position in Trade Activation Denmark is the right place for you to start your career.

You finished your Master’s degree in 2019 or 2020 in Marketing or Business. You have a strong interest in being part of an inspiring organization where you can develop personally.

Key skills needed in these roles:

  • Excellent understanding of market and consumer / shopper dynamics
  • Project management experience
  • Excellent analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Structured with strong communication skills
  • Advanced Excel and Power Point user
  • Able to perform under pressure and in a fast-changing environment

Fluency in one of the Scandinavian languages is considered an advantage, but not a requirement.

The position is based in our Nordic head office in Copenhagen right next to Vesterport Station.

The starting date is as soon as possible, and we’ll conduct on going interviews. The job post will be removed as soon as we have the right candidate, so don’t wait too long before you submit your application through our global job portal.

Please send your application and CV through our global job portal.

If you have any questions, feel free to send an e-mail to: NEAtalent@bat.com

Working at British American Tobacco

British American Tobacco is all about freedom of choice — whether it’s our people or our products. Combined with our entrepreneurial spirit, it’s what’s driven our phenomenal success. Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are at the forefront of developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes.

There’s no doubt our industry is controversial — we’re the first to admit that. But rest assured, we take a responsible approach to our trade. We’re committed to tobacco harm reduction, protecting the environment and applying exemplary corporate conduct in our markets and supply chain. Such efforts have kept us in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index for 13 years. It’s this strong legacy that provides many of our people with a compelling reason to work here.

Our focus is on driving high performance; developing the next generation of leaders; valuing the diversity of our employees; encouraging and rewarding entrepreneurial behavior; and creating an engaging culture where individuals and teams can be successful.
We are proud of the external recognition we receive each year for our standing as a leading employer in countries worldwide. British American Tobacco Denmark is certified as Top Employers Denmark 2020 as a result of the exceptional employee conditions, the way we nurture and develop talent throughout all levels of the organization and our leadership status in the HR environment, always striving to optimize employment practices and to develop its employees

If you have the talent and expertise to make your mark in a global organization that thrives on diversity, innovation and a commitment to helping people make the most of their abilities, find out more about working for us at www.bat.com