British American Tobacco Nordic

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Junior Executive in Branding Next Generation Products at British American Tobacco Nordic

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Kick-start your career as our next Junior Executive in Branding Next Generation Products.

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 reduced-risk tobacco and nicotine choices. As a Junior Executive, you will help deliver our strategy of shifting the business from a traditional tobacco company to a provider of potentially risk reduced nicotine products. Our growing range of potentially reduced-risk products includes our Next Generation Products, such as vapor and tobacco heating products, and our oral tobacco and nicotine products.

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 position in Potentially Risk Reduced Products or one of our other Marketing departments depending on your desire and future aspirations. In the last three years, 31 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 Brand team working with Next Generation products and Potentially Risk Reduced Products (PRRP), driving the development and implementation of brand activities across the Nordics and Netherlands.

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:

  • Execution of brand plans and campaigns to create a strong impact in the market
  • Developing campaign activities tailored to the local dynamics across the Nordics and Netherlands
  • Monitoring brand performance
  • Analysis of market opportunities
  • Collaborating with stakeholders internally and externally to drive appropriate action plans

If you’re innovative, result oriented and curious, the Junior Executive position in Branding is the right place for you to start your career.
You finished your Master’s degree in 2017 or 2018 in Marketing or Business. You have a strong interest in being part of an inspiring organisation where you can develop personally.

Key skills needed in these roles:

  • Experience with brand management from an FMCG company, agency or other marketing related experience
  • Excellent analytic and problem-solving skills
  • Structured with strong communication skills
  • Advanced Excel and PowerPoint 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 ongoing 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 the "Apply now" button.

If you have any questions, feel free to send an e-mail to:

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 2019 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.

British American Tobacco is one of the world’s leading multinational companies, with brands sold in over 200 markets, made in 44 factories in 42 countries.

We are proud that we are consistently among the top 5 companies on the London Stock Exchange.

Our portfolio includes our world-famous Global Drive Brands – Dunhill, Kent, Lucky Strike, Pall Mall and Rothmans – along with many other leading international brands, such as Vogue, Peter Stuyvesant and State Express 555.
Alongside our traditional tobacco business, we are also developing products that offer consumers potentially less risky alternatives to regular cigarettes. Our Next Generation Products are already leading the way in the Industry of vapour and tobacco heating devices. We continue to develop a solid portfolio of consumer solutions which already include well known global brands like Vype, glo and Voke.

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