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Shopper Marketing Associate

Date:  Apr 3, 2021

Chicago, IL, US

Requisition ID: 14786 

A Career in Beer:   

Our purpose at Molson Coors Beverage Company is to Unite People to Celebrate All Life's Moments.   We are the world’s family brewer, brewing and selling our beer for over 350 years around the world.  We’re TalentBrewers - we believe in our brands and our people, we believe that a truly inspiring and diverse place to work is a must.  We want you to join our team of passionate self-starters who believe the world is full of untapped opportunities. So, if you get fired up about making a real difference as part of a winning team like we do, we want to hear from you. 


The Headlines:   

In the role of Shopper Marketing Associate working in Chicago, IL, you’ll help build brands at Molson Coors, which means shaping American culture and changing the way America enjoys beer. You’ll get to operate as a business owner of some of America’s most iconic brands, effectively blending the art & science of marketing–all while having over 300 years of brewing heritage behind you.  


The Responsibilities: 

·        Providing guidance will be key as you support both internal and external resources in the creation of the shopper marketing programs from concept all the way to completion.   

·        As a strong strategic thinker, you will play a vital role in developing internal and external facing selling materials

·        In marketing, meeting deadlines is of paramount importance. Your clear, cogent direction will facilitate assisting with all the elements of the shopper program, including each successive component of the marketing mix.   

·        You will assist in the achievement and tracking of brand and program specific performance.



The Other Qualifications:       

·        You have a Bachelor’s degree in marketing or business or, better yet, an MBA. Which leaves you perfectly poised to take the next step up into other commercial leadership roles.  

·        You have at least 2-3 years of marketing experience; add in sales experience and that could push you over the top. 

·        Even with the title of “associate,” you operate with a general manager mindset, and always approach your work as an owner of the business.   

·        You have an innate ability to build empathy with consumers, in particular millennials and diverse consumers.  

·        Your stock answer to the status quo is “No,” plus you constantly challenge the expected to generate new ideas and find opportunities to improve.   

·        “Tenacious” could be your middle name, but “resilient” and “always selling” would work too. You demonstrate conviction and know how to provide and defend a strong point of view.  


Work Perks that You Need to Know About:   

·        As the world’s family brewer, we have the scale to make big things happen and still get to know colleagues on a first name basis across the globe.  

·        We play our part to make a difference – from charitable donations to hitting the streets together to build parks – giving back to the community is part of our culture and who we are.  

·        As a beer enthusiast, you can become a Certified Beer Cicerone through in-house training that includes everything from brewing techniques to beer tasting and food pairings.  

·        Participation in our Total Rewards program with a competitive base salary, incentive plans, parental leave, health, dental and pension benefits.     

·        Work within a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate colleagues and partners with diverse backgrounds and experiences  


Job Posting Grade: 9 


At Molson Coors we seek diversity. Differing perspectives lead to challenging the expected, which keeps new ideas bubbling up. We’re an equal opportunity employer and invite applications from candidates from all backgrounds, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic. We take pride in celebrating our unique brew.

Nearest Major Market: Chicago