Commonwealth Brewery Ltd.

Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. (CBL) is a Bahamian beverage company within Heineken International that brews, blends, distributes and sells retail products.  The portfolio represents over 220 brands and more than 800 beverages (SKUs). With nationalities from six countries around the world, the team is diverse in talent, culture, perspectives and best practices.

 

Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary: The Employee Experience & Communications Manager is responsible for enhancing and improving the employee experience and engagement throughout CBL; also responsible for creating, planning and disseminating communications that supports and advances CBL's corporate narrative, culture and business objectives. Key Responsibilities: Manages efforts related to the employee experience including but not limited to onboarding, engagement surveys, diversity & inclusion and other employee engagement initiatives; Assists in the development of a strategic internal communications plan to support CBLs ambition of being Employer of choice; Develops, Executes & Manages all Corporate events and activities in consultation with relevant leaders, committees, Departments etc. as necessary (e.g. Reward & Recognition programs, Family Day, Christmas party, sporting events and tournaments and any other Corporate sponsored events); Prepares and disseminates an annual schedule of Corporate events and activities; Prepares and ensures timely distribution of CBL's Annual Report; Assists with maintaining budgets for all events and activities within specified amounts; Assists with General Staff Meetings, Executive round tables, Lunch and Learn Sessions and any other staff meetings; Ensures that all departments including the Family Islands are kept abreast of all activities as necessary; Facilitates the Climate survey process, communication of results and action plans; Maintains a pulse on employee morale and engagement continuously identifying opportunities to create an engaged workforce; Partners with the HR team and other key stakeholders to develop and deliver the Employee Engagement & Branding strategy; Manages sponsorship requests and ensures CBL visibility in Community Service Initiatives; Provides assistance to Management Team in writing speeches, Interview preparation and mass communications; Is proactive in identifying and developing content that champions the employee and company experiences to improve the image of CBL to its employees and the community; Identifies and liaises with service providers to secure speakers, presenters and entertainment for Corporate events; Liaises with vendors on the selection, purchase, delivery of materials i.e. awards, invitations, prizes, letters, paraphernalia, etc. for all events, as necessary and maintains an inventory of the same; Prepares and distributes all documentations (e.g. staff notices) relative to Corporate activities, as necessary; Creates and updates all Standard Operations Procedures for all activities, as necessary; Ensures timely preparation of purchase requisitions and prompt receipt of bills for all events and activities as necessary; Assists with and ensure that bills for payments to vendors are prepared and sent to the Finance Department for timely payment of work rendered and distributed to the vendors in a timely manner; Manages all internal communication channels; email, intranet and TV channels; Performs all other reasonable duties from time to time as requested. Qualifications: A minimum of a Bachelor's degree in Public Relations, Marketing, communications, or Journalism; Minimum of seven (7) years experience in corporate communications, marketing and or employee engagement; including experience in branding and or communications, creating content, presentations and other written video or graphic materials targeted at employee engagement and employer branding. Competencies/Skills: Ability to manage through influence and work effectively with key stakeholders at all levels of the organization. Passionate about establishing strong relationships and working collaboratively to drive meaningful outcomes that positively impact the employee experience. Ability to deliver results across diverse cultures. Excellent time management and organizational skills. Experience in the preparation of Annual Reports. Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in written form with all levels of staff. Excellent human relations and interpersonal skills. Computer proficiency in Windows environment and Microsoft applications. Good analytical and critical thinking skills. Sound knowledge of Corporation's policies and procedures. Confidentiality is a must.
May 11, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary: Responsible for execution of commercial strategy in all other customers within assigned territory, and championing of own sales territory. The Premium Account Executive will also be responsible for achieving maximum sales profitability, growth and account penetration within an assigned territory and/or market segment. Key Responsibilities: Visit the assigned accounts according with the defined frequency for every customer & defined steps of the visit Visit any other account that is candidate to manage our portfolio (Capture new customers) Execute according to the defined PICOS (Picture of Success) Conduct periodic training with staff To negotiate better spaces (Exhibition/Branding) and develop our portfolio in those accounts To inform about any competitor activity from any product considered as a competitor To use in an effective way our assets in the market (Fridges, working capital, displays, POS, etc.) Effectively communicate company brand programs and offer new products To keep, maintain and grow the assigned customer base To deliver Volume, Revenue, GP, A/R, Execution, assortment and other commercial targets according with the strategy defined by the company To be aware of goals for each account being visited and what achievement is targeted for each visit To manage and develop customers to deliver sales targets To deliver the customer / key account plan To feedback to marketing and trade marketing from customer perspectives where applicable Perform any other reasonable and customary duties To challenge and support cross functions to improve operation efficiency, effectiveness and territory relevance To challenge and support marketing and trade marketing to formulate strategies, operation policies and locally programs relevant to own territory To act as the voice of customers in own territory within the commercial organization To be the territory champion during the selling and negotiation processes with key customers - Price contracts, incentives and account plans Qualifications: Associate/College Degree in Business Management or related ideally with a commercial background Previous experience in a similar position (2-3 years) Experience in the commercial area of activity related to Sales, Marketing or Trade Marketing is beneficial Knowledge of beers and spirits Competencies/Skills: Customer oriented Strong interpersonal/communication skills Strong Cost Management and Negotiation Skills Strong knowledge of Sales techniques
May 07, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. John F Kennedy Drive, Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary The Business Controller will manage and provide financial information for a reliable and efficient decision making process with focus on planning and controlling. The role requires analysis and reporting on accounting statistics, in order to maintain reliable and accurate financial records. Key Responsibilities Analyze financial data and present financial reports in an accurate and timely manner Manage accounting and reporting activities, internal control implementation and monitoring Educate teams on finance and accounting procedures to support efficient operations Review and analysis of all ledger accounts ensuring compliance with appropriate company policies, IFRS/regulatory requirements Assist in the coordination of all audit activity and preparation and reporting of actual monthly, quarterly and annual financial information Assist in the preparation of the annual budget, latest estimate and 3 year planning process Review all financial information and compare to actual results with a view to identify, explain and correct variances as appropriate Qualifications Master’s Degree in Finance (preferred), MBA, CPA or equivalent Excellent communication and presentation skills Minimum of 3 years’ experience or similar position is required. Competencies Excellent proficiency in Microsoft Excel and Reporting Excellent communication and presentation skills Strong leadership skills Strong organizational, problem solving and analytical skills
May 03, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary: To work within the retail store(s) and consistently provide excellent customer service in a clean and friendly environment; one that is conducive for selling and the consumption of alcoholic beverages. Key Responsibilities: Ensure every customer is greeted and offer suggestive selling or add-ons  Accepts cash, credit cards, checkard, traveler's cheques according to established procedures and request identification and match signatures. Balance cash drawer and receipts and prepare daily deposits. Document any discrepancies pertaining to overages/shortages on daily deposit form. Maintains sufficient change in cash drawer at all times. Offer the 10% and/or 20% mix and match specials (where applicable).  Encourage customers to take advantage of the in-store promotions. Maintain and ensure work station is clean and well organized at all times. Ensure that store counters, floors, coolers, shelves, windows, safety stock areas and bathrooms are kept clean and organized at all times. Assist with in-store pricing of items and merchandising the store. Participate with the daily spot check counting on top ten (10) fast movers at store. Adhere to the zero tolerance approach related to inventory management  Qualifications: High School Diploma Competencies/Skills: Customer oriented Strong interpersonal/communication skills
May 01, 2019