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. John F Kennedy Drive, Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Purpose: To deliver competitive advantage to Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. in sourcing of goods and services, through a fair, consistent, and transparent process that focuses on procurement best practices derived from the HEINEKEN Sourcing.   Key Responsibilities:               Source approved goods and services for the company at the best price, at the right time, in the quantity desired, at the quality required                         Perform internal and external analysis to provide on global opportunity assessment for cost saving projects (value engineering, lower transaction costs, sku rationalization, cash improvement)                                                                                Define scope of spend, collect, identify and validate requirements of stakeholder volumes, specifications and service levels                Monitor market developments and internal supplier performance Coordinate with user departments to define accurate budget spends for purchases and projects.             Execute the first two steps in the HEINEKEN Supplier Code Procedure (Signing of the Supplier Code, and Supplier Risk Analysis).  Manage the operational supplier relationships on a daily basis    Minimize impacts of contract termination by thorough preparation and proper execution   Perform data governance role for all OpCo data Maintain responsibility for creating, maintaining and modifying data specific to the systems / data for the domain / category / OpCo in accordance with global data standards and policies (Data Producer)                                                                                                                                       Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related subject Minimum of 3 years’ experience in similar or related position   Competencies/Skills: Strong organizational and communication skills Keen analytical skills and attention to details Demonstrated ability to build strong relationships Good negotiation skills
Jan 22, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary: Ensure the Master Calendar process is adhered to and manage all POS inventory. Key Responsibilities: Follow up with all stakeholders to ensure master calendar is adhered to and work is being done before meetings Ensure Master Calendar delivereables are done on time Compile all Master Calendar Slides into one continuous document 48 hours before the Master Calendar meeting Coordinate monthly meeting with Trade Marketing Manager, Key Brand Managers and MTs to review programs in each step of the master calendar Take and send out minutes of master calendar meeting Manage inventory list of all items in the POS warehouse Ensure no POS item (excluding reusable items) stays in POS warehouse for more than one year Inform Events, Marketing, and Trade Marketing teams of when items arrive Inform teams of inventory on a monthly basis Qualifications: College or University Degree ideally with a commercial background Competencies/Skills: Project Management in the commercial area Organized, proactive individual Strong interpersonal skills
Jan 04, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary: Build winning channels (channel strategy), develop insights and adapt brand programs into channel programs. Key Responsibilities: Develop customer, shopper, and consumer insights per channel Allocate brand and trade marketing resources based on channel and outlet productivity Visit at least 5 accounts per week for market insights Adapt brand (360) activation plans/programs to channel strategy Advise all brand teams on channels that best fit their programs Establish program KPIs Develop Sell Sheets Develop Picture of Success per channel by month Ensure availability of brand program materials Ensure all programs are in the master calendar and adhere to the promo rules Train Trade Marketing Specialists on Picture on Success Evaluate program success through results Discuss branding and transformation of accounts into unique flagships for CBL Brands Follow up on execution of flag ship accounts until completion and assess performance of account after completion Qualifications: College or University Degree ideally with a commercial background. Competencies/Skills: Previous experience in Trade Marketing or Brand Marketing Previous experience in project management and/or strategic planning is beneficial. Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, and PowerPoint Proficiency in budget management
Jan 04, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary: Provide the sales force with all materials needed to execute the Picture of Success, while tracking execution and monitoring the results of all brand and trade marketing programs. Key Responsibilities: Attend all sales meetings Train the sales force in executing all brand programs in conjunction with the sales managers based on Picture of Success Assess effetiveness of programs in the market Assess picture of success in outlets from Channel Executive Inspect at least 15 accounts per week ensuring that promotions and activiations are being executed according to channel picos Give inputs on potential improvements (especially in the case of other islands) Monitor the efficiency of all assets in the market, find new locations and assess compliance Attend all activations and events where promotional staff are present from beginning to end Ensure promotional Staff are in attendance at events and executing as requested Qualifications: College or University Degree ideally with a commercial background. Competencies/Skills: Previous experience in a similar position (1-2 years), experience in commercial area of activity related to Sales or Marketing Previous experience in Trade Marketing is beneficial Must be able to prepare comprehensive reports and power point presentations
Jan 04, 2019
Full Time
Commonwealth Brewery Ltd. Nassau, The Bahamas
Job Summary Keeping safety first, operate production and packaging machinery and all other tasks to fill beer and/or rum in bottles/cans, and packaging in accordance to the requirements. Maintain equipment and working environment at optimal standards. Key Responsibilities Operates packaging equipment at a level that ensures maximum performance of machines (adjusting, correcting, registering, changing over and checking quality) Assists with overhauls and non-routine maintenance Ensures stable packaging process without deviations Completes daily log sheets to ensure all losses are recognized  Ensures machines are running at the desired speed and performance Observes independently the visual product quality (coding, packaging material, etc.) and acts upon any deviation from standard Performs in-house quality checks on machine being operated at the required frequencies Actively participate in TPM teams and activities to improve equipment performance and or safety Carries out first-line maintenance on packaging equipment (Cleaning, inspection, lubrication and preventative maintenance- CILT) Complies, analyses and reports on assigned area responsibilities (machine boards) Ensures compliance with the regulatory, HEINEKEN and local safety regulations within his/her department Works in line with the defined and implemented safety and food safety standards (5S, Housekeeping and HACCP related standards) Maintains safe, clean and tidy working area with no risks related to the product Monitors and ensures compliance of safety operating procedures in accordance with all regulations and guidelines for product safety Reports and processes all problems related to safety in a timely manner Acts as a role model for safe behavior, leading by example Qualifications High School diploma Competencies Packaging / Maintenance/ Mechanical and/or Electrical background preferred Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Excel Excellent written and oral communication skills Excellent presentation and listening skills
Dec 27, 2018