Lawson's Finest Liquids

Marketing Brand Manager | Full Time

Category: Foods/Beverages

Location: 155 Carroll Road, Waitsfield, VT, USA


Lawson’s Finest Liquids crafts and delivers the finest and freshest beer to delight our fans. We are a values-driven company with a focus on excellence, cultivating and supporting vibrant communities, and having fun. We are passionate about delivering world-class brews throughout our nine-state Northeast region and beyond. The Marketing Brand Manager will report to the Marketing Director and is responsible for the development and implementation of the Lawson’s Finest Liquids brand strategy.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Has extensive experience with creative marketing strategies, concepts, and practices
  • Is skilled in project management, creatively inclined, and highly organized
  • Thrives working collaboratively in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Thinks strategically and can passionately articulate brand vision
  • Possesses impeccable written and verbal communication skills
  • Ensures that all responsibilities are delivered in a timely, on-budget, high quality manner while balancing short- and long-term priorities
  • Demonstrates a strong work ethic
  • Enthusiastically enjoys Lawson’s Finest Liquids beers and the craft beer industry

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Support Marketing Department leadership to develop, recommend, and execute the company’s marketing strategy
  • Develop and implement a brand plan for sustainable growth while assisting with the budget and strategy for the current fiscal year
  • Create and deliver Lawson’s Finest Liquids’ brand strategy for various platforms, ensuring consistency of brand voice
  • Manage company social media accounts, website, and general digital presence in coordination with the Marketing Communications Specialist
  • Develop and implement communication plans designed to champion the brand, capitalize on market opportunities, drive sales, and engage the Lawson’s Finest fanbase
  • Effectively reflect the company’s mission, vision, and values through storytelling and branding objectives
  • Manage the creation of all marketing and sales support tools, in partnership with the Sales Team and Creative Designer, including customer facing point-of-sale materials
  • Create, maintain, and report on a monthly KPI dashboard reflecting company influence (community engagement, likes, impressions, PR coverage, etc.)
  • Possess a keen capacity to analyze data, glean insights, and make intuitive, substantiated recommendations
  • Monitor market trends while researching consumer markets and competitors’ activities to identify key opportunities
  • Partner with the Sales Director to execute successful brand launches, creating any materials necessary to support company initiatives
  • Manage the new product design lifecycle – from creative, to prototypes, to finished product and brand registration
  • Work with the Leadership Team to spearhead the creative packaging process for the brand
  • Support the brand at events, promotional activities, and sales meetings as needed
  • Supervise Marketing Intern while preparing for future team growth and supervision responsibilities

Requirements

  • Extensive knowledge of marketing consumer goods using traditional, social, and digital media platforms and methods
  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical aptitude
  • Thorough understanding of Lawson’s Finest Liquids mission, vision, and values
  • 5+ years of experience in Marketing (3+ years of Brand Marketing experience preferred)
  • Experience in a supervisory role (preferred)
  • Experience working in the craft beer industry (preferred)

Benefits

This is a full-time position and starting salary will be commensurate with experience. Benefits include paid time-off, paid holidays, profit sharing, and company medical, dental, and 401k plans among others.

Lawson’s Finest Liquids is an Equal Opportunity Employer and committed to equity, inclusion and diversity. We believe that all forms of diversity make us better at everything that we do – fostering innovation and connecting us more closely to our customers and communities. Lawson’s Finest is especially interested in candidates that contribute to the diversity, inclusion and excellence of our organization.

Lawson’s Finest Liquids provides equal opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic disposition, neurodiversity, disability, veteran status or any other protected category under federal, state and local law.

Deadline:

To Apply:

Apply online at https://www.lawsonsfinest.com/about-us/careers/