Brown-Forman Brand Manager for Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey / Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire - 11 month contract in Paris, France

Brown-Forman Corporation, an American corporation headquartered in Louisville, Kentucky, is one of the ten largest spirits producers in the world, generating a CA of more than 4.1 million dollars (fiscal year 2016) and employing 4,600 people in 160 countries. The principle brands of the portfolio include: Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey, Finlandia vodka, Woodford Reserve, Early Times, Chambord, Herradura. Brown Forman France is recruiting for its Marketing team a Brand Manager looking after Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Honey and Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Fire for a temporary contract of 11 months.

This role is key given the predominant role the cited brands are playing in Brown Forman business. This person will report to the Marketing Manager. He/she will also interact with regional and global marketing teams.


  • Building and implementing his/her brands’ marketing plans in line with France

and Global Strategy.

  • Communicating this strategy internally and involve teams (especially commercial


  • Coordinating actions with the different local and international teams to complete

his/her projects.

  • Ensuring adequate management and coordination of external agencies.

  • Managing financial components of his/her brands (P&L).

  • Managing his/her brand’s A&P budget.

  • Taking part into planification at national level.

  • Informing the Leadership Team.

  • Representing France during international meetings where invited.

  • Supporting marketing analysis .

Main goals:

  • Defining his/her brands’ marketing goals and KPIs.

  • Developing and implementing every aspects of the brand plan – ATL and BTL.

  • Analyzing on a regular basis competitive environment and emerging trends on

markets in order to implement corrective measures and action plans.

  • Being the ambassador of his/her brands internally and externally.

  • Paying attention to new market trends / opportunities which would help his/her

brand’s development.

  • Recommending innovative projects for his/her brands / his/her brand’s portfolio in

line with the mid-term company’s strategy and pilot launching process with global

/ European teams when appropriate.

  • Co-operate with the insight team for the ad hoc as well as regular research.


  • Degree in Marketing or equivalent experience

  • Minimum of 3 years in Brand Management

  • Strong interest in new trends

  • Motivated to be involved in a “young” structure

  • Familiar with panels & confirmed experience and interest in Consumer Research

  • Fluent in French and English are required.

Brown-Forman Corporation is committed to equality of opportunity in all aspects of employment. It is the policy of Brown-Forman Corporation to provide full and equal employment opportunities to all employees and potential employees without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, veteran status, age, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability or any other legally protected status.

Business Area: International

City: Paris


Country: FRA

Req ID: JR-00000083