The Communications Specialist will support Constellation Brandsâ Wine and Spirits Communications team in developing and executing programs that deliver strategic messages and elevate perception and awareness â both internally and externally - of Constellationâs wine and spirits division and brands. The position will report to the Senior Manager, Wine & Spirits Communications, and will support both brand public relations and corporate communications.
Work closely with internal teams and external agencies to develop and execute brand PR & influencer marketing plans and corporate communication initiatives
Develop excellent working relationships with cross-functional teams (e.g. brand marketing, digital & paid media, strategic insights, sales, winemaking, legal, operations, finance)
Work collaboratively with teammates to develop content and assets for internal company communication channels that showcase brand programs and company culture
Generate and distribute monthly, quarterly and annual reports for key stakeholders
Fulfill incoming media requests for press kits, interviews, photos, data, product samples, etc.
Participate in media training sessions for winemakers and company representatives
Monitor for industry trends, CBI leadership & brand storytelling opportunities
Manage product sample request process and track shipments to ensure delivery
Work with agency partners to review, compile and distribute weekly coverage reports; track metrics & create/save press clips
Lead Brandsâ scores & accolades and competition submission strategies, in partnership with agency partners
Assist with researching and vetting influencer partner recommendations and content; facilitate approval and contracting processes
Support team with general administrative functions such as vendor management, subscriptions, billing, scheduling meetings, organizing internal drives, etc.Â
Participate in regular meetings with team, agency partners, cross-functionals and other training and education opportunities, as they ariseÂ
Highly resourceful and organized with an eye for detail
Excellent time management, written and oral communication skills
Strong motivation and ambition to support the Communications team and their goals to drive the business
Ability to prioritize, manage and deliver multiple immediate tasks and long-term projects on deadline
Ability to work effectively and flexibly in a rapidly changing, fast-paced and challenging professional environment
Positive attitude and self-starter with the ability to forge relationships and add value to the team on integrated team projects and as individual contributor
Ability to work harmoniously with co-workers and perform duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with the companyâs value of exhibiting the highest quality standards in all endeavors
2-4 years of work and/or internship experience at an agency or in a corporate office environment required
Bachelorâs Degree in Communications/Public Relations/Marketing/English or related field required
A minimum of one year experience a public relations or influencer marketing capacity is a plus, but not required
Thorough proficiency in Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook required
Passion for learning and growing within the wine and spirits business
Valid driverâs license and ability to travel within San Francisco and Californiaâs Bay Area to accomplish tasks when required (own car not required)
Ability to lift approximately 45 pounds, to stand for 2-3 hours, and to bend, kneel, and/or crouch
San Francisco, California
Constellation Brands is committed to a continuing program of equal employment opportunity. All persons have equal employment opportunities with Constellation Brands, regardless of their sex, race, color, age, religion, creed, sexual orientation, national origin or citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition (cancer or genetic characteristics), marital status, gender (including gender identity or gender expression), familial status, military or veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related conditions (or any other group or category within the framework of the applicable discrimination laws and regulations).
Internal Number: 14205580
About Constellation Brands
If you have taken a moment to unwind with a bottle of beer, toast with glass of wine, or celebrate with a cocktail, chances are that you have shared that moment with Constellation Brands. We are passionate producers of iconic beer, wine and spirits brands that consumers love. From Corona Extra, to Robert Mondavi Wines, to SVEKDA Vodka, we produce over 100 premium brands with sales in nearly 100 countries, making us the number one multi-category beverage alcohol company in the U.S.