International Graduate Programme
Applications close at 1 pm Wednesday 17th January 2018

This programme offers you the opportunity to kick-start your career and hone your commercial instincts on a global stage, working for the world’s most iconic Irish Whiskey brand.

Let’s help you find out if this programme is for you.

  • Are you interested in sales & marketing?
  • Do you want to build a career on a global stage?
  • Do you want to work for the 
 world’s fastest growing 
 international whiskey brand?
  • Are you passionate about working with people?
  • Looking for a role that’s more than 
 your typical 9-5?

If this sounds like you, then you could be our next Jameson International Brand Ambassador.

Becoming a Jameson Brand Ambassador is a once in a lifetime opportunity to work closely with local brand teams in international markets, and introduce the world to the Jameson way of life.

The variety of the Brand Ambassador role sets it apart from nearly all other graduate programmes.

Brand Ambassadors work across a wide range of marketing activities such as brand activation, education and mentoring. You’ll work with local brand teams and off your own initiative, and will also be on first name terms with bartenders, distributors, bloggers and event organisers.

After your initial four weeks of intensive training in our head office in Dublin, you will arrive at your foreign market, meet the team, acclimatise and apply suncream / thermal layers where necessary.

Each market has its own challenges but you can expect the following to be on your to do list:

  • Convert 25-35 year olds to the 
 Jameson way of life through trial, 
 market research and local media 
 channels
  • Help plan, strategise and initiate 
 marketing opportunities to get 
 Jameson into the hands of urban 
 trendsetters around the world
  • Become a social media mogul; 
 Tweeting, Blogging and Instafacing 
 (okay we made that one up, but we 
 would expect you stay on top of 
 the latest social media trends) 
 about your progress
  • Influence the big players in your 
 market, from distributors to 
 bartenders and loyal brand 
 advocates
  • Support your local brand team in all 
 their market activations
  • Stay one step ahead of our 
 competitors with research and 
 strategy
  • Immerse yourself in the local 
 culture and become our eyes and 
 ears on the ground

Watch Roisin Oates ‘Day in the life’ as Jameson International Brand Ambassador, Shanghai

As an International Programme, having an international language is desirable *Stats of our Graduates speak an International language and 30% speak English only. The languages we recruit are French, German, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Polish, Hebrew, Russian, Korean, Mandarin and Japanese.

Qualifications are essential. Our programme is for those who want to kick start a career in international marketing. Our graduates come from a variety of backgrounds – Business, Languages, Law, Psychology, and Arts to name a few.

We don’t just look at languages and qualifications, we look at the strength you can bring to the role. The following will also help you stand out from the crowd -

  • ou’re a creative thinker and a 
 highly enthusiastic self-starter (but 
 probably don’t use phrases like self-
 starter)
  • You have strong business know-how
  • You’re independent, self-motivated 
 and can work off your own initiative
  • You are passionate about 
 brand marketing
  • You’re outgoing, confident and
 an excellent communicator
  • You're willing and able to adapt 
 to new countries and cultures
  • You have a positive attitude 
 towards problem solving
 (this is where your creativity 
 comes in)
  • You're a hard worker, obviously
  • You embody the Jameson spirit of 
 wit, charm, and charisma
  • You're driven to succeed (with a 
 full driver’s licence)

Does this sound like you?

Apart from the opportunity to fast track your international career ambitions with the world’s most iconic and best-selling Irish whiskey brand, some other perks include:

Ö 4-week induction training programme in Head Office, Dublin
â 1 week comprehensive whiskey education at The Irish Whiskey Academy in Midleton Distillery, Co. Cork
é 3 year programme 
typically includes 2 intenational rotations:

Rotation 1:

12-months

Rotation 2:

24 months

Progression within the programme is performance dependent.
â Competitive salary
b Two return flights to Ireland per year
(for business purposes)
ç Mobile phone
+ Laptop
l Company Car

(where applicable in market)

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