Executive Assistant & Sales Coordinator

Executive Assistant & Sales Coordinator

14 Sep

14 Sep



Job Description :

Context and Scope:

Diageo Canada is a leader in the Spirits, Beer & Ready-to-Drink (RTD) categories, with globally recognized brands such as Johnnie Walker, Smirnoff, Baileys, Captain Morgan, Tanqueray, Crown Royal and Guinness. Diageo Canada’s ambition is to be the best performing, most trusted and respected Consumer Packaged Goods Company in Canada.

Are you a self-stater? Are you interested in joining a high-powered team delivering strong growth in a growing industry? Do you like to work with multiple team members and customer contacts to coordinate plans for successful implementation? Then come join our team!

Purpose of Role:

The Executive Assistant is a critical member of the Diageo Canada team,

directly supporting the VP/General Manager and assisting in the coordination of the Diageo Toronto office team. Additionally, the Executive Assistant supports the Diageo Western Canada Team with customer administrative needs.


This role is accountable for administrative responsibilities such as coordinating meetings, organizing travel, managing expense reports, scheduling customer and key stakeholder meetings, and assisting with team events. This role additionally supports the Western Canada Sales Team with provincial and customer administrative needs, such as new item and promotional forms.

Key Executive Assistant Responsibilities:

Manage Calendar for the General Manager

Complete and review monthly expense reports

Schedule travel for General Manager

Liase with key stakeholders (internal & external) to schedule important annual meetings such as customer Top 2 Tops, business reviews, & market surveys

Maintain Canada & Toronto office distribution lists

Included in the Crisis Management Team – Manage BCP/CMP documents & Manage the Everbridge system (internal emergency alert system)

Distribute company wide communications to the business on behalf of the leadership team

Assist the Social Engagement Committee with planning internal events

Host Monthly Townhalls & Celebration Calls

Assist with annual training week meeting

Key Sales Coordinator Responsibilities:

Liase with Brand & Innovation teams to manage full new product submission process

Manage relationship with liquor board category administrators across Spirits, RTD & Beer

Create & manage purchase orders as needed

Run & distribute daily orders and National Depletions reports through SAP & Microstrategy

Qualifications and Experience Required

University degree in Business administration a plus

Proficient with Microsoft suite products with strong working knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint

Strong communication skills; excellent written and verbal skills

Self-starter with ability to lead projects and bring along key stakeholders

3-5 years Business experience, preferably in a consumer-packaged goods environment

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Primary Location:

Downtown Toronto

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