Trade and Shopper Marketing Intern (12 month placement) Ref: TRAD0803

12 month internship - Middlebrook

  • Function Commercial
  • Location England
  • Closing Date 03 Mar 2019

About Barr Soft Drinks…

We are one of the UK’s leading independent soft drink manufacturers in the Fast Moving Consumer Goods market (FMCG). We have been in the business of quenching the nation’s thirst since we were founded in 1875. Today, we are a successful FTSE 250 company with a track record of creating and selling some of the UK’s best-loved soft drinks.


The role…

We are seeking an intern to join us at our Bolton offices for 12 months starting in July 2019. You will be working as a valued member of our Trade and Shopper marketing team with the opportunity to work on our exciting range of brands including IRN-BRU, Rubicon, Rockstar and Snapple!

As an intern you will be involved in…

  • Developing print and web creative executions from sales briefs.

  • Managing in-store sampling activations to support promotions, brand initiatives and NPD.

  • Managing Trade show processes and ensuring effective use of all brand assets.

  • Working with Trade Communications to organise competitions and support online content provision

  • Coordinating in-store activation/POS materials to sales teams


What we are looking for...

We are looking for an ambitious, highly organised and team-driven person who:

  • Is currently studying or recently graduated from Business or Marketing related degree.

  • Has excellent communication, organisational and time management skills

  • Is commercially focused, with the ability to initiate and drive forward ideas.

  • Good understanding of the retail and shopper environment

  • Is able to demonstrate a “can do” attitude and desire to continuously improve.

  • Holds strong computer skills.



  • Competitive salary

  • 33 days annual holiday

  • Career Development and Training

  • Childcare vouchers

  • Life assurance

  • Discounts and cashback for selected stores and restaurants giving great savings on holidays, shopping, groceries, cinema tickets, etc.

  • Health cash plan

  • Flexible Benefits - buy technology, a new bike or a great deal on a car lease through salary sacrifice

  • Share schemes  for eligible employees

How to apply…

To apply, please send your CV and Covering letter explaining why this this role is perfect for you via the Apply button

We’re expecting lots of people to want to be part of the Barr family. So unfortunately, if you have not heard from us within 4 weeks of submitting your application, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful.


Closing date for applications is 3rd March 2019.

There will be an assessment day in Bolton for candidates that are called for interview.


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