Beverage Innovation Manager – Dallas, TX

Beverage Innovation Manager – Dallas, TX

Monin Gourmet Flavorings has been continuously named a Top Workplace. Through our companies Mission and Values, we are able to exceed customer satisfaction while staying committed and never compromising the quality of our product. Along with being responsible and accountable to others we acknowledge and are dedicated to social and environmental responsibility. Here at Monin we take great pride in our history but are always working towards new innovated ideas!

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The Beverage Innovation Manager will report to the Vice President of Innovation & Customer Solutions. The selected candidate will develop drink recipes to showcase Monin products in creative and innovative ways helping customers achieve success in beverage sales. This position will be based in our Grapevine, Texas Innovation Center with frequent travel primarily throughout the Midwest and West Coast.

 Essential Functions:

  • Assist the sales team in creating recipes for beverages. Full beverage ideation to include:
    1. Recipe development
    2. Batching/training support
    3. Photography
    4. Beverage presentations
  • Assist the marketing department with all recipe development, special requests and projects, tastings, Seasonal beverage development, comparative tastings, and new product recipe development.
  • Conduct on/off premise training beverage demonstrations for broker/distributors that carry Monin product
  • Assist Export sales with training of brokers/distributors and full customer beverage development
  • Conduct Internal Tastings- weekly invites for internal tastings from marketing and R&D, this may include actual demo assistance
  • Responsible for the up-keep of Flavor café and Flavor Kitchen, Espresso machines, bartender station, inventory, small wares, glassware, tools, bar equipment.
  • Stay on top of trend research - ongoing throughout the year, reading industry articles, searching online information and technology, offsite R&D establishments while traveling
  • Tradeshow support – Including working shows, speaking engagements, and set up/breakdown.
Job Requirements:
  • High School Diploma Required, College Preferred or relevant work place experience
  • Microsoft Office Proficient; General Computer Skills
  • Wine & Spirit Certification Preferred
  • Beverage development or mixology experience preferred.
  • 5 Years or More Restaurant Beverage Management
  • Beverage Marketing & Development - Preferred
Compensation/Benefits:

  • Performance bonus plus a full suite of benefits providing health, dental and vision insurance; 401k with Company match; and paid time off.


Monin is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply.
Monin is a Drug Free Workplace and does pre-employment drug screening.

About Monin:
Founded in 1912 in Bourges, France and family-owned and operated for three generations, Monin is the premier provider of flavoring products for creating specialty beverage and flavorful culinary solutions. With manufacturing facilities on three continents and product availability in more than 160 countries, Monin is recognized as the leading global flavor solution provider. For more information, visit www.monin.com

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