Beam Global Spirits & Wine has created a new position in its international marketing department.

The company, which is the drinks arm of Fortune Brands, confirmed today (19 February) that Paula Jordan has joined Beam as marketing director, international. Having started with Beam late last month, Jordan previously worked at Coca-Cola GB as senior brand manager.

Jordan reports to the vice president of Beam's international marketing division, Nick Garland.

A spokesperson for the company confirmed the appointment to just-drinks today, adding that Garland is in the process of hiring another international marketing manager. The two positions will be divided into brands, although no further details were currently available, the spokesperson added.