Event Sales Representative
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JOB DESCRIPTION: We are looking for several fun folks with an affinity for local foods and cafe culture to represent One Stripe Chai at various markets in the Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA area. Markets can range from in-store demos to full day outdoor farmer’s markets sharing chai and our story. We have an awesome market season planned this year and would love to have you be a part of it! You can find us online at www.onestripechai.com to learn more about us!
What we need from you:
-A love of chai!
-Must be responsible, reliable, and trustworthy
-Enjoy engaging with customers
-Excellent presentation skills and an eye for detail
-Excellent face-to-face customer service and communication skills
-Listening to customers and reporting feedback to management
-Self-motivated and able to work with minimal supervision
-Ensuring adherence to standards and food safety regulations at each market
-Must have own reliable transportation (need to transport product, market kit, and 10x10 tent)
-Must have or be willing to get an Oregon Food Handler Certificate
-Experience in event marketing, demonstrations, or sales desirable but not mandatory
-Willingness to learn about our product and company
-Setting up and breaking down work area within a store, market, or indoor event space — table, banner, tent, product, etc.
-Sampling and selling One Stripe Chai to potential customers
-Effectively interfacing and communicating with store personnel, event staff, and customers
-Handling cash and credit card transactions efficiently and accurately
-Reporting sales, inventory, and demo log in a timely manner
-Job involves lifting up to 30 pounds and standing for four to eight hours
What’s in it for you:
-Sales and marketing experience
-Customer service experience
-Knowledge of a food start-up and the consumer-packaged goods + beverage industry
-Being part of the One Stripe Chai team
-Opportunities for growth within One Stripe Chai
-Demonstrations in New Seasons Market, Market of Choice, and other specialty markets in the Portland and surrounding area.
-Farmers Markets, typically held Saturdays and Sundays, March – December
-We are looking for people willing to work mostly weekends and weeknights with a flexible schedule
$13 per hour + cash tips + mileage when out of state travel is involved (barring Vancouver, WA)
We'd love to hear from you! Please send us your resume and include your name and phone number in your message.