Part Time Event Specialist .
Company: Advantage Solutions
Posted on: September 16, 2018
SummaryPart Time Event Specialist .Are you outgoing and enjoy interacting with people? If promoting brand awareness through product demonstration sounds appealing, then Employer Part Time Job is the right fit for you!We are looking for Brand Ambassadors who will engage customers by promoting products to increase sales. If you have experience in food services, retail, and/or customer service or simply enjoy interacting with customers, then we want to hear from you!Things to consider:Shifts are generally 12:30pm 6:30pm Thursday, Friday and Sunday and 10:30am 4:30pm on Saturdays.Based on location, there may be availability for extra shifts throughout the weekCompetitive pay ratesTake this opportunity to join North Americas leading business solutions provider to manufactures and retailers, where you will help build your career working with amazing people and earn competitive pay rates! Apply today!What We Offer:Part Time Benefits (Dental and Vision)401(K) with company matchVacation TimePaid Training and ongoing career developmentWhat Youll Do:Interact in a friendly, enthusiastic, and outgoing manner with management and customers.Generate brand awareness and positive product impressions to increase sales.Assess customers needs and interests in order to best recommend products.Set up, break down, product preparation and sampling during in-store demonstrations.Timely completion of all call reports, paperwork, and on-going training by required deadlinesQualifications:High School Diploma preferred or equivalent job-related experienceSales and/or customer service experience preferredMust be available Friday - SundayDaily Internet/email access and/or smartphone requiredBackground check requiredStand comfortably for up to 6 hours a day.ResponsibilitiesAdvantage Sales and Marketing, LLC dba Employeris one of North Americas leading sales and marketing agencies specializing in outsourced sales, merchandising, category management and marketing services to manufacturers, suppliers and producers of food products and consumer packaged goods. Employer services a variety of trade channels including grocery, mass merchandise, specialty, convenience, drug, dollar, club, hardware, consumer electronics and home centers. We bridge the gap between manufacturers and retailers, providing consumers access to the best products available in the marketplace today.Position SummaryThe Event Specialist generates excitement, brand awareness, and increases product sales through event sampling and promotions. The Event Specialist is responsible for reading all program materials, set up and breakdown of their working area, and preparing and sampling products on scheduled event days.Essential Job Duties and ResponsibilitiesConduct Demo Event for approximately 5 hoursEngage the consumer by creating brand awareness and enthusiasmDynamically and aggressively sell product to consumersSample product to consumers (may include cooking)Move around cart area to approach customers within 10 feet of cart and engage them in a professional manner which generates enthusiasm for the product and the eventMay be required to expediently escort customers from cart location to other locations within store to obtain productSet up event within approximately 15 minute periodPush cart weighing 52-74 lbs. distance of 150-300 feet (from storage area to event execution area)Carry appliances/equipment weighing up to 20 lbs. a distance of 5-10 feet and up to 10 feet overheadPurchase product and supplies (requires lifting up to 40 lbs. and reaching up to 10 feet; carrying up to 40 lbs. for a distance of 5 feet)Assemble cart; Construct/set-up/display Point of Purchase materials- insert price signs, display product information and hoist sign with assistance up to 5 lbs.Set up/display product/materials on cartBreak down/clean up event within approximately 15 minute periodClean-up/Sanitize CartDisassemble CartPush cart weighing 52-74 lbs. distance of 150-300 feet (from event execution area to storage area)Return appliances/equipment (requires carrying/lifting up to 20 lbs. a distance of 5-10 feet and reaching up to 10 feet overhead)Wash Utensils/CookwareAdministrative WorkStudy product materials to develop product knowledgeReview event scheduleComplete call reports and timesheetsAttend trainings; products/ materialsCheck voice mails, emailsParticipate in scheduled calls with Supervisor/others as neededSupervisory ResponsibilitiesDirect ReportsThis position does not have supervisory responsibilities for direct reportsIndirect ReportsThis position does not have guidance or mentoring responsibilities for indirect reportsTravel and/or Driving RequirementsTravel and Driving are not essential duties or functions of this jobMinimum QualificationsEducation Level:(Required)High School Diploma or GEDor equivalent experienceSignificant experience in event marketing, demonstrations, sales, or retail/grocery is highly desirableSkills, Knowledge and AbilitiesExcellent customer service orientationAbility to work effectively with managementGood interpersonal skillsGood written communication and verbal communication skillsBasic computer skills including familiarity with Word, Excel, and Internet usageMust pass online Food Safety training exam (all training hours will be paid for by the Company)Compliance with all food safety requ
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