Brand Ambassador

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Position Description: Brand Ambassador
Updated: August 2017
Location: Austin (1) & San Antonio (1)

Job Purpose

The Brand Ambassador role exists to assist marketing and sales managers increase Meridian Hive’s brand value to target customers. This public facing role is a great entry-level position into the world of sales and marketing in the alcoholic beverage industry. Your activities focus on generating sales opportunities and building brand preference for new customers.

Key Responsibilities

  • Promote Meridian Hive products at markets, the tasting room, and promotional events
  • Set up and breakdown event display areas
  • Influence prospective and existing retail customers and sales accounts
  • Actively engage potential customers to learn preferences and recommend Meridian Hive products
  • Represent Meridian Hive in a positive way
  • Provide customer feedback to sales managers
  • Assist managers with the implementation of marketing campaigns
  • Train newly hired Brand Ambassadors (upon readiness)

Sample Person Profile

You are a vibrant and energetic individual who enjoys meeting new people and promoting alcoholic beverage products. You will be able to work alone AND as part of a team for larger events. You will have experience in (or a strong desire to learn) event marketing, product promotion, customer service and demonstrations. You are looking for part time work where having fun is just as important as working hard.

Desired Skills and Qualifications

  • Must be over 21
  • Customer service experience (bar tender, food server, etc.) highly desired
  • Must have TABC & Texas Food Handler Certifications, or be willing to acquire upon hiring
  • Good interpersonal skills and ability to work with other employees, management and customers
  • Excellent verbal communication skills
  • Stand comfortably for up to 6 hours shifts
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Must be willing to travel to event locations within the region

Considerations for the position

  • Full training provided for successful applicants
  • Part time schedule will be made up of hours from 4 – 9PM (Mon – Fri) & 8AM to 8PM (Sat & Sun) – management will work to match your desired days and hours with available shifts and events
  • Advancement opportunities exist to sales and marketing positions
  • Be a part of the rapid growth of Austin’s only Meadery

To submit your interest for the position and join the exciting and fun team at Meridian Hive, please send your resume and brief cover letter to jobs@meridianhive.com by clicking below.