Event Marketing Brand Ambassador

Sandwich Shops · Portland, Oregon
Department Sandwich Shops
Employment Type Part time non-exempt
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation DOE

Do you consider yourself a social butterfly?


Are you a lover of all things ice cream?


We have the perfect position for you!


 


We are excited to announce the opening of a NEW position at Ruby Jewel for a BRAND AMBASSADOR!!


 


Our Ruby Jewel Brand Ambassador team represents Ruby Jewel at large events all over the city (and beyond). We are continuously adding fun and exciting festivals, shows and conventions to our events roster because we love engaging with our consumers. If you haven’t peeped our adorable Jewel Busses yet, you’re in for another treat and we’re not just talking about our delicious, hand-crafted ice cream sandwiches. Talk about a fun mobile workplace!  A typical day for our Brand Ambassadors is spreading the word about our unique product lineup and sparking joy with every interaction. We want everyone to know that a balanced diet is having an ice cream sandwich in each hand!


 


About Ruby Jewel


In 2004, Lisa Herlinger stumbled across an ice cream treat void in Portland, Oregon. Her solution? Fill it with extraordinarily and distinctly original ice cream sandwiches. After countless late nights churning out batch after batch of cookies and ice cream, Ruby Jewel was born. Lisa sold the first Ruby Jewel ice cream sandwich out of a cooler at Portland farmer’s markets, and her treats quickly garnered a loyal following. 


While Ruby Jewel has received significant acclaim, appearing in national and regional media outlets, all Ruby Jewel ice cream sandwiches are still small batch, hand-crafted in our own kitchen and ice cream factory we call “Spin City.”  Committed to supporting the local community and economy, Ruby Jewel uses only the best ingredients, thoughtfully sourced from farmers and food artisans in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest.


 


Jewel Bus Brand Ambassador Summary:


The Jewel Bus Brand Ambassador is expected to drive excitement, brand awareness and product knowledge at our mobile locations, while providing excellent customer service and leadership to staff members. The top function of this position is driving consumer engagement (through purchases, sampling, couponing, premiums, etc.), while promoting the Ruby Jewel brand. The Jewel Bus Brand Ambassador should possess the ability to work independently, as a team player with the intention to grow and develop within the company. Excellent communication, reliable/dependable availability and an out-going personality are imperative in this environment. The Jewel Bus Brand Ambassador is expected to continually look for ways to develop their consumer engagement skills and product knowledge through continued learning with the support of Ruby Jewel’s management and leadership team. 


 


Essential Skills & Functions:


  • Deliver an outstanding Ruby Jewel experience that enhances customer loyalty and strengthens our marketing strategy.
  • Have excellent communication skills and be willing to adhere to the Ruby Jewel brand expectations.
  • Have a consistent, professional and friendly attitude and demeanor, and understand the importance of consumer engagement and event marketing.
  • Promote Ruby Jewel products thoughtfully while following marketing campaigns to drive sales.
  • Represent the Ruby Jewel brand at launches, through seasonal programs, and events.
  • Possess math, and cash handling skills, create deposits and verify tills.
  • Understand food sanitation & safety guidelines.
  • Support, foster, and influence a knowledge-based learning environment where positive and constructive feedback is given to staff with the intention to improve overall performance.
  • Ability to display integrity and professionalism while working independently or with a team of Brand Ambassadors.


Job Duties:


  • Highly focused on driving consumer engagement and building Ruby Jewel brand awareness and knowledge
  • Willingness to work in a mobile marketing environment.
  • Able to work evenings, weekends (must be available Saturday & Sunday) and holidays.
  • Maintain a clean, upbeat environment while performing all work tasks
  • Must be a committed team player.
  • Demonstrates the ability to relay information from being coached, trained and mentored by Retail Operations and HQ leadership.
  • Able to carry out instructions and motivate the Brand Ambassador team to perform at their very best.


Other Requirements:


  • Must be energetic, approachable, and have an outgoing attitude
  • Must display professionalism while representing the Ruby Jewel brand.
  • Must be able to stand for long periods of time.
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds and 50 pounds with assistance.
  • Valid food handlers license.
  • Dependable and reliable transportation, as well as an ability to travel locally.
  • Flexibility for growth with the company and the position.
  • Have fun while working for an awesome company while serving ICE CREAM!! Yum.

 

At Ruby Jewel, we support all team members like they are family.  As an organization, we are committed to continuous improvement and achieving positive results.  We thrive in an environment of individual accountability and believe our people are capable of extraordinary things.  

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  • Location
    Portland, Oregon
  • Department
    Sandwich Shops
  • Employment Type
    Part time non-exempt
  • Minimum Experience
    Entry-level
  • Compensation
    DOE