Brand Sales Ambassador

Sweet Thursday Beer Co.

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Love beer, interacting with people, and want to get more involved in the industry? Join us!  This is an exciting opportunity for the right person to join a small team and have an outsized impact. We launched this summer in New York, and are now looking for the right person to help us build on that momentum by connecting with customers and retailers throughout NYC.

Essential Duties

As the Brand Sales Ambassador for Sweet Thursday, it will be your responsibility to set up and run tasting and sampling events at retailers, interacting with and educating customers on our beer and how it fits with their lifestyle.  When you’re not running samplings and tastings you’ll be doing sell-ins and account follow ups to drive reorders.

The role will be about 50% promotional events (festivals, tastings, etc.), 25% account follow ups and 25% sell ins.  Service area will be NYC metro. This is subject to change based on market response and company needs, and should serve as a guideline only.

Qualifications

  • Experience within the 3-tier system is desirable, with either direct experience as a brewery or distributor rep preferable.

  •  The right candidate defaults to the positive and can easily connect with our ideal customer.

  • The work schedule will vary based on events and business needs, requiring the ability to work evenings, weekends, early mornings, holidays and sometimes very long days.

  • This position requires the ability to travel up to 75% of the time throughout NYC.

  • Preference will be given to qualified candidates currently residing in the New York City area and have access to a vehicle that can transport beer and equipment.

  • To be the right fit for this position, you need to be very flexible, great with people and able to work independently.

  • You must have the ability to share in-depth knowledge about beer, beer-styles, and Sweet Thursday Beer Co. to the public during the events.

  • This position will require you to be on your feet and speak for long periods of time.

  • The ability to lift up to 50 pounds and maneuver 163lb kegs safely and with proper body mechanics is required as is the ability to transport large, heavy and bulky equipment like kegs, jockey boxes, tents and tables.

  • The selected candidate will be required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment background and driver’s license check.

  • You must be at least 21 years of age to work for Sweet Thursday Beer Co.

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