Marketing Specialist

Little Beast Brewing

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Little Beast Brewing is family-run brewery with a pub based in Portland, Oregon and our small production facility in Clackamas, Oregon. We specialize in wild, wood-aged, and mixed-culture farmhouse ales. We are looking to add a Marketing Specialist to our team; someone who is eager to be involved in the beer industry and can help us execute our marketing plans. 


This position’s role includes managing and growing our 100+ member exclusive bottle club; organizing events at our pub; keeping our social media accounts and communications active; assist in executing the brand plan; aid in internal communications between the pub and brewery. This role will be managed by co-owner Brenda Crow, with some supervision from a marketing consultant.


Responsibilities

  • Guardians Of Funk Bottle Club Management

    • Organizing and running membership events

    • Membership management

    • Administering allocations

    • GOF website updates

    • Scheduling beer pick ups

    • Marketing to increase membership numbers

  • Taproom Marketing

    • Keep in-pub promotions up to date

    • Build marketing campaigns and event programs for pub to keep people informed and to keep them coming back

    • Organize special, larger-scale events at pub quarterly

  • Assist in Executing the Brand Plan

    • Project managing the brand pipeline so that all departments hit their execution deadlines

    • Includes following go-to market plans for bringing new beers to life

    • Regular communication with the pub on upcoming projects

    • Marketing the brands before and after launch

  • Communications

    • Publishing regular email newsletters and growing our email list

    • Social Media 

      • Execute and help build a social media strategy under supervision from our team members

      • Generate, edit, and publish regular content that builds meaningful connections with our audiences

      • Engage with our followers so they feel a stronger connection to our brand

      • Continuously improve by capturing and reviewing insights, engagement and data

  • Merchandise Management

    • Ordering merch and assist in new merch development

    • Tracking and reporting inventory

    • Merch promotion

    • New product setup on website

    • Shipping orders

  • Website Updates

    • Designing and keeping In-Pub Signage up to date

    • Build a blog, create content, and post regularly based on overall marketing goals

    • Improve SEO of website

  • Package and ship media packages

  • Prepare monthly reports on Marketing’s contributions to Little Beast


The Ideal Candidate Will Have

  • A love of farmhouse beers and a desire to learn more about the industry

  • Good organizational skills and the ability to balance a variety of large and small projects simultaneously

  • A working knowledge of Design Principles and design software including: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Lightroom, photography, and video creation

  • Solid written and oral communications skills

  • Demonstrated understanding of reputation management

  • Ability to use Wordpress and Squarespace and improve SEO

  • Social Media marketing experience


Job Requirements

  • Must be able to climb stairs both inside and outside and frequently lift 55 lbs. and occasionally up to 165 lbs. 

  • Able to stoop, crawl, twist, turn, lift, kneel, climb ladders and stairs.

  • Able to work in both indoor and outdoor environments with moderate noise, sometimes slippery floors

  • Ability to tolerate a high-level work pace that is typical for a production Brewery

  • Able to stand for prolonged periods of time and to work 8-10 on your feet


Salary Range

$38,000 - $42,000 Depending on experience


Benefits

  • Employer-sponsored IRA with matching upon eligibility

  • One week paid vacation after 6 mo. of continued employment; two weeks paid vacation after second full year of employment. 

  • Opportunity for advancement in a growing company.

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