Regional Marketing Coordinator – MidWest

Brad’s Raw Foods is looking for a Regional Marketing Coordinator in the MidWest area. This is a full-time position. Territory includes Chicago and surrounding area. Your job would be to conduct in-store demonstrations in addition to hire, manage & train a team of samplers in your area. This position has great potential for growth.

To be considered for this position you must:
+Be based in Chicago and have your own car and be able to travel throughout your metro area
+Willingness to travel on a moments notice throughout your territory and to trade shows
+Have a flexible schedule with weekday and weekend availability. (Weekends are a must!)
+Have excellent written and verbal communication
+Have the ability to be a proactive problem solver and adjust on the fly
+Have an outgoing, friendly personality — willing to talk to anyone at anytime
+Be a team player
+Have excellent written and verbal communication
+Have the ability to be a proactive problem solver and adjust on the fly
+Have an outgoing, friendly personality — willing to talk to anyone at anytime
+Be a team player
+Have excellent organizational skills
+Have regular access to a computer and digital camera

Responsibilities:
+Conduct in-store demonstrations to educate customers and motivate sales
+Hire, manage and motivate a team of Brad’s Raw Foods In-Store Product Promoters to conduct demos in surrounding areas
+Schedule in-store demos for both yourself and your team
+Attend 1-2 demos other than your own each week
+Develop and sustain positive relationships with stores through punctuality, reliability and cooperation
+Communication of success stories, best practices and other activities to marketing and sales management
+Work directly and communicate effectively with distributors and sales team
+Timely planning and reporting

Qualifications:
+Knowledge and experience working in/with natural food chains
+Knowledge of MisWest (mostly Chicago), local culture & events
+Track record of success in Field Marketing or Project Management
+Education: bachelor’s degree (preferred) or equivalent work experience
+Minimum 2-3 years related work experience as a field manager, product demonstrator or brand ambassador
+At least 1 year experience managing a team or being in a management position
+Knowledge of healthy eating, vegan, gluten-free and raw diets
+Sales experience is a huge plus
+Enjoy face-to-face contact with customers
+Passion and dedication to the brand
+Knowledge and experience working in/with natural food chains

To apply, please email your resume and a short essay on why you want to work for Brad’s Raw Foods and why you think you would be a perfect fit for this position to jaime@bradsrawfoods.com. Please note, any responses sent without this essay will NOT be considered.