2018-12-06

Lead Brand Ambassador - Grocery
Job Opportunity at Cadence Kitchen

Posted on Dec 6

Location: Cincinnati, OH
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4174565

COMPANY

Cadence Gourmet is a "food-tech" company that leverages the best farmers, chefs and food technology have to offer to bring innovative products and platforms to the retail, industrial and foodservice markets. Our mission is simple.FEED PEOPLE BETTER FOOD. If youre interested in work that helps people be happier, healthier and lead better lives then you should apply for our Brand Specialists position.

POSITION OVERVIEW

We are looking for candidates who enjoy engaging with people and are passionate about food to join our team. You will focus on launch, implementation and monitoring of all grocery store level educational, training and store needs surrounding our frozen food products.

JOB DETAILS

Provide in-store customers with information on products, food demos and serving suggestions.

Establish, nurture and maintain grocery store relationships with key store associates such as Store Director, Department

Managers, Seafood Associates and Food Demonstrators.

Visit assigned grocery stores in the Cincinnati area to ensure that the marketing and branding programs are executed to

standard per agreement with the stores. Provides detailed feedback to Director of Operational Sales with identifying

successes, opportunities and recommended action plans with timing to address store identified gaps.

Drives the implementation of new store launches and acts as a resource for all levels of the program: program set up, training

grocery store employees, daily/weekly execution, and product knowledge.

Executes all training outlines and determines instructional methods, utilizing knowledge of specified training needs and

effectiveness of such methods as individual training, group instruction, demonstrations and workshops.

Collaborate with Sales & Marketing team to provide strategic and creative input in branding and sales.

As established by the Director of Operational Sales, achieve sales results across all stores in assigned area.

Document and communicate store audit findings and sales recap to Director of Operational Sales.

Manage individual schedule, travel logistics and expenses.

MISCELLANEOUS

This job description does not list all the job duties of this position. Duties listed are subject to change based on business and/or management needs. Management reserves the right to revise this job description at any time. This is an exempt position reporting to the Director of Operational Sales.

COMPENSATION & BENEFITS

Medical, Dental, Vision, Flexible expending account & Life Insurance.

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Paid Time Off (PTO) and Holiday Pay

Paid Bereavement Leave

Supportive Work Environment

Ongoing training and opportunities for career advancement and development



REQUIREMENTS

2-3 years of experience in a Lead Brand Ambassador, Tour Manager or Grocery Store Manager role; the ideal candidate will

have direct grocery store experience.

Ability to cultivate and maintain strong internal and external relationships and influence without formal authority.

1-2 years of experience in a trainer and/or Supervisor role.

Ability to travel up to 80% to stores within your territory, including some overnight travel (typically 1-2 nights per month)

Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite and Internet applications

A strict commitment to following health and safety guidelines and quality procedures

Reliable transportation with a valid drivers license.

Ability to work effectively with a wide range of constituencies in a diverse community

Strong organization, scheduling and time management skills; self-motivation; the ability to work independently

Excellent interpersonal and verbal and written communication skills

Analytical reasoning, problem-solving and basic math skills

In addition, you will need to be able to work a flexible schedule including evenings and weekends. (i.e. Thursday thru Sunday

from 10am-6pm)

Job Type: Except Full-time Position

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