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Job Title: Field Marketing Lead - Northwest
Industry Sector: Natural/Organic Food & Beverage
Job Categories: Marketing

 Contact Information
 
Company Name: Quorn Foods.
  Address: 213 W Institute Place, Suite 610
Chicago, IL 60610
United States
  Company Phone: 312-988-0830
Web Site: http://www.quorn.us


Job Description
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The Position: Field Marketing Lead - Northwest

At Quorn USA, we're the Meat-Free Experts behind 30 years of experience and 3 billion meals served. We offer an exceptionally great-tasting range of meatless, soy-free, naturally non-GMO products. Based in the United Kingdom, our US headquarters is based in Chicago from which we manage the sales, marketing & operations of our products. We’re hiring a Field Marketing Lead to add to our marketing team. This role serves as an on-the-ground marketing lead for Quorn in the Northwest, working closely with other regional Field Marketing Leads and the Chicago-based US marketing team to be the face of the brand through guerilla marketing tactics that are centered on sharing Quorn’s great tasting products with people across the country.

Position Details:

  •   Manage a team of 7 brand ambassadors in Portland, Seattle, Denver, and Boise covering 72 stores including Whole Foods, Fred Meyer, Kroger and Albertsons.
  •   Hire, train and maintain team members in order to hit monthly in-store product demonstration quota. Accountable for overseeing 20 brand ambassador demos per month in each territory, optimizing continually to support promotions and highest in-store traffic periods
  • Manage a regional marketing activation budget for events, influencer outreach and partnerships
  • Coordinate brand presence at large-scale community events (2 events per market per month, e.g. food festivals, health expos)
  • Reach out to local influencers and bloggers to gain earned PR and blog reviews to increase brand exposure and awareness online
  • Develop relationships with grocery buyers and frozen department managers
  • Assist the national sales team with in-store compliance of promotions, displays, distribution voids and new items

 

Qualifications:

·         Bachelor’s degree

·         2-5  years prior experience in field marketing, agency marketing, brand management, and/or brand ambassador work preferred

·         Experience running marketing programs and effectively managing teams and budgets

·         Responsible, dependable, self-motivated, and engaging

·         Passionate about food/health with an interest in growing a career in sales and marketing

·         Outgoing and personable, capable of fostering relationships as well as engaging strangers

·         Strong written and oral communication skills and experience with Microsoft Office Suite

Job Specifics:

  • Full-time position, located in either Portland, Seattle or Denver 
  • 40+ hours per week, medical benefits and 401k contribution offered
  • Travel required ~50% within Northwest region of the US: Portland, Seattle, Denver and Boulder
  • Reporting to Chicago-based US marketing team by providing weekly updates and formal quarterly in-person presentations

 



Job Location: Chicago, CO, OR, WA
Country: United States
Position Type: Full Time
Employee May Telecommute: No
Job seekers must live within: No preference
Required to Relocate: No
Required to Travel: Yes
Minimum Experience Required: 1-3 years


 



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