Brand Ambassador DC Metro Area, Oishii Farm Corporation, Washington, DC
Brand Ambassador DC Metro Area
Oishii Farm Corporation Washington, DC
Posted Oct 1
We grow the world's BEST Strawberries & our Brand Ambassadors share that with the world!
As part of our Commercial Team, our Brand Ambassadors are the face of the Oishii brand.In this role, you engage directly with customers at sampling events (mainly at Whole Foods Locations) and pop-ups, where you'll tell our story and share our delicious strawberries. You'll also have the opportunity to help shape our field marketing strategy by sharing your ideas, insights and feedback with our team.
What you'll be responsible for:
Serve as a passionate & knowledgeable Oishii brand ambassador to the world - for our customers, you will "be" Oishii.
Staff a series of regular in-person product sampling events, and one-off / pop-up special events, including handling pre-event preparation, setting up, running the event, and wrapping up. Some events are on evenings and weekends, and this role requires travel to those events/locations.
Contribute to the development of Oishii's field marketing campaign through creative input, local knowledge and insights you'll develop as you learn more about our company and berries.
Who will love this job: Individuals who identify with our Core Values and exhibit skills within those values will thrive at Oishii.
One Team, One Fight! You're a natural with people, and are comfortable engaging with a wide variety of personalities from different backgrounds. You're a meticulous, dependable, and self-motivated team player with an infectious can-do attitude. Focus You can communicate authentically and enthusiastically about what makes Oishii special and interesting. GSD (Get Sh** Done!) You can work independently to execute tasks and drive customer/purchase conversion.
What we look for in a Brand Ambassador:
You must be authorized to work in the US.
This is a Part Time role -- You should have weekday and weekend availability, (Thursday thru Sunday). Shift schedules usually vary. We can be flexible with your schedule if you're the right candidate!
Prior customer service experience preferred but not required.
Valid driver's license is required. Must have a reliable form of transportation as driving will be required.
Perks at Oishii:
Competitive Hourly pay
Flexibility in hours & scheduling (work while going to school!)
At Oishii, we grow the best fruit in the world by deploying ground-breaking vertical farming technology that pushes the boundaries of agriculture. We're the first in the WORLD to grow fruit in an indoor vertical farm at commercial scale. We started with strawberries, which we debuted at Chef's Table at Brooklyn Fare, the three star Michelin restaurant considered by critics to be among the best in the world. Since then, we have supplied our strawberries to food-loving consumers, world-class restaurants, and specialty retailers across NYC. Our proprietary technology enables us to grow the very best produce year-round, at the same high level of quality, all without using any pesticides.
Oishii has been profiled in Eater, NPR, Time Magazine, and Fortune. Oishi was also one of the Fast Companies Most Innovative Companies of 2022.
At Oishii, everything we do works toward accomplishing our mission of transforming agriculture sustainably while bringing produce that truly delights people everywhere. This requires farmers, engineers, scientists, product managers, and members of many other backgrounds to work together...