CROSSMARK PRODUCT / EVENT DEMONSTRATOR - PART TIME in Riverton, New Jersey

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Overview

Do you want to be on the forefront of driving how consumers buy, shop and share products? Does creating seamless experiences that enhance brand value and drive consumer demand excite you?

If so, we are seeking you to join our specialized Product/Event Demonstrator-“Event Specialist” team!

CROSSMARK Event Specialists are vital to our success! In an increasingly complex retail environment, our Event Specialist team members are brand ambassadors to our clients. We engage consumers by providing positive product demonstration and generating brand awareness. If providing consumers with the opportunity to see and purchase the latest or improved products from our clients excites you, come join the CROSSMARK Team!

Responsibilities

  • Create a positive product impression and generate brand awareness for onsite/in-store food and non-food demonstrations.

  • Proactively intercept, engage, interact and communicate with consumers to demonstrate products features and benefits in a professional manner.

  • Possess the ability to acquire and maintain knowledge of products represented.

  • Properly prepares event table/cart (set up & breakdown) for demonstration execution.

  • Ability to prepare and serve food and beverage samples using required appliances, such as; microwave, convection oven, electric fryer, skillet, juicer, coffee maker, cooking utensils, forks/knives and hot oils.

  • Maintain a clean, sterile and safe work station using cleaning chemicals.

  • Maintain an overall professional appearance consistent with the requirements of the role.

  • Provide excellent customer service and develop a professional working relationship with store personnel to effectively meet CROSSMARK’S and client objectives.

  • Accurately prepare and submit all online requirements on the day of event demonstration/execution.

  • Ability to access the internet, navigate through CROSSMARK’s electronic systems, using web based Microsoft Outlook, and capability to view assigned documents, including Microsoft Word & Adobe PDF forms.

  • Follow CROSSMARK’s policies, procedures and position responsibilities.

*Although not required, experience in the following areas is a plus:

  • Retail Sales

  • Customer Service

  • Product Demonstration

  • Brand Ambassador

  • Food Service Handling

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months’ related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Basic computer and internet skills and daily access to a PC with internet and email access.

  • Specialized knowledge, license, etc.: Food Safety Training & Protocol provided; Local Food Handlers permit may be required.

  • Physical demands: stand up to 3 hours at a time without a break; walk; use hands and fingers to handle or feel; reach with hands and arms (including reaching overhead); talk and hear; visual ability to read instructions and perform events; stoop; kneel; crouch; climb (including use of a 6’ ladder); balance; lift and carry up to 25 pounds (including occasional lifting of up to 50 pounds); push and pull a wheeled demonstration cart weighing up to 300 pounds fully laden with appliances, supplies and product; prepare foods and beverages using the required appliances, such as cooking utensils, knives, convection oven, fryer, coffee maker, electric fryer, microwaves and hot oils; be in contact with cleaning supplies.

Depending on club location you may also be required to work with the following products:

  • Orange Juicer: demos require routinely lifting of up to 50 pounds

  • Pineapple Corer: equipment contains sharp edges

  • Tortilla Maker: exposure to heated and pressurized equipment

This role is not expected to exceed more than 25 hours per week, although the company does maintain the discretion to change the role based on the needs of the business and/or the client. This job description does not imply that the above functions are the only tasks that may be performed. Associates will be expected, if possible, to follow any other job-related instructions and perform any other job-related tasks as directed by management.

Position Type: regular part-time

At CROSSMARK, you can get the job that gets your lifestyle. Whether you are seeking a career in retail merchandizing, the flexibility of a part-time job or full-time corporate employment, we have a place for you. Join our U.S. team of over 30,000 dedicated and talented individuals in providing expert sales and marketing services for the consumer goods industry.

CROSSMARK is committed to providing accessible employment practices and welcomes applications from people with disabilities. If you require accommodation for a disability during any stage of the recruitment process, please let us know.

Req ID 2018-90802

Primary Work Location : Location US-NJ-Riverton

Category Events Marketing/Demo