Brand Ambassador

Job Description

WHO ARE WE?

The Giving Tree is one of the longest standing and well-respected grower and retailer of premium cannabis products in Arizona. The Giving Tree provides a one-of-a-kind selection of consciously sourced and delivered cannabis products with an unmatched retail experience. More than any other licensed retailer, The Giving Tree lives the mission of giving back through curated selection of other conscious and lab-tested brands, as well as through philanthropic campaigns, patient advocacy and educational community activation.

WHAT WILL YOU DO?
The Giving Tree Dispensary is an Arizona Cannabis company seeking a full time Brand Ambassador/Wholesale Assistant in the Phoenix, AZ area. This individual will represent our Kindred and Katatonic brands and will engage with consumers while building brand affinity with all Arizona dispensaries. You will be the face of the company by engaging with customers and doing presentation at various locations throughout Phoenix and Arizona. You will also act as an assistant to the Wholesale Representative. This is an exciting opportunity to work with two premier Cannabis brands and to help grow their popularity state wide.

Overview

  • Execute interactive vendor days at AZ dispensaries and participate in other cannabis sponsored events

  • Work with Wholesale Representative to schedule vendor days, including calling, scheduling and attending various events

  • Educate patients on Kindred and Katatonic during vendor days; encouraging purchases based on individual patient’s needs/wants

  • Distributing marketing materials, promotional items or additional collateral provided

  • Articulate best practices and trends back to the Wholesale Rep via recap and event photos * Build Brand awareness and help increase sales in the market

  • Assist Wholesale Rep in daily activities- including, but not limited to emailing, deliveries, staff trainings, networking or other cannabis driven event participation, etc.)

Education/Skills

  • Must be over the age of 21

  • High School diploma or GED is required. Some college is preferred.

  • Basic understanding of marijuana and it’s uses medicinally

  • Excellent Communication Skills - Communicates information and ideas to others in an understandable manner. The ability to comprehend and understand new information. The ability to be candid and concise, while setting a professional standard for treating others with dignity and respect. Always delivers reports with accuracy and timeliness. Returns communications (email, phone/text) with strong sense of urgency

  • Sales Acumen - Demonstrates the ability to effectively sell and promote within targeted consumer accounts

Requirements

  • A pre-employment background check

  • Willingness to work unconventional hours (late nights and weekends)

  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite * Fun, friendly and outgoing personality

  • Timely, efficient

  • Well-spoken and articulate in small groups and large audiences

  • Enjoy engaging with consumers and create excitement around our brands

  • Ability to lift 30 lbs as needed for event setup / breakdown of promotional assets

  • Previous experience as a Brand Ambassador or in Marijuana Industry preferred

  • No DUI or criminal record, must pass background check

  • Must have a valid Driver’s License, reliable transportation, and be able to drive/travel through the designated market area (Arizona)

Benefits
- Competitive pay and commission ($15/hr. base + incentives based on increasing sales
- Paid holidays and vacation days
- Health insurance / 401K

You Must Submit A Cover Letter with your Resume explaining why you would be the best candidate for this position!

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $15.00 /hour

Experience:

  • Cannabis: 1 year (Required)

  • Sales, Marketing, or Brand Ambassador: 1 year (Required)

Education:

  • Associate (Preferred)

Required travel:

  • 25% (Required)

Overtime often available:

  • No

Typical start time:

  • 9AM

Typical end time:

  • 5PM

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter with your resume explaining why you would be the best candidate for this position to hr@givingtreeaz.com.