McClelland Premium Imports Summer Student Intern Internship in Vancouver, BC

McClelland Premium Imports

Branch Vancouver BC CA

Summer Student Intern
Vancouver, BC

University student in Business or related field preferred. Our unique capabilities of reaching consumers in the community have proven to be a winning service…

*Merchandiser/Brand Ambassador Summer Student (Vancouver)

Job Responsibilities

Reporting directly to the Regional Sales Manager, the incumbent will assist the Sales Representatives setting up Point-of-Sale materials to drive brand awareness of current promotions. Supporting customer promotions, including building displays, ensuring all merchandising tools and promotional materials are being maximized through the account, and attending events when necessary.

Act as Brand Ambassador & Merchandiser to represent a leading beverage brand. They will have the opportunity to actively engage with consumers in a retail environment and influence purchase decisions. They will be responsible for providing product samples and brand key messages to consumers to increase awareness and trial of products. The students will be introduced to shelving guidelines, plan-o-grams, pricing audits, how to build displays and place point of sale material, build relationships with store personnel, negotiate product placement, communicate client information and sell promotions.

Helping our brands connect with consumers in non-traditional ways, including retail events, community experiences, assisted selling, and online social media extensions. Our unique capabilities of reaching consumers in the community have proven to be a winning service model.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Approach consumers and offer them free samples of great products.
  • Inform and share key brand messages with enthusiasm. Reaching sample targets for the day. Increasing product sales / making product purchase suggestions
  • Create an exciting, and memorable brand/shopping experience for the consumer
  • Maintaining a safe & sanitary work station. Some set up and tear down of booth as needed.
  • Completing post activation surveys online
  • performing marketing/events/schedules/sampling

Desired Skills and Experience

  • University student in Business or related field preferred
  • Socially confident, approachable, outgoing and enthusiastic personality
  • Motivated to meet daily sample targets
  • Reliable individual who can work independently and on a team
  • The ability to lift up to 15 lbs.
  • Self-starter, demonstrates initiative & ambition, team player, hard worker
  • Driven and ambitious

Job Type: Internship

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Employment Type: Internship
Location: Vancouver, BC, CA
Posted on: 2018-05-24
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