Better Bean - National Field Marketing Manager

Job Title: National Field Marketing Manager
Company: Better Bean
Location: Portland, OR, 97201
Industry Sectors: Food Company
Date Posted: 10/6/2016

The Better Bean Company is a fast growing natural food company that is pioneering premium refrigerated beans as an alternative to canned beans. Our beans are made and packed fresh in tubs like fresh salsa and sold in the refrigerated section along with other fresh Mexican Food. Our Refried Red Beans, Cuban Black Beans, Refried Black Beans, Chipotle Bean Dip and Chili are carried in 1000 stores in 40 states. www.betterbeanco.com.

We are looking for a National Field Marketing Manager
Duties and Responsibilities:
- Manage our nationwide network of Brand Ambassadors
- Run nationwide in store demo sampling program including planning, budgeting, scheduling, tracking and assessment.
- Recruit and train our Brand Ambassador
- Manage other consumer events where our product is being promoted to our end consumer
- Inside sales support calling store buyers to secure / upgrade placement. 
- Prior Field Marketing management experience.
- Personally manage and run some of our nationwide events.
- Issue management reports on our demo program.

Qualifications:
- Prior Field Marketing management experience.
- Prior in-store demonstration experience required.
- Food industry sales or broker experience a plus.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Must be a relationship builder from store staff to consumer.
- Pre-existing network of Brand Ambassadors you have worked successfully with.
- Versatility and flexibility to do whatever it takes to grow our revenue
- Strong computer skills with MS word, excel, email.  Experience with Adobe Illustrator a plus.