Field Marketing Manager

Ozery Bakery

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Ozery Bakery is a family-owned business based in Toronto with distribution throughout the U.S. The Bakery began as a sandwich shop operated by Alon Ozery and his father, and grew into a company dedicated to baking delicious artisanal breads.  Soon, Alon and his brother, Guy, were taking their passion and international influences to create new ways for people to enjoy bread products, including all-natural One Bun® Thin Sandwich Buns, Morning Rounds® and Snacking Rounds®.

Ozery Bakery is hiring a Field Marketing Manager (FMM) in Northern California to support grassroots marketing efforts and incite trial of the company’s products. The FMM is essential to building brand awareness and driving demand at retail in this important market. The ideal candidate understands the brand and opportunities within the market to best showcase Ozery Bakery products.  S/he can juggle many projects while also thinking strategically to meet the needs of the company and the brand.

Responsibilities include:

  • Identify and negotiate sponsorship opportunities that allow for consumer sampling and brand educations, including running events, festivals and fairs throughout Northern California
  • Schedule and oversee in-store marketing activity, including Costco road shows
  • Identify retail partnership opportunities
  • Support and representation of Ozery Bakery at industry trade shows and events (not exclusive to NorCal)
  • Develop & execute booth setup for all demos/events, and ensure events are properly staffed
  • Conduct retails audits and in-store merchandising support
  • Report on all activities
  • Ensure all related invoices are submitted and processed in a timely manner
  • Share best practices and tips, and proactively make recommendations related to opportunities and potential issues
  • Hire and manage temporary labor support as needed to staff events

Requirements:

  • Passionate about healthy foods with an understanding of how Ozery Bakery products fit into an active lifestyle
  • 2+ years field marketing experience ideally with a Natural Food/Beverage company
  • Demonstrated ability to draw on relevant experience yet open to experimenting with new approaches or processes
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, responsive
  • Reliable, responsible, organized, detail-oriented
  • Enthusiastic, outgoing, professional
  • Understands the full scope and responsibilities that the position entails (working long days on your feet, need to travel, ability to drive and take product where needed)
  • College Degree Preferred 

Employment type: Full-time (competitive salary package plus benefits)

Reports to: Vice President of Sales

Location: Local candidates preferred.

To learn more about Ozery Bakery, please visit http://ozerybakery.com/ find us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram.