Food Educator

Food Educator Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Food Educator to join our team.

Responsibilities:

  • Arrive at the store 15 minutes early to set-up your demo area;
  • Memorize and deliver the sales script with confidence;
  • Participate in sales meetings and performance reviews with the sales manager;
  • Engage ALL consumers, increase brand awareness, convert shoppers into buyers;
  • Maintain your demo kit (table if included) and notify AO of any issues;
  • Notify AO of any times/dates you are not available at least 2 weeks in advance;
  • Check the Demo Calendar in your region on a bi-weekly basis;
  • Build a product display at your station which meets company standards;
  • Prepare samples using AO procedures and food handling safety precautions;
  • Send your availability to the demo coordinator every 3 months;
  • Complete your demo report entirely and submit via email or fax within 48 hours;
  • Set-up and break-down your demonstration area according to store policies;
  • Distribute marketing materials when requested;
  • Replenish your supply of product for samples between demos.

Requirements:

  • Basic computer skills including scan, email and Skype;
  • Friendly, energetic and the ability to engage all types of consumers;
  • Experienced selling – ability to deliver our sales script with confidence;
  • Able to stand for up to 4 hours continuously and carry 25 pounds;
  • Excellent hygiene and professional appearance;
  • Available Fridays, Saturdays, and/or Sundays and some evenings;
  • Have reliable transportation (access to a car) to attend all events and demonstrations.