Now Hiring - Event Marketing Rep [Part-Time]

We’re making mead cool, and we’re looking for an enthusiastic, welcoming Event Marketing Rep to help us spread the word about Royal Canadian Mead! You will become a face of the brand, introducing consumers to our crisp, dry and refreshing Session Meads at festivals, pop-ups and LCBO stores across Southern Ontario. We will provide full training on our products, events and performance expectations, so don’t worry if you’ve never tried mead before. Most people haven’t, which is what makes it so exciting!

 

About Royal Canadian Mead

We are a group of food-obsessed folks introducing the world to a new twist on a timeless drink. Our Session Meads are crisp, dry and refreshing, the perfect companion to afternoons in the park, weekends on the dock or a summer evening bocce tournament. Naturally gluten free and made with 100% Canadian honey, our portfolio features seasonal fruits and gentle dry-hopping for a diverse flavour palette.

 

The Ideal Candidate
We’re looking for someone friendly, outgoing and passionate about introducing customers to new experiences. You should demonstrate an ability to communicate key messaging in a fun and engaging manner, and sell people on why they should drink mead.  You should have a passion for food & drink, and be comfortable working at events where guests will be drinking.

 

Job duties will include:

  • Representing Royal Canadian Mead in a fun, engaging way at some of the best food & drink festivals in the GTA this summer

  • Serving RCM product at beer festivals, food festivals, pop-up events and licensee samplings

  • Conducting guided staff tastings and product education for LCBO, bar & restaurant staff

  • Supporting sales and marketing efforts of RCM through customer education and soft sales

  • Setting up and tearing down festival booth or sampling station set-ups

  • Conducting in-store customer tastings at LCBO and grocery stores

  • Standing for extended periods of time

 

Necessary Qualifications

  • G driver’s license with clean driving record

  • Ontario SmartServe Certificate

  • Experience working in the beverage service industry is a plus

  • Must be available to consistently work evenings and weekends

To apply, please send resume and cover letter to info@royalcanadianmead.com with the subject “Job Application - Events”.

Royal Canadian Mead  encourages applications from all qualified candidates and is dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We will accommodate applicants' needs throughout the recruitment process.  Please advise the recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated. Due to the high volume of applications received, only those who are selected for interviews will be contacted directly.