Cannabis Brand Ambassador - Calgary

  • Location: Calgary
  • Posting Date: August 12, 2019
  • Job Order ID: 239152
  • Consultant: Trevor Baker
  • Industry: Cannabis / Healthcare
Cannabis Brand Ambassador - Southern Alberta

Our client provides top quality products, brands and services to the cannabis market. Reporting into the marketing team, you will be the face of the brands working with the local sales agent. You will host educational, awareness and advocacy events throughout your territory. This role is based in Calgary and will manage accounts in Southern Alberta, from Red Deer south.

Some of what you will do in this role includes:
  • Manage an investment budget to drive education, awareness and promotional events within your territory
  • Get to know the retail store owners and become true ambassador's of your products and the company
  • You will train staff and management at retail accounts at on and offsite education, awareness and advocacy events
  • You will liaise with the 3rd party sales agents for customer service follow ups
  • Seek out and attend trade events and create activations for your brand in the community
You should have the following in your background:
  • Knowledge of the cannabis business and the nuances of the market in your territory
  • Able to go with the flow and reactive to curve balls that retail managers throw at you; ability to work with strong personalities and industry success stories
  • Experience in sales and / or field marketing
  • Ability to problem solve and come up with solutions in a :never before done" industry
  • Excellence in coaching, customer service, hosting events and presentations, public speaking
  • Skilled in business technologies: MS Office, CRM etc.
What's in it for me?
  • Ground floor opportunity with a fantastic company
  • Strong base salary, bonus and vehicle allowance
  • Stock option program
  • Benefits
If this sounds like a role where you could excel, please apply today!