Jarden Corporation Brand Ambassador- Phillipsburg, NJ in United States
Celebrating 118 years of business, Jostens has been a part of local communities, working with K-12 schools, colleges and universities, teams and affiliation groups. Representatives from Jostens touch thousands of schools and groups every day, working to make a difference with products and services that recognize accomplishments and help people tell their stories. These products, along with resources for educators, yearbook curriculum and services to help motivate and inspire like Jostens Renaissance® and Commitment to Graduate (C2G) are all designed to contribute to a positive and rewarding school experience. As a household name and leading brand in our market, we are passionate about being the most trusted partner in celebrating moments that matter. We are a mid-size company with a small company feel, allowing us to move fast and explore innovative ideas.
At Jostens, we help people capture, celebrate and inspire through their stories and accomplishments with uniquely customized and personalized products for students and families, educators and schools, teams, and world class athletes and their fans.
Jostens has an excellent opportunity for a PT Brand Ambassador (seasonal) to host selling events at various colleges & universities. In this role you'll be responsible for providing on-campus support and hosting college sales programs such as Ring Days, Senior Salute and Graduation Fairs. Our selling season mirrors a college school year; it starts in August and goes through November, then starts back up again in January and goes through June. You will be paid an hourly rate + incentives. You will be paid for time spent traveling AND you will be reimbursed for mileage.
The Sales Associate is responsible for selling all College products at scheduled events on college campuses reaching at minimum and maximizing to exceed event goals. This position is responsible for preparation of the events which include price sheets specific to the college, flyers, and orders. This individual is also responsible for having all necessary product samples, clipboards, pens, order forms, and brochures available at the assigned events. Additional responsibilities include: Confirming the date(s), time and place of events, making sure posters were received and hung by the school; having all display parts and approved signage, table of display in a visible area with traffic flow and table display being clutter free and professional. Handing out flyers and hanging posters prior to events will also be done by this position. The presentation at each event requires keeping the sample display clean, rings cleaned and polished, making sure the "all product" cards and brochures are easily assessable. The Sales Associate following each event reviews all orders for errors, separates copies of the order forms, gets money order for cash collected and mails all orders immediately after each event to the proper processing center. Paperwork needs to be submitted no later than Sunday evening of each week to the Service Team Manager. This includes time sheets, event tracking forms (copy also sent to the Territory Sales Rep), school profile, and expense reports.
- Previous customer service experience required
- Prior sales experience 1-2 years (preferred)
- Professional appearance
- Flexible schedule
- Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
- Must be able to travel within the Territory, minimal overnights
- Valid Driver license and access to reliable vehicle, use of public transportation not permitted
Jostens is comprised of dynamic teams of individuals who support the mission of schools, groups and teams by passionately helping people express themselves, celebrate experiences and traditions, recognize achievements and share their stories. We value innovation, integrity, diversity and exceptional performance and want to make that apparent in every experience we deliver.
Jostens is committed to attracting and retaining the brightest and most talented individuals to our company by offering competitive compensation, a progressive and nurturing culture and growth potential. In addition to our traditional benefit offerings, Jostens offers charitable gift matching programs for employees, scholarships and charitable contributions to the communities we serve. Employees also enjoy tuition reimbursement benefits, progressive career planning as well as comprehensive medical benefits and a 401K matching program. Jostens supports and promotes healthy living through education and incentive programs.
Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.
Jostens participates in the E-Verify process.
COMPANY: Jostens, Inc.
Requisition Id: 22609
Location: Assigned Sales Territory