Portage, MI, USA

Description

Portage, MI 49024
$15 - $22 an hour - Part-time

Event & Canvassing Marketing Associate – Part-time
Portage, MI 49024
$15 an hour, plus bonuses & commission

Are you a dependable, results-driven person who loves meeting new people in high-energy environments like Home Expos, Show Events, Fairs and Festivals? Are you the type of person who would rather be outside than work behind a desk all day? Do you get bored with repetitive work, day in and day out? Then this is your dream job!

Ideal for retirees, college students and outgoing people looking for flexible work schedules, our Event & Show Marketing Associate position is a year-round position. Our teams work in a variety of venues – from seasonal canvassing around current job sites one week, to setting appointments at a home show on the next. Every weekend is something new and exciting where you can earn activity-based bonuses and commission. Reliable transportation to our office on Shaver Road in Portage and a desire to succeed is all that are required.

Duties:
• Able to clearly speak in English to discuss customer projects and set appointments.
• Proactively intercept, engage, interact and communicate with potential customers.
• Maintains a professional appearance.
• Friendly, enthusiastic, and confident speaking to potential customers.
• Understand our products and speak intelligently about home improvement.
• Ability to walk long distances, and stand for lengths of time.

ABOUT SIR HOME IMPROVEMENTS: We are an established home improvement company specializing in replacement windows, bathroom remodeling and kitchen restyling. We are a local company serving all Southwest Michigan and Northern Indiana for more than 40 years. Our A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau means we value customer satisfaction and helping people get the home improvement projects they need for their home.

Requirements

Requirements:
  • Requirements:
    • Dependable transportation to Portage office and valid driver’s license.
    • Clean background check.
    • Prior experience in a customer service environment.
    • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
    • Friendly, approachable, and outgoing personality..
    • Very reliable with an outstanding work ethic.
    • Previous work in retail, marketing, sales, or hospitality/tourism is preferred but not required
Physical and Environmental Conditions:
  • Must be able to lift up to 30 pounds for setting up and breaking down booths
  • Must be available to work nights and weekends. Shifts depend on hours of each event
  • Operate tablet or portable device to utilize lead generation software
  • Events/Expo environment may be variable, dress appropriately for the season
  • Must be able to walk for extended amounts of time (seasonal canvassing)

Compensation & Bonuses

Bonuses:
  • Bonuses for setting completed product demonstrations.
  • Commission on canvassing events.

Benefits

Benefits:
  • Paid hourly wage.
  • Paid training.
  • Flexible work schedule.
  • Transportation provided to and from events.

Responsibilities