Facebook Retail Representative

BDS Marketing - Schaumburg, IL

Part-time
At a Glance
Calling all brand #influencers! Join BDS and represent #Facebook and the latest #FacebookPortal products at retail this Holiday season. Share your passion for connecting consumers with great products and use your charisma to demonstrate and sell the latest video calling technology!

Overview
BDSmktg has part-time weekend #job opportunities for enthusiastic, tech savvy, Facebook brand advocates to engage consumers in Best Buy and Bed Bath & Beyond. Promoting, demonstrating and selling Facebook Portal products to consumers and associates.

What is Portal? Portal is the Alexa #smarthome product that provides video calling via Facebook Messenger and What’s App.

Be on the front lines of the Portal revolution! Come join our team

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Be the expert; fully understand the features and benefits of Facebook Portal
Be the Brand Champion for Facebook Portal products at retail
Increase the consumer sales through proactive engagement and demonstrations
Engage retail sales associates and create excitement to increase rate of recommendation
Reporting and intelligence regarding the program and retail marketing environment
Obtain revenue per hour goals and earn incentives
Have fun and smile!

QUALIFICATIONS:
High School Diploma/GED
Experience in customer service or sales promotion at retail
Background in consumer electronics retail environment
Must be willing to work weekends, including Black Friday October 19, 2019 – January 18, 2020
Strong interest in technology and the ability to quickly learn new products and features
Self-starter with a strong commitment to drive results
Professional demeanor, excellent verbal and written communication skills
Enthusiastic, highly motivated, and outgoing personality that is comfortable in a competitive environment
Strong problem solving and customer service skills
Organized and detail-oriented when completing in store intelligence reports and providing feedback
Access to smart phone (iPhone or Android)

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to:

Regularly sit, stand, walk, bend over, grasp, talk and/or hear
Occasionally carrying and lifting product up to 10 lbs.
Continuous hand/eye coordination and fine manipulation

BDS Marketing, LLC. (“BDS”) is an equal opportunity employer in every aspect of employment, including but not limited to; selection, training, development and promotion of the most qualified candidates and employees without regard to their race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, age, physical or mental disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by state or local law. BDS is committed to equal employment opportunity in all other privileges, terms and conditions of employment that may not be covered in this statement. BDS is an at-will employer.

BDSmktg is an award-winning retail marketing and sales agency. With 35 years of experience guiding customers through the buying journey, they are experts at influencing purchase decisions for the world’s top brands. BDS offers fully integrated solutions that drive brand demand and sell-through: Research, Advocacy, Digital, Experiential, Readiness, and Environments. Founded in 1984, BDS is headquartered in Irvine, California with regional offices in New York City, New York; Chicago, Illinois; and Columbus, Ohio. BDS Marketing, LLC. is a division of BDS Solutions Group, LLC. For more information, visit http://www.bdsmktg.com.