GORE-TEX Technical Education Retail Representative

San Francisco, Bay Area California
Required Experience: 2 year(s)
Employment Type: Contract
Salary Range: $30000.00 - $37000.00 per Year
Posted 12 days ago

The GORE-TEX Tech Rep is the face of GORE-TEX brand to the retail community around them. They interact regularly with retail stores who sell our manufacturing partners products that contain our technologies. Their mission is to educate the retailer influencer audience ( Staff, Buyers, PDP copy editors, etc..) about the benefits of the products in a fun way that helps them give their consumers the best possible experience.

The GORE-TEX Tech Rep educates to the highest standards, and solicits information about the products, from these audiences, via surveys and interactive discussions. The GORE-TEX Tech Rep will build relationships with retail stores and actively participate in selected retail events. The GORE-TEX Tech Rep will support the NA GORE-TEX marketing team at trade shows and other marketing activities and events. The GORE-TEX Tech Rep will actively participate in defining the toolset and curriculum used by all team members to educate.

Our team has been rated as one of the best at education by retailers like REI, key brand partners like Arc'teryx, and groups like the American Alpine Club.
• A strong desire to work in the outdoor industry
• Retail Experience
• Strong Public Speaking skills
• Strong Written Communication skills
• Very strong organization skills-must be a self starter
• Currently engaged in outdoor activities ( Snowsports, Hiking, Trail Running, Mountain Biking, Camping, Alpine Climbing...) as an active user
• Flexible Travel Schedule
• Valid Passport
Working very closely with the worlds leading outdoor brands (Arc'teryx, Mountain Hardware, Outdoor Research, Brooks sports, Salomon, etc..), uniforms.