Demo Reps

Portland, ME area

Position Summary

The Honest Kitchen is seeking an Independent Contractor Demo Representative in the Portland, ME area. These are independent contractor positions. The Demo Project entails using hands-on tactics to spread the word about our healthy, natural, dehydrated whole foods for dogs and cats through sampling and dialogue with interested parties. A training program is provided for independent contractors, to provide them with the knowledge needed to execute the project.

Scope of Position

The Independent Contractor Demo Reps will focus on the following requirements. Additional requests will be made to support the company as necessary.

  • Setting up a table displaying product samples and literature in an orderly manner, in pet supply, natural specialty stores

  • Participating in appropriate pet-centric community events, by operating a booth or sampling table

  • Initiating conversation with potential customers and introducing products to them

  • Interacting with potential customers, asking questions, listening to their needs, assisting them in choosing an appropriate diet

  • Blitzing local dog parks, dog beaches & other locations with samples and information to support local stores

  • Must be available to work evenings & weekends (up to 8 hours each weekend day)

  • Must have reliable transportation

  • Must be able to bend, lift and move up to 50 pounds

  • Comfortable working alone, and with others

  • Must be dependable and able to efficiently coordinate own schedule, and set up appointments with stores

  • Proficient in using Microsoft Excel, to complete reports on progress

  • Prior experience in a position or event setting, interacting with the public is an advantage

If interested in the Albany demo rep position, please email to tell us why you'd like to be an independent demo contractor for us, the area you're interested in, and to request an application form.