Fall 2018 Marketing & Sales Internship


About the company:

The Dough Jar is DC’s first and only confectionery that makes ready-to-eat gourmet edible cookie dough—straight from the mixing bowl and safe to eat raw. 


About the position:

The Dough Jar is seeking Marketing and Sales Interns for Fall 2018 to help our rapidly growing company acquire more exposure and opportunities. You will be trusted with a lot of responsibility and will have flexibility to try out new ideas that will shape the direction of the business. With our brick-and-mortar grand opening on August 4, a significant portion of this role will include marketing the store.


Responsibilities include:

  • Establishing new sales accounts with stores
  • Finding new and creative sales platforms
  • Building community partnerships
  • Researching advertising opportunities
  • Conducting press outreach
  • Booking events
  • Staffing events
  • Conducting customer research
  • Helping with demos and events
  • Social media management
  • Working on new and exciting projects as they come up!

Logistics:

  • This position will require at least 20 hours per week, including occasional evening and weekend events. Exact number of hours will be agreed upon between candidate and manager. *Please do not apply unless your schedule can accommodate this requirement.*
  • The internship will be based at our Georgetown store at 1332 Wisconsin Ave NW.
  • Fall interns will receive a $125 stipend minimum, with the eligibility to receive a $250 stipend based on performance.

You’re a good fit for this position if you:

  • Have a strong work ethic and excel when working independently
  • Love food and especially cookie dough
  • Have experience with marketing or sales, either from previous internships, jobs, or school courses
  • Are interested in expanding your skills in the areas of marketing and sales
  • Pay attention to detail
  • Can guarantee the required hours each week
  • Have a great attitude and are excited about being part of a small and growing company

How to apply:

Email info@thedoughjar.com with your resume and a brief cover letter telling us why you want to be part of The Dough Jar team!