Weedmaps is hiring a

Student Brand Ambassador (University of Arizona)

Tempe, United States

OVERVIEW:

Weedmaps is looking for a student at University of Arizona who is outgoing, energetic and an influencer on their campus to become part of our Student Brand Ambassador team. We are searching for a trendsetter who enjoys using social media, educating others and can work independently. The Student Brand Ambassador’s objective is to educate peers about Weedmaps, increase traffic to the website and encourage app downloads. As the SBA, you will be relied on to incorporate the Weedmaps brand into University of Arizona's  biggest moments and dopest parties throughout the year. This is a great opportunity to sharpen your marketing skills while managing the Weedmaps brand on your campus.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Learn and acquire extensive knowledge of the brand and ensure that consumers fully understand Weedmaps’ purpose.
  • Acquire newsletter signups and app downloads on campus and at events in your area.
  • Partner with like-minded student organizations and local companies to incorporate Weedmaps into student events and clubs/associations.
  • Maintain and develop relationships with other student influencers to increase brand visibility.
  • Discover parties, bars, concert venues and other places and think of creative ways to integrate Weedmaps in these scenes.
  • Build out a calendar of milestones, parties, and any other high attendance events on or near campus.
  • Search for advertising opportunities on-campus and in the surrounding areas.  
  • Become involved with local SSDP and student NORML chapters if applicable
  • Research college radio, college publications, and places where can we throw parties.
  • Execute contests and organize events on or near campus. Pass out prizes such as Weedmaps’ swag, concert tickets, tickets to sporting events or coupons to local dispensaries and deliveries.
  • Share content through social media platforms promoting Weedmaps with the objective to get others to share. Must follow Weedmaps social guidelines when promoting the brand.
  • Complete tasks in a timely manner and report any feedback from the field to your supervisor.
  • Occasionally help the Local Market Channel with events. 

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Actively enrolled at University of Arizona
  • Able to commit up to 15 hrs. during the week
  • Smart, energetic and reliable
  • Well-networked and outgoing member of campus community
  • Extremely active and well versed in social media
  • Active participant in campus clubs
  • Passionate about the marijuana industry and educating others about Weedmaps 

If interested, please submit your resume and links to your social media handles. In addition, we want to see your personality shine through your words and understand why you think your next opportunity is here with us. In 500 words or less, tell us why you are interested in becoming a Student Brand Ambassador for Weedmaps and how you plan on bringing the brand to life on your campus?

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About Weedmaps:

Formed in 2008, Weedmaps is the largest technology company focused on servicing the legalized marijuana industry in the United States and internationally by providing listing services for dispensaries, delivery services, doctors and brands. Weedmaps has the most comprehensive directory with over 4x the listings of any other service and gives visitors the ability to review and discuss these services while building a sense of community through forums and social networking. The marijuana industry is growing exponentially and the legal and technological challenges it faces are immense. We see this as the perfect opportunity to create unique and innovative solutions that can transform the industry. In addition to developing technology solutions, Weedmaps is also firmly committed to advising on and supporting the legalization of marijuana and the medicines derived from it in a responsible manner.

Who Are We Looking For?

Weedmaps is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. We are looking for the smartest and most passionate people who want to join our team and develop the services, systems, and marketplaces that will serve the marijuana industry in the decades to come. So what are you waiting for? Join the Weedmaps family!