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Whether you're reaching out with a product question, inquiring about a tasting at your workplace, looking for your next wedding flavor or would like to mentor as part of our employment training program, we'd love to hear from you! Either fill out the form to the right, or shoot us a note at hello@grounduppdx.com. We'll be in touch soon!

Healthy, gourmet nut butters that provide job skills training to women in need.

Jobs

JOBS: NOW HIRING

We'd love to have you join our team! Here are the positions we are currently hiring for. Please Note: We try to employ women from a diversity of backgrounds, ethnicities, and interests. If you think you'd be a good fit, please send us a note at hello@grounduppdx.com!


Summer Marketing Intern

We're looking for a motivated marketing student to join the Ground Up team this summer!

Goal:

Drive awareness for Ground Up through events, influencer / brand partnerships, social media and other marketing tactics. Your primary focus will be on expanding our presence locally, in Portland and the Pacific Northwest!

Responsibilities:

  • Local partnerships:

    • Connect with brands, influencers, bloggers, etc. locally who you think would be a good brand fit. Create one on one relationships with key influencers. Coordinate giveaways / events / collabs to drive awareness.

  • Content Creation:

    • Branded photo shoots including our product

  • Events planning:

    • Helping to coordinate any events that come up

  • Social media:

    • Create engaging content to expand our social media presence

    • Also work on blog posts, recipes, photography, and more

  • Ad hoc tasks:

    • Opportunities to get involved with other areas of the business that interest you, such as sales or production

Schedule:

Flexible, with opportunity to often work remotely, but we'll set aside one morning or afternoon a week for a check-in

Pay:

Unpaid, but with all the nut butter you could want!

Dates: Early June to Mid-August (Flexible)

Hours / Week: 15-20 

Interested? Send an email to adrienne@grounduppdx.com with your resume + a note about yourself + why you're interested! Applications due by May 28, 2019.


Production Manager - Portland, OR

We are looking for someone to jump in and help us with nut butter production! We’re looking for a supreme multi-tasker who is looking for the opportunity to get experience at a fast-growing social enterprise...and someone who enjoys working in the kitchen. Must be available on Wednesdays. We currently produce only one day per week.

Your responsibilities would include:

  • Manage all aspects of the kitchen from mixing the nut butters to roasting coconut to filling jars

  • Oversee kitchen team on production days to ensure goals are met

  • Learn to operate kitchen machinery including mixing machine and filling machine

  • Maintain organization and efficiency of team / process during busy production days

  • Sourcing and inventory management of raw materials

Prior kitchen experience nice to have, but not a must. Must be able to lift 30+ lbs and be on your feet for 8 hour days.

Hours: 20-40 hrs / week (this role is technically part-time, but with the opportunity for more hours depending on the candidate’s interest and skillset)

Start Date: Late June or early July

Interested? Send resume and letter of interest to hello@grounduppdx.com.