We are looking for well-rounded team players with an outgoing personality to join our team.  Portland Pedal Power (PPP) is a fast-growing active advertising and bicycle-based concierge delivery company.  PPP offers active advertising, integrated promotions combining visible signage with social media and a personal touch, while serving prominent businesses with high-end concierge delivery.

Brand Ambassador/Rider

Do you want to get paid to:

  • ride a longtail bicycle through downtown Portland?
  • deliver & serve delicious food from awesome local restaurants?
  • provide high quality service to cool local companies?
  • work with a team of good, kind people?

We do good work: At Portland Pedal Power, we are a small business with a lot of integrity. We work with businesses across Portland to deliver and cater the tastiest food made at local Portland restaurants and food carts. We pick up and deliver by bicycle and, impressively, it usually takes our riders less time to get food from door to door than any car delivery service. In short, our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer and food service.

In preparation for the business growth we anticipate, we want to recruit positive people who have the kind of integrity as individuals that we strive to have as a company. We make a practice of promote from within for those interested.

Availability:

This is a part-time position (approximately 15-20 hours/week) primarily between 6:30-2:00pm weekdays. Employee must be available on regular pre-determined days and times, weekdays. Our morning shift is between 6:30-9:30am and our lunch shift is between 10:30am-2:00pm.

 

Duties – As a PPP Brand Ambassador/Rider, you will:

  • Pick up and deliver prepared meals from restaurants to corporate offices via a Portland Pedal Power fleet bicycle
  • Professionally cater meals at corporate offices
  • Engage in marketing activities consistent with our values and brand. This includes (but is not limited to): promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services, representing company at events, passing potential customer contact information to PPP sales team
  • Handle delivery related receipt and money transactions.
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company and externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal and company networks

 

Required Qualifications – We want you to bring these skills:

  • Food service and/or catering experience
  • Strong bicycle rider with experience operating in urban setting, focused on safety
  • Friendly and outgoing personality.
  • Computer and communication device usage and proficiency
  • Lift up to 60 pounds
  • Background check and drug test required

Preferred Experience:

  • Catering background.
  • OLCC permit
  • Strong bicycle rider (cargo bike experience) with experience operating in an urban setting.

Needed Tools: Smartphone with data, email and text capabilities

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

This is a position in Portland, Oregon. Pay is hourly + tips which equates to a $17.50-$20.00 hourly compensation. To apply, please send us your resume and 2-3 sentences in the body of your email describing why you think you’d be the perfect fit to [email protected].

Part-time Marketing Specialist

Portland Pedal Power seeks a part-time driven marketing professional with a passion for bikes and sustainability. Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

This position will be responsible for leading the day to day marketing for Portland Pedal Power by creating and implementing marketing strategy with a focus on social media, customer retention, awareness building, outreach, lead generation and media plan creation/implementation. The ideal candidate is results-oriented with an outgoing personality, a passion for digital marketing and company promotion skills.There is lots of opportunity for growth with this company, so although this position starts as part-time, for the right person there is potential to move into a full-time role.

Perks include sample meals from PPP partners and experience working with a growing, bicycle-based startup. The PPP team works hard, plays hard and intends to take over the world, one bike at a time.

Marketing Specialist duties include:

  • Assist in planning, developing, implementing and evaluating marketing strategies and tactics that help PPP achieve its annual and long-term goals.
  • Set goals and track performance of the PPP website using Google Analytics and WordPress.
  • Write, edit and post weekly blog entries and monthly email newsletters
  • Plan and implement social media strategy
  • Create and implement media plans for advertising clients
  • Develop and implement of PR strategy
  • Submit monthly report to PPP Business Manager/CMO with work completed towards goals

Brand Ambassador duties include:

  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services
  • Delivers products to the public in a variety of locations to include parks, workplaces, and homes
  • Handles delivery related receipt and money transactions
  • Protects organization’s value by keeping information confidential
  • Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company and externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal and company network

This is a part-time position in Portland, Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume, a writing sample, and a link to a short video (1-2 minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Catering and Delivery Coordinator, Brand Ambassador

We are looking for well-rounded team player with an outgoing personality to join our team. Portland Pedal Power is a leader in the growing office food delivery space. Our unique model combines sustainable, bicycle-based delivery with unmatched customer service.

The full-time Catering and Delivery Coordinator/ Brand Ambassador must be friendly and results-oriented with a strong focus on customer satisfaction, internal process improvement & increased efficiency. There is lots of opportunity for growth with this company.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Answer incoming calls from customers, intake orders, answer inquiries & questions, handle complaints or escalate as appropriate, troubleshoot problems & provide solutions.
  • Dispatch orders to partner restaurants & PPP fleet.
  • Complete & record transaction data in one or more digital applications.
  • Build new & existing relationships w/ corporate customers.
  • Make suggestions for improving operational structure.
  • Delivery of food & products to the public by bicycle.
  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services, representing company at events, passing potential customer contact information to PPP sales/marketing team.
  • Handles delivery related receipt and money transactions.
  • Protect organization’s value by keeping information confidential.
  • Update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities provided by the company & externally; reading relevant material; maintaining personal & company networks.
  • Performs marketing activities including, but not limited to, flyer distribution, promotional item distribution, impromptu interactions with the public concerning PPP services, representing company at events, passing potential customer contact information to PPP sales/marketing team
  • Delivers products to the public in a variety of locations to include parks, workplaces, and homes.

Required Qualifications

  • Foodservice or catering background.
  • Easy going, fun to work with, high energy & a positive attitude.
  • Ability to work under pressure & prioritize key job functions.
  • Exceptional background in customer service.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Skilled in use of MS Office and/or Google Docs.
  • Able to apply initiative & make judgments, adaptable to changing situations.
  • Strong bicycle rider (cargo bike experience) w/ experience operating in urban setting.
  • Typing speed of no less than 40 wpm

Preferred Experience

  • Food handlers/OLCC permit
  • Knowledge of CRM (Customer Relationship Management) systems.
  • Experience with receipt reconciliation & documentation.

This is a full-time position in Portland, Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume and a link to a short video (1-2 minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.

Sales Representative (SA3)

We offer a truly unique model of active advertising; providing out-of-home ad campaigns that include brand ambassador riders, live event promotions, and integrated social media — while delivering high-end catering to downtown offices. We work to build partnerships with some of the best local businesses.

The sales representative will engage and connect with multiple sides of our business including advertising sponsors and online vendors. Perks include sample meals from PPP partners and experience working with a growing, bicycle-based startup.

 

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Implement sales strategy and achieve sales growth goals
  • Cold call and actively chase new accounts
  • Independently manage accounts
  • Manage lead generation, relationship building and new business development
  • Initiate and control sales processes with new customers and existing business
  • Maintenance of customer records and sales database and CRM
  • Prepare compelling and competitive proposals and presentations
  • Communicate new business details to other internal departments
  • Properly communicate and represent the values of the company at all times

Required Qualifications

  • A 4-year degree is required
  • 3 years’ experience in account management and sales
  • Proven track record of growing sales
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Highly organized, with attention to detail and a proven ability to multi-task
  • Able to compose proposals, emails and other written documentation clearly and concisely.
  • Excel at time management
  • Experience using cloud-based office software (Google Products, Microsoft Office and CRM a plus)
  • Focused on providing superior customer service
  • Fun and dependable.

Preferred Experience

  • Out-of-Home Advertising Sales
  • Culinary/Hospitality background
  • Food handlers/OLCC permit
  • Able to ride a PPP cargo bike to meetings to demonstrate the advertising.

This is a full-time position in Portland Oregon. Pay is competitive and commensurate with experience. To apply, please send a resume and a link to a short video (about one minute) describing why you would be the perfect fit to [email protected].

We believe a diverse, inclusive team makes us a stronger and better company. We’re committed to hiring people of all races, ethnicities, ages, sex, genders, sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, and religions. Women, people of color, LGBTQ individuals, and members of other minority or marginalized groups are encouraged to apply.