Employment – Whisked!

Employment

Whisked! is a growing wholesale bakery that distributes to more than 70 stores in the DC area. Our handcrafted pies, cookies, and quiches are a local favorite (we won “Best Bakery” and “Best Trendy Dessert” in the Washington Post Express for the past three years), and our products continue to attract new fans. We have plans to expand in the region, and are seeking team members who will help shape our company as we move forward. You must be team-oriented, comfortable taking initiative, and able to pitch in wherever help is needed. Most importantly, we want you to be excited about growing with us! Check back frequently for new position openings.

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Brand Ambassador Position

Do you love supporting local by purchasing locally-made products, or encouraging others to do so? Are you passionate about the D.C. food industry and the stories of local food entrepreneurs? Then you may be a good fit for our Brand Ambassador Team! We are looking for friendly, talkative, pie and cookie loving people to join the Whisked! brand ambassador team. Our brand ambassadors are responsible for conducting demos, engaging with customers, and spreading the Whisked! story. What is a demo? A demo is when we set up a table inside a store that sells our products (usually Yes! Organic Market, MOM's Organic Market, and Whole Foods) and pass out samples of pies and cookies. Demos typically last 3 hours, and the main goals are to connect with customers, engage in genuine conversations about our brand and our products, and sell product.

• Requirements: A car, so you can drive to various demo locations.
• Commitment: 10 - 15 hours a week. Preferably weekends, but we can discuss your availability.
• Compensation: $15 - $18/hr (DOE) and free product!

Farmer's Market Manager

We are looking for an upbeat and engaging cookie lover to manage our stall at various D.C. Farmer's Markets on the weekends. Responsibilities include arriving early at our warehouse in NE DC to load a box van, driving the loaded van to a market site and unloading/setting up the stall, running the market stall, breaking down and reloading the van at market's end, then driving back to the warehouse and unloading. Valid driver’s license required.

Our ideal candidate is:
• A morning person
• Quick on their feet to troubleshoot problems
• Comfortable learning and selling a product with minimal oversight
• Able to lift 30 pounds and stand for long periods of time
• Okay working outside
• Reliable and responsible
• an owner of a smart device to be able to process transactions
• Passionate about food!

Salary: $120 per shift
Shift: 7 am- 3 pm
Perks: Take extra cookies and pies home and trade product with other vendors (free fresh produce, for example!)

 

These are fun part-time gigs where you get to meet new people, learn about the food community in D.C., and eat cookies! If you are interested in joining our team, email employment@whiskeddc.com with a little information about yourself including why you are interested in our brand and any previous demo, farmers market, or sales experience.