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Marketing Events Planner

Hood River, Oregon

Want to utilize your organizational & people skills for an award-winning brand AND create memorable
experiences in the craft beer industry?

Who we are

pFriem (pronounced “freem”) artisanal beers are symphonies of flavor and balance, influenced by the great
brewers of Europe, but unmistakably true to our homegrown roots in the Pacific Northwest. We are guided
by a religious commitment to quality and the never-ending pursuit of innovation. Although they are served
humbly, each glass is overflowing with pride and a relentless aspiration to brew the best beer in the world.

pFriem Family Brewers has experienced incredible growth in the past eight years and has earned prestigious
awards, including being named GABF® 2018 Mid-Size Brewing Company of the Year, Three-Time Brewery
of the Year by the Beer Connoisseur, Best Brewpub Experience by Oregon Beer Awards, and numerous
medals in national and international brewing competitions.

Our team is made up of 60+ multi-talented individuals from Tasting Room to Brewery who are committed to
giving craft beer lovers the best experience possible.

About the role

You’ll report to the Marketing Manager and work alongside the team to organize events & sponsorships that
support the pFriem brand & vision. We’ll rely on you to research and book the best venues along with
negotiating vendor quotes & agreements. You’ll leverage your organizational skills to manage an events
calendar & budget in addition to coordinating team lodging travel. Your energy & enthusiasm will help us
shine as you create exceptional experiences that amplify the pFriem brand.

SOME OF YOUR MOST IMPORTANT TASKS:

  • Conceptualize & implement events & sponsorships that amplify the pFriem brand
  • Organize company gatherings & outings
  • Manage event budgets & calendars
  • Negotiate with vendors on quotes & agreements
  • Arrange sponsorship deals
  • Develop and maintain solid relationships with accounts & brewery partners
  • Develop event feedback surveys
  • Obtain appropriate licensing & permits
  • Keep online event information up-to-date
  • Manage & inventory brewery event kits & supplies
  • Coordinate team travel, lodging, and expenses
  • Lead both volunteers and support staff in delivering high-quality event experiences
  • Work collaboratively with other departments
  • Oversee beer competition logistics
More about you

As an enthusiastic event planner, you thrive with variety and understands how your creative & organizational talent
creates top-notch brand experiences. You’re eager to grow professionally and work with an ever-growing craft beer
brand.

YOU ARE INNOVATIVE

Not only can you dream big, but you can execute on your innovative ideas. You push your creative boundaries to
move the brand forward. You look at problems & challenges from all angels and see opportunity to tackle each
tasks effectively with minimal risk. You know your ideas are welcome and supported by the team and also are
thirsty for feedback because it leads to the best version of yourself.

YOU BUILD BRIDGES

You are successful because you know how to lead a team and build bridges. Your relationship & collaboration
skills are off the charts as you focus on servant leadership. You know you often will be the face of the brand and
embodying the pFriem ethos so your professionalism and kindness goes a long way.

YOU ARE A JUGGLING MASTER

Your organizational skills are top-notch as you navigate multiple events, manage vendors, and lead team
members. You are comfortable managing a budget and keeping track of event inventory. You keep projects
moving and communicate seamlessly with all stakeholders involved. You’re eager to take on fresh new ideas
and execute them to pFriem’s standards.

YOUR QUALIFICATIONS

  • Exceptional customer service skills and ability to work with the public
  • At least 4 years professional work experience in event management
  • Able to lead & manage a diverse team
  • Organized and detailed oriented with the ability to adapt to unforeseen scenarios
  • High energy, positive, and professional attitude that takes pride in doing their job well
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • A love for quality Craft Beer
Why you should be part of the pFriem Team

THE PEOPLE

We are a passionate group who takes our work seriously but ourselves not too seriously. Our team is made up
of highly talented individuals not only in their jobs but also their hobbies and pursuits of recreation. Whether
it’s enjoying shift beers with the crew or experiencing the Columbia River outdoor scene with co-workers, the
pFriem team is warm and welcoming with a strong bond over beer.

THE LOCATION

You get to work in one of the most stunning locations in the PNW! pFriem is located at the Hood River
Waterfront park with epic views of the Columbia River Gorge. Mt. Hood is a short drive from town where you can recreate all year long. You’ll be surrounded by a Gorge community that thrives with local purveyors and people passionate about the outdoors and its people.

THE BENEFITS

  • You’ll receive above market compensation with great benefits
  • 3 weeks of paid time off
  • A monthly beer benefit of at least $200
  • Big discounts in our tasting room for meals, beer, and merchandise
  • Great health, dental, vision, and life insurance coverage.
  • Access to short-term disability insurance coverage, paid paternity/maternity leave and an Employee Assistance Program
  • Participate in our retirement savings plan (401k)
  • Company-wide outings
  • Paid time off to volunteer for local charities and non-profits
HOW TO APPLY

If this sounds like a good fit, please send a cover-letter and resume to marketing@pfriembeer.com. We can’t wait to hear from you!

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