Are you the type of person who enjoys meeting new people, are you super friendly, and can strike up a conversation with a complete stranger about anything? Then you should definitely consider becoming a brand ambassador. Being a Brand Ambassador allows you to get paid to exchange conversations and smiles while promoting some of the newest and hippest products on the market.
It’s easy to break into this field when you work with an agency like VIP Staffing. Brand ambassadors stand to gain valuable skills and experience they may not be getting in their day job, making you worth more to employers. It looks great on a resume and can lead to bigger career opportunities down the road.
If you’re interested in becoming a Brand Ambassador, here are a few things you should know.
What exactly is a Brand Ambassador?
A Brand Ambassadors is someone who creates fun and memorable experiences for consumers. They create a positive connection to a brand by demonstrating the value of a product or service and exemplifying a brand’s values.
How do they do it?
Some of the roles and responsibilities of a Brand Ambassador include:
- Sampling product demos (in high traffic areas, at trade shows, and in retailers)
- Distributing marketing materials (flyers, handouts, samples, pop-ups)
- Increasing brand awareness by wearing branded uniforms or costumes (branded shirts, branded hats, costumes, etc.)
- Sparking word of mouth
- Setting up and breaking downs events (tents, tables, banners, etc.)
How much money can you make?
On average, a brand ambassador can make $14.00 to $50.00 an hour, depending on the gig and the location, but the average is about $20/hr when you are first starting.
What is the hiring process?
It’s important to know that VIP Event staffing requires that you are at least 18 years of age or older to apply. Our hiring process is easy, and we may perform a phone screen or video interview. Once you work a gig, we will keep you notified of future opportunities.
Remember Gigs go fast, so be sure to stay on top of your inbox. Signup to receive notices on new projects and opportunities in your area.
What does a brand ambassador wear?
About 99.9% of the time, you will only need items from your own closet:
- Comfortable pair of closed-toed shoes (e.g., White sneakers or non-slip shoes)
- Dress Shoes
- Black Pants
- Khaki Pants
- White or Black button-down shirt
Ready to get started?
Are you ready to get started? Being a brand ambassador may be the perfect side hustle for you, earn extra cash, have fun, and be creative. Give us a call today @ 866-847-8764 or signup online to receive notification of events in your area.