Summer Internship - ZOOS Greek Iced Teas

Description: Are you looking for a young, fast-paced and innovative company where you can dabble in a different areas of a business? Are you looking for the not-so-typical internship where you can make a difference in a young company and get some real world experience?

At ZOOS, we have created a unique internship program that works individually with each of our interns on their strengths and interests to provide them with the experience that is aligned with their goals. As a young company, we believe in providing each of our interns the experience they need while also giving them the tools necessary to make a difference in our early stage growth.

We tailor each intern’s summer experience with us based on his or her goals, needs, and interests.

Why ZOOS? This is a very exciting time to get involved with ZOOS as this young startup has plans and is positioned to exponentially grow in 2015 specifically over the summer months. The opportunities are endless!

A Few Examples of Potential Projects:
• Brand Management Roles: leading from ideation to creation and all steps in between on line extensions and new product launches
• Event Marketing: lead events and participate in events in and around the city of Boston such as Taste of Seaport, WGBH Food and Wine Festival, Tufts 10k, College Fest, and more
• Sales Projections and Future Sales Forecasts: Working with distributor and VP of Sales on existing sales analysis and future projections
• New Account Sales Management: working with distributor and VP of sales on obtaining new accounts, managing existing accounts, and seeking creative partnerships to obtain additional sales
• Financial Planning and Analysis: compile and execute all financial reports on a month-to-month basis. Manage and recommend strategies on future projections and cash flow management
• Strategic Planning: participate in ideation sessions and strategy conversations while providing your input on a smaller scale such as sampling events to a larger scale such as go-to-market strategies
• Social Media Marketing Campaigns: Develop, design, and implement social media marketing campaigns and ZOOS Girls Street Teams.

Benefits of ZOOS Internship Program:
• Flexible hours
• Guaranteed to provide you with projects that are of interest to you, and are of substance
• Part time or full time available
• Young and innovative company
• Relaxed work environment
• Hands-on experience
• Great resume builder
• Wide net of networking opportunities
• Guaranteed to make some great friends along the way
• Guaranteed to have FUN

About the Company:

ZOOS (pronounced Zeus) is a first-to-market, all-natural, real-brewed, caffeine-free, ready-to-drink Greek Iced Tea that is Yia-Yia approved! ZOOS is developed to deliver on great taste, unique offerings, and a healthier alternative to other iced-tea products currently on the market. Launched in May, 2014 in New England, ZOOS plans to capitalize on the current industry trends of Greek products and healthy beverages as the first and only Greek iced-tea product in the United States. The cornerstone of ZOOS Greek iced-teas ingredient (tsai tou vounou) has already been proven in Europe to offer significant health benefits. The product is sold in 16oz bottles. The Company outsources the manufacturing to produce and bottle the product. ZOOS was also recently named one of the top 26 winners of the 2014 class of MassChallenge; the world’s most reputable and largest startup accelerator program.

Where to Find ZOOS: ZOOS has obtained distribution in Wegmans as well as full Distribution in Roche Brothers and Sudbury Farms. The company has also gained distribution in Healthworks Fitness Centers, as well as over 150 independent stores. We will also start our first ship to Stop & Shop, Dave’s Marketplace, Donelans and Trucchi’s Supermarkets in Q1 of 2015. ZOOS also has scheduled buying meetings with Shaws, Market Basket, and Crosby’s in February, ‘15. The company will also start shipping to RI and CT in Q1 ‘15 as well.

How to Apply: send resume to niari@drinkzoos.com

Jobkey:
145
Program:
MassChallenge 2014 Accelerator Program
Job Type:
An internship
Application Email:
niari@drinkzoos.com
Startup:
ZOOS, LLC