Careers

Our team is growing! We will update this page with new positions as they become available.

Backup Lead Production/Kitchen Manager

Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Lead Production/Kitchen Manager to join our team in an as-needed capacity. This role is crucial in ensuring the smooth operation of our kitchen by providing leadership and support to our small team. Be part of a company that values teamwork and care. The Backup Lead Production/Kitchen Manager will assist in overseeing the operations of our kitchen, ensuring that production schedules are met and maintaining high standards of food safety and cleanliness. This role requires a combination of culinary expertise and leadership skills to manage kitchen staff and operations effectively when the Lead Manager is absent. 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Lead Production/Kitchen Manager in managing operations in the kitchen 
  • Supervise and coordinate activities of kitchen staff to ensure timely food production and adherence to quality standards.
  • Record inventory levels at the end of each shift 
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety regulations.
  • Step in as the acting Lead Manager during their absence, managing all aspects of kitchen operations.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience as a Kitchen Manager, Chef, or similar role in a fast-paced kitchen environment. 
  • Servsafe Certified 
  • Strong leadership skills and experience managing a team.
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of best practices for food safety and sanitation.
  • Experience working with chocolate preferred.
  • Local to the Berkeley area (or have reliable transportation) 
  • Available during the full 7:00am-4:00pm production shift on Tuesdays as needed (will give at least one week notice) 
  • Can lift 50lbs 

Please submit your resume and cover letter and your desired hourly rate to hello@cheerielanepopcorn.com and include “Backup Lead Production/Kitchen Manager - Berkeley” in the subject line.

Marketing and Content Intern

Job Description:

You will play a crucial role in supporting Cheerie Lane’s social storytelling strategy and providing marketing support over a wide variety of marketing initiatives. From brainstorming ideas, shooting, editing and creating content, you’ll be our resident TikToker, support our social content strategy and see your ideas come to life as a member of our start up marketing team.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Shoot, edit and schedule engaging organic content for TikTok, Instagram and our website.
  • Understand the TikTok landscape to propose new ideas, pull insights, track performance, and build an audience.
  • Be comfortable with finding talent for social and creating videos.
  • Assist in reporting recaps to inform campaign effectiveness.
  • Assist with design related tasks.
  • Assist with social copywriting and scheduling. 
  • Stay up to date with industry social media best practices and competitor activities.
  • Play vital role in growing Cheerie Lane’s social media presence.

    Requirements

    • Student with anticipated graduation in 2024 or 2025 with a major in a design or communications related field.
    • Good awareness of social media trends and ability to engage with them.
    • Illustrative story teller with a sense of humor and an abundance of wit.
    • Excited to take creative risks and comfortable both behind and in front of the camera.
    • Excellent communicator (written, oral, interpersonal) and grammar skills.
    • Team player and possesses a positive can-do attitude.
    • Show a high level of initiative and strong ability to manage your own schedule, meet multiple deadlines and move quickly.
    • You’re resourceful and have a strong ability to discover, learn and use new tools and technologies.
    • Design experience with Adobe Creative Suite, video apps, Canva, website and email platforms preferred. 
    • Commitment: 10-15 hours per week with ~2 hours/week for strategy and team meetings 

      Benefits:

      • Gain start up and consumer packaged goods experience in a fast-paced environment.
      • Learn the ins and outs of launching, building and growing a new consumer brand.
      • $15/hour.
      • Primarily remote work. Ideally located in the Bay Area (CA) or Central Iowa.
      • Unlimited popcorn.

         To apply, please submit your resume and up to date portfolio (even if it’s your social channels) that show a range of strong, creatively rich work directly to hello@cheerielanepopcorn.com with the subject: "Marketing and Content Intern Application".

        Design & Digital Marketing Specialist

        Job Description:

        Use Adobe Creative Cloud products (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Lightroom, Premier Pro) to produce range of marketing design materials; work on product design, packaging design, illustrations, web designs (Figma), graphic designs; work with Online Diffusion Networks, Market Segmentation, Target Market Selection, Positioning; use coding for variables (integers, floats, booleans, strings, arrays, 5 variables)/Input/Code Organization Principles, Control structures (if/else, keycode, images, text), APIs, Libraries, Data Viz, Illustrator; create packaging/logo designs; work with key performance indicators (KPI); analyze data, metrics, trends using platforms (Google Analytics); create advertising campaign ideation, execution, strategies; work with social media management for content creation, strategy, scheduling, copywriting; create, set up, analyze ads on digital advertising platforms (Meta, Google, Pinterest); use social media community management for platforms to create engagement/build brand goodwill (Social Media Networks); use strategic social media to manage/execute strategic plan (from content creation to copywriting to scheduling to monitoring engagement (Social Media Networks)]; work with popular/up-and-coming social and digital platforms; onboard brand (Digital Advertising); create promotional marketing/social media marketing analytics; analyze metrics; use front-end coding; work with web development within Shopify platform; use Liquid [(A/B testing)/mobile optimization (Creative Coding)]; develop reports; and supervise others. Position based in Berkeley, CA; may work remotely from various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S. This is a telecommuting position with remote benefit from various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S. Travel is required.

        Requirements:

        • Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Market Research, Marketing, Communications, or Media, Culture, and Communications plus coursework, internships, or experience to include working with Online Diffusion Networks, Market Segmentation, Target Market Selection; using coding for variables (integers, floats, booleans, strings, arrays, 5 variables)/Input/Code Organization Principles, Control structures (if/else, keycode, images, text), APIs, Libraries, Data Viz, Illustrator; and creating packaging/logo designs.
        • Experience and skills may be gained through academic coursework and concurrently while pursuing academic studies.

        Position based in Berkeley, CA; may work remotely from various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S. This is a telecommuting position with remote benefit from various unanticipated locations throughout the U.S. Travel is required.

        Location of the interview is 733 Allston Way, #3, Berkeley, CA 94710.
        Salary is $82,597 per year.
        Applicants should mail resumes to Attn: Kate Greer, CEO/Founder, 733 Allston Way, #3, Berkeley, CA 94710.

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        U.S. Department of Labor
        Employment and Training Administration
        Office of Foreign Labor Certification
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