The Vita Coco Company is looking for a Student Brand Marketer to help activate our RUNA brand on the University of California, San Diego campus.

What's the gig? This isn’t a typical 9-5. Student Brand Marketers are the face and voice of the Runa brand on campus, bringing Runa to life through outreach and sampling opportunities. You will be responsible for driving product trial, educating your peers, making waves, and spreading Runa’s positive vibes all over campus.

Who is the ideal Student Brand Marketer? You are flexible, enthusiastic, sociable, and someone with the energy to push things forward. You have an entrepreneurial spirit along with a great work ethic. You have excellent communication skills, both written and oral. You exude confidence and have the drive to get things done!

Main Responsibilities:

  • Be an expert in all things RUNA and educate the public on the benefits of RUNA
  • Be willing to learn and participate in all aspects of RUNA brand marketing
  • You will be an expert in engaging the consumer.
  • Exude confidence, own every interaction while being an active listener
  • Be a social chameleon, adapt to consumers from all walks of life through engaging and natural dialogue
  • Personalize each interaction to create a unique and memorable experience for the consumer
  • Act as an ambassador of the brand at all times by promoting brand values
  • Be capable of spotting future opportunities for RUNA through consumer dialogue and event activation
  • Be in the know of upcoming events and new opportunities across campus
  • We not me” mentality - be a team player and work alongside the Field Marketing team


  • Must be an active student in good standing with UCSD
  • Excellent communication skills with an outgoing personality
  • A mature mindset
  • Ability to adapt to and work well in collaborative team environment
  • Reliable means of transportation (public or personal) and valid driver's license
  • Appropriate availability (per market need)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Must be able to sit or stand for hours at a time and be able to lift/carry 30 lbs.
  • Must have driver's license

Job Type: Part-Time

Availability: 3-4 days a week, likely to include one weekend day (averaging 12-16 hours per week)

Hourly Rate: $19.00/hour

Successful candidates must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit proof of vaccination, unless they qualify for a reasonable accommodation for bona fide medical or religious reasons.

The Vita Coco Company is committed to the principles of equal employment. We are committed to complying with all federal, state, and local laws providing equal employment opportunities, and all other employment laws and regulations. It is our intent to maintain a work environment that is free of harassment, discrimination, or retaliation because of age, race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sex, sexual orientation (including transgender status, gender identity or expression), physical or mental disability, genetic information, marital status, AIDS/HIV status, military service, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local laws. The Company is dedicated to the fulfillment of this policy in regard to all aspects of employment, including but not limited to recruiting, hiring, placement, transfer, training, promotion, rates of pay, and other compensation, termination, and all other terms, conditions, and privileges of employment.