Design & Digital Marketing Coordinator

Bee Thinking is looking for a creative person well versed in graphic design to implement and carry out design and digital marketing initiatives. This position will be responsible for collaboratively designing, implementing, and facilitating an annual marketing plan for both an e-commerce and retail organization.This is a great opportunity for a marketing professional seeking career growth and to make an impact on bee education & health!

Bee Thinking provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Bee Thinking complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.


  • Develop overall digital marketing strategy, based on industry knowledge, ensuring Bee Thinking continues to be seen as an industry leader in beekeeping
  • Assist in developing and implementing online sales expansion strategy for retail and wholesale customers
  • Implement graphic design for tasks related to marketing and branding
  • Develop copy related to newsletters, website and blog postings
  • Develop promotional materials and content for website, portfolios and/or social media
  • Generate weekly updates and monthly reports outlining the digital marketing strategies and progress for the management team
  • Perform data analysis and data validation to ensure success of promotions, communications, marketing events, partnerships and sales programs to grow sales and brand visibility


  • BA in marketing, graphic design, art, or journalism
  • 2 years experience working in graphic design
  • 2 years management experience
  • High proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite
  • Must be detail oriented and organized
  • Ability to operate under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Experience with beekeeping, entomology or a similar field is a plus.
  • This position will require you, at times, to work closely with honeybees. Please take this into consideration when you apply.
  • Extra points if your resume shows off your design skills

Full time employees are eligible for benefits after 45-days, which includes medical, dental, 401(k), PTO and paid sick leave

Please submit portfolio, as well as salary expectations.


Customer Service Associate

Bee Thinking is currently looking for highly motivated individuals to join our customer service and retail team! Team members will be expected to be flexible in scheduling, including having evening and weekend availability.

About Bee Thinking: we are Portland's only family-owned beekeeping supply company, supporting backyard and commercial beekeepers locally and internationally.

Bee Thinking/Mead Market Retail Responsibilities:

Deliver top-notch customer service to our retail customers
Maintain high standards of retail space throughout the day
Clean, restock, and organize boutique retail space
Host mead tastings, educate customers about mead
Educate customers about hives and beekeeping
Balance customer interaction with additional tasks
Actively gain knowledge of beekeeping and mead industries
Assist in larger projects of a growing company, as assigned by managers



Ability to communicate clearly with customers and co-workers
Ability to manage time and prioritize tasksPositively participate in team environment
Ability to obtain OLCC card within 2 weeks of hire
Extreme attention to detail, especially in maintaining clean retail space
Be proactive in problem-solving to follow-through on completion of every task
Ability to stand for extended periods


Preferred Qualifications:

Interest in mead-making, the mead industry and/or experience in other sectors of the beverage industry
Some knowledge of beekeeping, farming, gardening, or ecology
Event planning or facilitation

Full time employees are eligible for benefits after 45-days, which includes medical, dental, 401(k), PTO and paid sick leave

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $12.00 /hour

Required experience:

  • Customer Service: 1 year

Required education:

  • High school or equivalent


Warehouse Associate


Picking, packing, and shipping orders to customers worldwide
Inventory management
Quality control
Assembly of wood products


Ability to lift 65lbs or more
Extreme attention to detail
Ability to work long hours and triage orders during busy season
Ability to stand for extended periods
Forklift/stacker experience preferred


Full time employees are eligible for benefits after 45-days, which includes medical, dental, 401(k), PTO and paid sick leave

Starting pay $11.00 with 30 and 90 day reviews

To apply, please e-mail your cover letter and resume to