Verdant Tea is not your typical tea company.  We are a small but growing group of individuals devoted to sharing the culture of tea, and making it accessible worldwide.  Our business is founded on our unique friendships with small growers across China, and our commitment to honoring the trust these growers place in us by continually improving the way we do business.  For our full story, please read Why Verdant Tea is Different, and check out The Origins of Verdant Tea.

Want to join our team?  We are hiring now!

NOW HIRING: Office Assistant with Ambition

Our entrepreneurial foodie start-up is looking for an analytical, detail-oriented assistant to help us coordinate our fast-paced business planning and development.  We are a direct-from-farm tea business growing retail & wholesale operations as a chai, kombucha & specialty soda brewery, international importer and e-commerce business. We thrive on change, creativity and pushing what’s possible, leading the industry in quality and innovation. 

Your tasks will include data entryindustry researchanalysis and reporting, phone and e-mail coordination and scheduling.  You will be running errands, so you will need access to your own car or personal transportation.

You must be comfortable with writing (English, grammar, etc) and quick reading comprehension.  Our ideal candidate is detail-oriented and organizedgood with numbers, comfortable with logic, and able to quickly recognize and execute priorities. You must be okay with chaotic multi-tasking.  Common sense is huge – we are looking for an individual that is completely trustworthy, honest and committed.

This is position is not for someone who craves routine – you must thrive in a challenging, fast-paced environment.

Skills required:
- spreadsheets / excel
- familiarity with apple OS
- basic html
- adobe acrobat
- phone skills
- e-mail skills
- WordPress experience a PLUS
- Quickbooks experience a PLUS
- Mandarin skills a PLUS

Please submit all job related materials and inquiries to: opportunities@verdanttea.com

All materials will be carefully reviewed by our team.  We request a cover letter explaining why you are interested in joining our team and why you think you would be a great fit, as well as an attached resume detailing your past experience.

Many thanks for your interest,
David Duckler, Founder