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Leopold’s Ice Cream is growing our family … one jerk at a time!

We are a unique, family-friendly, fast casual restaurant in historic downtown Savannah committed to great food and exceptional customer service.  We are a growing company looking to bring on people who are passionate about food and exceptional customer service.  We believe in reinvesting in our employees … ensuring their success and happiness within our organization.   As a Leopold’s team member, you will be an ambassador for our brand to both the public and your co-workers.  You will be expected to welcome each guest warmly and with enthusiasm, deliver an exceptional experience, cheerfully interacting with all guests and inspire co-workers to be their best every day!

Team Members Currently Needed:

Part-Time Public Relations/Marketing Assistant

Leopold’s Ice Cream is a 98-year-old, family run ice cream parlor in downtown Savannah. We have been named one of the top five ice cream parlors in the world and are fortunate to have gained media recognition from some of the largest publications/outlets in the US and abroad. Leopold’s is very active in our local community, striving to make a difference in the lives of our customers and employees.  We are a small, dedicated team committed to taking Leopold’s to the next level of success. This is a part-time, temporary position with the opportunity for permanent placement.

If you are:

  • Happy
  • Committed to hard work and excellence
  • Detail oriented
  • Good with people
  • High-energy and friendly – an absolute “people person”

If you have…

  • A positive attitude
  • A strong work ethic
  • A desire to learn

…then we want you to be our PR/Marketing Assistant!

Duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Planning and implementation of a marketing and social media calendar.
  • Correspondence with local, regional, national and often international media.
  • Planning in-store promotions and events.
    • April – Leopold’s Annual Creative Writing Contest
    • July – I Pledge for Ice Cream
    • August – Leopold’s Annual Birthday Block Party
    • Additional events to be determined
  • Networking with local PR, tourism and other business organizations.
  • Creation of in-store and external marketing materials – graphic design.
  • Collaboration on company website.
  • Writing press releases and media alerts.
  • Development of PR campaigns for our internal/external publics.

 Job Requirements.  The ideal candidate will have:

  • A degree in marketing, public relations, or related field preferred. Practical experience and business acumen are generally regarded as being equally as important as academic qualifications.
  • At least 2 years’ experience working in a related field.
  • Graphic design skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional self-discipline.
  • The ability to maintain a favorable working relationship with all company employees to foster and promote a cooperative and harmonious working climate, which will be conducive to sustaining maximum employee morale, productivity, efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Some nights and weekends will be required.

This position will require the ability to self-motivate as the position will not be required to report to an office on a regular schedule.  PR/Marketing Assistant and Director of Marketing Communications will meet on a regular schedule and some office work will be required, but in general, work will be done remotely.

We offer a positive, fun work environment with a competitive salary, flexible schedule, meal discounts and performance based advancement opportunities. Interested applicants should submit resume, cover letter, three references and writing/graphic design samples to Carey Ferrara (carey@leopoldsicecream.com), Director of Marketing and Communications


Soda Jerks

Soda Jerk duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Being able to clearly communicate product knowledge and information to our customers.
  • Maintaining and contributing to a safe and respectful working environment for both staff and customers by using proper food handling skills and following workplace safety guidelines thereby reducing the risk of injury or accident.
  • Set-up and break-down of shop equipment according to all safety procedures.
  • Creating a positive client/guest experience by delivering a high level of service and engaging guests to understand their needs and exceed expectations.
  • Following all company operating policies and procedures.
  • Adhering to all cash management and handling standards.
  • Attend staff meetings once each month.

Location: 212 E. Broughton Street

To Apply:  Applications must be completed in person.  Applications are available daily between 9:30 & 11:00am @ 212 East Broughton Street.
Be mindful that the application takes 30-45 minutes to complete.
Please feel free to email info@leopoldsicecream.com with questions.


Catering Crew

Catering Crew duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Being able to clearly communicate product knowledge and information to our customers.
  • Maintaining and contributing to a safe and respectful working environment for both staff and customers by using proper food handling skills and following workplace safety guidelines thereby reducing the risk of injury or accident.
  • Set-up and break-down of catering equipment according to all safety procedures.
  • Creating a positive client/guest experience by delivering a high level of service and engaging guests to understand their needs and exceed expectations.
  • Following all company operating policies and procedures.
  • Adhering to all cash management and handling standards

Location: 502 E. 37th Street

To Apply:  email contact information and availability to kathy@leopoldsicecream.com


Ice Cream Pint Packer

Pint Packer duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Being able to be self-motivated, manage your own time and to work independently.
  • The ability to work in a low-temperature environment.
  • The ability to perform repetitive tasks.
  • Maintaining and contributing to a safe and respectful working environment by using proper food handling skills and following workplace cleanliness and safety guidelines.
  • Maintaining incredibly high standards of sanitation.
  • Maintaining incredibly high standards of product quality.
  • Set-up and break-down of manufacturing equipment according to all safety procedures.
  • Following all company operating policies and procedures.
  • Managing ice cream pint inventory.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs.
  • Accurately filling out paperwork.

Location: 502 E. 37th Street

To Apply:  email contact information and availability to rick@leopoldsicecream.com


If you are…

  • Energetic
  • Happy
  • Committed to hard work and excellence
  • Detail oriented
  • Good with people
  • A resourceful, adaptable, problem solver who can think quickly on your feet
  • Able to be effective and maintain an even keel during stressful situations
  • High-energy, gregarious, and friendly – an absolute “people person”

If you have…

  • A positive attitude
  • A desire to be promoted
  • Natural and exceptional customer service skills
  • A strong work ethic
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

If you are looking for…

  • A career that offers excellent compensation
  • An exciting work environment
  • The chance for advancement
  • The opportunity to thrive in a fast-paced and diverse team environment

…then we want your help to grow our company with a positive attitude and an uncompromising eye for quality and teamwork.

See you soon!


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