HAVE YOU GOT WHAT IT TAKES TO BE A MARLOW ROPES ARB AMBASSADOR? 

ENTRIES OPEN 30TH APRIL - 31ST MAY 2021! 

From Viper to Vega, Marlow Ropes have been developing their Arb range over a number of years and are stocked worldwide. Every year we work informally with a number of arborists around the world, but now we are looking to develop our arboriculture partnerships further and to work with two arborists over the course of one year starting from June 2021. 

WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? 

  • An arborist currently working in the arboriculture industry aged 18 and over* 

  • An arborist with an established or growing social media presence – preferably instagram 

  • An arborist who is digitally-savvy able to create content for social media in the form of videos or imagery (preferably four videos per year)

  • An arborist who has the potential to help us test, develop and review new and ‘work-in-progress' products 

  • An arborist who cares about rope and sustainability and who is willing to bring ideas to the table 

  • An arborist willing to champion and endorse the Marlow brand 
     

*Candidates must ensure they are not in a similar partnership with another rope supplier between May 2021 – June 2022. 

AMBASSADOR PROGRAMME BENEFITS: 

  • The annual Arb Ambassador programme is an opportunity for a rising or established Star of the Arboriculture industry to work with a global Arboriculture brand who have over 200 years of technical knowledge in the rope-making industry. 

  • Rope kit package and branding collateral worth in excess of £500 (rrp). 

  • Exposure through Marlow’s news, media and events platforms (where safe and possible at present).

  • Opportunity to work with Marlow on product development. 

  • Support and help from Marlow’s team of technical rope experts. 

Marlow Ropes will be looking for an Ambassador capable of providing the following: 

  • Image and video-based content including specific videos such as  

  • Kit reviews– what lines do you use and where do you use them 

  • Techniques, applications & manoeuvers – how are you using your Marlow lines

  • Performance upgrades – what lines and techniques do you use to get the most performance

  • Splicing tips or tricks 

  • Images to include action shots, ropes in use 

  • Social media mentions and tags

  • Case Study opportunities – do you/will you be using Marlow’s lines in a particular way that we could build a case study around

  • Feedback and testing opportunities on new product launches (where applicable) 

  • Sustainability in the Arb industry – insights and inputs into how this can be improved across the arb and rope industry.  Blue Ocean product range reviews

  • Testimonials / interviews either online or at events or shows (where applicable) 

  • Industry insights  - where is Marlow missing a trick? Including input on events and competitions that Marlow could potentially have a presence at
     

  • APPLICATION PROCESS: 

  • Applications will be open from 30th April 8am, closing on 31st May 2021. 

  • Applicants will need to send an email FAO emma.donovan@marlowropes.com with a completed application form, accompanied by a link to a video you have created, uploaded to YouTube or Vimeo which includes: 

  • An introduction about yourself and your arb career to date. Tell us your highlights. 

  • Why you want to be a Marlow Ambassador and what you would bring to the role? 

  • An example of a product review of any product you are currently using.  (This doesn’t have to be a Marlow product at this stage). 

Following the application closure date, applications will all be judged and reviewed.  A shortlist may be created depending on demand.  Shortlisted candidates will be invited to a video call interview to meet with Marlow representatives, if necessary. 

Following this, the Ambassador will be announced across website/social media and an agreement highlighting the benefits for each party will be sent out and signed. Branded collateral and kit will be sent out and depending on covid restrictions, the ambassador will be invited to visit Marlow for a factory tour depending on location (This is under review depending on covid regulations). 

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM