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Careers @ Carrot-Top Industries

If you desire a career opportunity with a fast-paced, direct marketing organization with over a quarter century of business success, Carrot-Top Industries may have the opportunity for you! Carrot-Top Industries is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits. 

Carrot-Top Industries supplies patriotic, special event, and custom products to a variety of customers including governments, schools, businesses, and the military. We have been in business for over 30 years, and are located in Hillsborough, just minutes from Durham and Chapel Hill. Although we are a well-established company, we are still small enough to offer a very friendly and casual work environment with opportunity to learn and grow. 

Temporary Marketing Content Writer (Hillsborough, NC)

 Carrot-Top Industries is looking to add a temporary, entry level position in the E-commerce Marketing department that will require a 40 hour work week. The primary focus of this position is to write content for our website, under the direction of our Content Writer. As a content writer, you will write content that engages and educates readers about the products and services that Carrot-Top offers. You will follow and reinforce Carrot-Top’s voice and style by writing category and product descriptions to enhance our website.

 Job Responsibilities:

  • Research and write product descriptions for the web following SEO guidelines.
  • Produce website content to improve sales.
  • Reinforce Carrot-Top’s content style


  • Strong, concise and creative web writer
  • Associate’s Degree or higher
  • Great communication, organization and time management skills
  • Team player, independent, self-motivated and creative personality 


When applying with your resume please include your salary requirements.

Only local candidates will be considered for the position.

Please apply to [email protected]

Full Time Graphic Designer (Hillsborough)

Job Summary:

Many customers come to Carrot-Top to get custom designs on flags, banners, and a wide variety of other products. In this full-time Graphic Artist position you will primarily be assisting those customers by converting their low-resolution art files to a vector format suitable for printing. Some customers do not have any existing artwork, so you would also need to create brand new designs based on customer needs. In addition to customer jobs, you will also assist the marking department with a variety of projects for both print and web. A positive attitude and the ability to work under tight deadlines is a must. 


  • Adobe Illustrator (Intermediate to Advanced skill required)
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Great attention to detail, layout skills and creativity
  • Experience on a MAC platform.
  • A minimum of an Associate's Degree in Graphic Design or related field is required. 
  • 2-4 years of work experience in the graphic design field preferred.
  • Knowledge of CSS, HTML and Dreamweaver is a plus, but is not required.  


When applying with your resume please include your salary requirements and a link to your online portfolio or PDF examples of your work.

Position reports to Creative Manager.

Only local candidates will be considered for the position.

Please submit your resume to  [email protected]

Outbound Sales Associate (Hillsborough, NC)

Goals and Objectives:

  • Build and maintain quality relationships with your customers 
  • Answer general questions and recommend products to best fit the customers' needs.
  • Engage in conversations about product use and upcoming events
  • Understand the customers' planning and buying cycles
  • Increase customers overall sales
  • Understand different customer groups and their product needs


  • Customer retention and inside sales
  • Process phone, mail, and fax quotes and orders
  • Update customer information and create new contacts
  • PO follow-ups and acknowledgements
  • Follow-up with customers to ensure orders were received and in good condition
  • Offer product solutions to meet customers' expectations and needs
  • Provide product knowledge to customers
  • Offer new products to customers (outside of the items they are currently purchasing)


  • High school diploma/GED required; College Degree preferred
  • Experience in a sales, telemarketing, customer care, high-volume retail, or call center position
  • Computer Skills (Intermediate)
  • Phone Skills (Intermediate)


Position reports to Marketing Manager

Only local candidates will be considered for the position.

Please submit your resume to [email protected]

The following other Corporate Opportunities may be available:

  • Inbound Contact Center Agent  (Call Center)
  • Distribution
  • Finance & Accounting
  • Human Resources
  • Information Systems
  • Marketing
  • Merchandising
  • Outbound Telemarketing
  • Outside Territory Sales

Our Corporate Offices are headquartered in Hillsborough, NC

Candidates should forward resumes to the Human Resources office at:

Carrot-Top Industries, Inc.
PO Box 820
Hillsborough, NC 27278
ATTN: Human Resources
Fax: 919.732.5526
email: [email protected]