Marketing Associate Trainee for London/Corbin/Middlesboro, KY area
|Benefits:||Full Benefits Package|
|Employment Type:||Full Time|
|Department:||Sales and Marketing|
|Description:||Sysco Knoxville is adding to its sales team and is looking for a Marketing Associate Trainee to work as a foodservice sales professional in the London/Corbin, KY area.|
Sysco is the nation's leading distributor in foodservices products. We provide our sales professionals with competitive compensation, a world class training program, state of the art distribution facility, business review resources including full time specialists and a professionally designed culinary center.
As a Marketing Associate Trainee you will be responsible for maximizing sales/profit and customer satisfaction. You must project the professional image of our company to existing, prospective and newly acquired customers.
|Duties:||•Plan sales calls and strategies to meet objectives. This would include keeping abreast of current market trends, ensuring maximum gross profit margins, entering and monitoring orders through data entry systems.|
•Collect accounts receivable from customers, deposit collections, communicate with Credit Department (regarding clearing customer and credit issues), and follow all guidelines contained in current Credit Policy and Procedures Manual.
•Provide menu analysis and produce menu revisions on Menu Pro for the customer,
•Build rapport and customer confidence in Sysco representatives and the company, and
•Communicate with and utilize all internal support systems, people and technology to satisfy the customer. (I.e. phone mail messages are picked up and returned promptly, develop an effective relationship with drivers in the respective territories, use of e-mail etc.).
|Qualifications:||•High School Diploma or GED Equivalent required. |
•Excellent interpersonal skills,
•Strong planning and organizing skills,
•Previous experience in foodservice sales with a proven track record of results,
•Ability to identify and solve problems,
•Computer proficient (including knowledge of Microsoft office Products and Menu Pro),
•Must possess a valid driver’s license and adequate car insurance (both verified periodically).
•Foodservice background required
•Candiates must have no more than 3 jobs in the last 5 years.
Candidates will live in/aroundLondon/Corbin/Middlesboro, KY area. Relocation is not available.
**Only Qualified Candidates Should Apply**
**Only online applications are accepted**
Sysco Knoxville is a TN Certified Drug Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA/M/F/V/D
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