Sysco Corp Marketing Associate in Greenville, South Carolina

Company: FreshPoint CharlotteLocation: US-SC-Greenville, US-SC-SpartanburgMinimum Level of Education: High School or EquivalentMinimum Years of Experience: 1Travel Percentage: Up to 75%

Please apply directly at: https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=FRESHPOINT&cws=1&rid=2247

General Purpose of the Position:

Maintain and increase market share in the Greenville/Spartanburg, SC region by satisfying customer needs and meeting management objectives.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain 2 new accounts monthly in assigned territory.

  • Identify customer needs and satisfy them profitably.

  • Maintain existing customer base through effective customer service skills.

  • Identify lost/split customers and inform manager.

  • Follow through with customer requests.

  • Maintain open communications with other Marketing Associates.

  • Introduce new items to customers.

  • Up-sell product in excess inventory.

  • Input orders into computer system when necessary.

  • Attend sales meetings as required.

  • Submit all required sales reports.

  • Create and submit daily SCORE reports

  • Create and submit weekly calendar

  • Adherence to attendance policy and work schedule.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required to perform the essential duties and responsibilities of this job.

  • General understanding of sales, distribution and warehousing procedures preferred.

  • Geographical knowledge of Greenville/Spartanburg region

  • One (1) year experience in a sales related position, preferably produce or food distribution desired.

  • Proven ability to communicate effectively in a positive manner, follow through on directions and organize effectively to satisfy the customers’ needs.

  • Good communication skills

  • Must be able to work with all levels within the organization

  • Maintain auto insurance limits within Sysco Pooling Requirements

  • Ability to work rotating Saturdays

  • Maintain acceptable MVR

Education and Experience:

  • High school degree or equivalent

Physical Requirements:

  • 80% travel.

  • Occasional bending, twisting, turning, climbing and lifting of 21-50 pounds delivering product to customers.

  • Continual driving.

Work Environment:

  • Personal vehicle

  • Works primarily outside of office driving to potential and current customer facilities.

  • Works inside warehouse and office as needed.

Please apply directly at: https://chp.tbe.taleo.net/chp04/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=FRESHPOINT&cws=1&rid=2247

For questions regarding the status of your application, please contact Carlton Brunson at 704-909-4206

or by email at: carlton.brunson@freshpoint.com

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the U.S. on a full-time basis without future employment sponsorship.

FreshPoint Charlotte is proud to be an EEO/AA employer - M/F/D/V.

This opportunity is available through FreshPoint Charlotte. This is not a Corporate position.

All hiring decisions will be made at the sole discretion of FreshPoint Charlotte.