UNFI Field Sales Rep- Chicago, IL - 17007-935 in Chicago, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6282829 POSITION PURPOSEn: n

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Partner with assigned customers to ensure they have the right products at the right time in the right placement.

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+ Order products that aligns with the needs of the customer.



+ Responsible for effectively displaying store products.



+ Responsible for maintaining effective business relationships with customers.



+ Responsible for arriving promptly at customer locations on assigned route for service.



+ Responsible for rotating stock and removing out of code product.



+ Process merchandise returns and issue credits according to company policy.



+ Ensure the neat and orderly appearance of UNFI products.



+ Responsible for product and/or delivery notification to customers.



+ Assist in hanging shelf tags and promotional POS/POP materials and resets.



+ Sell promotional and sales programs as assigned.



+ Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location.



+ Follow through on customer product requests.



+ Keep management informed of area activities and of any significant concerns.



+ Attend meetings as required.



+ Provides backup for other field sales representatives when needed.



+ Performs other duties as assigned.





Required Skills

QUALIFICATIONSn: n

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+ High school graduate or equivalent related experience



+ Valid driver's license necessary



+ Auto insurance levels that meet UNFI requirements





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+ Prior customer service experience in a retail setting



+ System Implementation preferred





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+ Excellent customer service skills



+ Good communication skills



+ Time management skills and attention to detail



+ Basic math abilities



+ Ability to work independently





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+ Ability to get in and out of car multiple times per day



+ Drive to and from accounts safely in city, rural and expressway conditions



+ Ability to set up displays, fixtures, shelving and products



+ Able to tolerate exposure to store and warehouse conditions including wide variances in temperature, dust and dirt



+ Ability to lift up to 40 lbs





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Job Location

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular