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Food Service Specialist

Leitchfield, Kentucky; Job Reference ID: FOODS04539
Company Description:

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Accountable for meeting or exceeding sales plan with targeted gross margins.
  • Growing territory market share through account solicitation.
  • Strategic category sales growth (Foodservice, Fresh Categories).
  • Educating customers on category management trends and opportunities.
  • Active participation and involvement with sales meetings, conferences and trade shows.
  • Works with all departments to ensure that administrative tasks are handled properly.
  • Achievement of goals for Corporate Marketing Programs.
  • Build “partner” business relationship with all accounts.
  • Planning and scheduling customer meetings with Territory Managers and Sales Reps.
  • Assist in performing program analysis and opportunity analysis on existing and potential customers.
  • Review Competitive issues including programs and pricing strategies.
  • Become a category expert on Foodservice and Fresh commodities.
  • Educate customers and sales team on programs and training programs.

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

IND KY

Qualifications

Education

Required

High School or better.

Experience

Required

3- 5 Years Sales Experience