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Position: Sales Representative 
Company: Earth Distributors
Location: Calgary, Alberta

Environmentally Friendly Products…Environmentally Responsible Company. Come be part of the future…

Are you looking for a truly green company that cares about making a difference, wants to help customers reduce their environmental footprint and leave a green legacy for the future? Do you want flexibility and autonomy in your career, enjoy the entrepreneurial spirit, privately owned and operated companies, being part of the decision making process and have a desire to do something meaningful? Then come be our sales representative at Earth Distributors.

The Company:

Earth Distributors supplies environmentally friendly food service ware and packaging. All of our products are made from plants. We do not carry any plastic or foam items, all items are non-toxic, have a reduced footprint, and everything is 100% compostable.

Our goal is to help customers reduce their environmental footprint and to leave a green legacy for the future. This is done through our environmentally friendly products and our Back To Earth program. A portion of every case sold is committed to Back To Earth and these funds are donated annually to environmental programs and charities.

The Position:

We are looking to hire an enthusiastic and driven Sales Representative who is able to generate their own leads, drive sales and deliver a fantastic client experience.

To be successful as a Sales Representative, you should be curious, earnest, entrepreneurial, persistent, persuasive and have excellent negotiation skills. Ultimately, an exceptional Sales Representative should be driven, self motivated and able to demonstrate effective communication and customer service skills to continually meet or exceed new and recurring sales targets and deliver on our customer’s needs.

The Sales Representative's responsibilities include: identifying, researching and making first cold contact with future customers, informing potential and existing customers of our product and company features and benefits in person or via telephone. You should also be able to create as well as present compelling, persuasive and irresistible offers for our current and future customers to engage with us for years to come.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifying, researching and making first cold contact. This includes cold calling.
  • Building and sustaining long-lasting relationships with new and existing customers.
  • Conduct face-to-face meetings with existing and potential customers.
  • Continually meeting or exceeding sales targets by selling company products to new and existing customers.
  • Maintaining an accurate record of all activity such as; leads, customer accounts, future/current client communication in our CRM system.
  • Be aware of competitors' products and pricing as well as market conditions.
  • Keeping abreast of the latest industry developments by attending meetings, training workshops, and industry events.
  • Strategically negotiating with potential and existing customers to close sales.

Requirements...

  • Fearlessness, Honestly, Curiosity and Integrity
  • Driven and Self Motivated
  • Organized
  • Strong consultative sales skill.
  • Effective communication and negotiation skill.
  • Exceptional customer service skill.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • This role requires ones own reliable transportation for various customer visits either scheduled or ad hoc.
  • A real interest in being socially and environmentally responsible and making a difference.

Nice to have but not required... (training provided) 

  • Familiarity and experience with Customer Relationship Management (CRM) software, general computer skills and social media skills are beneficial.
  • Experience in Mac computers and software.

The Location:

We are located in Calgary Alberta Canada and serve customers across the country. Currently you will be required to work from your home office. Some travel outside the city will be required.

Thank you for reviewing our role posting. We are looking forward to speaking with you.

Application:

Interested applicants are invited to submit a cover letter and resume to info@earthdistributors.com . Please indicate you saw this posting at GoodWork.

We thank all applicants who have shown interest in this position and Earth Distributors, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

For questions please email Quinn, info@earthdistributors.com or call 403 220 0187.

Those selected for an interview will be required to present in detail how and what their daily activity and objectives would be in the first 90 days of the trial period. 

Compensation:

Compensation is negotiable and based on experience and deemed fit for the position.


 

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Current status: Open/apply now.   Date posted: Sep 24 2021    ID: 60944