Counter Sales Representative

Sonepar USA

4.5

(39)

Centennial, CO

Why you should apply for a job to Sonepar USA:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 90% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 90% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Tuition assistance and professional development.
  • Adoption assistance, child care savings account and pet insurance.
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, and dental plans as well as free counseling services.
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    Job Summary

    Establishes or improves relationships with customers to better understand sales territory, schedules and customer needs by phone and customer visits. Interviews customers in order to determine the appropriate product desired either by phone or at the company facility and records information into computer for product delivery.

    Job Responsbiltiies:

    • Communicate with customers by phone or in person to receive orders for products.

    • Solicits sale of new or additional products.

    • Practices good interpersonal relations, using tact, courtesy, a positive attitude toward customers and co-workers, pleasant telephone etiquette, and a general attitude as a representative of goodwill on behalf of the company.

    • Liaison between the customer and QED departments, including credit purchasing, warehouse, outside sales and management.

    • Determines make, type, and quality of merchandise desired by being familiar with products sold in the department by use, vendor, location in warehouse, catalog and catalog number, other reference materials, and special selling points.

    • Identifies and uses appropriate company and/or customer pricing systems.

    • Make phone calls to regular and prospective customers to solicit orders.

    • Describes or demonstrates product, using samples or catalog, and emphasizes salable features.

    • Compiles lists of prospective customers for use as sales leads.

    • Provides oral and written quotations or estimates of prices, terms and delivery for standard, complex or non-standard merchandise.

    • Prepares cash or charge sales tickets with required identification, necessary information for customer, merchandise, price, and sales tax status for processing, shipment and delivery of merchandise in a timely manner. Follows up with any specific record-keeping requirements.

    • Estimates date of delivery to customer, based on knowledge of own firm's delivery schedules.

    • Purchases materials following approved purchasing procedures.

    • Reviews complaints concerning billing or products sold, referring complaints to designated departments for investigation and resolution.

    • Prepares correspondence and reports necessary for business transactions.

    • Recognize when special pricing is required, and provide competitive pricing.

    • Follow up on all quotations in an attempt to write the order, or receive input for use in future quotations.

    • Handles difficulties with customers with diplomacy and seeks assistance when needed, to resolve customer order problems and complaints promptly.

    • Acquires, uses and continuously develops personal technical knowledge of general and specialty merchandise items to assist customers and other company personnel.

    • Other responsibilities may be assigned.

    • Work Schedule: 6:00am - 2:30pm (Monday-Friday)

    Qualifications and Education Requirements:

    • Associate's degree (A. A.) and two to four years related experience and training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

    Knowledge, Skills and/or Abilities Required:

    • Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals and technical procedures.

    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from small groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.

    • Ability to perform math functions representative of the job such as; addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, decimals and metric scales; computing rate, ratio, and percentages and to draw and interpret bar graphs; calculating figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, and proportions.

    • Possess in depth knowledge of QED computer systems, Microsoft Office, etc.

    • Must be a team player and abide by QED's strong core values and beliefs.

    Associate Benefits:

    • Benefit eligibility after 30 days of employment including several company paid benefits

    • 401(k) eligibility with competitive company match

    • Access to wellness rewards, discount plans, paid parental leave and Employee Assistance Program (EAP) services

    • Vacation, Holidays, Personal/Sick Days, Jury Duty, Bereavement Days

    • Promotional opportunity

    • Work in a fast paced and innovative company, meeting passionate associates with diverse backgrounds and experiences

    Equal Employment Opportunity Statement
    Sonepar is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

    Sonepar and our family of brands are committed to the full inclusion of all qualified individuals. In keeping with our commitment, we will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if a reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please call 843-745-2420 or email [email protected] .

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    Why you should apply for a job to Sonepar USA:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 90% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 90% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Tuition assistance and professional development.
  • Adoption assistance, child care savings account and pet insurance.
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, and dental plans as well as free counseling services.