Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits Sales Representative - Premier - Off Premise in Houston, Texas
The Sales Representative will be responsible for maximizing sales ofbrands represented by the company to retail customers in an assigned territory by direct contact, and prospecting new accounts. This person must be willing to execute sales plans and special promotions towards the achievement of predetermined sales goals. This rep will also service customers with special product deliveries on short notices, and other customer sales needs. Service of these customers may also include actual placement of temporary and permanent point of sale material within the retail account.
Solicits sales in assigned retail accounts to achieve sales objectives as well as evaluate new business opportunities
Insure the development of existing accounts within their territory
Develops and prospects new accounts that open in the assigned marketing area
Introduces new products, new promotions and provides additional marketing service to customers
Delivers product or other related merchandise when required
Analyzes information on competitive products, promotions, pricing and marketing policies
Handles all customer issues in a timely and efficient manner within Company guidelines
Ensure supplier distribution goals are met within territory
Work flexible hours which may include early morning, evenings and sometimes, weekends.
Extensive travel (70% - 85%) by automobile. Daily driving may involve driving distances of up to 200 miles.
Performs other related duties assigned
Manages Sales and account conditions via: Distribution, Displays, Warm Shelf, Cold Box, Pricing and POS.
Manages back stock between deliveries.
Two (2) years of adult beverage, product sales, hospitality experience.
Bachelor's degree required
This job requires the ability to secure and maintain a valid driver’s license and auto-liability insurance in accordance with state laws
Ability to secure and maintain a State Sales Permit in accordance with state laws and must be 21 years of age or older
Strong communication skills with good verbal, persuasion, and writing ability.
Basic Mathematical functions on pricing and percentages
Ability to frequently lift and/or move 30 to 40 pound cases, ability to occasionally lift and/or move 50-pound cases and stand for extended periods of time.
Primary Location:United States-Texas-Houston
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