Office Depot Itasca , IL 60143
The Specialist, Furniture is responsible for all activities that support small transactional and special order furniture opportunities.
This position will support small projects and will span all activities of supporting the sale (i.e. product selection, product specification, applying appropriate discounting, preparing proposals, order entry, order management, and assist in punch list resolution).
This position will work very closely with the Office Depot General Lines Sellers and will be customer facing to work independently directly with customers to ensure the customer's needs are meet. This position may also support large annuity office products accounts that drive high volume-small furniture transactions.
This position has latitude for independent judgment on product selections, product specification, product pricing within defined guidelines, and is skilled in furniture proficiency.
Organizational and time management skills with the ability to prioritize activities, determine the right tactics, and select appropriate product solutions.
Ability to take-action or complete tasks without prompting and effectively communicate the results or actions taken to internal or external customers in a timely manner.
Must be able to maintain constructive relationships when faced with difficult internal and external customers and under time constraints.
Must remain flexible and open to change due to changing internal processes, multiple projects, and varying customer demands while preventing issues/distractions from interfering with work deadlines or deliverables.
Ability to read architectural blueprints/drawings and understand furniture layout or space planning.
Ability to support business opportunities remotely
Analytical and problem-solving skills
Written and verbal communication skills.
Pay, Benefits and Work Schedule:
Office Depot and Office Max offers competitive salaries, a benefits package, which includes a 401(k) and more, along with plenty of opportunity to move and grow within our organization! For immediate consideration for this exciting position, please click the Apply Now button.
Equal Employment Opportunity:
Office Depot and Office Max is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in all employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.