National Accounts Sales Assistant

Bunzl Distribution Elk Grove Village , IL 60009

Posted 6 months ago

This position is responsible for inputting and consolidating sales data for new and existing National Accounts. Successful employees in this job will establish a good rapport with the branches, trouble-shoot potential problems and rectify existing problems, and maintain good customer relationships. This position works directly with the R3 Accounts Manager.

Responsibilities:

  • Process, review, and monitor various sales reports for National Accounts

  • Create memos and letters to effectively communicate critical information to the branches and customers

  • Prepare and analyze monthly Sales Analysis Reports

  • Maintain order guides and master product files for selected customers

  • Communicate any price changes to the branches and maintain price files for selected customers

  • Utilize the AS400 System to download and acquire essential customer specific information

  • Work and correspond with manufactures as the need arises

  • Consistently evaluate work and determine if further steps are needed to meet customer expectations

  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of all policies and procedures

  • Will require periodic attendance at outside meetings at customer locations

  • Special projects as assigned

Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent, Bachelor's degree preferred

  • A minimum of 2 years sales assistant experience or related customer service experience preferred

  • Must be proficient in Windows (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, Outlook etc.); AS400 knowledge preferable

  • Ability to be flexible in order to perform duties including re-prioritizing work as necessary

  • Demonstrate sound judgement by taking appropriate actions regarding questionable findings or concerns

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Must posses strong planning, organizational, and time management skills

  • Excellent ability to problem solve and deal with a variety of concrete variables

  • Must be self motivated and able to follow direction and ability to work independently or as a team

So, what are you waiting for? A new career awaits you with endless opportunities.

Bunzl is a global leader in the Cleaning & Hygiene, Food Processing, Grocery, Health Care, Non-Food Retail, and Safety industries. We have grown both organically and through acquisitions to sales in excess of $10 billion. Bunzl North America is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri. Bunzl North America owns and operates more than 100 warehouses and serves all 50 states, Puerto Rico, Canada and parts of the Caribbean and Mexico. With more than 5,000 employees and 400,000 plus supplies, Bunzl is regarded as a leading supplier in North America.

Bunzl Distribution offers competitive salaries, a comfortable work environment, and a full range of benefits including a 401k with a company match.

Bunzl Distribution has a tradition of commitment to equal employment opportunity. It is the established policy to attract and retain the best qualified people without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex/gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, age, disability or veteran status as provided by law.


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