UNFI is looking for a Retail Field Rep to join the team supporting the Total Wine Account in Knoxville, TN! The Retail Field Rep will partner with their assigned customers to ensure they have the right products at the right time in the right placement.
Who We Are
Do you want to be a part of a mission that matters? UNFI is North America's Premier Food Wholesaler. We transform the world of food for our associates, customers, suppliers and the families we serve every day. With deeper full store selection and compelling brands for every aisle, built on an unmatched heritage in great food and fresh thinking. And smarter food solutions, from fulfillment to insights and beyond, that help entrepreneurs and major brands alike unlock their full potential and transform their businesses for the better. Better Food. Better Future.
We believe that:
Freedom of food choice matters.
Discovering what's next keeps us vital.
We're not afraid to get our hands dirty.
We're here to connect food, people and the planet.
New routes can take us anywhere.
Scale drives our ability to positively impact lives.
There is no limit to fresh ideas.
Sustainability is our responsibility.
A Bit about You:
You are a hard-working, eager to learn individual looking to build a career.
You have experience working in a retail setting and customer service.
You possess a valid drivers license and auto insurance.
You have an ability to set up displays, fixtures, shelving and products and are able to lift up to 40 pounds.
You are a resourceful team player.
You work with a sense of urgency and tenacity.
You have an ability to communicate & build strong relationships with others.
You are at least 21 years of age.
Your Professional DNA:
You wake up in the morning with a passion to make a difference.
You have a thirst for learning and constantly seek to enhance your capabilities.
You are looking to build a career in a fast-paced, growing industry.
You are passionate about giving back to your local community and doing your part to contribute to environmental sustainability.
Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Orders products that align with the needs of the customer. Follows through on customer product requests.
Displays store products, rotates stock and removes out of code product. Ensures the neat and orderly appearance of UNFI products.
Maintains effective business relationships with customers and arrives promptly at customer locations on assigned route for service. Responsible for product and/or delivery notification to customers.
Processes merchandise returns and issues credits according to company policy.
Assists in hanging shelf tags and promotional POS/POP materials and resets.
Sells promotional and sales programs as assigned.
Performs duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location. Keeps management informed of area activities and of any significant concerns.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status. UNFI is an EO employer M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.