Partner with assigned customers to provide quality service efficiently while achieving maximum sales and keeping cost controlled.
Job Responsibilities and Accountabilities:
Develop and implement action plans to team members with assistance from the Supervisor and/or Account Manager on merchandising projects.
Timely travel from account to account for new store openings, resets, stocking and rotating product. Overnight stays may be required based on customer needs.
Responsible for maintaining effective business relationships between customers, merchandisers and account managers.
Review and process recaps of all activities and send to Account Manager upon completion of projects.
Assist with promotional presentations and sales programs as assigned by the Account Manager.
Ability to read, understand and implement store specific plan-o-grams along with being creative when plan-o-grams are not available.
Responsible for effectively displaying store products within deadlines and budget.
Process merchandise returns and issue credits according to company policy.
Ensure the neat and orderly appearance of UNFI products.
Follow through on customer product requests.
Responsible for interpreting, facilitating and completing internal reports.
Keep management informed of area activities and of any significant concerns.
High school graduate or equivalent related experience.
Valid driver's license necessary. Auto insurance levels that meet UNFI requirements.
Prior customer service experience in a retail setting.
Working Knowledge of Word and Excel. Basic math skills.
Excellent customer service and communication skills.
Time management skills and attention to detail.
Ability to work independently.
Ability to get in and out of car multiple times per day, driving to and from accounts safely in city, rural and expressway conditions.
Ability to set up displays, fixtures, shelving and products; ability tolerate exposure to store and warehouse conditions including wide variances in temperature, dust and dirt.
Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. UNFI is an Equal Opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive and respectful environment for all. - M/F/Veteran/Disability. VEVRAA Federal Contractor.