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Merchandiser (Entry-Level Sales)

Supreme Beverage Company Huntsville, AL
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $11 to $12 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

The Merchandiser stimulates sales and provides efficient movement of product by servicing each assigned customer account; merchandising, rotating and organizing product as needed. The schedule for this position is generally Monday-Friday with a start time of approximately 6AM. Each merchandiser is currently included in a weekend rotation to provide extra merchandising to high volume accounts that deplete quickly on Saturday & Sunday. This assignment allows for employees to get extra hours approximately once a month. Personal car is used for travel between accounts at a rate of $0.38/business mile.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Knows, understands, and abides by applicable State and Federal regulations and company policies. Is attentive to safety and ethical standards in carrying out work activities, including ensuring that personal vehicle meets standards for daily business use, is properly maintained and operated in a safe and courteous manner.
  2. Demonstrates commitment to customer satisfaction by presenting a friendly and helpful demeanor while interacting with customers and fellow SBC colleagues. Builds, replenishes and services displays in assigned locations, using SBC merchandising standards.
  3. Promptly and courteously responds to customer issues, identifying and implementing reasonable solutions. Works proactively to avoid repeat issues. Alerts/advises SBC sales team members of customer concerns, including equipment failures, display alterations or removals, unusual amounts of damaged products, etc.
  4. Organizes SBC product areas in customer storage area(s), helping to maintain a clean and safe storage location. Stocks/re-stocks cold box(es), hot shelf and displays in customer locations. Breaks down and removes boxes in accordance with customer requirements.
  5. Displays a positive and cooperative team spirit, providing encouragement to fellow SBC colleagues, supporting team decisions, assisting as work responsibilities allow, and actively participating in team efforts to improve and maintain customer satisfaction.
  6. Performs other related duties as assigned.
  7. Demonstrates punctuality and dependability in daily work, customer interactions and sales meetings.
  8. Displays the SBC values of Integrity, Ownership, Collaboration, and Service in all interactions with customers, co-workers, supervisors and in work-related public settings.

Qualifications

Education

Ability to read, write and speak English at a level associated with high school graduation or equivalent required.

Experience

No directly related experience required.

Skills

Effective communication and positive interaction skills

Strong time management and organization skills

Ability to be coached and to incorporate feedback

Proficiency in computer and digital (“smart” phone/tablet) applications

Professional appearance and demeanor

License/Certification

Valid Alabama driving license with acceptable driving record

Properly licensed, registered, and maintained personal vehicle, with approved levels of current insurance coverage

Physical Requirements

Position involves ability to drive personal vehicle to assigned customer sites (entering/exiting vehicle throughout the work day); speak with customers and co-workers; inspect product displays; use hand truck and pallet jack to move quantities of product or displays up to 100 lbs., lift, carry, position products (up to 30 lbs.); use mobile telephone and tablet applications. Work is generally performed in customer storage areas and sales floor areas during weekday hours, but may vary according to customer demands. Work is provided during all seasons and in all types of weather conditions.

***All qualified applicants will be required to complete a pre-employment drug screen.***

SBC IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.

Supreme Beverage Company

As a third-generation, family owned and operated, beverage distributor, Supreme Beverage Company, Inc., has been building our beer brands and providing a high level of service to the retailers of north central Alabama since Joseph B. Schilleci, Sr., founded the company in 1946. We continually strive to fulfill our vision statement: To be the market leader in high-value service to our customers and the community by investing in our people and honoring our values of integrity, ownership, collaboration, and service to others. Our business is both built on and driven by our team of passionate employees who work tirelessly to distribute the diverse beverage portfolios of our supplier partners across the North Alabama. Headquartered in Tanner, AL, we proudly service our market area out of three distribution facilities. Supreme Beverage Company is looking to foster relationships with individuals who are interested in careers in the beverage distribution industry. As the company grows and current employees advance, we have opportunities from entry level through management. Please review our current openings and feel free to apply for this as well as future opportunities.

Address

5860 Endeavor Way, Tanner, AL 35671
Huntsville, AL
USA

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