This is a part-time role – 24 hours/week (3 days) - for the Mars Wrigley Segment
Retail Representative – Courtenay/Comox & Campbell River
The Retail Representative within an assigned territory and is responsible for assigned customers. The key responsibilities are building relationships, selling, distribution and merchandising.
What are we looking for?
Able to use company standardized software including SFA and Outlook
Good communication and presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to merchandise products in a variety of outlets
Good written and verbal communication and one-on-one presentation skills
Demonstrated self-motivation with the ability to execute a distribution/display plan with limited supervision
Ability to lift product (maximum lifting requirement 50 pounds)
Ability to drive approximately 100 km daily while making sales calls
Ability to sustain repeated movement which includes but is not limited to in and out of car movement, bending, leaning, reaching, pushing, pulling and grasping motions
Ability to use hand tools like , wrenches and screw drivers to assemble displays
What would be your key responsibilities?
Responsible for suggesting order and selling presentation programs to customers.
Presenting and selling booking sheets to stores.
Refilling of merchandiser fixtures, as well as working with the customer to secure secondary space for building of display
Utilize POS for effective merchandising and pricing
Proper territory management through customer coverage that involves efficient and effective use of time and resources.
What can you expect from Mars?
Chance to work on world-renowned brands such as Snickers, Skittles & ExcelwithinMars, Inc.â€‹
An industry competitive salary
Opportunity to work with some of Canada's largest retailers.
The opportunity to learn and develop, taking charge of your own career across Mars.
Mars is a family-owned business with more than $35 billion in global sales. We produce some of the world’s best-loved brands: M&M’sÂ®, SNICKERSÂ®, TWIXÂ®, MILKY WAYÂ®, DOVEÂ®, PEDIGREEÂ®, ROYAL CANINÂ®, WHISKASÂ®, EXTRAÂ®, ORBITÂ®, 5â„¢, SKITTLESÂ®, UNCLE BEN’SÂ®, MARS DRINKS and COCOAVIAÂ®. Alongside our consumer brands, we proudly take care of half of the world’s pets through our nutrition, health and services businesses such as Banfield Pet Hospitalsâ„¢, BluePearlÂ®, Linnaeus, AniCura, VCAâ„¢ and Pet Partnersâ„¢.Headquartered in McLean, VA, Mars operates in more than 80 countries. The Mars Five Principles – Quality, Responsibility, Mutuality, Efficiency and Freedom – inspire our 125,000 Associates into taking action every day towards creating the world we want tomorrow.