Sales Assistant

Tolko Industries - Vernon, BC (30+ days ago)

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12 Month Temporary Assignment
Vernon, BC
Reporting to the Team Lead, OSB Customer Service, the Sales Assistant is responsible for providing administrative and customer support for the members of the OSB Sales and Customer Service Team. This position is accountable for the administration of all contract and allocation sales including order entry, tally and destination revisions and pricing. They will also assist with the management of reloads and consignment programs to ensure inventory turn targets are achieved.

Post-secondary education in business or related field preferred
2 years’ experience in a Sales Assistant or Customer Service role
Excellent organizational, interpersonal and time management skills
Must be able to operate efficiently in a fast paced team environment while providing superior customer service
Working knowledge of MAS and/or Dynamics AX will be considered an asset
Above average oral and written communication skills are essential
Strong computer skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office is a must
Knowledge of the forest industry and experience working in a sales environment would be a definite asset

About Tolko:
With state-of-the-art operations across Western Canada, Tolko is a leading manufacturer of a wide range of forest products for customers around the world. For over 60 years, our family-owned company has been recognized by our customers and business partners for being reliable, flexible, efficient and offering quality products. With the third generation of family leadership, we’re continuing that legacy today in our mills throughout Western Canada and joint ventures in the Southern United States.

At Tolko, our values, vision and mission aren’t just what we believe. They’re how we work, live and serve our customers every day. Fundamental to our success is a committed workforce that thrives on change, building relationships, and a drive toward excellence.

We are committed to the well-being of future generations through responsible operational and environmental performance. This commitment applies to all aspects of our business. We hold third-party certification on the forestlands that we sustainably manage in BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan. And, through our community investment strategy we strive to play an active and constructive role in the communities where we live and work. Whether we’re providing jobs, volunteering or giving through donations, we work to make our communities stronger and more vibrant through active participation.

When you join Tolko, you’re saying yes to a company that has been built on integrity, respect, and by providing employees with the inclusive environment, support and opportunity they need to make great things and build great lives.

We’re more than an industry leader. We’re the place where you succeed as our most valuable resource

We Offer:
An unyielding commitment to your personal safety
Competitive pay and exceptional benefits
The opportunity to work with the best and brightest in the industry
Diverse opportunities
An open, innovative culture
A positive, dynamic work environment
Technical and leadership training to ensure you work successfully and safely
The chance to live (and play) where you work
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A Career With Tolko Is More Than A Job

It’s pride in what you do. It’s making a difference every single day, working side by side with people you respect.

Explore our opportunities, submit your application, and join a company that works for you, your family, and your community!

If this position sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications will be accepted at until April 8, 2019.

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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