Retail Development Representative

Specialty & Gourmet Food Distributor - West, ON (30+ days ago)

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Retail Development Representative – Southwestern Ontario Area
CPG Food (Part-Time 3 days a week)

Star Marketing is a proudly Canadian, full-service grocery distributor based and operating for over 40 years in Western Canada. We distribute to all classes of grocery trade, from major grocery chains, independent grocery stores, and mass merchandisers. We take great pride in growing brands we represent and in the value, we bring to the retailers we distribute to. We believe in transparency, collaboration, passion, and professionalism at all levels of our business.

We are currently recruiting candidates for a Retail Development Representative role based in the Kitchener – Waterloo (K-W) through Hamilton. With excellent communication & problem-solving skills and successful track record to develop, represent, and promote our brands within Grocery and Independent food retailer stores of the Southwestern Ontario.

The successful candidate will have relevant sales experience, thrive in a fast-paced environment, showcase professionalism in all communications, and be dedicated to growing the brands we represent within her/his assigned territory. Prior account relationships are an asset but not mandatory. The candidate must speak fluent English, be proficient with Apple devices such as iPad, and must be able to adjust work schedules to those of her/his clients.

The candidate must own a valid driver’s license and a car along with a clean driving record.

Compensation

- Competitive Base salary + Development & Sales incentives

- Kilometers allowance

- Cell phone allowance

Summary of Required Experience, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated organizational & time management skills
  • Solid oral presentation & communication skills are required
  • Consumer Packaged Goods experience is preferred but will train right candidate
  • Demonstrated proficiency in Apple devices. Knowledge of Microsoft Office is an asset.
  • Must be able to perform the physical aspects of the job involved
  • Possess a valid driver's license and own vehicle, along with a clean driving record.

Only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Types: Part-time, Permanent

Salary: $27,500.00 to $29,500.00 /year

Experience:

  • Retail Management: 1 year (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • Temporarily due to COVID-19