Union Beer Sales Support/Assistant - Northwest Wisconsin in Superior, Wisconsin
Beechwood Sales & Service, a craft and import beer distributor has an excellent opportunity in our Merchandising Department for Northwest Wisconsin. We are currently looking to fill a full-time Beverage Sales Support/Store Merchandiser in the areas of Superior, Minong, Grantsburg and Siren. This position is a hands-on, entry level role that will provide you valuable knowledge and experience in the beverage and distribution industry. This individual is responsible for following a route in their personal vehicle (mileage reimbursed) to facilitate breakdown and restocking of deliveries, building displays, and rotating product in our retail accounts. This person will also clean draught lines in the respective area. Sales Assistants are developed and mentored to become familiar with the various roles of sales & operations within our growing company. We are looking for an energetic individual with a strong work ethic and a strong sense of responsibility to join and contribute to our team.
Beechwood has been recognized as a Top Workplace in Southeast Wisconsin for seven years. You have a chance to work with talented people in a collaborative environment and we provide top-notch benefits including health insurance, 401(k) with a company match, and much more. To learn more about us please visit our website at https://sheehanfamilycompanies.com
We like to consider ourselves as the "beer half-full" kind of people. Apply today to learn more!
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
Promote and effectively Merchandise our award-winning Craft, Import, Seltzer, and Spirits portfolio.
Regularly support current local Sales Team members in stocking, promoting, and all other needed duties to effectively sell our vast portfolio.
Develop and maintain effective customer relations to promote the good will of the company
Learn to assist in Draught Line Cleaning at key area Taverns and Restaurants
Ensure that all product is rotated and proper codes maintained to ensure product freshness
Execute brand displays and placement of brand promotion materials at key accounts as indicated by your Fellow Sales Team members
Maintain a regular support schedule of weekly appointments with accounts in assigned area
Support promotions in accounts as directed by Area Sales Manager
Other duties as assigned
Bachelor’s degree with a preferred emphasis in a business or marketing related field or equivalent experience
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Ability and willingness to work independently and as part of a team
Enthusiastic, high energy, and self-motivated individual with a desire to succeed
Superior organization skills with ability to prioritize, multi-task, and meet deadlines
Knowledge of legal requirements regarding the sale and the delivery of alcoholic beverages
Sales and customer service experience required
Must be able to lift, move and place cases of product weighing up to 50 pounds on a repetitive basis
Eligible for 401(k) after 90 days with a company match and profit sharing. Paid vacation and sick time benefits. Mileage reimbursement. Wellness and cell phone discounts available. Beechwood Sales & Service has been recognized as a Top Workplace in Southeast Wisconsin for the past seven years in a row.