Foodservice Sales Representative (Dallas, TX)

Joining King's Hawaiian makes you part of our `ohana (family). We are a family-owned business for over seventy years, respecting our roots while thinking about our future as we continue to grow and care for our customers and the communities we serve. Our `ohana members build an environment of inclusivity as they freely collaborate, pursue learning through curiosity, and explore innovation as critical thinkers. Beyond that, we are also passionate about supporting the long-term health and well-being of our employees and their families. If you're excited to rise with our team, come and join our `ohana!

Reporting to the Foodservice - Team Lead, the Foodservice Sales Representative is responsible for selling King's Hawaiian products in the Foodservice Channel; including, local and regional restaurants, hotels, college & universities, business & industry, among others.

Job Requirements:

  • Running and Developing the Foodservice Business in a specified Territory
  • Executing business plans through fact-based selling techniques and outstanding communication techniques
  • Selling to Commercial and Non-Commercial segments
  • Preparing and executing annual sales plan for territory
  • Forecasting of sales for territory on existing and new products and promotions on a monthly basis in Trade Promotion Management System
  • Gaining distribution of products in Broadline Foodservice
  • Traveling within geographical territory to call on Distributors and Operators
  • Communicating / Training Distributor Sales Force on Product Features and Benefits
  • Partnering with Key Distributors to sell strategic opportunity accounts
  • Leading all aspects of and reporting back competitor activity and/or products
  • Leading and Executing Distributor Marketing Programs
  • Handling all territory Operator Agreements
  • Attending Regional and National Food Shows

Skills/Experience:

  • Highly effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience preferred
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Self-motivated with demonstration of being a standout colleague
  • Ability to strive in a very fast pace environment
  • Proven track record to seek and communicate across departments
  • Proficient in MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule including early mornings, evenings and/or weekends
  • Must have own car with current license, registration and insurance
  • Prefer someone located in the Dallas, TX area

King's Hawaiian is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for our ohana.


Category

Sales Representatives, Wholesale and Manufacturing, Except Technical and Scientific Products


Education

Bachelor's Degree


Job type

Full time

Company
King's Hawaiian
Posted
08/28/2021
Location
Torrance, CA 90501, US