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About the job
Responsible for the growth and margin increase in the paper and disposables, cups and lids and Non-Foods item classes for various OpCo’s. Responsible for the product education and sales training of our Account Executives, Customer Service and Sales Management in the field as it relates to these products. Responsible for the evaluation of inventory for this item class to ensure that each OpCo has the proper mix of products for customer’s needs and ease of selling for the sales staff. Communicate to and with our suppliers and assist in implementing programs for the mutual benefit of both PFG segment and supplier. Functions as a team member within the department and organization, as required, and perform any duty assigned to best serve the company.
Responsible for growing sales and increasing gross profit margins in the item classes described above.
Works closely with the Non-Foods Merchandising Manager(s), and within the parameters of the Corporate administered purchasing programs, including earned income programs.
Minimizing the cost of goods with manufacturers and suppliers through assisting in negotiations.
Provide Merchandising support to sales by assisting in preparing bids, providing product training and information, and recommending pricing strategies and planning promotions.
Design training aids to assist in the education of our Account Executives (AE), Customer Service Representatives and Merchandise Managers.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
High School Diploma/GED or Equivalent Experience
1 – 3 years of experience in non-foods, (disposables and smallwares), sales and / or purchasing in the foodservice industry.
Company: Performance Foodservice
Vacancy Type: Full-time · Entry level
Job Location: Gilroy, CA
Application Deadline: N/A