Position: Sales Representative
Company: Kraft Foods
Job Location(s): Louisville, KY
Start Date: As soon as possible
Employment Term: Regular
Employment Type: Full Time
Required Education: Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience: 2 to 20+ years
Required Security Clearance: None
Related Categories: Sales - Representatives/Service
Kraft Foods Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: KRFT) is one of North America's largest consumer packaged food and beverage companies, with annual revenues of more than $18 billion. With the spirit of a startup and the soul of a powerhouse, Kraft has an unrivaled portfolio of products in the beverages, cheese, refrigerated meals and grocery categories. Its iconic brands include Kraft, Maxwell House, Oscar Mayer, Philadelphia, Planters, Velveeta, Capri Sun, JELL-O and Lunchables. Kraft's 23,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada have a passion for making the foods and beverages people love. Kraft Foods Group is a member of the Standard & Poor's 500 and the NASDAQ-100 indices.
Kraft Foods is looking for a Foodservice Sales Representative responsible for sales to Foodservice consuming accounts and chain compliance in and around the Louisville market. Position is responsible for sales to Foodservice consuming accounts and chain compliance; selling, promoting, merchandising, and implementing programs which affect the sale of the North American Foodservice Division product line across a broad line of foodservice segments. The successful candidate will be motivated, goal oriented, and will have experience in building sales relationships through sustained work ethic and customer service.
•Bachelor's degree required
•Two or more years of Foodservice industry sales or equivalent sales experience
•Excellent planning, oral and written communication skills
•Ability to quickly grasp new concepts and technology
•Willingness to learn about the industry
•Strong interpersonal skills
•Ability to act as business advisor to customers
•Problem solving skills
•Ability to work independently
•Valid driver's license with a good driving record
•Travel required 25%
Kraft Foods is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Kraft recruits qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, age, ethnic or national origin, veteran status, physical or mental disability, genetic information, sexual orientation or preference, gender identity, marital status or citizenship status.
Kraft Foods Group is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer.
Kraft provides reasonable accommodation for individuals protected by Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Vietnam Era Veterans' Readjustment Assistance Act of 1974, and Title I of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Applicants who need accommodation in the job application process should contact 847-646-6044 to request assistance.
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Posted on Thu, January 9, 2014
by Kyle Becknell