Food Service Sales Representative
Food Service Sales
Experienced
PCF - Kent - Kent, WA
Full time
High School
Undisclosed
Up to 25%
Day shift
Sales
retail sales

We take pride in being a consistent, reliable solution for our customers.  Consistently profitable with a talented and stable leadership team, our company is seeking an experienced and creative Food Service Sales Team Member in Kent, Washington to help take our Food Service business to the next level. 

What you’ll do…..

  • Achieve sales objectives consistent with company volume and profit targets, while offering the highest level of customer service, teamwork and integrity
  • Work with sales manager to create sales strategy and forecast
  • Conduct prospecting on phone and in person necessary to fill pipeline with qualified leads
  • Resolve customer concerns by investigating problems, developing solutions, and making recommendations
  • Assist transportation department in managing service levels and customer expectations
  • Perform work at a level which promotes a positive image of Pacific Coast Fruit Company within the organization and the marketplace
  • Understand and capitalize on market conditions
  • Negotiate commodity programs with buyers and customers
  • Strategically manage price lists

What we look for…

  • High School diploma or GED, college degree preferred
  • Minimum 3 years of produce/perishable product sales or brokerage experience including new business development. 
  • Great reputation and network with customers located within the Seattle market
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills
  • Demonstrated ability to maintain an effective high sales closing ratio and history of significantly growing sales and income year over year
  • Experience in negotiating pricing
  • Ability to manage time, set priorities and meet target goals
  • Passion for meeting and exceeding customer expectations
  • Works well in a fast paced and ever changing environment
  • What you’ll gain….

  • The opportunity to contribute, learn a lot, and have fun along the way
  • Competitive salary and incentive plan with unlimited earnings opportunity
  • Comprehensive health insurance package including, medical, dental, vision, long term disability, 401(k) and profit sharing plan as well as paid time off
  • All the kale and other “good stuff” you can eat or take home to your family through our generous employee purchase program   
  • If this sounds like your kind of job, we’d love to hear from you! 

    Physical Demands:

     

    Continuously = 67 – 100%

    Frequently      = 34 – 66 %

    Occasionally  =   6 –  33%

    Seldom           =   1 –    5%

    Never

     

    Stand:                                     Frequently

    Walking:                                 Frequently

    Lifting:                                   1-20 lbs Occasionally; 21-50 lbs Seldom; 50+lbs Never

    Carrying:                                1-20 lbs Occasionally; 21-50 lbs Seldom; 50+lbs Never

    Pushing/Pulling:                   1-20 lbs Occasionally; 21-50 lbs Seldom; 50+lbs Never

    Use of arms, wrists, hands: Continuously

    Bend/Stoop:                          Occasionally

    Twist:                                     Occasionally

    Crouch/Squat:                       Seldom

    Climbing:                               Seldom

    Crawl/Kneel:                          Never

    Sitting:                                   Continuously

    Environmental Conditions:

    Position works in an office environment with occasional entry into a refrigerated warehouse – 36 degrees. Position is exposed to outside weather conditions during weekly customer visits, and may require occasional overnight travel.

    Pacific Coast Fruit Company is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. To ensure that we continue to hire and retain a high-quality workforce, all employees must pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check prior to beginning work.

Pacific Coast Fruit CEO David Nemarnik on the Central Eastside
Emil Nemarnik
"Four walls and a roof make a building but people make a business" -Emil Nemarnik, Founder
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