Category Space Specialist
Job Details
LSB-Arlington Hts - Arlington Heights, IL
Full Time
High School or GED
$38,000.00 Salary/year
Category Space Specialist

Lakeshore Beverage is seeking a Category Space Specialist to effectively work with the Category Space Manager in conducting resets and installation of POS materials within the package liquor channel. This is a full-time regular position offering excellent benefits, including medical, dental, and 401(k) plans, paid vacation and personal leave, plus more.

The Category Space Specialist primary responsibility is to follow the guidance and direction of the Category Space Manager to execute the following within the package liquor channel.

- Resetting coolers utilizing planograms provided by the Category Space Manager

- Maintain a high level of neatness and cleanliness in the accounts coolers in order to present the products in a manner that is attractive and pleasing to the retailer and the consumer;

- Installing POS, POCM and other marketing materials to support the sale of LSB priority brands and packages.

There is physical work requiring repetitive lifting and stacking of beverage products on a daily basis. This position is responsible for maintaining strong, productive relationships with all customers to facilitate sales. Because Package Liquor Specialist travel from account to account in a Company vehicle, they must maintain a driving record that is acceptable to the Company.

We’re looking for a fast-paced self-starter who has strong attention to detail and the ability to learn and apply new skills. The ability to work effectively without close supervision is essential.

This is primarily a Monday through Friday position, with variable work hours. We’re seeking reliable individuals with good work habits, including safe work practices, good attendance and punctuality, the ability to work well and get along with others, and the ability to learn and apply new skills. Qualified candidates will be able to lift heavy objects as described above, often repetitiously.


Employment with Lakeshore Beverage can lead to opportunities for advancement—in addition to advancement opportunities that may occur in Arlington Heights this Company has six other locations in Chicago and Bloomington in Illinois; Clarksville, Cookeville and Chattanooga in Tennessee; and Hopkinsville in Kentucky. We’re a growing Company, and if that’s what you are seeking, we might be right for you!

We appreciate your interest and wish you success in your job search

Qualified candidates for this position must have:

- Valid driver’s license

- Clean driving record with few or no infractions,

- Prior retail execution experience in a retail sales environment is preferred.

The ideal candidate will have strong interpersonal skills and will be motivated to advance—success in this position could lead to other opportunities within the Company’s sales team.