Sales Representative: Fort Qu'Appelle

Number of positions: 1

Education required: GED 12 - General Educational Development

Experience required: 3 to 5 years

The Inside Sales Associate is responsible for meeting customer needs by listening, understanding, and providing solutions. They are responsible for answering telephone inquiries, processing customer orders, maintaining a stock of in-store products, and general housekeeping of their department.

We are seeking a full-time Sales Representative for our Fort Qu'Appelle Branch

Competencies must include: Self-motivated and well organized, Strong interpersonal and communication skills are essential. Persistent, ambitious and a strong drive for success with proven sales results.  Ability to work independently, take initiative and demonstrate flexibility.  An ability to gain the confidence and respect of the customer base and sales personnel.  Strong attention to detail and accuracy.  Ability to prioritize and effectively execute tasks in a high-pressure environment to meet deadlines.

Requirements include: High School Diploma.  Approximately 3 years relevant experience in a lumber retail environment.  Strong knowledge of the lumber and building material industry. Thorough product knowledge in order to communicate and demonstrate technical proficiency.  Must have the proven ability to listen, understand and provide a solution to meet customer needs.  Experience with computer and web-based systems and ability to become proficient in Point of Sales system and estimating software. Valid driver's license.  Flexibility to work most Saturdays. 

Skills And Abilities
Essential Skills
 - Document use
 - Numeracy
 - Writing
 - Working with others
 - Problem solving
 - Decision making
 - Critical thinking
 - Job task planning and organizing
 - Finding information
 - Computer use

Specific Skills
 - Work with minimal supervision
 - Customer service oriented
 - Provide cost estimates on materials
 - Suggestive selling

Type Of Experience
 - Salesperson/clerk

Product Experience/Knowledge
 - Lumber and plywood
 - Building materials (other than lumber)
 - Flooring

How to apply?

Send resume and cover letter that clearly states how your qualifications meet our requirements to Sarah Valli (Human Resources Manager) at [email protected] We appreciate all applications but only candidates that are qualified will be contacted.