CARRS INDEPENDENT SALES-1830A-ANCHORAGE-AK
Albertsons Safeway is working to become the favorite food and
drug retailer in every market it serves. The organization includes
2,230 stores, 27 distribution facilities and 19 manufacturing
plants with over 250,000 employees across 34 states and the
District of Columbia. The company is privately owned with
supermarkets across the country that include: Albertsons, Safeway,
Vons, Pavilions, Randalls, Tom Thumb, Carrs, ACME, Jewel-Osco,
Lucky, Shaw's, Star Market, Super Saver, United Supermarkets,
Market Street and Amigos.
The Northwest Division's Wholesale Sales Department, located in
Anchorage, Alaska, has an opening for a Wholesale Sales Associate.
This is a non-union, full time (40 hours per week) position.
Key Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Outside sales calls
Assist on store resets and account merchandising
Selling all current, seasonal and special programs to
Need to be available to customers at all times, most contact
done by telephone
Travel is required
Maintain existing independent accounts and develop new
Assist customers with shipping and billing problems.
- Assist customers with item selection - find new items for
discontinue or adjust product mix by running velocity reports
Compile, order and coordinate split out and billing of customer
Online orders and credits
- Past due A/P collections
Experience in retail and Wholesale operations
Knowledge in freight and logistics
Excellent written and verbal skills
Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Able to work with minimal supervision
Personal Computer experience in Excel, Word, and Access tables
Ability to delegate responsibilities
High degree of initiative and ability to influence others to
College degree desirable, minimum of High School education
3-5 years sales and merchandising experience required
- Interested candidates must provide proof of a valid driver's
license and adequate information to confirm that your driving
is in compliance with Safeway's expectations noted in our
Company Car Program.
- Retail Management certificate through WAFC strongly
Respond to: Interested candidates are encouraged to submit a
resume by visiting www.CareersAtSafeway.com on your computer or
Diversity is fundamental at Safeway. We foster an inclusive
working environment where the different strengths and perspectives
of each employee is both recognized and valued. We believe that
building successful relationships with our customers and our
communities is only possible through the diversity of our people.
And a diverse workforce leads to better teamwork and creative
thinking, as well as mutual understanding and respect.
The Safeway policy is to provide employment, training,
compensation, promotion and other conditions of employment without
regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, sex, age, disability, veteran status,
medical condition, marital status or any other legally protected
We support a drug-free workplace -- all applicants offered a
position are required to pass a pre-employment drug test before
they are hired.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER