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Distribution Specialist

Location: 

Colorado Springs, CO, US

Date:  Jul 6, 2021

Summary

Position is responsible for delivery, merchandizing of product and ensuring a fresh market while building relationship with customers to provide excellent service.

Job Responsibilities

  • Possess the skills, qualifications, licenses, and certifications necessary to operate a commercial motor vehicle with a weight in excess of 10,000 pounds
  • Ensure fresh products are maintained in all accounts within the market
  • Implement “Superior Quality Always” by maintaining Flowers Foods Safety and internal audit standards to ensure a secure and food-safe environment
  • Exercise discretion and independent judgment in carrying out job duties
  • Participate in store reset events within the market
  • Execute strategies supporting brand sales initiatives to achieve growth and revenue goals as well as cost management
  • Responsible for customer relations regarding service, merchandising, and display opportunities
  • Handle complaints provide appropriate solutions and alternatives within the time limits, and follow up to ensure resolution
  • Follow all customer service requirements and defined expectations
  • Stay current on the promotions, features, and events occurring within the market, and adjust sales strategies accordingly, working closely with Market Operations Director.
  • Ensure compliance with all company policies and procedures (EEO, Sexual Harassment, Sarbanes – Oxley, Safety, etc.)
  • Perform other duties which are deemed to be an integral part of the position, including but not limited to fulfillment of work schedules, adherence to attendance policies, and other applicable operating rules, policies and procedures
  • Effectively utilize the handheld ordering system to maximize sales, minimize stale, and distribute products properly
  • Adhere to company guidelines regarding pay-by-scan accounts and maintain minimal shrink
     

Desired Experience

    
At least 1 year of direct store delivery (DSD), route operations, or customer service experience preferred. A combination of training and experience that results in demonstrated competency to perform the job. A track record of working effectively with customers and the general public

Desired Education

High school diploma or equivalent

We offer a competitive salary and an excellent total rewards package.  Please reply by 8/4/2021.  Resumes are active for 30 days.  Interested job seekers who successfully complete the series of pre-screening questions and who appear to possess the basic qualifications for this position may be contacted for a telephone interview.

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disability

 

If you need assistance with submitting your resume due to a medical condition or disability, please send an e-mail to Tiffany Channon at Tiffany.Channon@flocorp.com or 903 595-2421.


Nearest Major Market: Colorado Springs

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