Bimbo Bakeries USA, one of the nations fastest growing producers and distributors of fresh, high quality baked goods including Entenmann's, Thomas', Arnold, Brownberry and Boboli, has an excellent opportunity for a Route Sales Representative/Rider.
Follow procedures and good business practices that will enable route to grow to potential. Work closely with customer and support all sales initiatives to achieve expectations. Responsible for customer development with regard to ordering, merchandising, and display opportunities. PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES
Responsible for route operational activity, including ordering and distribution, merchandising, promotional activity, holiday planning, and meeting customer expectations.
Communicate with customers to assist them in understanding the promotional activity, and understand what our customer delivery expectations are.
Ensure that product distribution is accomplished to customer satisfaction in agreement with any contract terms and requirements.
Assist customer relations to include selling of new products, and space/position gains.
Represent BBU as a leader in the baking business.
Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer M/F/D/V
Excellent interpersonal skills
Basic computer skills helpful.
High School graduate or GED required
Previous DSD operation or route sales experience desired
A valid drivers license
Able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs
The ability to drive a standard shift truck
Must follow all DOT regulations and be able to pass a DOT physical.
Able to work early mornings and weekends
No snickering about the name -- Bimbo Bakeries USA (BBU) is serious about making breads, cakes, and cookies. Its name is a shortened version...