ARAMARK Route Sales Representative - Lepage Bakeries in Walden, New York
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In support of one of our clients, Aramark Facility Services is currently taking applications for Prospective Bakery Distributors, a position which could potentially lead to an opportunity to become an independent distributor. Our client, a Maine subsidiary of a leading producer and marketer of packaged bakery foods in the United States, is rapidly expanding its presence in the Northeast United States. This leading baking company, through over 45 U.S. subsidiaries, currently produces breads, buns, rolls, snack cakes and pastries, which are distributed fresh to foodservice and retail customers in the Southeast, Mid-West, Mid-Atlantic and Southwest. The distribution is accomplished in large part through direct-store-delivery (“DSD”) service by over 3,500 independent distributors who own the rights to distribute certain brands of fresh bakery products in their geographic territories (“independent distributors”).
If owning your own business is appealing to you, then consider an opportunity as a Prospective Bakery Distributor
Aramark Facility Services will be conducting the initial screening and will employ those successful candidates during their paid training period. After this process is complete, our client will determine who to offer the opportunity to purchase an independent distributorship.
We are looking for individuals with:
A desire to own and run your own business
A self-motivated and sales-focused mind-set
Excellent organizational skills
A natural ability to deliver excellent customer service
A good driving record and the ability to finance a bakery delivery vehicle
Functions and responsibilities:
The key functions of a Prospective Bakery Distributor will be to deliver, display and sell company products on assigned sales territories in accordance with established merchandising programs and standards. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Learn and use the basic fundamentals of a DSD system, including:
Displaying / Merchandising / Ordering Products
Time schedules / Callbacks / Operating a Handheld Device
Know your customers by name, their store policies that affect you and their basic wants and needs.
Establish a sound, professional relationship with key personnel
Maintain a neat and professional appearance
Pass Road Test given by Front Line Manager
Able to lift at least 50 lbs.
Valid Driver License
Good time management
Excellent organizational skills
Aramark is an EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY/AFFIRMATIVE ACTION employer – Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran