Field Merchandising Representative- Maspeth Page Place - Perm 9/18/2017
Bimbo Bakeries USA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Field Merchandising Representative- Maspeth Page Place - Perm
Employment Type: Regular
Have you ever enjoyed Arnold , Brownberry or Oroweat bread* A Thomas English muffin or bagel* Or perhaps snacked on a Sara Lee , Entenmann s or Marinela cake or donut* If the answer is yes, then you know Bimbo Bakeries USA!
Bimbo Bakeries USA is part of Grupo Bimbo, the world s largest baking company with operations in 22 countries. Bimbo Bakeries USA employs 21,000 associates across the U.S. in bakeries, sales centers, corporate offices and on sales routes to ensure our consumers have the freshest products to feed their families at every meal. But our associates come to work for much more the chance to feed their own lives through exciting work that offers the opportunity to make a real difference in their professional and personal lives every day.
The main function of the Field Merchandising Representative is to work in all phases of merchandising, distribution and sales of BBU Brands in his/her assigned area. He/she needs to develop and maintain a rapport with store operation personnel at all levels, and communicate to all BBU brands operation management. Principal accountabilities include, but are not limited to the following:
-Assist in delivery of product for big events and promotions
-Participate in resets when necessary
-Help in the building of displays during key promotional events
-Participate in product merchandising, pull forward and backroom pack out, where needed
-Help Management team with record keeping of Bakery Plan-o-grams and Fixtures information for all stores.
-Identify and respond to opportunities for growth
-Improving Space and Permanent fixtures through in store selling efforts
-Review programs and sales results with store personnel
-Effectively communicate with store management as well as company management through verbal and written progress reports.
-Work in all phases of route operations.
Valid drivers license
Ability to work weekends and varying work schedules
Excellent communication skills
Able to lift and carry 50 lbs.
1-3 years DSD Sales or Customer Service experience preferred, but not required
Bimbo Bakeries USA is an equal opportunity employer with a policy that provides equal employment opportunity for applicants and employees regardless of race, color, religion, disability, gender, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including recruitment, hiring, promotion, compensation, reassignment, layoff, discharge, education, training and all other working conditions. To further the principle of equal employment opportunity, Bimbo Bakeries USA has developed affirmative action plans for minorities and women, qualified individuals with disabilities, and Vietnam-era and special disabled veterans and other protected veterans.