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Posted January 19th

ALD Manager Retail Execution Lead Metro NY area

Syosset, New York


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Posted January 19th

ALD Manager Retail Execution Lead Metro NY area

Syosset, New York

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Overview

The Area Manager develops and leads a team of Sales Consultants representing Southern Glazer’s in the market.  This individual is passionate, innovative, and self-motivated with a business-oriented, team-development, and customer-focused mindset. The Area Manager’s primary responsibilities are to manage all commercial sales activities covering a large territory, district, or region including customer relationships, sales execution, supplier relationships, and supplier program execution.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Lead, develop, and manage a team of sales consultants; evaluate performance against established developmental goals
  • Develop territory sales plans to achieve goals and objectives taking into consideration unique customer segments
  • Create a regular team meeting cadence to communicate the territory sales plan to the team and to establish team objective priorities in Proof Sales, marketing campaigns and sales promotions to the team
  • Coach each sales consultant on the effectiveness of their Sales pre-plan including agenda, visit notes, opportunities, to align with the territory sales plan
  • Coach each sales consultant on how to build an effective pipeline of opportunities in Proof Sales to achieve their Objectives; increase product knowledge, resolving workload issues, encourage satisfaction, and cultivate career growth
  • Assess talent, hire staff and discipline staff including terminations
  • Analyze and manage team expenditures to conform to budgetary requirements
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned

Additional Primary Responsibilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus three years of experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Knowledge of beverage alcohol products, SGWS portfolio, and  key product features and benefits
  • Excellent customer service, interpersonal, and verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word and Excel
  • Must be 21 years of age

Physical Demands

  • Physical demands with activity or condition for a considerable amount of time may include sitting and typing/keyboarding using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor) or mobile device
  • Physical demands with activity or condition may include walking, bending, reaching, standing, squatting, and stooping
  • Physical demands with activity or condition for a considerable amount of time include driving throughout the day with segments up to 2 hours
  • May require lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 56lbs

 

This position is deemed a safety-sensitive position.  As such, any person who is given a conditional offer of employment will be required to pass a
drug test.

Location
Syosset, New York