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Retail Sales Specialist



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Fort McMurray

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Edmonton, AB - (CAN) 10031 101 Street AB Edmonton , AB - T5J 0H9 Phone : 780-420-0110



Job Description

Retail Sales Specialist

Manpower is currently seeking Retail Sales Specialist to fulfill a part-time permanent position.

Hours: 24 Hrs/Wk.

Location: Fort McMurray, AB.

Summary of Key Responsibilities: (job functions include but are not limited to):

* Work closely with the appropriate client sales team to identify key customers to develop an in depth understanding of their decision making, communication, and retail execution work processes

* Develop and communicate the client's vision for the category into an action plan for each store that benefits both the client and the customer; Leverage and engage the necessary resources to execute the action plan in order to grow volume through incremental retail activities

* Develop strong one-on-one relationships with local and regional decision makers at assigned client locations in an effort to influence local and regional sales and buying strategies

* Actively engages at the store level in order to identify issues that could impact execution, and proactively recommend solutions to close gaps and/or capitalize on opportunities

Qualifications and Requirements:

* High School Diploma or GED Equivalent

* Minimum of 2-5 years of previous sales or marketing experience in a retail operations setting including previous Consumer Packaged Goods industry experience

* 1-3 years' experience with Microsoft Office Products Suite / Adobe products

* Working knowledge of business technologies, processes, merchandising, marketing within a retail operation

* Understanding of specific retail operations and corresponding products

* Understanding of key retailers, go-to-market strategies and tactics

* Excellent written and oral communication skills

* Routinely lift 15-25 lbs., and the possibility of lifting up to 40-60 lbs. from the floor to waist or chest high depending on the requirements of the specific job

* Reliable transportation and drive to different locations (Moderate travel including some overnights, weekend, and holiday travel 15-20%)

Please apply online and/or create and manage your profile at Alternatively, you can email us directly at or contact us at 780.420.0110 and ask for our Office Team. Please note only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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