Route Sales Representative - Relief Route
- 14-May-2021 to Until Filled (MST)
- Field Operations
- Des Moines, IA, USA
- Full Time
Route Relief Representative / Delivery Driver / Sales Representative / Merchandiser
SRP Companies is seeking to hire a full-time Route Relief Representative / Delivery Driver / Sales Representative / Merchandiser to provide coverage for open routes or for permanent reps that are on vacation or leave. Do you love driving and traveling? Would you be interested in working for a growing company with a fun and supportive culture that offers one-on-one mentorship? Are you ready to have your weekends free? If so, please keep reading!
This position earns a competitive hourly wage plus overtime. We also offer solid benefits including health, vision, dental, a 401(k) plan with company contribution, paid time off (PTO), holiday pay, a company vehicle and fuel card, ongoing training at SRP University, Dodge Friends and Family Discount, and daily per diem for overnight travel. If this sounds like the right driving opportunity for you, consider applying today!
ABOUT SRP COMPANIES
We are a wholesale supplier and our category management services optimize product mix and merchandising, improve retailer sales and profits, and allow store operators to focus on other core responsibilities. We promise to provide the best service and category management possible at every step of the process from source to shelf. Our dedication has allowed us to establish a dominant brand and excellent reputation with large corporate customers as well as independent retailers.
We are a growing company with a vision of E2P3 - Exceeding Expectations through Passion, Performance, and Profitability. We need hard-working employees to carry our vision forward. By joining our team, you will become part of a high-energy group of people. We also offer our employees competitive compensation, generous benefits, and a work environment that people want to be a part of.
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A ROUTE RELIEF REPRESENTATIVE / DELIVERY DRIVER / SALES REPRESENTATIVE / MERCHANDISER
As a Route Relief Representative / Delivery Driver / Sales Representative / Merchandiser, you cover for open routes or for our permanent reps that are on vacation or leave. You enjoy traveling to new locations and driving, as you service local stores along the route that you are covering. Your dedication to platinum-level service inspires you to do an excellent job merchandising and selling our high-quality line of products. You enjoy supporting and interacting with store management and their employees. Putting customer service above sales goals, you happily assist customers and help them find the right products for their needs.
In addition to merchandising, you make deliveries. With great attention to detail, you maintain an accurate inventory of products. You love that you aren't stuck at a desk all day but get to hit the road and experience different routes. At customer locations, you also install fixtures, complete store resets, and set up promotional materials. To keep everything organized, you conduct end of day reports on business transactions and notify management of any unresolved issues. You take pride in presenting our company professionally and enjoy the opportunity to travel and interact with a variety of people!
QUALIFICATIONS FOR A ROUTE RELIEF REPRESENTATIVE / DELIVERY DRIVER / SALES REPRESENTATIVE / MERCHANDISER
- At least 18 years of age
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Valid driver's license and a good driving record
- Physical ability to lift 50 pounds and bend, push, stoop, and kneel for extended periods of time
- Tech savvy (smartphone apps, Outlook, Excel, and Zoom)
- Ability and willingness to travel extensively Monday - Friday
One year of merchandising and route work is preferred but multiple factors will be taken into consideration. Do you have a positive, can-do attitude? Are you an outgoing people person? Do you have excellent organizational skills and a dedication to accuracy? Are you attentive to detail? Can you effectively prioritize multiple tasks? Do you have great problem-solving and decision-making skills? Are you comfortable with air travel and weekly hotel stays? If so, you might just be perfect for this Route Relief Representative / Delivery Driver / Sales Representative / Merchandiser position!
This merchandising route relief position requires extensive overnight travel on Monday - Friday. You will consistently have weekends off!
READY TO JOIN OUR TEAM?
We understand your time is valuable and that is why we have a very quick and easy application process. If you feel that you would be right for this driving job, please fill out our initial 3-minute, mobile-friendly application. We look forward to meeting you!