UNFI Field Sales Rep- Chicago, IL - 17007-935 in Chicago, Illinois

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Partner with assigned customers to ensure they have the right products at the right time in the right placement.





+ Order products that aligns with the needs of the customer.

+ Responsible for effectively displaying store products.

+ Responsible for maintaining effective business relationships with customers.

+ Responsible for arriving promptly at customer locations on assigned route for service.

+ Responsible for rotating stock and removing out of code product.

+ Process merchandise returns and issue credits according to company policy.

+ Ensure the neat and orderly appearance of UNFI products.

+ Responsible for product and/or delivery notification to customers.

+ Assist in hanging shelf tags and promotional POS/POP materials and resets.

+ Sell promotional and sales programs as assigned.

+ Perform duties in accordance with Hazard Analysis Critical Control Points (HACCP) and Safe Quality Food (SQF) policies and procedures, as appropriate for location.

+ Follow through on customer product requests.

+ Keep management informed of area activities and of any significant concerns.

+ Attend meetings as required.

+ Provides backup for other field sales representatives when needed.

+ Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Skills


Education/Certification: n

+ High school graduate or equivalent related experience

+ Valid driver's license necessary

+ Auto insurance levels that meet UNFI requirements

Experiencen: n

+ Prior customer service experience in a retail setting

+ System Implementation preferred


+ Excellent customer service skills

+ Good communication skills

+ Time management skills and attention to detail

+ Basic math abilities

+ Ability to work independently

physical Abilities:n

+ Ability to get in and out of car multiple times per day

+ Drive to and from accounts safely in city, rural and expressway conditions

+ Ability to set up displays, fixtures, shelving and products

+ Able to tolerate exposure to store and warehouse conditions including wide variances in temperature, dust and dirt

+ Ability to lift up to 40 lbs



Job Location

Chicago, Illinois, United States

Position Type