JBS USA Sales Assistant-Calgary Office in Calgary, Alberta
Sales Assistant-Calgary Office
Department: Sales and Marketing
Location: Calgary, AB
Sales Assistant-Calgary Office
Note: This position is located in Calgary, Alberta
1 Year Maternity cover
With approximately 3,300 employees, JBS Food Canada ULC (-JBS Canada-) is one of Canada's largest beef processors. Consisting of four locations-the main processing facility located in Brooks, Alberta, where approximately 4,200 head of cattle are harvested and processed daily; the Head Office and a case ready plant, both based in Calgary, Alberta; and JBS Ontario, a case ready plant located in Belleville, Ontario. The JBS Canada facility in Brooks has the capacity to produce products ranging from boxed beef primals, ground beef, beef trimmings, beef by-products and hides which are shipped across Canada and worldwide. At the multi-protein Mountain Creek Farms case-ready facility in Calgary, JBS Canada produces value-added products including marinated, portion sized, multi-pack options, kebabs and much more. JBS Ontario in Belleville produces fresh meat and seafood products for leading retailers in Canada.
During the pandemic, we have implemented hundreds of safety measures including offering unlimited PPE, constructing permanent physical barriers, establishing physical distancing protocols, and installing hospital-grade ventilation systems in all of our facilities.
At JBS Canada, our people are our greatest asset. We are very proud to have a team of high achieving, engaged employees. We are currently seeking a Sales Assistant to join our team at our Calgary Office.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide internal and external administrative support to sales team; communicate professionally with all levels of personnel via phone, e-mail and written correspondence;
Provide exceptional customer service by collaborating with sales team to ensure customer and JBS-s need are fulfilled;
Maintain accurate data archives to manage reporting requests;
Consult when necessary with clients after sale to resolve problems and to provide ongoing support.
Data entry (order entry).
Proficient computer skills/abilities and ability to execute administrative responsibilities;
Willingness to work flexible hours as needed by operational requirements and courses/training;
Results orientedwith a high degree of self-motivation;
Fluent in English and possessing exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written;
Must demonstrate excellent presentation skills;
Ability to build and maintain effective internal and external working relationships with a desire to exceed customer expectations
Ability to function in a high pressure, fast-paced sales environment
Demonstrate integrity and trust in all activities, with the ability to work with a sense of urgency.
Detailed oriented. Organized and disciplined with time and responsibilities.
Post-secondary education in a related field is preferred, although equivalent work experience will be considered;
Minimum 2 years in administrative, sales role preferred.
Please note that Applicants may be subject to drug and alcohol testing. If an Applicant is requested to take a drug and alcohol test, any offer of employment to the Applicant will be conditional upon passing the drug and alcohol test.
Exceptional Benefits include:
Competitive Wage | Relocation Assistance | Extended Health/Medical Benefit | Group Life & Accidental Death Insurance | Long Term Disability | Vision/Dental Care | Employee Beef Purchasing Program | Voluntary Employee RRSP Contributions | Employer RRSP Contributions | Career Growth and Continued Training
JBS Food Canada ULC
5883 11 St. SE, Calgary, AB