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Fine Wine Specialist

Company: Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, LLC.
Location: Fairfield
Posted on: November 24, 2022

Job Description:

What You Need To Know Open your future to incredible career potential. Work for an industry-leader who invests in their people. Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits is North America's preeminent wine and spirits distributor, as well as a family-owned, privately held company with a 50+ year legacy of success. We were named by Newsweek as a Most Loved Workplace and are included on the Forbes lists for Largest Private Companies and Best Employers for Diversity.As a full-time employee, you can choose from a full menu of our Top Shelf Benefits, including comprehensive medical and prescription drug coverage, dental and vision plans, tax-saving Flexible Spending Accounts, disability coverage, life insurance plans, and a 401(k) plan. We also offer tuition reimbursement, a wellness program, parental leave, vacation accrual, paid sick leave, and more. At Southern Glazer's, you'll enjoy an environment where continuous learning and growth are supported and experience a culture where you are respected, and your voice is heard. If you're looking to fill your glass with opportunity, come join our FAMILY.Overview Responsible for maximizing sales of fine wine brands represented by the company on and off premise to retail customers in an assigned territory by direct contact and prospecting new accounts. Execute sales plans and special promotions towards the achievement of predetermined sales goals. Service customers with special product deliveries on short notices and other customer sales needs.Primary Responsibilities

  • Promote and demonstrate fine wine and spirits knowledge within a set geographic region to increase sales among high profile restaurants and retail accounts
  • Make regular sales calls to designated accounts to cultivate customer relations and satisfaction with service provided
  • Partner with multiple sales divisions in the accounts to increase wine and spirits sales and act as a liaison with customers regarding selections and placements
  • Participate in sales meetings and on-site training to remain educated in company policy and industry trends/developments
  • Educate account staff through preparation and performance of on-site training for restaurant and retail trade
  • Create, coordinate, and attend on-site promotional functions at established customer accounts. (i.e., winemaker dinners, product launches, and tastings)
  • Perform other work related duties and special projects as assignedAdditional Primary Responsibilities Minimum Qualifications
    • Bachelor's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience
    • Five years of industry related sales experience within the distribution, hospitality, or supplier communityPhysical Demands
      • Physical demands with activity or condition for a considerable amount of time include sitting and typing/keyboarding using a computer (e.g., keyboard, mouse, and monitor) or adding machine
      • Physical demands with activity or condition may include occasional to the rare amount of time include walking, bending, reaching, standing, and stooping
      • May require frequent lifting/lowering, pushing, carrying, or pulling up to 45lbsEEO Statement Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits, an Affirmative Action/EEO employer, prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training. Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits provides competitive compensation based on estimated performance level consistent with the past relevant experience, knowledge, skills, abilities and education of employees. Unless otherwise expressly stated, any pay ranges posted here are estimates from outside of Southern Glazer's Wine and Spirits and do not reflect Southern Glazer's pay bands or ranges.

Keywords: Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits, LLC., Fairfield , Fine Wine Specialist, Other , Fairfield, California

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