Wholesale Sales Manager Grand Central Bakery +2 more
- Date Posted January 08, 2019
- Location Seattle, WA
- Category Business
- Job Type Full-Time
As a Certified B Corporation, Grand Central Bakery is part of a global movement of organizations using business as a force for good.Job Description
Please include a cover letter and resume with your application.
Do you love artisan bread? Do you enjoy driving sales and building relationships? Are you interested in joining an ambitious, values-driven organization in the Seattle food community? If so, Grand Central Bakery, the first B Corp certified bakery in the northwest, has an opportunity for you to bring all of those passions together. We’re looking for an experienced Wholesale Sales Manager to lead our Washington bread sales team and become an integral part of moving our important mission forward.
The Wholesale Sales Manager oversees the Seattle wholesale sales operations in support of Grand Central Bakery’s mission to serve our customers delicious, authentic food made from high quality local and sustainable ingredients. Growing smart, strategic sales in support of Grand Central’s financial goals is a core responsibility. As a vital link between production, delivery and accounting, the Wholesale Sales Manager is responsible for ensuring their staff has the tools, knowledge, systems and support in place to guarantee the delivery of exceptional products and outstanding service to all Grand Central Bakery customers.
The Sales Manager works 5 days a week (Monday - Friday) with flexibility to adjust their schedule around special events and may be required to work extra hours and/or days on an irregular basis due to unforeseen circumstances and emergencies. To best serve GCB customers this position requires frequent travel within the greater Seattle area.
Location: 21 S. Nevada St., Seattle, WA
Salary: $80,000 - $87,000
Skills and Experience:
• 3+ year’s proven sales management experience.
• Associate’s or Bachelor’s Degree
• A current, valid driver’s license in Oregon or Washington with a clean driving record (no at fault accidents or tickets) is required
• A passion for delicious food and exceptional customer service
• Initiative and creative thinking skills
• Proficiency in MS Office
• Familiarity with ERP systems, POS and food service experience a plus
• Must provide your own vehicle
• Read, write, and speak English
Grand Central Bakery values fair compensation and excellent benefits. Some of the great benefits of working here include:
• Generous insurance contribution for employee and dependents
• Paid sick and vacation time
• Paid community time
• 401K plan
• Profit sharing
• Reimbursement for bike expenses
• Fun working environment
• Opportunities for growth
• Free bread!
Grand Central Bakery ignited a bread revolution in 1989 by introducing rustic artisan loaves to Northwest tables. Values are at the heart of our company and sustainability touches everything we do - from where we buy ingredients to how we care for our employees and invest in our communities.
As a Certified B Corporation, Grand Central Bakery is part of a global movement of organizations using business as a force for good.
Please include a cover letter and resume with your application.Compensation this position is PAID: salaried, varies DOE, $80,000.00 - $87,000.00 How to apply