Contractors Warehouse is always accepting applications for careers with our family owned business. If you have been interested in a Career at Contractors Warehouse now is the right time to send us your resume. We are looking for people who can teach classes in construction, repair tools, and help with the management of our warehouses.
Retail Sales Representative
Help local contractors and builders with quality supply in person and deliver exceptional customer service to builders worldwide over the phone and online. Gain experience in the sales and construction industry through a 30+ year old family business in the growing North Kitsap Washington community. Excellent opportunity for advancement and even ownership of your own small business.
Use business tools like the Contractors Warehouse website http://www.contractorswarehouse.biz emails, and other marketing tools to help drive sales and leads. Help large accounts with ongoing sales and customer service. Be the “go-to” person for quality and hard to find tools, hardware, fasteners, abrasives, and safety supply.
18971 Front St NE Poulsbo, WA 98370
Inside and Outside Sales In Washington Required
Call clients directly on phone
Able to take orders on the phone
Basic accounting and computer skills
Excellent communication skills
Work with other sales reps, vendors, and suppliers
Answer emails and questions from clients over the Internet
Lift warehouse supply and help load supply on trucks for clients
Create window and end displays
Maintain a clean professional business environment
Driven to exceed sales quotas
Find out the customer’s needs
Recommend, select and help locate the right merchandise
Describe a product’s features and benefits
Demonstrate use and operation of the product
Provide information about available financing, such as account set-up
Provide change and receipts as well as business cards
Bag or package purchases when needed
Count money, sort charge slips and balance monies
Maintain sales records
Record special orders for owner
Organize and process merchandise exchanges
Process repair or alteration of merchandise
Stay current with sales prices
Recognize and monitor security issues
Arrange and display merchandise
Keep merchandise area tidy
Take stock inventory
Request requisition of new stock
University Diploma Preferred
Knowledge of customer service principles and processes
Knowledge of sales principles
Relevant supply product knowledge and training
Experience in a retail, customer service or sales environment
Good communication skills
Customer service orientation
High energy level
Basic business administration knowledge
Knowledge of abrasives, fasteners, and tools
Manage normal business hours of 8 AM – 4 PM Monday through Saturday as well as other appointments and shipping needs outside of normal hours. This is not an hourly or salary position, because it is a one month project.
You will need your own transportation and insurance.
3 Years or more experience in the construction or retail supply industry required.
Retail Sales Representative reports directly to the owner. Advancement opportunities and ownership possibilities available after the project period.
Professional knowledge of construction and industrial supplies
Experience in a sales and customer service environment
$1600 for one month paid every two weeks on Friday.
Approximately 40-50 hours per week.
Project length is for one month. Career opportunities available after the project.
Two Construction Industry References Required when applying, as well as one Personal Reference.
We will check your background and references to ensure your professional history is correct.
For this position we do not pay any benefits, transportation, housing or any other amounts outside of the contracted $1600 amount for the month.
Please send your resume and cover letter to:
In person or by mail at:
18971 Front St NE
Poulsbo, WA 98370
If you do not hear from Contractors Warehouse by February 1, 2009, please call for an update on your application status.
When applying for a career at Contractors Warehouse by email please include your cover letter, application, and references. The best email address to use is firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in a position.
All applications are private and we will not share your information with anyone outside our company.
Contractors Warehouse is For Sale!
Contractors Warehouse has made money consistently, even after Larry passed away and the family took over the business. Even though the business does not make a lot right now, it does make more than the bills in challenging economic times for many businesses. We believe a person with drive, sales ability, accounting skills, and some desire to understand the industrial supply industry would be a perfect fit for the ownership of Contractors Warehouse in Poulsbo, Washington. This person or group should also be interested in serving and helping the surrounding community and building community.