Compass Group

Sales Representative

Ongoing
Competitive
Mississauga, Ontario
Entry Level

Imagine working in a place that offers great resources to help you achieve your greatest potential. At Foodbuy, our solutions strengthen supplier relationships, customize offerings, and lower purchasing and production costs. In turn, we can give our passionate employees ongoing opportunities to grow. Join us.

Why work with Foodbuy? We are a member of Compass Group Canada, the leading foodservice and support services company. We extend our value-driven purchasing service model to external clients who benefit from our negotiated contracts with manufacturers that support food and beverage and facility management suppliers.

Now, if you were to come on board as a Sales Representative we'd ask you to do the following for us:

  • Develop new business for Foodbuy to achieve sales targets
  • Manage the full sales cycle-from prospecting to presenting and closing the sale
  • Negotiate new contracts with prospective clients
  • Collaborate with account managers to ensure needs and expectations are met and provide resale support
  • Contribute to the development of account pro formas and profit and loss statements
  • Participate in business conferences and trade shows
  • Manage record-keeping and reporting
  • Travel regularly within an assigned territory

Think you have what it takes to be our Sales Representative? We're committed to hiring the best talent for the role. Here's how we'll know you will be successful:

  • Obsessed with winning new business, driving sales, and exceeding targets
  • One year of sales experience within an "all new business" environment, preferably food service
  • Proven ability to develop a pipeline of new business within a territory
  • Demonstrated understanding of the sales process and methodology, able to identify buying criteria, overcome objections, develop solutions, and close the sale
  • Discipline to develop new markets and manage a lengthy sales cycle
  • Strong follow up, time management, analytical, and organizational skills
  • Exemplary writing, listening, verbal and presentation skills
  • Proficient in Adobe Acrobat, Outlook, Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Post-secondary degree or diploma preferred

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  • English Only

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