Kellogg Account Executive, Southeast Regional Accounts-Vending in Georgia

As an Account Executive, Regional Accounts in Vending, you’ll be the face of Kellogg, and will be responsible for the achievement of territory sales budget to positively impact the region performance. We’re looking for someone in this role who can Snap, Crackle and SELL, executing a sales plan that achieves territory budget by optimizing core item placements, innovation, promotional programs, and trade ROI. In addition, you’ll be building your network and expertise in a thriving environment of professional development and teamwork. And together we’ll build a stronger future for our company and your career.

HERE’S A TASTE OF WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING

Lead Sales Efforts - You'll execute sales strategies and territory plans that maximize the sale of current Kellogg portfolio base businesses, and deliver an on-going commitment to expanding distribution of core items and new item introductions to vend operators and vend product distributors. If this brings out the tiger in you…read on!

Make A Whole Lotta Strategic Decisions - You'll consider immediate and long-term implications, benefits, costs and risks associated with alternatives to create, implement and monitor the success of a business plan. Our success is shaped by you.

Achieve Sales Objectives – We’ll looking to you and your can-do, go-getter attitude, to achieve sales objectives by winning with key customers, maximizing revenue through account penetration and promotional execution. You’ll leverage the features, advantages and benefits of the full line of Kellogg products as they relate to assigned customers, market segments, and/or channels in an effort to meet profit and volume goals.

YOUR RECIPE FOR SUCCESS

Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED

  • Strong sales and relationship management skills

  • Effective written and oral communication skills

  • Ability to understand market dynamics, forecast results, and analyze and interpret data

  • Solid analytical abilities, high level of results orientation, leadership and time management

  • CPG industry experience

  • Intermediate to Advanced proficiency in Microsoft office applications

  • The ability to travel up to 70% of the time

  • Motor vehicle history with 2 or less moving violations within the last 36 months

  • The ideal candidate will reside in the Charlotte, NC, Atlanta, GA or Tampa, FL area and work from their home-based office when not on customer calls

Bonus Points:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an area such as Business, Marketing, or Communications

  • 3+ years’ experience in successful field based sales, sales management or account management

  • Experience selling to large national corporate customers

  • Knowledge of IRI, SAP, Salesforce.com

WHAT’S NEXT

It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

  • Kellogg K-Values at http://www.kelloggcareers.com/global/company-and-values.html

  • New Hire Benefits Guide at http://www.kelloggbenefitsguide.com/

THE FINER PRINT

The Account Executive, Regional Accounts must be able to work autonomously in conditions, which include travel, extensive customer contacts and extended work schedules in the Southeast Region of the United States, and must live near a major airport.

This position provides participation in the Kellogg Auto Reimbursement program.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, disability, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, age, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Where required by state law and/or city ordinance; this employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization. For additional information, please follow this Link at https://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterEnglish.pdf for English or this Link at http://e-verify.uscis.gov/emp/media/resourcesContents/EverifyPosterSpanish.pdf for Spanish.

GROW With Us.

Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Account Executive, Southeast Regional Accounts-Vending

Location: USA-NC-Charlotte

Other Locations: USA-Georgia, USA-Tennessee, USA-Florida, USA-North Carolina

Requisition ID: SAL009058

Job Function: Sales and Category Management

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 23, 2018, 10:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No