Flowering Sun Mushroom Farm - Sales Job

03 Apr 2024
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About Us:

Flowering Sun Mushroom Farm is an innovative cooperative dedicated to producing premium-quality mushrooms while fostering sustainability and community engagement. We are seeking a dynamic Sales Associate to join our team and play a vital role in expanding our customer base and driving revenue.

Job Description:

We are looking for a motivated and detail-oriented Sales Associate to research prospective clients, reach out to them via phone and email, schedule sample drop-offs, and follow up to secure deals. This role requires charisma, quick communication skills, a creative approach in research and scouting, and a commitment to representing our brand with integrity and professionalism.

Responsibilities:

Conduct research to identify potential clients such as restaurants, grocery stores, and distributors that align with our brand and product offerings.

Make outbound calls and emails to introduce our farm, pitch our products, and schedule sample drop-offs.

Actively engage in direct sales efforts, including pitching and negotiating with potential clients over the phone, especially if it seems possible to bypass sampling and go straight for deal making

Follow up with clients to answer questions, address concerns, and secure sales agreements.

Transfer all client interactions and relevant information to our CRM system on Monday.com for tracking and analysis.

Provide bi-monthly updates to the Sales Manager on sales activities, successes, challenges, and opportunities for improvement.

Continuously learn and refine sales techniques

Requirements:

Previous experience in sales or customer service, preferably in the food industry.

Strong research skills with the ability to effectively identify and qualify potential clients

Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with a confident and persuasive phone presence.

Proven ability to build and maintain relationships with clients and follow through on sales opportunities.

Experience using CRM software (e.g., Monday.com) preferred, but not required.

Benefits:

Opportunity to become a member of our worker co-op and receive votes and shares over time.

Sales commissions available

Supportive and collaborative work environment with opportunities for advancement

The chance to play a key role in driving sales growth and contributing to the farm’s overall success

If you are passionate about sales, sustainability, and making a positive impact, and you thrive in a fast-paced and collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply for the Sales Associate position at Flowering Sun Mushroom Farm. Join us in our mission to grow together!

To apply, please send your resume and a cover letter outlining your relevant experience and why you are interested in joining our team to floweringsunecology@gmail.com

Full-time
  • ID: #51387859
  • State: New York Catskills 00000 Catskills USA
  • City: Catskills
  • Salary: USD TBD TBD
  • Showed: 2024-04-03
  • Deadline: 2024-06-02
  • Category: Sales
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