Job Title: Sales Assistant
Location: Salinas, California
Basic Purpose: To provide support and assistance at all levels to the Sales Department.
We are looking to expand our sales team and need a motivated individual with a college degree who is looking for an entry-level position with a well-established Export company. This is a growth-opportunity position in the competitive, fast-paced, and always-changing International Trade Industry. The right candidate will be highly motivated and detail-oriented with good people skills. This position will report directly with our team of sales professionals. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to verbal/written communication with foreign markets, suppliers & transportation agencies, sales order processing, coordinating export documentation, transportation and logistics.
Candidate must be willing to work at all hours as needed, have good computer skills with a basic knowledge of Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel).
Agriculture or Sales/Logistics Experience a plus.
Sales order processing
Provide back-up for sales staff
Coordinate with Quality Control, Accounting, and Agricultural staff as needed
Coordinate orders with shipping, including detail & time sensitive export documentation
Handle transportation & logistics
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V.