SALES REPRESENTATIVE – CHICAGO
Mississippi River Distilling Company is currently accepting resumes for a Sales Representative. Candidates need to be competitive, self-motivated, able to work independently and customer service-oriented. In this position you will be servicing and selling Mississippi River Distilling Company spirits to liquor stores, bars and restaurants based in Illinois and Wisconsin. The position is based in Chicago. You will be representing Mississippi River Distilling Company exclusively, building enthusiasm about our brands, doing outside sales, working with distributors, building new accounts, facilitating tasting events and growing our brand.
Be a part of a rapidly growing company with products you can stand behind. You’ll be selling spirits that are handmade from local grains. We are a true craft distillery from beginning to end. We need someone who loves craft spirits as much as we do! As our company grows, we want someone who is interested in growing with us.
Sales Representatives are responsible for achieving sales objectives, territory management, selling current and new products, promotions, in-store tastings, events and servicing accounts. This also includes merchandising activities such as: shelf placement, building displays and stocking inventories and maintaining relationships.
•21+ years of age for liquor handling
•Prior sales experience
•Excellent verbal and written communication skills
•Goals and results driven
•Must have reliable transportation
•Valid driver’s license and proof of insurance with an acceptable driving record