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District Manager - Suffolk, NY

Winebow

New York, NY

Job Description:

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
•  Develops and effective marketing and sales strategic plan in order to maximize wine distribution within an established or growing customer base.
•  Analyzes current markets identifying strengths, weaknesses, opportunities and threats.
•  Works in the market with sales consultants; provides suggestions on strategies to increase business.
•  Provides educational programs, materials, and service to the sales consultants
•  Conducts tastings, attends dinners and participates in trade shows as necessary.
•  Works, when necessary, with the accounting department to resolve any billing issues within their designated territory.
•  Responsible for staffing, staff planning, conducting performance appraisals on direct reports, budgeting, ensuring compliance with training requirements, developing direct reports and controlling expenditures.
•  Arrives to work, meetings, appointments and other work-related functions on time and as scheduled.
•  Meets agreed upon goals and objectives effectively and in a timely manner.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
•  High School Diploma or GED; Additional education strongly preferred.
•  Valid Driver's License.
•  Five years of field sales/marketing experience in the fine wine industry.
•  Three years of territory management, including personnel supervision.
•  Must have proven, amiable, and active relationships with top customers throughout the local region.
•  Computer literacy with a focus on MS Office, Excel, and PowerPoint.
•  Demonstrated effective and efficient written and oral communication
•  Excellent people skills, and management skills
•  Needs excellent time management skills
•  Excellent interpersonal relationship skills
•  Superior follow through and the ability to handle multiple tasks with limited supervision.

Additional Information:

Job Posted:
Wednesday, January 13th
Type of Work:
Full Time
Job Category:
Reference No:
DISTR02931