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Counter Sales in Valley Stream, NY at Cooper Electric Supply Co.

Date Posted: 2/28/2019

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Job Description

Cooper Electric is one of the largest regional electrical supply distributors in the tri-state area. Delivering solutions every day to markets like renewable energy, education and institutions, contractor trade, manufacturing, commercial, financial, sports entertainment, our strength lies in the ability to serve local customers through the relationships forged by our associates. Cooper Electric’s 50 branches are conveniently located to serve business to business markets throughout the NJ, NY, and Eastern PA areas; while supplying typical electrical products, we also provide unique services that set us apart from a typical electrical distributor such as energy solutions, commercial lighting, generator sales-service-rentals, industrial automation, ecommerce, hardware and tools, and switchgear solutions. Cooper Electric is an operating company of the Sonepar USA group of electrical distributors. Sonepar USA has over 468 branch locations and coverage in all 50 states. Sonepar USA is part of Sonepar Group, a global leader in electrical distribution.

In this key and very visible role you will be responsible for growing sales by providing excellent customer service and sales support to our customer based consisting of residential and commercial electrical contractors, lighting professionals, building maintenance managers and general contractors. You will be involved working with walk in customers, handling phone calls merchandising on our sales floor working our warehouse as necessary in pulling customer orders and organizing inventory.

Your duties in this fast paced position will include providing price quotations, expediting orders, driving our digital/ecommerce business, troubleshooting problems and reviewing and editing orders. The preferred candidate demonstrate the desire to learn our product line and has the ability and passion to sell products as well as the desire to grow with our company.

Required Skills

The successful candidate will have at least two years experience in a sales or service environment, preferably in the electrical, distribution, building products or related industry. You must enjoy working in a fast paced environment and be dedicated to providing excellent customer service support. A background in E-Commerce is desirable. Strong PC skills are needed. A BS/BA is desired.

We offer a competitive salary, bonus and benefits program including a matching 401k plan and opportunities for career advancement.