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Associate In Training

Associate In Training

Employee Type: Full-Time
Branch Location: Kansas City, KS
Job Type: Leading, Teaching, Sales/Marketing, Customer Service
Experience: At Least 2 years
Date Posted: 11-25-2018


Position Description

SPEC Building Materials Corporation is recognized as one of the nation’s leading wholesale distributors of quality building materials and equipment for both the commercial and residential roofing contractor. Since 1973, SPEC Building Materials Corporation a family owned and operated business has strategically grown to thirty-six convenient branch locations in markets throughout the Midwest, the South and the Southeastern regions. We’re in search of team leaders who would like to run a business as if it were their own. Associate in Training (AIT) is a two to three year training program designed to give the associate an opportunity to learn every segment of our business and culture. Once training is successfully completed, the candidate will have an opportunity to run his or her own branch or become an outside sales leader.

Position Responsibilities

  • Customer Service/ Counter Sales Training Residential and Commercial Product Training Inventory Management & Cost Control Logistics & Warehouse Management Branch Manager Training Outside Sales Training Leadership Training

Position Requirements

  • Preferably a 4 year BS in Marketing/Sales, Business Degree Two years of Industry (or) Industry related experience in Building Materials Two year of work experience Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel. Have the entrepreneurial spirit and be self-motivated and enthusiastic about our business. Excellent customer service skills. Detailed oriented and possess excellent organizational and time management skills. Analytical and able to solve problems. Good verbal and written communication skills. Ethical and honest. Willing to relocate after training is complete. Dependable and have a current state issued driver’s license with a satisfactory driving record. Legally entitled to work in the United States Able to pass a company required drug test. Read, speak and write the English language in order to communicate with vendors, customers and other branch employees.
An Equal Opportunity Employer.
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