Agricultural Sales Representative

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Location
Red Bluff, California
Industry
Agriculture, Forestry & Fishing
Job Type
Full-Time
Salary
US$ 1 - US$ 120,000 per year, $1 - 120k per year + none
Ref. Number
S_18577
Contact
James Green, Spherion
Phone
530-899-1300
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Job Description

Put Your Agricultural Sales & Marketing Skills to Work!

Searching for an exciting sales and marketing opportunity that will keep your career progressing? Spherion-, a locally owned staffing company, is seeking ambitious, people-oriented sales and marketing professionals for top companies in Butte County. Specializing in sales and agricultural placements, our team will help you put your skills to work in a rewarding position that keeps you successfully moving forward. We currently are seeking a Direct-Hire 1099 candidate who wants to build their own schedule and income potential.

Job Description:
Use your sales and marketing skills to develop business, generate sales, increase brand awareness, and market products or services. Responsibilities may include: Generating client leads through cold calling and territorial sales; Identifying market trends and opportunities for new business; closing deals and executing a defined sales strategy; developing new business; building customer relations; participating in trade shows, conferences and special events; creating proposals; developing marketing plans; managing advertising and direct-mail campaigns; writing marketing communications and press releases; managing marketing projects from beginning to end; coordinating and tracking online advertising and sales initiatives; and using social media to effectively network, build brand awareness and drive sales.
Spherion offers a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Working hours: Flexable

Skills:
Requirements:
--Self-starter with a successful agricultural sales background
--Sales mentality with and understanding of basic marketing principles
--Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills
--Proficient in Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
--Strong attention-to-detail, organizational and multi-tasking skills
--Ability to negotiate, close sales, build client relations and develop new business
--Knowledge of advertising media, public relations and marketing plan development
--Ability to manage or lead a marketing initiative, from concept to completion
--Ability to work on a 100% commission based income
--Network of local farmers and ranchers
--Sales or marketing experience preferred
--Bachelor's in Business or Agriculture (or equivalent experience)

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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