ACCOUNT MANAGER
Monterey, CA Procurement
Job Type
Full-time
Description

POSITION SUMMARY

PRO*FRESH Sourcing LLC, a sister company of PRO*ACT, is looking for a dynamic individual to join our Procurement team!  

Some of the key responsibilities include:

  • Managing communications and information flow among suppliers, distributors and other departments
  • Prepare P.O.s for product sourcing
  • Network/collaborate with internal team and distributor procurement and sales teams to grow business
  • Coordinate logistics to ensure appropriate shipping and cold chain management; maximize freight per truck while separating orders based on refrigeration needs, potential for product interactions, etc.
  • Visit distributors, attend industry events and/or participate in Pro*Act’s annual sales and procurement conferences


POSITION HIGHLIGHTS

  • Excellent Pay
  • Generous Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Paid Time Off
  • Exceptional Team Oriented Culture
  • On Site gym
  • Casual attire
  • FUN, rewarding environment!
Requirements

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION REQUIRED

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • 1-2 years of produce sales experience required.
  • Proficient in Excel and Word required.
  • Familiarity with Smartsheets preferred.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment required.
  • Ability to effectively communicate in stressful situations required.
  • Ability to problem solve with minimal oversight required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team required.
  • Strong negotiating skills with a high focus on customer service required.
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written required.

About PRO*ACT

PRO*ACT is America’s leading distributor of fresh produce to the fresh food industry, utilizing its network of over 50 distribution companies operating over 70 third-party inspected, independently owned distribution centers across the United States and Canada. PRO*ACT sources perishable product from premier local, national and regional suppliers and markets a one-call solution to fresh food operators who benefit from PRO*ACT’s category cost management through commodity contract pricing, in-house consultation services, and integrated produce program distribution management.


Equal Opportunity Employer


Disclaimer

This position description is not intended, and should not be construed to be, an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended, however, to be an accurate reflection of those principal job elements essential for making decisions related to job performance, employee development and compensation. As such, the incumbent may perform other duties and responsibilities as required.


Salary Description
$67,000- $75,000 annually