Outside Sales Associate

Lampert Lumber Lake Elmo, MN
Outside Sales Associate

Lampert Lumber is a multi-location lumberyard company that has been in business since 1887. We supply top-quality lumber, tools, and hardware supplies for homeowners and contractors. We are currently recruiting for an Outside Sales Associate to join our team. The Outside Sales Representative will maintain and acquire respectable contractor customers, service their needs, and coordinate the shipment of materials.

This is a great opportunity for an individual with field experience looking to join a strong company in an office setting with training and advancement opportunities.

Responsibilities of this position include:

* Provide prompt, knowledgeable and high-quality service to contractors with material needs in all aspects of residential construction.

* Follow up and solicit lumber and building materials business, resolve builder issues.

* Prepare cost estimates and place special orders. Follow up with vendors on pricing and delivery of special order items. Assist in timely collection of amounts due.

* Providing a professional work environment to customers, contractors and vendors.

* Assist with in-store selling or counter work as required.

Successful candidates for this role will:

* Ability to read and interpret blue prints

* Prior experience in the building materials industry

* Strong communication skills

* Eagerness to learn

* Willingness to go above and beyond

* Work proactively to ensure maximum capacity is met at all times

* Strong organization skills

* Computer experience in Microsoft Office including Outlook and Word

We offer

* Well support your educational and career goals with our continuous education programs

* Full time, year-round position

* Health care benefits

* 401(k) with company match

* Paid time off

If you are a motivated individual looking to join a great team we hope to hear from you soon!

To be considered for this position please apply online by Friday, May 4, 2018.

EEO / Affirmative Action Employer