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Davidson Specialty Foods is the largest specialty foods distributor in New England, carrying over 6,000 items in natural, organic, specialty, Kosher, and ethnic lines at their CT warehouse facility. Founded on the value of providing quality products at a level of service second to none, Davidson has been bringing value to their customers for over 36 years. Davidson Specialty Foods is one of the many companies within the C&S Family of Companies, the largest wholesale grocery supply company in the U.S. and the industry leader in supply chain innovation.
Working Safely is a Condition of Employment at Davidson Specialty Foods Co.Davidson Specialty Foods is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and considers qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.
As an Administrative Assistant , you are responsible for providing clerical and administrative support for the Sales team
Proficient with Excel, Power Point & good working knowledge of Word
Performs Clerical & Administrative support for the Sales Department
Prepares, maintains & distributes sales reports
Ensure excellent customer service to independent accounts as well as Big Y account
Proof read work, accuracy & attention to detail essential for all reports & deal sheets.
Assists Sales Department with Food Show brochures & reports
Must Prioritize assignments, work independently as well as in a team setting
Can proceed with objectives with minimal supervision
Communicate with all customers & sales reps politely & effectively.
Cross train clerical staff within sales department
Help with any other office related function when asked by supervisor.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
Good verbal and written communication skills; listen and get clarification; respond well to questions; edit work for spelling and grammar; present numerical data effectively
Computer experience, including database software; Human Resource systems; Payroll systems; spreadsheet and Word processing software
Math skills: able to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals
Frequently required to site
Legally authorized to work in the United States or the ability to obtain the same
Compliance with all company policies and procedures
Successful completion of pre-employment drug testing and background check
Requisition ID 12682
Company Davidson Specialty Foods LLC