Praxair Distribution, Inc., a subsidiary of Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process, specialty gases, high-performance coatings, and related services & technologies is seeking a Counter Sales / In Store Sales Representative for our branch in San Leandro, CA.
The Counter Sales / In Store Sales Representative will be responsible for performing customer service activities within a retail store environment, selling product to walk-in customers and proactively calling preferred and retail customers. The Counter Sales / In Store Sales Representative's product focus will be on gases, rentals, and welding equipment and supplies. This individual will also perform the duties of a Cylinder Handler. Counter Sales / In Store Sales
- Performs customer service activities including receiving and entering of telephone orders, answering questions, resolving challenges and tracing of order status or product shipments
- Performs Inside Sales or Counter Sales serving customers who come into the retail store
- Works closely with and provides support to Outside Sales team
- Evaluates and recommends appropriate product, equipment, and/or programs
- Promotes 'add-on' sales of gases and high margin hard goods accessories
- Conducts or participates in product demonstrations
- Maintains customer records and files, including accurate account setup and pricing
- Performs outbound calls to Retail and small 'B' customers
- Sells product at minimum discount to achieve target margins
- High School Diploma/GED required
- 1 year(s) of Customer Service/Inside Sales/Counter Sales preferred
- Excellent customer service skills
A little about us:
A global Fortune 300 company that supplies atmospheric, process and specialty gases, is focused on making our planet more productive.