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Job Details

Technical Sales Specialist - Exports

Posted on Oct 22, 2020 by Barr-Ag Ltd

  • Location Olds, AB
  • Earnings $30.77 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1  Vacancy
  • Closing Date Dec 23, 2020
Job Requirements

Employer

Barr-Ag Ltd

Languages

English

Education

College/CEGEP

Other Languages

Japanese

Experience

2 years to less than 3 years

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • Presentation software
  • Accounting software
  • Database management
  • MS Office

Area of Specialization

Agricultural crop service

Type of Farm Operations

Grain, oil and forage crop

Type of Industry Experience

Agricultural industry

Specific Skills

  • Resolve product and service related problems
  • Prepare and administer sales contracts
  • Estimate costs of installing and maintaining equipment or service
  • Consult with clients after sale to provide ongoing support
  • Promote sales to existing clients
  • Identify and solicit potential clients
  • Assess client's needs and resources and recommend the appropriate goods or services
  • Develop reports and proposals to illustrate benefits from use of good or service
  • Conduct sales transactions through Internet-based electronic commerce
  • Provide input into product design where goods or services must be tailored to suit client's needs
  • Certify seed crops, oversee the quarantine, treatment or destruction of plants and plant products, and the fumigation of plants and plant product imports and exports

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Vehicle supplied by employer
  • Willing to travel regularly
  • Willing to travel cross-border
  • Willing to travel overnight
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is not available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Fast-paced environment
  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Tight deadlines

Work Location Information

  • Rural area
  • Outside Canada

Technical Experience

Import and export products

Customs Broker Skills

Prepare and process import and export documents and other forms on behalf of clients


How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

By Mail:

33115 Range Road 10 a
Olds, Alberta T4H1G6

Advertised Until

Dec 23, 2020

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Technical Sales Specialist - Exports is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Technical Sales Specialists - Wholesale Trade
OBJECTIVE

Interest in troubleshooting technical problems related to equipment; may train customers' staff in the operation and maintenance of equipment

SOCIAL

Interest in persuading to promote sales to existing clients; may supervise the activities of other technical sales specialists

innovative

Interest in analyzing information to identify and solicit potential clients, and to consult with clients after sale to resolve problems and provide ongoing support

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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