HD Supply Counter Sales Associate in Gardena, California
HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Responsible for assisting with counter sales and customer service
Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities
Receives, researches, and answers customer questions regarding accounts, products, rates and services offered, via telephone or in person.
Engages with both counter customers and phone customers to fully identify needs, respond to inquiries or questions, and offer timely solutions.
Processes orders, quotes prices, enters orders into the system and provides order information to customers. Pull orders as required.
Communicates product features, benefits, and warranty policy information to customers.
Demonstrates knowledge of products and their applications (provides technical advice, troubleshoots, and helps resolve customers’ problems).
Upsells by identifying related products, add-on extensions and making customers aware of product promotions.
Ensures merchandise displays are stocked and clean.
May perform other duties as assigned.
Nature and Scope
Selects correct processes from clearly prescribed rules, past practices or instruction. Seeks advice and guidance on non routine or problem areas from supervisor. Deviations from the norm are cleared by the supervisor.
Under close supervision, exercises limited latitude/independent judgment. Work typically involves detailed checks or close review of output by a senior co-worker and/or supervisor.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Education and Experience
- HS Diploma or GED,strongly preferred. 0-2 years of experience in area of responsibility.
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
Demonstrated success providing excellent customer service.
Experience using sales order computer software, familiarity with Eclipse preferred.
Knowledge of HD Supply product lines preferred.
Merchandising experience a plus.
Job ID 2018-30326
Business Unit Construction Industrial WC
Functional Area Retail
Remote Position? No
Position Type Full-Time
HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.