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Inside Sales Coordinator Co-Op (Spring Semester Internship) in Portland, OR at ScottsMiracle-Gro

Date Posted: 1/10/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Scotts Miracle-Gro we think people are like plants....in the right place you will grow and flourish. Are you an advocate of making the world a more beautiful place by inspiring others, championing new ideas and being intellectually curious? Are you not afraid to roll up your sleeves and get your hands dirty? If so, then we want you as part of our Scotts family!

We’re looking for an Inside Sales Associate/Coordinator in Vancouver, WA

Our internship program is designed to cultivate the professional growth of
students through a dynamic work environment. You will work on meaningful projects and have opportunities to learn from
industry leaders. We are committed to your development but will also rely
on you to bring new knowledge, new ideas and innovation into our
organization!

In this role, you will:

Provide phone and email support for the CSO, Sales Manager and Account Managers.
Responsible for field customer calls and emails in a timely fashion.
Manage stores in the territory with annual sales of $100K or less.
Represent the company at customer events, grand openings and tradeshows.
Responsible for putting together samples and marketing packages/posters for customers.
Assist with quoting customers and submitting to the pricing group.
Assist in scheduling store visits (shared calendar).
Send out approved email blasts on new products, stock issues and tips.
Assist, prepare and attend customer events.
Assist with RMA and accounting issues.
Trade show support.
Responsible for new customer and customer anniversary mailings.
Responsible for preparing customer performance Thank you cards.
Visio and power point assistance.
Assist with sales presentations for executive meetings.

Assist as necessary with supplier contracts.

Provide assistance for the National Sales Meeting.
Prepare and send samples, literature and SWAG to customers.


The perfect person will:
Be enrolled in an accredited college, university or trade school.
Possess strong analytical and leadership skills.
Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication.
Prioritize collaboration and problem solving.
Manage multiple tasks and is detailed-oriented.
Have prior internship experience (preferred but not required).
 

COME GROW WITH US, WHERE THE GRASS REALLY IS GREENER!

Not interested in this role? Check out our other career opportunities and learn more about what it’s like to work at Scotts MiracleGro by accessing our Talent Network: SMG Talent Network

The Scotts Miracle-Gro Company (NYSE: SMG) is the world's largest marketer of branded consumer lawn and garden products, with a full range of products for professional horticulture as well. Scotts Miracle-Gro has helped to grow the nearly $7 billion global consumer lawn and garden market through product innovation, industry-leading advertising efforts and its trusted brands.

The brands and products within our portfolio include: Scotts, Miracle-Gro, TomCat, Ortho, RoundUp, Bonnie Plants, Osmocote, Earthgro and Fafard.

Scotts is an EEO Employer, dedicated to a culturally diverse, drug free workplace.

EEO/AA Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Notification to Agencies:

Please note that the Scotts Miracle-Gro company does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Master Service Agreement, and specific approval to submit resumes to an approved requisition, the Scotts Miracle-Gro company will not consider or approve payment regarding recruiter fees or referral compensations.