Empire Merchants Metro LLC is a leading distributor of spirits and fine wines. We are the critical link between the companies that produce alcoholic beverages and the retail outlets where they are sold, or the restaurants and pubs where they are consumed.
We are seeking motivated people to join our team in a variety of functions, including education and training, finance, marketing, logistics and operations, delivery, and customer service.
EEO Policy Statement
Empire Merchants Metro is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, age, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other protected characteristic. Empire Merchants North will not discriminate against persons because of their disability, including disabled veterans, and will make reasonable accommodations for known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities. EEOC’s EEO is the Law poster: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/poster.cfm
Empire Metro's Equal Opportunity Policy an be found here
Manages members of the team in a work unit, department or functional area. Responsible for providing effective leadership while fostering a positive team environment,; provides overall direction, coordination, and evaluation of organizational unit, department and/or functional area. Performs supervisory responsibilities in accordance with the organization's policies and applicable laws. Responsibilities include but are not limited to, interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning, and directing work; appraising performance; recognizing, rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.
This position requires a 4-year college degree or the equivalent.
Minimum 8- 10 years industry experience with District Sales Manager experience being prerequisite.
This position does require computer skills. Programs such as Diver, WordPerfect, excel and power point are required.
This position needs leadership, interpersonal and organizational skills as well as computer proficiency, being able to solve problems and handling customer service.
CERTIFICATES AND/OR LICENSES:
Ability to hold a Solicitor’s Permit is a must
While performing the duties of this position the employee must be able to occasionally move and lift up to 50 pounds.
The associate frequently is required to stand, walk and sit, at a computer or in meetings. The associate must regularly visit accounts, which may require exposure to inclement weather and lifting of cases and/or Point of Sale.
WORKING CONDITIONS AND ENVIORNMENT
While performing the duties of this position, the associate may be exposed to outside weather conditions and internal office conditions.