Lithia Springs, Georgia

Welcome to Gordon Food Service! We are excited that you are thinking about opportunities with us, and we have an amazing story to share. See below for a quick glance of who we are and the impact you could have on the food service industry. There's a seat at our table for you...

Job Description

Outside Sales Representative

Territory: Macon, GA

For over 125 years, Gordon Food Service has delivered the excellence, expertise, and quality products our customers need to design successful food operations and experiences. We've grown to be the largest family-operated broad-line food distribution company in North America by being passionately committed to the people we serve.

As an Outside Food Sales Representative, you'll be responsible for the overall sales and relationship management efforts for existing and prospective customers within your assigned territory. This includes pursuing new customers, deepening and strengthening existing customer relationships, and sales territory management. You'll help them to achieve their goals and, in return, yours!

Pay: Compensation structure which includes salary, commission, and bonuses
  • $50- $70K Annual Salary
  • Financial rewards for performance
  • Automobile expense reimbursement plan
  • Cell phone reimbursement plan

Why choose GFS?
  • 89% of leadership is hired from within GFS - start your career here!
  • Career development, mentor, and leadership training programs
  • Affordable benefits plans start day 1!
  • Profit sharing and 401K with 4% match

Sales support and resources
  • Mobile ordering
  • Exclusive, high-quality brands
  • E-tools that assist with organization and selling strategies, including a newly developed CRM
  • Sophisticated warehouse systems that ensure order fulfillment accuracy

Does this look like you?
  • High school diploma/GED required. Bachelor's degree or culinary certificate preferred
  • At least 1 year of prior sales, business, or food service experience
  • You must be able to obtain your food safety certification
  • You must maintain a valid state driver's license and a safe driving record
  • Your car is your office! Expect daily travel throughout your assigned territory

BE PART OF AN AMAZING CULTURE WHERE WHAT MATTERS TO YOU, MATTERS TO US!

Gordon Food Service values our customers and understands that their success is largely dependent upon their workforce. To demonstrate our commitment to our partnership, we will require any candidate who works for a Gordon Food Service customer to provide a letter of support from their management if they are selected for the interview process.

Gordon Food Service is an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants and employees will receive consideration for employment, or in terms or conditions of employment, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with disability. The EEO is the Law poster is available here: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. If you require reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process due to a disability, please submit your request to talent@gfs.com and use the words "Accommodation Request" in your subject line. Please keep in mind this method is reserved for individuals who require accommodation due to a disability.

All Gordon Food Service locations are tobacco-free. Gordon Food Service is a drug-free workplace and drug tests all employees.

Lithia Springs, Georgia

Who We Are

For over 125 years, we’ve delivered the excellence, expertise, and quality products our customers need to design successful food operations and experiences. We’ve grown to become the largest family-operated broadline food service distributor in North America by upholding the same business approach since 1897—being passionately committed to the people we serve.

Culture

The Gordon Food Service culture is truly a people-focused culture, forged through camaraderie, teamwork, and inclusion. Our business model is one of servant leadership. We best serve the customer by serving with great care those who serve our customers. We are what we say we are. Be part of it.

Why Apply?

Are you a Military Veteran or Spouse who is looking for a civilian career that provides opportunities for growth and career advancement?  Gordon Food Service is proud to hire veterans and active-duty service men and women. Leadership, strategy development and teamwork are the foundation for Gordon Food Service's success, and we want your military experience to help you succeed in your career. Apply with Gordon Food Service today to take that next step in your journey.

What Happens After I Apply?

Once you click ‘Apply Now’, Gordon Food Sevice will receive a notification with your information.  In order to be considered for next steps, please make sure you have an updated resume uploaded to your RecruitMilitary profile.  Once Gordon Food Service reviews your resume and profile, a recruiter will reach out to provide you with more information and to schedule you for an interview.

 

 

 

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