Are you looking for a career opportunity in the Fresh Produce industry?
If so, we may have the opportunity you’re looking for.
Coastal Fresh Farms, Inc. is a grower, shipper and distributor of fresh produce based in southern California. We specialize in a full line of bunched vegetables for retail and foodservice customers. We are dedicated to meeting the demands of our customers with excellent service and high-quality produce.
We have an immediate opening for a Sales Assistant to join our team in the Oxnard, CA area. This would be a great entry level position for a recent college graduate.
The successful candidate will provide the necessary support to the field sales team. This candidate will be assisting with answering phones, helping the sales team with writing up and entering orders, and become the point of reference for colleagues and customers alike, by keeping schedules and providing feedback, documentation and information.
To be successful in this role, you will need:
- Bachelor’s degree in Agriculture preferred, but not required
- Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
- Strong written oral and interpersonal communication skills
- Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a fast-paced, high-energy environment
- Highly organized and can multi-task between different projects
- Ability to work independently and in a team-oriented environment
- Knowledge of Itrade, Famous, FoodlogiQ, Repositrak and SAP software preferred, but not required
- Knowledge of the produce industry preferred
This is a tremendous opportunity to work with a well-established company. We offer a competitive compensation package, and the opportunity for both personal and professional growth.
We offer a competitive compensation package including benefits and a 401K.