Assistant, Customer Manager

Work State CA-ON-Mississauga
Job ID
Work City
Sourcing Req
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Work Zip
L4W 4V9
Starting average hours per week
37.5 +


The Customer Manager Assistant will assist the Customer Manager functions and have a fundamental understanding of the sales process as well as Acosta’s enterprise software packages.


The incumbent(s) in this position should exhibit the following ACOSTA values:

People Minded – Must show dignity and respect to all people
Integrity – Must exemplify the highest degree of ethical behavior
Results Oriented – Must show passion, pride and commitment to succeed
Trust – Must be honest, sincere and confident
Teamwork – Must build trusting relationships
Innovation – Must progress through a combination of creativity, common sense and vision
Balance – Must maintain an optimistic attitude and keep perspective on what is important in life


Some Essential Functions of this Position:

  • Assist the Customer Managers in fulfilling responsibilities for customer proprietary sales planners and tracking systems.
  • Update specific customer reports such as distribution tracking, pricing reports, new item tracking, and special business initiative tracking.3. Assist in preparing post promotion analysis for specific manufacturers.
  • Under direction of Customer Manager, will coordinate activities to meet administrative requirements.
  • Assist Customer Manager in preparing for sales meetings, customer appointments, and principal meetings.
  • Assist Customer Manager in managing billing and accounts receivables.
  • Assist Customer Manager in managing Customer Service and Claims.
  • Assist Customer Manager in maintaining all relevant products and pricing.
  • Assist in communicating internally all information necessary.
  • Other duties as assigned


Minimum Education Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Some College

Experience Requirement:

  • Must have 3-5 years prior experience with data entry, preferably with a food broker or college graduate.
  • Must have prior experience utilizing MS Word, Excel and e-mail programs.

Knowledge, Skill and Ability Requirements:

  • Must possess excellent organizational skills and have a proven track record of meeting deadlines.
  • Must demonstrate good problem-solving ability and initiative in finding workable solutions to complex problems affecting multiple users of shared data.
  • Must be able to effectively communicate with others.
  • Must be able to operate a computer, calculator, printer, fax machine, telephone, copy machine and postage meter.

Acosta Sales & Marketing is an Equal Opportunity Employer



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