Careers

People who thrive at TallGrass are aligned to our values and care personally about a holistic approach to wellness, business excellence and on-going development.

TallGrass Values

Why work at TallGrass

Are you excited about a career that aligns with your personal values? One where you feel grateful to use your passion for health and sustainability and work with an equally passionate team.

TallGrass might be the right home for you if:

  • You want to use your career skills to make a difference in the health and wellness of our community
  • You want to work somewhere that you can feel proud to share with the world
  • You want to work for a company where people care about each other and contribute to making it a great place to work

Career Opportunities

Outside Key Account Manager - Quebec

Application closing date: August 28, 2020
Reporting to: Quebec Regional Sales Manager

Job Mission/Summary:

We are looking for a values-aligned Key Account Manager to join our Quebec-based sales team in a permanent, full-time capacity. As a Key Account Manager, your mission is to surpass TallGrass sales targets by providing outstanding customer service to a defined territory of new and existing customers, building and maintaining a regular call cycle, developing business plans and marketing for customers, coordinating demos and trainings for both retail staff and consumers. Some travel, attendance at tradeshows, educational seminars and sales meetings will be required.

Outcomes/Critical Success Factors:
  • Presence - Continuously build strong relationships with retail staff and buyers through regular monthly visits and consistent exposure to TallGrass brands through consistent sampling and product updates
  • Performance Driven - Consistently exceeds quarterly sales by brand budget as defined by Sales Management
  • Inspire through education - Demonstrate strong product knowledge and education ability while executing, co-ordinating and completing all brand training requirements with retailers, annually
  • Analysis aptitude - Consistently manage budgets and execute marketing programs, including ads and demos, to meet or exceed ROI goals
  • Strategic Focus - Achieve and surpass goals on new item placement, off shelf and top selling product placement
Competencies:
  • Experience in the industry - You have previous Key Account Management experience and natural health retail experience, preferably as buyer/manager
  • People Person - You continuously build strong relationships with retail staff and buyers
  • Team player – You love to collaborate and seek to build strong relationships with other TallGrass stakeholders such as co-workers and vendors
  • Performance driven – You consistently exceed quarterly sales by brand budget by partnering with retailers on promotions, marketing, demos and events
  • Walk the walk and talk the talk – You are passionate about the natural health industry, our brands and our company and that’s reflected in your lifestyle
  • Share your knowledge with passion – You enjoy teaching and talking with people about products, nutrition and natural living
  • Marketing innovation – You consistently manage marketing programs with creativity to grow your sales
  • Organized almost to a fault – You are uber organized, detail oriented and as a result can effectively manage your time and prioritize your tasks
  • Clear and effective communicator – You are able to clearly and effectively communicate, both written and verbally, with coworkers at TallGrass, our customers and our vendors
  • Road Warrior – You love being on the road and visit the stores in your territory regularly and consistently
  • Entrepreneurial mindset – You care about the business in your territory as if it were your own and are a self-motivated, ambitious, high-achiever
  • Open to new ideas – You have a willingness to learn new things and are adaptable and flexible
  • Creative problem solver and resolution seeker – You come to the table with potential solutions to problems you encounter
  • Technologically Savvy – You have excellent computer skills including MS office skills (Excel Word, Outlook) and a willingness to adapt to new programs and tools
  • Bonjour! – Being bilingual in French and English is essential in this role
If you are interested in learning more and applying for this role, please apply here: https://www.fitzii.com/apply/50311
Don’t see the right role but still interested in connecting? Send your resume and dream job details to hr@tallgrass.ca.