ABOUT ZINK

Zink Foodservice is an Employee-Owned company, providing comprehensive sales, marketing, distribution and installation services for premier manufacturers and authorized dealers of foodservice equipment, smallwares, tabletop, furniture and supplies.  Zink Foodservice is a full-service Branch Office for its manufacturers with offices and culinary centers in several markets.  Our company culture and core values are evident throughout our organization.  Zink Foodservice associates work hard and play hard while managing a great work/life balance.

QUALIFICATIONS

The ideal Project Coordinator is an enthusiastic, career-minded professional that is eager to join our growing Client Services Team. He or she is detail-oriented, takes initiative, and possesses the ability to work in a team environment. This results-driven individual will be responsible for supporting a group of territory sales managers in their day-to-day selling efforts, opportunity quoting, project management, as well as providing pro-active follow up and overall account support.

A model candidate will be technically savvy, able to work with a multitude of platforms and programs, and have the tenacity to suggest and implement new ideas. They are a fast learner, with a great sense of humor, and works well under pressure and with a sense of urgency.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Learn and continually improve product knowledge of 25+ manufacturers with a focus on our tabletop and smallware lines.
  • Efficiently and accurately communicate relevant project information to customers, manufacturers, and sales representatives
  • Identify potential sales opportunities
  • Continually build relationships with our customer base
  • Provide quotes and product information using quoting and sales management software
  • Handle purchase orders, order acknowledgements, and other project related
  • documents in a time sensitive manner
  • Continually provide customer service post purchase
  • Coordinating of project related items
  • Additional items as assigned by Sr. Project Coordinator and Sales Representatives

REQUIREMENTS

  • Proficient computer skills – especially Microsoft Outlook and Excel, with willingness to learn new programs as needed
  • Efficient time management skills
  • Ability to effectively communicate via phone and email
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills

PREFERRED

  • Bachelor’s degree in Communication or Business
  • 1-2 years of experience in the food service and/or customer service industry

DESIRED

• Experience with Salesforce CRM

*The Project Coordinator reports to the Sr. Project Coordinator and has no direct reports.

WHAT SETS ZINK APART FROM OTHER COMPANIES

Leadership says:
• Dynamic, growing company founded in 1977
• Leading manufacturers representative firm
• Family-friendly, work-hard-play-hard atmosphere
• Involved in community
• Many growth opportunities
• An ESOP company since 2017

The team says:
• Core values displayed everyday
• Genuine people and culture
• Family oriented
• Represent premium brands in the foodservice industry
• Work-life balance (40-hour job, 8 am – 5 pm Monday through Friday)
• “This company is epic!”