Sales Manager in Training

Employer
Mattress Firm
Location
Odenton, MD
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Sep 18, 2017
Function
Management, Sales
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Most people start their day by climbing out of bed; our team starts the day by jumping right into them! We are currently looking for candidates motivated by growth, learning, challenge and advancement opportunity to join our Sales & Management Training Program! By joining the Sales & Management Training Program at Mattress Firm, you may not be joining an industry that would be considered, to many, glamorous. However, you will quickly realize that we are in the business of developing an unstoppable leadership team; our commodity of choice happens to be mattresses. We believe in order for a career to be truly fulfilling, it must provide three essentials: Reward; Growth, and a Sense of Purpose. Reward Reward can come in the form of compensation as well as recognition. Mattress Firm provides very competitive and lucrative earning opportunities, as well as an excellent benefits package. Additionally, we believe strongly in recognizing and rewarding sales and service excellence. For Mattress Firm to become the leading retailer in sleep solutions, it all starts with our Management Team. Growth Mattress Firm is the nation's largest and fastest growing specialty sleep retailer. There is an abundance of upward career mobility for those committed to personal and professional growth. Mattress Firm maintains a strong commitment to promoting from within our organization. We are committed to providing you with opportunities to apply your degree or business experience, develop professional selling skills, gain relevant management experience, and broaden your business acumen. Sense of Purpose Sense of Purpose can be found every day from helping your customers improve their lives through better sleep or through being involved in our efforts to support our local community. Mattress Firm is also actively committed to finding a cure for Pancreatic Cancer in our lifetime. Feeling engaged, feeling absorbed, and feeling that your goals and vision mesh with the mission of the organization you work in these are all hallmarks of working with a sense of purpose. As a full-time employee with Mattress Firm, Inc. you are eligible for the following benefits: Medical insurance Dental insurance Life insurance Vision insurance 401(k) Paid vacation & personal time off Employee purchase incentives We are confident that a sales & management career with Mattress Firm isn't just a stop on your resume it provides a solid career path with one of the most successful retailers in the country. And with our aggressive 5 year expansion plan set in motion, there's never been a better time to see what a mattress can mean to you! Qualifications Experience preferred, not required (that's why we have an extensive training program!) Bachelor's Degree or combined education & experience Strong customer service & verbal communication skills Bilingual a plus! Must be able to work evenings and weekends. Duties and Responsibilities Direct consumer sales Store management Store merchandising/marketing Inventory management & basic accounting functions Client relations