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Inside Sales - Trainee (3005)

Location Burlington
990 Fraser Drive Unit #3
Burlington, ON
L7L 5P5
Status Permanent - Full Time

Guillevin International ranks among Canada's largest distributors of electrical material. It is also a major distributor of safety products and equipment as well as industrial supplies. Its knowledgeable employees working in more than 100 Profit Centres in key locations across Canada ensure Guillevin's success by distributing a wide variety of products from selected world-class manufacturers. 

We are currently seeking for our location in Burlington, Ontario an energetic individual who excels in a team environment with the personal motivation to build a career. Our Sales Trainee Program is a fast-track training program designed to prepare the successful candidate for a full-time position in Inside Sales. 

MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES of an Inside Salesperson:

  • Answer incoming calls politely and professionally
  • Ask questions to identify the customer’s needs
  • Occasionally negotiates special pricing to secure orders at highest margin possible
  • Prompt response to customer inquiries
  • Meet customer expectation with respect to emergency and/or rush shipments
  • 100% order entry accuracy
  • Gather market intelligence and communicate same to PC Manager, Outside Sales
  • Develop strong relationships with key account
  • Take advantage of all opportunities to maximize gross margin
  • Promptly process customer request for returns
  • Take initiative to resolve service issues in a timely fashion
  • Assist at counter when traffic dictates
  • Advise purchasing of inventory issues/stock-outs
  • Utilize classroom and distance learning to continuously improve product knowledge in general and more specifically lighting and distribution


  • Have an excellent verbal, non-verbal and written communication skills
  • Highly flexible and adaptable with strong organizational and time management skills
  • Able to understand the customers' needs and deliver according to their expectations.
  • A team player, adaptable, energetic with a positive professional attitude and manner
  • Self motivated to improve business skills and product knowledge.


Guillevin offers exciting and challenging careers as well as a competitive Benefits Program.

Guillevin ensures equality in the recruitment and selection process by making employment decisions based on qualifications, relevant experience, knowledge and capability, demonstrated skills and accomplishments.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

The masculine gender is used solely to simplify the text.


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