Commodity Sales/Purchasing Trainee

SG Industries is an internationally recognized independent global distributor of electronic components located in Beverly, MA. 

We are currently seeking a highly motivated individual who is looking to establish a rewarding career in a progressive, fast paced sales environment.

In this position you will learn the business with guidance from our experts in buyer/purchasing and sales positions to:

  • Develop new business partnerships and cultivate existing partnerships.
  • Develop marketing strategies or supply plans for or with SGI customers.
  • Negotiate electronic component transactions with customers.
  • Promptly respond/resolve customer concerns/problems.
  • Stay abreast of current market conditions.
  • Ensure all customer/market data is accurately reflected in SGI’s database.
  • Schedule and participate in meetings at customer locations as needed.

Qualified candidates must possess an AS degree or higher. Must be a tenacious self-starter with strong investigative skills who loves to talk on the telephone. Excellent oral and written communication skills, good computer/internet skills as well as the proven ability to stay focused while juggling multiple priorities.

We offer a professional and fun work environment, the opportunity to earn unlimited commission and excellent benefit programs. Please send your resume in confidence to hr@sgidirect.com. EOE