Lead million-dollar sales for Billion-dollar brands
Account Executive - Montreal, QC
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Are you a leader? How would you like to help develop the strategy and improve the business models of global companies? Do you have an ambitious spirit, a real passion for winning, and an interest in traveling? If you have proven analytical skills and are looking for a rewarding job which will allow you to grow personally and professionally, then become a part of P&G’s Sales team. We are looking for someone with the ability to help us build collaborative and mutually-beneficial relationships with others.
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Procter & Gamble is hiring in Montreal!
Are you a leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for driving strategy, and the ability to build collaborative partnerships? We are currently looking for a strategic leaderand analytical thinkerto join our Quebec Sales team as an Account Executive. This is a remote position based in Montreal, however open to relocation to Toronto. Candidates are required to be fluent in French and English.
Account Executives Lead Our Strategy
At P&G, our Sales organization is key to managing the P&G business and our relationships with Canada’s largest retailers. When you join our Sales team at P&G, you do more than “sell”. From Day 1, you will become a strategy consultant, working with the largest retailers on the biggest brands in Canada. You will draw on creative and data-driven insights to develop winning business plans to your customer and manage a multi-million dollar budget to bring your ideas to life. From shelving assortment to product showcases to in-store marketing, you will get the satisfaction of seeing your work come to life in the Canadian market, and potentially beyond!
When you join P&G in Quebec, you become an integral part of a tight-knit team with a highly collaborative and growth mind-set. You will receive coaching and mentoring from leading Sales experts, and be able to showcase your skills and talent early on. Our Quebec roles provide you with exposure to a wide number of customers and categories, allowing you the opportunity to quickly develop strong and diverse Sales skills and experience. You will enjoy remote flexibility and travel, while forming close relationships with your colleagues through regular organized social activities and events. Our Quebec new hires also stay closely connected with our Toronto Head Office and travel to our Head Office throughout the year.
As an Account Executive,you will:
· Manage the P&G business and our relationships with Canada’s biggest retailers;
· Use proprietary research, industry and brand understanding, and real data to create and deliver business plans to your customers;
· Manage a multi-million dollar budget to execute and bring your ideas to life in the marketplace;
· Influence customers' decisions in critical business areas by using conceptual selling techniques and data-based presentations;
· Develop distribution, pricing, shelving, and merchandising strategies based on consumer research that provides insight into what drives shopper purchase behavior;
· Join our dynamic selling teams and work closely with colleagues across multiple functions: Brand Management, Supply Network Operations, and Finance
Experience Growth and Build a Challenging Career
At P&G, we aim to recruit, reward, and advance the best talent across Canada, and are proud to promote within to build our organization. This means we are not just offering you for a job out of university, we are hiring you with the expectation that you will grow into one of our future leaders. When you join P&G, you are given big responsibility from Day 1 and begin a journey where you will receive the mentorship, manager coaching, and dedicated training you need to become one of our future leaders.
P&G Canada has been named one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers (2020), Greater Toronto’s Top Employers (2020), Canada’s Top Employers for Young People (2020), and Canada’s Best Diversity Employers (2020).
What do our former new hires say about beginning a Sales career with P&G?
-Peter, Account Manager (BIB ’17)
“Since joining P&G, I have had the exciting challenge of developing tailored business plans to create value and build winning relationships with some of Canada’s largest retailers. My team, coach, and manager have given me the confidence and platform to make strategically bold decisions from Day 1.”
-Bruce, Account Manager (BCom ’18)
“I feel empowered by my manager to lead strategies that would have a meaningful impact to the business. I am constantly challenged to make creative connections and go beyond accepted ideas. Since joining P&G, every day continues to bring new opportunities that allow me to develop my leadership, analytical, and critical thinking skills.”
-Rinelle, Account Manager (BBA, ’18)
Click here to learn more about what our Account Managers do from Day 1!
P&G serves nearly five billion people around the world and has the strongest portfolio of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Tide®, Pantene®, Pampers®, Gillette®, and Old Spice®. Join us to have a dynamic career that will grow your skills as a world-class leader. See what P&G can do for you!
· You have a Bachelor's or Master's Degree;
·You have 0-3years of experience after graduation from a post-secondary institution;
·You possess natural leadership and business skills, demonstrated in academic / extracurricular activities and prior work experiences;
·You are fluent in French and English
·You have strong communication skills that will enable you to thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment;
·You enjoy analyzing data and thinking critically to uncover insights that will help influence business decisions;
·You have tenacity and an entrepreneurial spirit, and are passionate about winning;
·You are a team player and enjoy collaborating with a diverse group of professionals, turning them into an effective and powerful team;
·You have a demonstrated track record of initiative, innovation, and creativity.
·You enjoy a high level of autonomy and remote flexibility.
Our Account Executivespossess broad skill sets and diverse leadership experiences. We hire top talent from a variety of disciplines and areas of specialization.
How to Apply
Click the "Apply Now" button. A strong resume will use the Context-Action-Results (CAR) format and highlight measurable results, in the areas of leadership and data analysis, achieved in your previous roles and experiences.If your skills match our requirements, you will be asked to complete two online assessments. Prior to beginning your assessment, we encourage you to review theinformationherefor details on what to expect.
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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.
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Location: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Job Id: SLS00005647
Job categories: Sales
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