Entry Level Sales Consultant in Minneapolis, MN at Avenica Careers

Date Posted: 10/24/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Avenica actively recruits college graduates seeking entry level positions using a proven, personalized process to connect grads with great jobs, not with an app or an algorithm. Whether you are fresh out of college and looking for your first real job, or a few years out and looking to redirect your entry level career, we can help you. Our model focuses on finding the right candidate for each position. To learn more, visit our website at www.Avenica.com.

Avenica is searching for the right candidate to fill an Entry Level Sales Consultant position with a pioneering modern design products company with international acclaim. Our client is expanding and is looking for bright, motivated recent college graduates. Individuals will be trained and mentored in a variety of areas within the industry.

The Consultant will perform the necessary sales, marketing and related supporting functions as required to obtain, develop and maintain quality sales/representative accounts and to insure these accounts are within the scope of our client’s manufacturing and profit objectives. Regional and international travel is required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Partner with the business to learn all functional areas and share experiences and knowledge
  • Coordinate activities required in handling customer/representative accounts.
  • Manage the process from beginning to end, including production, service inquiries, new designs, redesigns/reworks, etc.
  • Provide accurate information for drafting
  • Comply with and reinforcing safety, security and environmental policies
  • Develop skills that support excellence in execution and leadership
  • Gain understanding of cost drivers to develop new products
  • Contribute and manage continuous improvements activities
  • Provide the technological knowledge required to develop execute capital projects

Key Skills Required:

  • Innovative and critical thinking skills
  • Good communication, listening and influencing skills - Customer Satisfaction is KEY!
  • Passion for continuous improvement
  • Basic presentation skills
  • A positive attitude
  • Ability to work collaboratively with other groups
  • Basic understanding of engineering and/or chemical principles
  • Action Oriented, Interpersonal Savvy, Communication Skills, Planning, Self Development, Dealing with Ambiguity, Creativity, and Innovation Management

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree required - All majors encouraged to apply - Business, Economics, History, Psychology, Sociology, Communications, Anthropology, Liberal Arts, Biology, English, Criminal Justice, Political Science, etc.
  • Strong business acumen combined with an intellectual curiosity to learn about design, detail, product solutions, supply chain, and more             
  • Microsoft Suite Proficiency is required
  • Customer service focus
  • Open to regional and international travel


  • Excellent base with unlimited earning potential
  • Excellent health benefits and 401K matching

Avenica considers the entire candidate – not just specific college degree or work experience – while trying to find a perfect career match. If we believe we can be a valuable resource to you in your job search, we will help you identify your transferable skills, discuss potential career options, and coach you on your resume and interview skills. All of our services are free of charge to job seekers.

Our customized and personalized approach has helped us connect thousands of college graduates to meaningful entry-level jobs at high-growth companies.

Job Requirements

Avenica is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages applicants of all ages, experiences, and backgrounds to apply for open positions. Avenica does not discriminate on the basis an applicant’s age, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, disability, sexual orientation, or status with regard to public assistance.