Mohawk Industries SALES ASSISTANT III in DALTON, Georgia

Overview:

Mohawk Industries is the leading global flooring manufacturer that creates products to enhance residential and commercial spaces around the world. Mohawk’s vertically integrated manufacturing and distribution processes provide competitive advantages in the production of carpet, rugs, ceramic tile, laminate, wood, stone and vinyl flooring. Our industry-leading innovation has yielded products and technologies that differentiate our brands in the marketplace and satisfy all remodeling and new construction requirements. Our brands are among the most recognized in the industry and include American Olean, Bigelow, Daltile, Durkan, Karastan, Lees, Marazzi, Mohawk, Pergo, Unilin, Quick-Step and IVC. During the past decade, Mohawk has transformed its business from an American carpet manufacturer into the world’s largest flooring company with operations in Australia, Brazil, Canada, Europe, India, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia and the United States.

Are you Mohawk Material? We’re the biggest and the best flooring company in the world, and we are looking for a Sales Assistant to support our continued growth! At Mohawk there are always opportunities for high performing talent to excel. Are you the best? If so show us what you are made of and come build your career with us!

Responsibilities:

  • Conducts research, develops content and creates effective presentations

  • Event planning – responsible for coordinating schedules, agenda, location, travel and preparing meeting materials for various customer and sales conventions, meetings and mill trips. Travel may be required

  • Coordinate scheduling of tours, speakers, presenters, conference rooms, and sales or customer events for the light Lab

  • Create product palettes for customer visits and arrange samples for specific visitors

  • Act as administrative coordinator for Product Management and Product Design

  • Collate and distribute department reports (PD, PM, Design, Sales, Trend and Trade Shows)

  • Participate in Design Vision development and present CEU’s and PowerPoint presentations to visitors/designers

  • Coordinate shipping needs for product development

  • Code and approve Accounts Payable invoices

  • Involves some level of internal and external customer contact

  • Supports projects for the team operations in terms of presentation materials, distribution list maintenance and other projects as agreed to.

  • Monitor and maintain supply inventory levels for samples and light lab, product displays, palettes and professional presentation of the Light Lab space.

  • Administrative duties also include answering phone, email response and inquires to employees, sales, design and customers, preparing meeting materials, etc.

Qualifications:

Minimum 2 years of college or equivalent combination of education and experience

Strong communication skills

Intermediate Computer Skills: Microsoft Office Suite

Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively

Attention to detail and organizational skills

Intermediate analytical skills

Mohawk Industries, Inc offers a comprehensive compensation package that includes a wide variety of benefit options so that individuals can tailor plans that are right for him or her. Benefits include health care with a prescription card, dental/vision, disability, life insurance, 401(k) plan with company match, employee purchase discounts, tuition reimbursement for undergraduate and graduate programs and much more.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Job ID 2017-31754

FLSA Status NonExempt

Company MOHAWK

Business Site US-GA-DALTON

Job Group Sales