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Key Account Manager

GURU Beverage

GURU is a vibrant and fast-growing company that pioneered the world’s first all-natural and organic energy drink back in 1999. We are looking for a passionate, motivated and dedicated Key Account Manager for our US Sales Team. Here's your chance to revolutionize the energy drink industry! Good Energy does exist!

At GURU, we admire action-oriented, creative, authentic, sincere individuals who are true to their ideas and bring passion to their work. Our good energy comes from people first. If you have enthusiasm, positive energy, and are really good at what you do, then you probably will feel right at home here. 

Job description:
The Key Account Manager could be located in California, USA or Montréal, Canada and must be willing to travel across USA, as needed. The main responsibilities will be: 

  • Generate growth and profitability in key accounts
  • Develop and manage regional and national chains and brokers
  • Develop and maintain collaborative long-term relationships with chain account buyers
  • Work with distributor partners to identify opportunities and grow market share
  • Track, analyze and report on sales, pricing, promotional performance and for category review
  • Negotiate product placement to obtain optimal positioning
  • Deliver added value and persuasive sales presentations to increase sales
  • Work closely with sales team to ensure excellence in execution
  • Drive innovative promotions and marketing that can be utilized at the retail level


Required Skills and Experience:

  • Excellent verbal and written English communication skills
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in sales and negotiation (Food & Beverage industry, an asset)
  • University or College Degree in Administration, Business or a related field
  • Proven track record in managing National Accounts
  • Strong selling, negotiation and motivational skills
  • Creativity and ability to think outside of the box
  • Risk and ambiguity tolerance
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to put together persuasive sales stories
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word, and Power Point
  • Positive Attitude, High level of Energy and Passionate
  • A valid driver’s license with a clean record and a valid passport


The Offer:

We strongly believe that our success depends on the quality of our team. As a GURU employee, you will receive the following: 

  • The opportunity to excel within a genuine team that values integrity and puts its staff above all else
  • Career opportunities to grow within our organization
  • Continuous feedback and coaching on your performance
  • Competitive salary and sales incentive
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holidays
  • Health insurance
  • Fitness allowance (up to $600 per year)
  • Free GURU

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