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Sales Director

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Dienon Inc.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada (hybrid)
17 days ago


Sales Director at Dienon Pet Food –Toronto, ON
Who we are: Headquartered in Toronto, Dienon is a new company changing the way pet-parents see nutrition for their loved ones. We focus on producing premium, healthy food all ethically sourced from Canadian partners. We believe the best foods are made with consciously sourced, top-quality ingredients from farmers and fisheries who believe in doing good for all animals and the environment.
We also prioritize the planet as we only have one, therefore, we introduce Insect-protein products in our recipes.
The Role:
In our accelerated growth journey and mission to Do Some Good for animals and the planet, we are looking for an exceptional, innovative, and mission-driven Sales Director to help us grow our distribution and sales network.
Past experience in the pet industry and/or as a Territory Sales Manager/Director is a requirement! Note: This role will require travel at times. You must have a valid driver’s license to be considered. Responsibilities:
  • Establish, develop, grow and maintain relationships with prospective customers to introduce them to Dienon products 
  • Use his existing network to bring the brand in stores
  • Regularly visit and phone prospective and existing customers for ongoing sales and support
  • Provide in-person and phone sales training to retailers to help educate them on the features and benefits of the products
  • Develop, maintain and execute on territory sales target list
  • Assist retailers with merchandising, purchasing and replenishment planning Participate in trade shows and conventions
  • Help to coordinate promotional events
  • Resolve retailer issues and complaints in a timely manner
  • Hybrid position ( traveling and meeting distributors, store owners/managers)
What you bring to the table:
  • Bilingual French/English is an asset
  • An outgoing personality with excellent people skills
  • Ability to relate and effectively build relationships with people
  • 5+ years of working experience in pet-related products sales
  • Excellent organizational skills, and the ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Proactive and positive attitude
  • Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
What We Offer: The opportunity to grow, develop and make an impact with a mission-driven, dynamic and fast-growing company.
  • Our Motto : Better for your pet and the planet!

Job Information

  • Job ID: 67670564
  • Workplace Type: Hybrid
  • Location:
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Company Name For Job: Dienon Inc.
  • Position Title: Sales Director
  • Primary Business: Pet Food Brand Owner/Marketer
  • Job Function: Purchasing
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: None
  • Min Experience: 5-7 Years
  • Required Travel: 25-50%
  • Salary: $100,000.00 - $150,000.00 (Yearly Salary)

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