Guitar Center Stores, Inc Ed Rep Support in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Job DescriptionAbout Music .and. ArtsMusic .and. Arts embodies the world of creativity and music by encouraging ourteammates to find their own individual sound. We strive to create lifelongmusicians and make a difference in the world by enabling musicians andnon-musicians alike to experience the almost indescribable happiness thatcomes from playing an instrument. We believe in putting our customers first,engaging with respect and integrity and fulfilling our mission with passion.Are you a people person who loves solving problems? Do you love music? Doyou believe in the power of music to bring people together? If you do, andyou want to be a key player in an organization whose purpose is to fill theworld with more music and to develop generations of new musicians then we havea position where you can find your sound.Love this gig and want to apply?Send your resume and cover letter today along with salary expectations!Music .and. Arts is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides fair and equalemployment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race,color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity,national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protectedstatus prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. All employmentdecisions are based on valid job- related requirements.If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran andare unable or limited in your ability to use or access our website, you mayrequest a reasonable accommodation to express interest in a specific opening.You can request reasonable accommodation by calling 1-818-735-8800 ext. 2862or by sending an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.RequirementsJob Title: Educational Sales Representative The first Music .and. Arts was located in a small house in Bethesda, MD andrun by founder Benjamin O'Brien. When Music .and. Arts opened its doors in1952, we offered printed music, music lessons, dance lessons, and artsupplies. Ben decided shortly after opening his business that he wanted tofocus on music to better serve his customers -- a decision that remains intact Since the 1990's, Music .and. Arts has expanded nationwide through organicgrowth and a series of acquisitions and mergers with other music dealers. In2005, Music .and. Arts joined forces with American Music to become the largestband and orchestra instrument retailer in the United States. Based inFrederick, MD, Music .and. Arts is now part of the Guitar Center enterpriseand comprises 200+ retail stores, 120+ educational representatives,and 300+ affiliate locations. The purpose of the Ed Rep support staff is to give paperwork support to thesales reps, and provide a contact at the Reps' home bases. This person ison the front line for the Ed Reps to process paperwork and merchandise forthem to adequately serve the schools and band directors in a geographic area. Superstar candidates will be able to:Provide support to a single or a group of Ed Reps, by preparing contractsand instruments for delivery to schoolsOnce completed, reconcile the contracts and batch them to corporate forprocessing.Be a telephone support contact for Ed Reps who are one on the road -- act as amessage center for the Reps.To join our band you'll need the followingexperience:High school diploma or GED required3 -- 5 years clerical experienceBasic knowledge of Music .and. Arts vendors' products (preferred)Must have proficiency with Microsoft Office Products -- Word, Excel andOutlook Standout applicants will demonstrate:Ability to have strong organizational skills and be a self-motivatedindividual with minimal supervisionEffective verbal and written communicationAbility to learn company systems and processes and use them effectivelyEqual Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individualswith disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.