The Hershey Company Intern, Field Sales (New York Metro) in New York, New York

Job Location: New York Metro Area, NY

*Must reside in New York Metro Area, NY

We are seeking top talent that has a passion for winning and making a difference. TheIntern, Field Salesposition at The Hershey Company provides the opportunity to work with our customers and build upon your business acumen skills.

Your introduction to the consumer products industry and selling will be delivered through real world experience with our grocers, convenience, and mass merchandiser customers. You will sell and negotiate distribution of Hershey products through the use of weekly sales figures and market data with a territory of high volume chain grocers, convenience, and mass merchandiser customers.

Training is on the job and focused on developing skills in driving business at retail. As an intern with our field sales organization, you will be responsible for supporting the sales team's efforts covering a geographic territory of established retail accounts.

Our interns possess strong selling and communication skills. In addition, critical thinking, leadership, and organizational skills are key to planning, prioritizing, and executing our business plan. Successful job performance comes from a commitment to generating results.

We offer a competitive hourly wage based on years of college completed and reimbursement for business mileage.

The qualified, successful candidate will possess the following:

  • Valid driver's license in good standing
  • Reliable transportation to complete multiple sales calls per day
  • Willingness to learn and motivation to succeed
  • Currently enrolled in an undergraduate degree program and entering your Junior or Senior Year

**This internship is going to cover a territory in the New York Metro Area, NYand will require a commitment of20 hours during the fall semester and 40 hours during the summer. Candidates must residein the New York Metro, NYareafor the duration of the internship.

The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The policy of The Hershey Company is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's race, color, gender, age, national origin, religion, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other categories protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

The Hershey Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veterans