Agricultural Tele-Specialist (Home-based position)
Grasslands Group
Work from Home
Our client contracts with numerous players within the crop protection industry for short-term telephone projects. The intention of these projects is to create brand awareness, gather customer intelligence, provide customer service, and increase sales, retention, satisfaction, and loyalty of customer-base. As such, our client seeks individuals interested joining their database on an on-call basis (with option to decline) throughout the year.

As per each assignment, you would be required to make outbound calls to assigned retail and/or growers to complete things like surveys, discuss 'key' programs, products, services, or sales opportunities. Alternatively, you may contact existing customers with reminder messages about specific product and rebate deals. The ultimate goals is to develop a stronger relations between the customer and the client you are representing. This is not cold-calling, these would be warm calls.

If you could commit 2-4 hours per day during the project period, this is a great opportunity for:

  • Retirees/semi-retirees with agriculture sales background
  • Stay-at-home parents
  • University students
  • Farmers
  • Individuals working part-time To be successful, you offer:
  • Ability to relate to farmers with knowledge of agriculture industry (required)
  • Good telephone demeanor with clear English communication
  • An agricultural background (upbringing, education)
  • Ability to be available, and complete assignment, during the project timeline
  • Available and willing to attend a webinar training session
  • Ability to clearly communicate the company's message
  • Telephone with voicemail and quality internet access
  • Good computer skills
  • Detail focused
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Self-starter; not discouraged by rejection
  • A Canadian Social Insurance Card
What's in it for you?

  • Flexibility
  • Average of $25/hour
  • An employer that has been in the business for over 30 years If this sounds like something that would appeal to you, we invite you to apply today. More information will be shared with those with potential and we will garner your written authorization prior to sharing any of your information with our client.
Please note, there isn't a specific geographic focus for these contract roles. Projects have occurred within the Canadian prairies, Ontario, Quebec (bilingual required), and the United States midwest and northwest.

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