Jarden Corporation National Account Specialist - Yankee Candle in South Deerfield, Massachusetts

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Position Title: National Account Specialist

Job Summary:

The National Account Specialist is responsible for providing order management/fulfillment support for Wholesale national accounts. The position is responsible for processing and monitoring assigned account orders from receipt to release in our warehouse system. Also acts as the primary communication and operational liaison to the National Account Manager to ensure customer order expectations and that requirements are met. Duties include but at not limited to: Reviewing incoming orders for accuracy, including customer specific pricing, promotional discounts, ship dates, terms, routing requirements, etc. before the order is released; Proactively monitor product availability on open orders and communicate potential back backorders to customers, internal sales, and operations teams; Manage order allocations and prepares orders for the warehouse management system; Researching chargebacks and serving as a primary liaison between sales, planning, IT and operations for assigned customer related order fulfillment issues.


The position is responsible for processing and monitoring assigned account orders from receipt to invoice in our warehouse system. This position is exposed to confidential information related to wholesale accounts, information and strategic initiatives undertaken by the Company.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates Degree or equivalent experience.

  • 1 2 years of sales/wholesale experience combined with demonstrated customer service experience preferred.

  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office).

  • Knowledge of supply chain systems and operations. Oracle and/or PKMS knowledge a plus.

  • Ability to juggle multiple tasks and prioritize one’s own work, strong self-motivation.

  • Attention to detail and strong organizational skills.

  • Ability to work independently or as part of a team.

  • Effective telephone communication and interpersonal skills including the ability to be friendly, courteous, and tactful.

  • Thorough knowledge of arithmetic including adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing to computer order costs.

Notice: This position is subject to a criminal background check and potentially and an education verification as part of the application process. At the time of interview, internal and external applicants will be required to sign a release authorizing the company to conduct criminal background check and/or education verification

About Yankee Candle

Yankee Candle is a leading designer, manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of premium scented candles, based on sales. Yankee Candle participates in the $25 billion global candle and home fragrance market. Yankee Candle has a 46-year history of offering distinctive products and marketing them as affordable luxuries and consumable gifts. Yankee Candle sells its products through a North American wholesale customer network of approximately 35,000 store locations, a growing base of Yankee Candle owned and operated retail stores, direct mail catalogs, and its Internet website (www.yankeecandle.com). Outside of North America, Yankee Candle sells its products primarily through an international wholesale customer network of over 6,000 store locations and distributors covering over 50 countries on a combined basis.

Yankee Candle is subsidiary of Newell Brands

Yankee Candle is part of Newell Brands, a global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate®, Sharpie®, Dymo®, EXPO®, Parker®, Elmer’s®, Coleman®, Jostens®, Marmot®, Rawlings®, Irwin®, Lenox®, Oster®, Sunbeam®, FoodSaver®, Mr. Coffee®, Rubbermaid Commercial Products®, Graco®, Baby Jogger®, NUK®, Calphalon®, Rubbermaid®, Contigo®, First Alert®, Waddington and Yankee Candle®. Driven by a sharp focus on the consumer, leading investment in innovation and brands, and a performance-driven culture, Newell Brands helps consumers achieve more where they live, learn, work and play.



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COMPANY: The Yankee Candle Company, Inc

Requisition Id: 111063

Location: MA - South Deerfield