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If you are interested in applying for an available position or would like to have your resume kept on file for a more suitable opportunity, please forward your resume, attention Human Resources to:

E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca

Resumes are kept on file for a period of three months.

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Thank you for your interest in Scholastic Canada.

Current Opportunities

Trade Sales Representative (Toronto, ON) | Warehouse Forklift Operator (Markham, ON) |

Trade Sales Representative

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THE OPPORTUNITY:

Are you interested in expanding and strengthening your sales skills within a dynamic environment?

Scholastic Canada is one of the country's leading publishers and distributors of children's books in both official languages. For over 60 years Scholastic Canada has introduced young people to the joys of reading. We are looking to add a motivated Sales Representative to join our Trade Sales team.  This position will report to the Indigo National Account Manager.

YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Collaborate with the Indigo National Account Manager to help build and execute an overarching account strategy that meets the sales objects and corporate goals
  • Sales leadership on specific categories within the account using a proactive, collaborative and positive approach
  • Sales pre-planning, prepare sales materials including account grids, sales decks and presentations for all meetings and business reviews
  • Analyze performance of new and evergreen product as well as promotional success using BNC Salesdata and internal systems; provide timely reports to key stakeholders
  • Build relationships with internal and external partners to ensure great customer service
  • Actively participate in internal sales conferences and sales strategy meetings; build product knowledge and provide market specific feedback

HOW YOU CAN FIT:

  • Ready to join a fast-paced sales team in a rewarding industry
  • 2-3 years of face-to-face sales experience preferably within the publishing industry
  • Excellent organizational skills, detail oriented, ability to quickly switch gears and an aptitude for problem-solving
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Proficiency with Power Point, Excel, Word and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of BNC Salesdata and Catalist
  • Valid driver’s license is an asset
  • A passion for children’s books is FUNdamental
  • Some travel will be required along with occasional weekends and evenings.

SOME OF ThE BENEFITS WE OFFER:

  • Competitive compensation package
  • Attractive corporate RRSP program
  • Health and Dental Benefits after probationary period
  • Employee discounts on scholastic merchandise!

Thank you for considering Scholastic Canada

If you are interested in the above position, please forward a copy of your resume including salary expectation, by March 9, 2018 to:

Human Resources Division
Fax: 905-887-3639
E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca


Warehouse Forklift Operator

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Openings exist in the Operations Division for the position of Warehouse Line Support, reporting to the Supervisor Line Support.

This position is seasonal (until June) working Monday to Friday.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure the necessary quantities of specific books are made available for production lines, sometimes using heavy machinery.
  • Ensure production lines are always stocked in order to maximize production.
  • Operate and effectively use RF scanners for warehouse line operations.
  • Stock books on production lines for pickers.
  • Operation R-20, 537, and Order Pickers.
  • Operate minor queries on AS/400 terminal such as stock availability or location.
  • Some heavy lifting (up to 40 lbs.) is also required.
  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Applicants must have a high school diploma along with 1 year of related work experience.
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Organizational and problem solving skills are required.
  • Attention to detail and the ability to be a team player are essential for this position.
  • A current forklift operator’s license (Reach, Order Picker, Swing Reach) would be an asset.
  • Previous experience with AS400 would be an asset.
  • This is a casual position that requires CSA approved (green-label) safety shoes.

Interested applicants are to forward a copy of their resume by March 9, 2018 to:

Human Resources Division
E-mail: resumes@scholastic.ca
Fax: 905-887-3639