Account Executive

Procter & Gamble
Toronto ON
30+ days ago
Procter & Gamble
Procter & Gamble
pg.com

Job Description

Are you a leader with an entrepreneurial spirit, a passion for driving strategy, and the ability to build collaborative partnerships?We are currently looking for strategic leaders and analytical thinkers to join our Sales team as Account Executives.

Account Executives Lead Our Strategy

At P&G, our Sales organization is key to managing the P&G business and our relationships with Canada's largest retailers. When you join our Sales team at P&G, you do more than "sell". From Day 1, you will become a strategy consultant, working with the largest retailers on the biggest brands in Canada. You will draw on creative and data-driven insights to develop winning business plans to your customer and manage a multi-million dollar budget to bring your ideas to life. From shelving assortment to product showcases to in-store marketing, you will get the satisfaction of seeing your work come to life in the Canadian market, and potentially beyond!

As an Account Executive, you will:

  • Manage the P&G business and our relationships with Canada's biggest retailers;
  • Use proprietary research, industry and brand understanding, and real data to create and deliver business plans to your customers;
  • Manage a multi-million dollar budget to execute and bring your ideas to life in the marketplace;
  • Influence customers' decisions in critical business areas by using conceptual selling techniques and data-based presentations;
  • Develop distribution, pricing, shelving, and merchandising strategies based on consumer research that provides insight into what drives shopper purchase behavior;
  • Join our dynamic selling teams and work closely with colleagues across multiple functions: Brand Management, Supply Network Operations, and Finance

Experience Growth and Build a Challenging Career

At P&G, we aim to recruit, reward, and advance the best talent across Canada, and are proud to promote within to build our organization. This means we are not just offering you for a job out of university, we are hiring you with the expectation that you will grow into one of our future leaders. When you join P&G, you are given big responsibility from Day 1 and begin a journey where you will receive the mentorship, manager coaching, and dedicated training you need to become one of our future leaders.

P&G Canada has been named one of Canada's Top 100 Employers (2021), Greater Toronto's Top Employers (2020), Canada's Top Employers for Young People (2020), and Canada's Best Diversity Employers (2020).

What do our former new hires say about beginning a Sales career with P&G?

"What surprised me most about my role when I first started was the amount of responsibility I was given out of the gate - I truly felt like I was running a business after just a month."

  • Peter, Account Executive (BIB '17)

"Since joining P&G, I have had the exciting challenge of developing tailored business plans to create value and build winning relationships with some of Canada's largest retailers. My team, coach, and manager have given me the confidence and platform to make strategically bold decisions from Day 1."

  • Bruce, Account Executive (BCom '18)

"I feel empowered by my manager to lead strategies that would have a meaningful impact to the business. I am constantly challenged to make creative connections and go beyond accepted ideas. Since joining P&G, every day continues to bring new opportunities that allow me to develop my leadership, analytical, and critical thinking skills."

  • Rinelle, Account Executive (BBA, '18)

Click here to learn more about what our Account Executives do from Day 1!

About P&G

P&G serves nearly five billion people around the world and has the strongest portfolio of trusted, quality, leadership brands, including Tide®, Pantene®, Pampers®, Gillette®, and Old Spice®. Join us to have a dynamic career that will grow your skills as a world-class leader. See what P&G can do for you!

Qualifications

What would make you a good fit?

  • You have a Bachelor's or Master's degree;
  • You have 0-3 years of experience after graduation from a post-secondary institution;
  • You possess natural leadership and business skills, demonstrated in academic / extracurricular activities and prior work experiences;
  • You have strong communication skills that will enable you to thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment;
  • You enjoy analyzing data and thinking critically to uncover insights that will help influence business decisions;
  • You have tenacity and an entrepreneurial spirit, and are passionate about winning;
  • You are a team player and enjoy collaborating with a diverse group of professionals, turning them into an effective and powerful team;
  • You have a demonstrated track record of initiative, innovation, and creativity.

Our Account Executives possess broad skill sets and diverse leadership experiences. We hire top talent from a variety of disciplines and areas of specialization.

How to Apply:

Please apply on P&G Careers and complete both your application AND assessments as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis to meet immediate business needs. Prior to beginning your assessment, we encourage you to review the information here for details on what to expect. To be considered, your resume should be saved as a PDF document, and your full name should be included in the file name.

Additional Information:

Sponsorship for work authorization is not available for this role. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure they are authorized to work in the location to which they apply.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

If you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please click here to submit your request.

What would make you a good fit?

  • You have a Bachelor's or Master's degree;
  • You have 0-3 years of experience after graduation from a post-secondary institution;
  • You possess natural leadership and business skills, demonstrated in academic / extracurricular activities and prior work experiences;
  • You have strong communication skills that will enable you to thrive in a challenging and dynamic work environment;
  • You enjoy analyzing data and thinking critically to uncover insights that will help influence business decisions;
  • You have tenacity and an entrepreneurial spirit, and are passionate about winning;
  • You are a team player and enjoy collaborating with a diverse group of professionals, turning them into an effective and powerful team;
  • You have a demonstrated track record of initiative, innovation, and creativity.

Our Account Executives possess broad skill sets and diverse leadership experiences. We hire top talent from a variety of disciplines and areas of specialization.

How to Apply:

Please apply on P&G Careers and complete both your application AND assessments as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis to meet immediate business needs. Prior to beginning your assessment, we encourage you to review the information here for details on what to expect. To be considered, your resume should be saved as a PDF document, and your full name should be included in the file name.

Additional Information:

Sponsorship for work authorization is not available for this role. It is the applicant's responsibility to ensure they are authorized to work in the location to which they apply.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company.

If you require a disability related accommodation in order to participate in the recruitment process, please click here to submit your request.

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