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HED Sales Representative - Canada (GTA Territory)

Oxford University Press
Toronto, ON M3C 0H5
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Oxford University Press

Sales General

Posted: August 16, 2021
Toronto, CAN

At Oxford University Press we have a clear mission which informs everything we doto create the highest quality academic and educational resources and services and to make them available across the world. It is our mission to further the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. We share the Universitys uncompromising standards and belief in the transformative power of education to inspire progress and realize human potential.

The Press is rapidly shifting to digital publishing in all areas, increasing accessibility to our products and services, and improve educational and research outcomes.

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Make Your Mark, a career with impact


The ideal candidate will be responsible for field sales of Higher Education products in the Toronto area with accounts in Sudbury, North Bay, Peterborough, Durham and York regions. This position will strategically focus time and effort on key sales opportunities to grow the assigned territory and surpass set sales targets.
  1. Researching new opportunities and following up on leads generated by head office to grow existing customer base
  2. Meeting with professors to discuss their specific course needs and match those to OUP products to increase sales
  3. Effectively manage daily and weekly administrative tasks for internal efficiency
  4. Successfully planning daily, weekly, and monthly itineraries to prioritize time effectively
  5. Successfully implementing specific marketing campaigns to increase sales opportunities
  6. Strategic planning to develop and secure new business opportunities to increase sales
  7. Developing strong relationships with faculty members, department staff, and bookstore personnel to increase OUP presence
  8. Sourcing possible author candidates, and sending market information to the acquisitions group to increase product development
  9. Collaboratively working with colleagues and management in team settings to increase teamwork
  10. Surpassing set sales targets to meet and exceed territory budget

About you:
  1. 1-2 experience in a professional work environment
  2. Experience in professional/workplace communication
  3. An undergraduate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution
  4. Valid drivers license

This position is based in Canada (GTA or Durham region).

We are committed to supporting diversity in our workforce and ensuring an inclusive environment where all individuals can thrive. We seek to employ a workforce representative of the markets that we serve and encourage applications from all.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)


Posted: 2021-08-17 Expires: 2021-09-18

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