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Do you enjoy the world of cooking?!
Fancy a spicy job?

We are a family firm with our headquarters in Rikon and operate worldwide in more than 50 countries. We are enthusiastic developers of innovative products for the world of cooking. In 1926 Heinrich Kuhn laid the foundation in the Swiss town of Rikon.

We have traditionally stood for the highest quality. We combine our knowledge and our experience with the state of the art technology and our ecological production at our headquarters, full of tradition, in Rikon. On a daily basis, our in-house designers and engineers work on making the world of cooking even simpler, more efficient, more sensual and more colorful. Cooking means creativity, joie de vivre and enjoyment. Kuhn Rikon stands precisely for this variety and the passion that cooking involves - a world full of innovation, colors, quality, style and fun.

If you feel that you want to fit in with us and become part of our world, then we would be very pleased to hear from you. Please send an email and resume to jobs@kuhnrikon.com.

  • Account Manager – Customer Service

    We are a successful, award-winning housewares manufacturer located in Novato, California, and are looking for a full-time Account Manager to join our team.  Please read the job description to ensure that you have the skills necessary for the position, as we are only able to respond to those who fit the role. Our ideal candidate is a detail-oriented, friendly, hard worker who wants to be part of a small, yet well-established, business. This person will be able to work independently and feel comfortable collaborating with a team.

    RESPONSIBILITIES

    • Account Management
      • You will work with a variety of customers from small independent stores to national chains, understanding their routing guides and logistical requirements. 
      • Experience working with tight deadlines and an ability to show flexibility when assigned last-minute tasks is key.
      • Must have strong written and verbal communication, as you are the primary contact for our network of sales reps and direct customers.
    • Process Sales Orders and Invoices
      • You will be responsible for processing customer orders daily and working with our warehouse to ensure orders are shipped in a timely manner, having ownership of the order through the entire process until it is invoiced and delivered.
      • Having an ability to pick up an ERP system efficiently is critical, as we operate off a proprietary software, and prior experience with an EDI platform is desired.
    • Prepare Sales Reports and Attend Tradeshows
      • Assist the Sales Director with various sales and customer reports, product forecasts, presentations, etc. Must be proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).
      • Able to travel domestically one to two times annually to industry tradeshows.
      • Must be extremely detail-oriented and organized to ensure an efficient experience for our customers.

    REQUIREMENTS

    • Solid work history –job hoppers need not apply, we want people seeking a long-term opportunity.
    • A 4-year college degree or commensurate work experience. 
    • Must be available to work a full-time, 40-hour week, schedule in our Novato office.

     

    If you believe that you are the right person for this opportunity, please send an email and resume to jobs@kuhnrikon.com.


    Paid vacation days, health care, and retirement benefits are provided. Salary is determined based on experience.
     

    We apologize but due to the volume of resumes received we respond to only those whose qualifications match the job criteria. Nonetheless, we thank you for your interest and wish you much success in your job search!