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Project and Training Coordinator – Aurora, IL

Unilock is an innovative leader in the manufacturing and marketing of the highest quality concrete products for the professional landscape and construction industry in North America. The Unilock philosophy is to empower employees in safety, quality, productivity, training and housekeeping improvement activities in order to better serve our customers and provide long-term stability.

Essential Functions
• Training Center & Seminars
• Oversee and manage the Unilock Training and Education Center
• Schedule and assist with training seminars
• Trade Shows – schedule and assist with industry trade shows
• Technical & Homeowner phone assistance
• Presentations – create PowerPoint presentations for training seminars
• Events – negotiate, plan and manage seminars, banquets and special events
• Project Coordination
• Utilize and maintain CRM for commercial projects
• Use project management skills to follow up, track and coordinate commercial sales efforts
• Utilize Bid Clerk as prospecting tool to uncover sales and project opportunities
• Build and develop relationships with architects, designers and contractors
• Provide and maintain project quotes for commercial team
• Outdoor Idea Center
• Assist homeowners by providing ideas, knowledge and samples
• Assist General Managers, Sales Managers & Territory Managers
• Customer Service – take calls and enter orders.
• Back Up CRM Lead System

Education and Experience
• College degree or equivalent
• Inside sales experience
• Knowledge of commercial construction process
• Event planning experience
• Knowledge of Excel, Word and PowerPoint
• Knowledge of BidClerk, Dodge or CMD a plus
• Industry knowledge experience and plus

Key Competencies
• Attention to detail and accuracy
• Planning and organizing
• Strong communication skills
• Ability to Multitask
• Team Player
• Bilingual a plus

Application Instructions
For immediate consideration, please e-mail resume including salary requirements to hr.chicago@unilock.com

Unilock offers a competitive salary, profit sharing, 401k and a comprehensive benefit package. Applicants must be able to pass a pre-employment physical, drug test and background check. Only local applicants will be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in the position, however only those under consideration will be contacted.