Branch Manager Trainee

  • PRP Wine International
  • Chicago, IL, United States
  • Apr 06, 2017
Full time Customer Service Other Training

Job Description

have been bringing fine wine to the table in homes around the United States for over four

decades. What started out as a small family winery in the Nahe region of Germany in 1675,

and has grown into the base of a world-wide network of wine producers.

As wine merchants we source and import premium quality, hand-picked wines from the best

wine growing regions of the world. And we have a traditional approach to sales, because our

customers get the opportunity to taste before they buy.

As a manager for PRP Wine you will provide an environment of support and fun to ensure the

success of own sales team consistent of dedicated Wine Consultants.  Our best managers work

for and with their team in order to help them meet all of their personal and professional goals.

In doing so, our managers and the company will always succeed, while providing the best

possible service to our clients.

PRP Wine is a company that creates an exciting experience where people always have a good

time. We are confident that we provide knowledge and entertainment to those around us at

our events and wine tastings.

What to Expect:

This position will require 4-6 months of hands on training in our Elk Grove Village, IL location,

where you will learn about the company’s systems and goals. 

After the initial training period you may be asked to take over an existing sales team and help to

grow and facilitate its ongoing success or to initiate the rebuilding process.  The opportunity in

many cases requires relocation which will be at the company’s expense.


 Leadership skills

 Ability to motivate, coach, and train sales team.

 2+ years of sales experience

 2+ years management experience

 Must be 21 years or older.

 Strong communication and multitasking skills

 Valid driver's license in good standing

 Minimum Associates Degree

 Possess a strong work ethic, enthusiastic personality, self-confidence and intelligence

 Takes direction well and is a team player

Compensation as Branch Manager Trainee:

 Base Salary

 Lead Generating opportunities

 Car allowance

 Bonuses

 Employee Discount on wine purchases

 Health, Vision and Dental Insurance

 401K program

Compensation as Branch Manager:

 Base Salary + Override on sales team (first year income potential: $35,000-$45,000)

 Uncapped commission on personal sales

 Gas allowance, car allowance, cell phone allowance, gym membership allowance

 Travel allowance

 Quarterly/annual bonuses

 Trips both domestically and internationally