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Rexel is a global leader specializing in the multi-channel distribution of electrical products and services for the energy world. Our mission is to offer our customers innovative and sustainable solutions to improve the comfort, security and energy performance of installations, infrastructure and buildings.

We Deliver The Best Customer Experience
    We Join Forces For Success
        We Encourage Innovation
           We Engage People To Develop Their Talents
                We Trust Each Other
                    We Enjoy Making A Difference

We are seeking a Sales Trainee to join our Rexel team in San Jose, CA:


Summary of Key Responsibilities:

  • Processes customer orders and direct shipment invoices for billing. This includes: entering, editing, copying, tracking and filing.
  • Receives and verifies vendor acknowledgments regarding direct shipment purchase orders.
  • General office duties such as answering phone, opening and routing incoming mail, typing, filing, answers correspondence, and prepares outgoing mail.
  • Operates computer terminal to input, retrieve data and verify the accuracy of information entered.
  • Corresponds with the credit department for customers that are flagged as needing credit approval.
  • Prepares outgoing invoices for mailing including verifying that the information on the vendor invoice matches the information on the customer invoice.
  • Compares vendor invoices against the purchase order to verify correctness of the shipments and notifies the appropriate people of variance.
  • Creates debit memos to vendors in the system for shipment or price errors.
  • Customer Service oriented.
  • Able to meet deadlines.
  • Excellent attendance record required.
  • Able to work overtime as needed.
  • Other Administrative duties as needed for position.
  • Other duties may be assigned.



  • Intermediate skill with Microsoft Suite (Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Basic analytical skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Work well in a team environment
  • Able to work with a diverse group
  • Good communication skills with team, team leaders and customers
  • Product and application knowledge is essential.



  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents.
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers or members of the business community.




Our Benefits Include:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • 401K with Employer Match
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • 8 paid company holidays plus 3 flexible personal days per year
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Health & Wellness Programs
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • HSA Accounts
  • Commuter Transit Benefits
  • Additional Optional Insurance such as Pet Insurance, Legal Assistance, Critical Illness, Home and Auto Insurance to name a few.
  • Employee Discount Programs
  • Professional Training & Development Programs
  • Career Advancement Opportunities – We like to promote from within!

Sales Trainee

San Jose
Rexel USA
Branch Field Sales

Rexel USA is a VEVRAA federal contractor and an EEO/AA employer. (Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with a Disability) We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace where everyone is valued, treated with dignity and respect, and empowered to do their best work. If you encounter difficulty using our online application system due to disability and would like to request reasonable accommodation, email staffing@rexelusa.com or call (888) 739-3547

Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto