Join the Growing Lekiu Team!

YOU are passionate about building and marketing brands, large and small.

WE represent world-class brands that embrace Lekiu Importing’s values of respect, ethicalness, integrity, accountability, and responsibility.

 

Why Join Lekiu Importing?

 

Do you want a chance to build world-class brands?

Lekiu Importing represents dozens of well-known brands in packaged-foods, pharmaceuticals, health and beauty, and many general merchandise products.  You can play a large part in steering the path of our brands.

Are you hardworking and demonstrate the values of respect, ethicalness, integrity, accountability, and responsibility?

Our team members’ values are unshakeable.  Our behaviours all stem from our core values.  The values make Lekiu Importing what it is today: a leading distributor in Canada.

Do you want opportunities to advance in your role?

Many of our current team members joined Lekiu Importing in entry-level positions and were promoted steadily through merit and hard-work.

Do you want to get recognized and rewarded for your achievements?

Every achievement, however large or small, will be recognized within Lekiu Importing.  These achievements are used to determine promotional opportunities and compensation.

Do you have ideas to champion?

Lekiu Importing is always looking for ways to improve its business processes and discover new marketing ideas.  We thrive on continually improving the status-quo and actively amalgamating and generating unique, out-of-the-box concepts.

Job Openings

Administrative Assistant, Sales & Marketing

Job Description
The Administrative Assistant, Sales & Marketing is to provide administrative support to the Sales and Marketing team. You have to work and liaise closely not only with the Sales and Marketing staff but also with the Purchasing, Finance and Administration staff.

Responsibilities
• Plan and document sales and marketing promotion in excel and in retailers’ portals
• Check inventory and sales data for sales and marketing promotion purpose
• Prepare documents for new listing or price changes
• Organize food demo and prepare post demo evaluation documents
• Prepare product information for customers inquiry and sell sheets
• Answer the requests of market information and sales data from principals
• Communicate with manufacturers regarding the documents, prefix number ownership and cost of GS1
• Submit documents and product samples for imaging process of GS1
• Continue to update the product information as per customers’ request through GS1
• Conduct research and development as directed
• Participate in cultural consultation and research
• Perform translation from English to Chinese, and vice versa
• Enter description and specifications of new items in database
• Ad hoc tasks.

Skills and Experiences
• Ability to work in group settings as well as working independently
• Carry responsibility to complete assignments in a timely fashion
• Adaptability to promotional changes
• Self-motivated, friendly, customer focused, punctual, courteous and reliable
• Customer-oriented mindset & attitude in work execution
• Sales & marketing experience in food or wholesales industry is an asset.
• Amazon experience is an asset.
• Highly organized and able to work in a fast-paced environment
• Possess excellent verbal, non-verbal and written communication skills
• Demonstrate a high level of accuracy and attention to detail
• Demonstrate initiations in finding ways to improve productivity and possess the ability to work unsupervised and meet key deadlines
• Energetic with a positive attitude team player
• Working knowledge on Excel, Word and Outlook
• Fluent English. Knowledge in Cantonese / Mandarin is an asset

What We Offer:
• Competitive compensation
• Incentive discretionary bonus
• MSP Benefits
• Extended health-care benefits
• Educational fund
• Daily buns and monthly lunches
• Staff discounts on everything sold by Lekiu
• Accessible location in South Vancouver near the Superstore on SE Marine Drive

To apply, please email stellalui@lekiu.ca .