Pearson Sales Clerk - Part-time (Dakotas) in South Dakota

Sales Clerk - Part-time (Dakotas)


At Pearson, we’re committed to a world that’s always learning and to our talented team who makes it all possible. From bringing lectures vividly to life to turning textbooks into laptop lessons, we are always re-examining the way people learn best, whether it’s one child in our own backyard or an education community across the globe. We are bold thinkers and standout innovators who motivate each other to explore new frontiers in an environment that supports and inspires us to always be better. By pushing the boundaries of technology - and each other to surpass these boundaries - we create seeds of learning that become the catalyst for the world’s innovations, personal and global, large and small.

We are seeking a part-time Sales Clerk to work in our Dakota territory.


  • Implements specified projects under the direction of the Account General Manager

  • Supports AGM and Specialists with sales presentations and product activations; includes transportation of materials from storage, setup, handouts and tear down.

  • Prepares materials needed for sales presentation, trainings, and conferences.

  • Strategically plans sales calls by outlined objectives and action steps from AGM.

  • Effective time management and communication via phone, emails, and site visits with customers.

  • Efficient use of online resources and training modules for product knowledge development.

  • Responds to customers’ requests and problems with appropriate timeliness and concern; Develops professional credibility and trust with the customer

  • Maintains records, prepares forms, verifies information, and resolves routine problems.

  • Provides timely and complete information needed for Account General Manager and outside resources to perform effectively in the territory.

  • Assists with various post-conference activities such as finalizing attendance lists, preparing reports, and preparing permanent project files.

  • Ability to learn new products, procedures and processes while maintaining daily duties.

  • Deliver sample and pilot materials to sites including pick up.

  • Maintain Storage Facilities. Breakdown boxes and organize new shipments.

  • Provides general administrative or clerical assistance.


  • Associates degree preferred.

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.

  • Detail oriented, strong organizational and multi-tasking skills.

  • Strong computer skills and knowledge of Google Drive, Word and Excel.

  • Strong analytical skills.

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

Primary Location: US-South Dakota

Job: Sales

Organization: North America

Employee Status: Regular Employee

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: Aug 7, 2018

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Part-time Regular

Req ID: 1810680

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled