Sonepar USA Sales & Operations Leadership Development Program

The Sales and Operations Leadership Development Program is a fast-paced, intensive program utilizing a balance of both on-the-job and classroom training. Associates are offered a significant foundation of knowledge required by any candidate seeking the challenge of future leadership positions across Sonepar USA. The program conveys operational policies and procedures by helping the participant become more familiar with standard site and corporate operations, sales strategies, six-sigma processes, procurement, project management and the Sonepar business philosophy. The program includes potential rotational assignments in:

  • Warehouse/Logistics
  • Counter/Storeroom
  • Operations
  • Sales
  • Finance

During each assignment, associates will be assigned a mentor as well as given business cases or current business issues to resolve. Upon completion of each assignment, associates will present their findings and recommendations to Senior Leadership. This rotational program is for 12 months.


Basic Qualifications

  • Expect to graduate in Spring 2014 with an undergraduate degree
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 preferred
  • Possess a desire for a career in sales and/or operations in Industrial Distribution
  • Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Ability to multi-task, be flexible and adapt to change
  • Must be willing to relocate


To apply, send a cover letter and a copy of your resume to [email protected]


About Sonepar USA
Sonepar USA is made up of the finest locally managed electrical and industrial distributors. Sonepar USA is part of Sonepar group, a global leader in electrical material distribution. Entering the US in 1998, Sonepar USA has seen dramatic growth over the years due to strategic acquisitions and organic growth. Today, Sonepar USA has 16 companies operating throughout the United States. Sonepar USA continues its growth in the key markets our customers expect. From Maine to Miami, Providence to Portland, Sonepar USA is the fastest growing distributorship in the USA. Not a chain, but a network of distributors who deliver the finest service and highest quality electrical products available.



Sonepar USA is an equal opportunity employer. M/F/D/V