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Date: Nov 30, 2021

Location: Edmonton, AB, CA, T5S 2V6

Company: Sonepar

Texcan provides customers with high quality wire and cable products at the best value possible. As one of Canada’s largest distributor for over 40 years, we have built a reputation for going to great lengths for our customers. We supply solutions for a variety of different markets in residential, commercial, industrial and emerging green markets such as wind farms, solar energy, hydroelectric, water and waste treatments.  


We are a member of the Sonepar Group, the world’s largest privately-held electrical distributor. The Sonepar Group is present in more than 40 countries with over 45,000 employees.  


Why Join Us?  

  • You will be joining a market leader with over 40 years of experience to help you elevate your potential.  
  • You will be working for the world's #1 privately held business to business distributor of electrical products and related solutions.  
  • Be part of an ISO certified company with a strong a quality assurance program and new technologies which help you perform at your best.  
  • Attractive compensation with benefits and “other perks” such as tuition reimbursement.  
  • Employee Referral provides the opportunity to earn more while you work by referring one of the best you know.  
  • In-depth process and product training provided by a mentored approach, product knowledge sessions hosted by the Product Manager and lunch and learn meetings.  
  • We house the largest inventory to better service our customers and deliver on sales commitments.  




Join a dynamic administrative team, that is an essential part of our business. We are seeking a Receptionist in Edmonton, AB. This position is responsible for providing receptionist duties to support the department, along with completing assigned administrative tasks.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Front end reception duties, including greeting visitors, answering phones, filing, incoming/outgoing mail, accounts receivable, ordering supplies, office equipment maintenance (call contractor).
  • Providing Overtime spreadsheets to payroll
  • Processing credits, debits, freight claims.
  • Processing reel returns/ maintenance.
  • Responding to customer service and customer complaints.
  • Preparing outgoing mail and correspondence including e-mail and fax.
  • Creating reports using excel.
  • Preparing expense reports.
  • Organizing conferences/meetings (catering, booking rooms).
  • Preparing promotional packages.
  • Assisting with inventory.
  • Liaising with customers/clients
  • Maintaining printer/photocopier toner cartridges inventory
  • Respond to requests to pull paperwork: Invoices, receiving reports and Etc
  • Processing cash sales/customer payments
  • Obtaining freight rates 


Required Qualifications:


  • One to three (1-3) years administration experience in a busy office environment is an asset
  • Preferably post-secondary education in Administration or Business Management
  • Must be proficient with MS Office (Excel, Outlook, Word, Powerpoint)
  • Self-motivated with strong administrative and analytical skills
  • Exceptional organizations skills with the ability to effectively multitask
  • Effectively prioritizing tasks
  • Optimizing time effectively
  • Pays attention to detail with high level of accuracy
  • Ability to work with a team and independently
  • Professional phone and email etiquette
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Willingness to learn new initiatives that support the department 


Overtime- it will be necessary to work extended hours from time to time in order to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the position for business needs. The expectation is to work during month ends on a regular basis and to participate in the month end rotation administration schedule. During month end, flexibility with the start and end time will be required for coverage.


We are interested in knowing more about you! Start an exciting career and enjoy a number of employee benefits by applying online. Texcan thanks all applicants, only those individuals selected for an interview will be contacted.  


To explore and learn more about Texcan, please visit www.texcan.com.  


Watch our employee videos on our new careers page: https://www.texcan.com/careers 


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Twitter: @TexcanCanada