Strategic Account Manager (National Accounts) (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 5 October 2017
Nice people and nice place to work. Professional environment. Some managers are great other not so much. Lots of layoffs annually. Lost their branding a long time ago and as a result had to move to distribution to continue doing business in Canada.
Playstation Field Representative (Current Employee) – Calgary, AB – 19 March 2014
Travelling to retail stores ensuring that the Playstation brand is represented with marketing materials appropriately and properly. Training staff on the latest and greatest features, products and games. Creating marketing displays with display boxes, clings and such for windows, retail space in stores, etc. Working with management within retail stores to place promotions and marketing materials to showcase the brand. Flexible hours
Sales Associate (Former Employee) – Ottawa, ON – 20 January 2014
At Sony I would open the store and complete any orders from the previous day, finish paper work as well as help any of the customers in the store. I learned various sales techniques along with a vast knowledge of digital media services. As I started as a sales associate and moved up to manager I got to see all sides of the business. Was fortunate enough to have a great support staff with me that was very helpful and ready for any challenge. The hardest part of the job was leaving as the closed the store, the most enjoyable part was working with my team and installing the products purchased by customers in there homes.
Sales Representative and key holder (Former Employee) – Winnipeg, MB – 11 November 2013
only staff member besides upper management that was given Codes and keys to both stores (at the time). leader in the workplace, highly efficient sales person, highly capable in training and recruiting new staff.
great workplace, great staff discount
not much in the way of upward mobility and all stores are currently closed in winnipeg
Bi-lingual Customer Service Representative (Former Employee) – whitby – 10 October 2013
• Answered, in person or on the phone, enquiries from customers; • Investigated complaints regarding the establishment's goods, services and policies; • Ordered services and goods; • Promoted goods and services
Maintenance Worker (Former Employee) – North York, ON – 25 June 2013
Fun, interesting and demanding, I learned a lot about the industry, my bosses and co workers where cool. The busy season was fast and demanding but other then that it was easy to understand, the best part of the job was dealing with all the different type of people .
Assistant Store Manager (Current Employee) – TORONTO ON – 11 March 2013
I involved in day to day operations of a flagship store in Toronto, I have completed the MIT program from Sony. I am responsible for hiring and training new staff on regular basis. I am passionate about my approach on selling and achieving sales targets
Field Representative (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 8 February 2013
Great company to work for they really appreciate their employees. Everyone is super friendly and they have some excellent products. Great entery level position for people who just entered the workforce.
Sous Chef (Current Employee) – Scarborough, ON – 7 February 2013
I started my day at 6:30am, preparing breakfast, lunch on timely manner. Always make sure my customers are happy. After lunch hour, I need to update inventory list and order items on low quantity. Cleaning workplace at the end.
Though it's a routine job, but I enjoy working with my boss and co-workers, because it's such a warm and pleasant work environment. It motives me to learn more every day. Such as promotional skill/selling skill, communication skill and team work ability. It all make me feel enjoyable for this job.
free meals, no work on weekend
since i am the only income provider for the family, i need to have 2nd job
Sr. Coordinator, Service and Engineering Division (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 7 January 2013
Provided admin support to the Operations Manager. Assisted with coordinating the yearly service conference. Prepared PowerPoint presentations, took minutes and collected supporting documentation. Managed and updated service center database in Access and Filemaker. Provided reports for Technical Field Repos for training, insurance and contracl renewals for 200 service centres nationally. Created, distributed and analyzed data for customer surveys. Created and maintained the diviional intranet web sige in Front Page. Prepared month end reporting using SAP, Excel and Crystal.
Event, Marketing and Training Specialist (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 4 January 2013
Great place to work if you're looking to be a part of a industry leader in consumer electronics. Be the envy of all of your friends and family, by being the one who had a one up on all of the latest advancements in technology.
Very hard working culture with honest values for such a large company. Excellent and inviting environment from the cafeteria team all the way to the president.
At times got lost in the shuffle as to what our roles really were with limited options to move up due to the size of Sony of Canada.
great way to get started in the industry
easy to plateau with opportunities few and far between