Job Title: Territory Sales Manager – Carolinas
Reports to: Sr. Vice President of Sales
Prepared by: Human Resources
HR Approved date: 5/5/2017
FLSA Status: Exempt
Summary: As a Territory Sales Manager, you will be responsible for cultivating new business opportunities through extraordinary customer service and rapport building, as well as managing accounts. The ideal candidate for this position is highly motivated and has a commitment to professional development and learning. You will manage and grow a territory selling in a very competitive environment.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: including, but not limited to:
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Sales, Marketing or related field; At least 2 to 4 years of experience in sales team, customer service or marketing (sales and distribution). Building materials or construction experience preferred.
Must have a strong command for the English language; Posses the ability to read and comprehend simple to complex instructions; Ability to communicate information and ideas clearly so others can understand; Ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences. Individual must have the ability to write correspondence appropriately that would be received by fellow employees and executive staff; Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public.
Ability to choose the right mathematical methods or formulas to solve a problem. Strong problem solving skills and technical abilities
Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed and involved written and oral instructions, Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals or professional journals.
Other Skills & Abilities:
Ability to multi-task and be very detailed oriented; Strong Microsoft Windows skills such as Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Outlook; Strong reporting and data management skills; Process-oriented, hands-on style with superior organizational skills; Must communicate effectively both orally and in writing; Strong customer service approach to all customer issues; Partner with Team members in order to improve efficiencies and make those recommendations on streamlining processes; Excellent communicator-must consolidate and regularly present (written and oral) sales data recommendations in impactful way to senior management; Strong team player and ensure commitment to company values.
Must be willing and able to travel extensively.