GE Appliances, a Haier company GE Appliances Senior Area Sales Manager – Contract (Austin Area) in Austin, Texas
USA, Austin, TX
Job Posting Title
GE Appliances Senior Area Sales Manager – Contract (Austin Area)
GE Appliances’ Area Sales Manager (ASM) for the Outside Sales (Builder Channel). Responsible for all sales activities within assigned Contract accounts in the South Central region, specifically in the Austin Area. Responsible for creating and cultivating positive business relationships by selling directly and through distribution. Manage all aspects of the customer experience including quality and consistency of product delivery and post sales activities.
What you will Do
Responsible for selling and promoting appliances to new and existing customers, builders, developers, property managers and authorized distributors.
Execute and deliver all sales and margin operating plan goals.
Identify new business opportunities and develop marketing strategies to grow the territory with an awareness of potential channel conflicts.
Build strong customer relationships through solution selling and resolve issues that arise.
Analyze market and sales strategy.
Analyze current competitor product and sales results.
Develop and conduct sales training.
Perform administrative functions to meet deadlines.
Relocation assistance available.
What you need to Succeed
Minimum 2 years business to business wholesale contractor sales experience.
Ability to work from a home office.
Bachelor’s degree or Equivalent Work Experience
Minimum 2 years’ experience in appliance sales
Appliances sales experience strongly preferred.
Experience in developing, organizing and implementing sales plans that support business objectives.
Ability to develop and strengthen customer relationships.
Proven negotiation skills, must be tenacious at driving sales to obtain results.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills as well as presentation skills.
Have a strong initiative and ability to work independently. Must be self-motivated and driven to succeed.
Cold calling sales experience
Ability to interface with all levels of management as well as peers.
GE Appliances is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.