Technical Sales Representative in San Francisco, CA at Tremco Incorporated

Date Posted: 2/17/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    2/17/2021
  • Division
    Sealants

Job Description

Tremco's Commercial Sealants and Waterproofing division is currently searching for a Technical Sales Representative in the San Francisco Bay area.  The Technical Sales Representative is responsible for the coordination of sales, technical service and specifications for the CS&W division.  We are looking for a competitive field sales representative to develop sales strategies and attract new clients. You will source new sales opportunities and close sales with existing customers to achieve sales goals. The successful candidate will play a key role in increasing income and revenue by managing and negotiating with clients, generating leads and qualifying prospects.  

GENERAL PURPOSE OF THE JOB:

Ensures that the assigned revenue, margin and product mix objectives, within the corporate business framework, are met or exceeded. This is to be accomplished by securing, developing, and managing key architects, designers, general contractors, distributors, subcontractors, and end-user accounts. This position will also own and manage all related performance and service metrics for the assigned accounts.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Works primarily with existing accounts, while seeking and developing new account opportunities to influence and increase use of Tremco CPG products in assigned territory.
  •  Achieves or exceeds assigned sales goals and expectations
  • Manages assigned accounts to establish business development opportunities through account penetration, analysis, partnership with key decision makers, and strategic initiatives.
  • Drives product specifications and project opportunities throughout assigned territory.
  • Leverages industry knowledge, marketplace dynamics and key relationships both internally and externally to develop trusted partnerships and advisory relationships with customers with a focus on problem identification, exploration and resolution.
  • Annually prepares and delivers strategic business/territory plans for each customer with monthly forecasts.
  • Consistently and efficiently follows the standard sales process to identify prospects and decision makers, gain customer commitment, predict sales probability, and effectively close deals.
  • Manages day-to-day contact, exchanges information succinctly, truthfully and ethically while addressing issues directly and tactfully in pursuit of mutual interest and benefit.
  • Develops and delivers technical, high quality and directed digital collateral, product prospectus, presentations, and business correspondence in support of the overall sales process.
  • Collaborates with senior staff to coordinate and execute product knowledge training sessions with internal and external customers, as appropriate, utilizing supplier representatives.
  • Leverages all available technology on a daily basis for productivity and effective lead generation, account maintenance, sales and expense tracking, forecasting, account reviews, customer contact, presentations, etc. 
  • Works collaboratively with internal support resources to develop teamwork through cooperation, trust and mutual respect.
  • Attends and presents business unit products and services at industry conventions and trade shows.
  • Maintains extensive product knowledge in all product lines and service offerings.
  • Adheres to and enforces all company policies, pricing, and operational procedures with special attention to the professional image of the company.
  • Performs other related duties as required, requested or assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Sales, Construction Management and 2-3 years of construction or industry experience OR
  • Minimum High School Diploma or GED with 5 years of construction or industry experience
  • Two to four years related experience and/or training
  • Construction knowledge (i.e., waterproofing, air barriers, framing, modular, etc.)
  • Assembly line related product segments
  • Basic knowledge of product chemistries
  • Possesses good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to define and analyze basic problems, ask penetrating questions, see hidden patterns, and develop solutions
  • Efficiently uses resources
  • Valid Driver's license, statutory automobile insurance with reliable transportation
  • Suitable home office or workspace to conduct work

OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES: 

  • Ability to travel extensively within assigned territory.
  • Must be well organized, self-motivated, with outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Salesforce.com or other CRM software experience preferred
  • Possess a professional curiosity to figure out how things work or are put together
  • Ability to retain knowledge and training

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.