Regional Sales Manager 9/8/2016

Confidential Company Oakland, CA

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28587966
AJE Ref #
576120831
Location
Oakland, CA
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Our client company, a rapidly expanding firm with a corporate mission to provide innovative, clean, and energy-efficient solutions in North & South America, currently has an outstanding opportunity for a Regional Sales Manager for their Industrial Automation Business in California. This is an excellent opportunity to pick up an existing territory with tremendous room for growth, to prove your worth and be rewarded accordingly. Although the company is based in the SF/Bay area, the candidate for this position can live anywhere in California with the ability to travel. The desired candidate will:

* Meet or exceed all established sales goals for the territory.
* Provide accurate sales forecasts and execute tactical sales plans.
* Build and Maintain relationship with key customers to gain market share at each.
* Identify target new OEM customers and develop relationships at a senior level, engaging company's senior management.
* Manage the territory by having good coverage of distribution in each area for all products.
* Engage in marketing activities as identified within the region.
* Develop and implement field sales training for Channel Partners.
* Report weekly on customer activity.
* Collect marketing and competitive information and report as needed.

DESIRED SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

* BSEE or ME and MUST HAVE 5+ years' experience selling Industrial Automation products (VFD, Servo, PLC, HMI)
* Must live in assigned region. (California)
* Excellent communication skills (Negotiation, Sales, Presentations, email, etc)
* Ability to work under pressure and to maintain deadlines
* Self driven and results oriented
* Ability to travel in California