Sales Manager 8/9/2016

Fisher Barton South Carolina Inc. Fountain Inn, SC

Company
Fisher Barton South Carolina Inc.
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
28635121
AJE Ref #
575829266
Location
Fountain Inn, SC
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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A. PRIMARY DUTIES:

* Identifies development potential in accounts by studying current business and identifying and evaluating additional needs and potential opportunities.
* Develops new business by building market position to locate, develop, define, negotiate and close business relationships.
* Analyzes account potential; initiating, developing, and closing sales.
* Recommends new applications and sales strategies.
* Screens potential business deals by analyzing market strategies, deal requirements, financials and evaluating options.
* Develops negotiating strategies and positions by studying integration of new venture with company strategies and operations; examining risks and potentials; estimating partners' needs and goals.
* Develops new applications by preparing specifications; conferring with product engineering.
* Contributes information to sales strategies by evaluating current product results; identifying needs to be filled; monitoring competitive products; analyzing and relaying customer reactions.
* Supervises Customer Service Representative.
* Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
* Protects organization's value by keeping information confidential.
* Additional duties and tasks as assigned by supervisor.

C. KEY MEASURABLES:

* Profit Margin related directly to the acquisition of new and existing sales.
* Growth of Business: level of new business attainment and impact on business operations.
* Customer satisfaction level / number of complaints; on time delivery; quality, customer service.
* Number of RFQ's
* Achievement of defined sales goals and objectives.

D. REQUIREMENTS/SKILLS:

* Education: Bachelor's degree in business/engineering and 5-7 years of experience as a sales manager in manufacturing
* _INDUSTRY RELATED EXPERIENCE PREFERRED_
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Closing Skills; motivation for sales; prospecting skills; sales planning; market knowledge; presentation skills; professionalism
* Ability to foster teamwork with peers.
* Ability/knowledge to effectively contribute to Strategic Planning initiatives.