Vice President Of Multifamily Sales 9/2/2016

Confidential Company Lombard, IL

Company
Confidential Company
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
27850480
AJE Ref #
576077891
Location
Lombard, IL
Job Type
Regular

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB TITLE: Vice President of Sales

SUPERVISOR: Chief Revenue Officer

JOB SUMMARY:

We're seeking a Vice President of Sales for our Lombard office to manage 3 inside salespeople and 5 outside salespeople. You MUST have a background in selling an intangible product (ex: software, utilities, etc.). A background in the energy or utilities background is ideal but not required. The base salary is $150,000-$175,000, which may be negotiable and $200,000-$250,000 total.

DEPARTMENT FUNCTION:

Sales team is responsible for understanding Clients' business needs and culture while serving as the expert in presenting solutions that enable the products and services to meet Client needs and provide value. You must have experience being an "in the trenches" manager who isn't afraid to go on sales calls with salespeople and help them with the management of their pipeline.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:

* Exceptional leader with demonstrated ability to motivate, inspire and elevate team performance.
* Develop, manage, train and mentor sales professionals on a consistent basis for maximum productivity.
* Lead sales team in aggressively managing their sales funnel / sales pipeline.
* Partner with sales professionals in sales presentations.
* Track and present weekly and monthly sales forecasts.
* Ensure team is consultative experts on products, services and capabilities in addition to how our services should be positioned vs. the competition.
* Reinforce Client buying decision and value brings to the partnership throughout the sales process.
* Ensure that the appropriate cross-functional resources are involved and engaged at all phases of the sales process to ensure successful sales outcome.
* Incentive plan and performance management
* Provide appropriate feedback to senior team regarding marketplace conditions to improve company leadership position in the marketplace.
* Meet all established sales targets and deadlines in dynamic environment.
* Thorough knowledge and understanding of products, services and internal processes and capabilities

EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

* 5-10 years of Sales Team Leadership including building a strong sales culture and supporting cross functional relationships
* Bachelor's Degree required
* Excellent communication and presentation skills, both verbal and written
* Strong attention to detail
* Strategic thinker and problem solver
* Experience with enterprise, business to business sales
* Experience in multifamily industry is a plus
* Experience with Salesforce is beneficial

TRAVEL:

Position is based in Lombard, IL with a travel expectation of 25-30% as required to deliver sales commitments