Territory Manager HVAC/Plumbing

ThinkingAhead

We are seeking an Outside Sales Territory Manager for an HVAC/Plumbing territory in Eastern Connecticut.

Position: Territory Manager HVAC/Plumbing (Outside Sales)
Location: Eastern Connecticut
Type: Full-Time, Permanent
Compensation: Commensurate with Experience
 
About the Company:  As one of New England’s premier purveyors of plumbing, HVAC, refrigeration equipment and components, this company has been effectively serving the needs of construction professionals with products and services.
 
About the Position:  The Territory Manager HVAC/Plumbing must be organized, thoughtful and willing to work with a competitive internal team to help grow the business. The successful candidate will be responsible maintaining and building an outside sales territory in eastern Connecticut. We have a growing base of customers in this area and care for these customers will migrate to the candidate. This person must be able to self-direct and work independently and day-to-day decision-making and knowledge of the local market MUST come from the candidate.
 
The Territory Manager will work with all colleagues towards the overall success of the company, which is measured by the financial performance, customer satisfaction, and positive work environment that all employees deliver.
 
Education and Experience: The successful candidate must possess an Associate’s Degree or equivalent from a two year college or technical school, have 1 to 3 years of related specific industry work experience, and fully understand the HVAC and plumbing supply business.
 
The successful candidate must possess the following:
 
  • Has a 2-year or 4-year degree in business, marketing or engineering
  • Has 3 years of HVAC and Plumbing outside sales experience
  • Very strong cold calling skills
  • Superior account management experience
  • Takes initiative with a strong work ethic
  • Has a strong track record of exceeding sales goals
  • Enjoys the challenge of helping clients achieve their objectives
  • Is a quick study who profits from every training and mentoring opportunity
  • Has strong attention to detail, perseverance and the relentless pursuit of excellence
  • Thoroughly understands and consistently applies the sales qualifying process
  • Embraces the value of open-ended questions and active listening as the shortest route to prospect and customer insight
  • Connects with prospects personally
  • Develops solid cost-benefit analyses that demonstrates a potential return on investment
  • Differentiates based on value
  • Establishes and maintains strong business relationships
  • Coordinates and collaborates with other team members to ensure maximum impact for the Company and the Customer
  • Is able to overcome objections
  • Is able to educate prospects with new ideas and perspectives
  • Is able to collaborate with prospects in the solution development process to achieve mutual goals
 
 
 
Accountabilities:
  • Ensure all parts requests are met in a time through effective communications with manufacturers, account managers, and clients
  • Efficiently field all questions and requests from a variety of sources, and have the ability to recognize and prioritize all responses as to maximize the effectiveness of the sales department
  • Effectively manage the given sales territory on a daily, weekly, monthly, and annual basis by exceeding required KPI’s
  • Source quality parts using best of breed pricing strategies and be able to negotiate replacement parts price points from original and alternative sources and maintain revenue requirements
  • Assist in the planning and implementation of all promotional activities to grow the parts department and support this revenue center in the organization
 
Opportunity:
  • The company maintains a very high reputation by delivering excellence throughout New England
  • Provides the assurance of delivering product on time and on budget and provide an excellent customer service experience for all clients
  • Complete benefit package
  • Excellent company training programs
  • Very competitive compensation package
  • Work hard and play hard culture
  • Long-term employment and career advancement is encouraged through hard work and delivery
  • Very high employee retention rate
 
 
Interested in the tremendous opportunity, please contact me directly.
 
Bill Glose
Practice Leader
Mechanical Construction
O: 610-628-2240
bglose@thinkingahead.com
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