Generate sales for Audio Visual, Unified Communications, and Meeting Solutions through developing and maintaining client relationships and expanding the company’s current client base throughout the state of Michigan.
Essential Duties And Responsibilities
Identify sales prospects within the state of Michigan and provide accurate forecasts and activity reports to management
Analyze cross-selling and up-selling opportunities ensuring that all company products and services have been thoroughly presented and the sales cycle successfully executed
Exhibit a consultative sales approach to determine a customer’s visual collaboration needs.
Develop price quotations and bid responses that are complete, accurate, and profitable.
Prepare contracts and pricing strategies for targets accounts and submit all required documentation
Work with the installation team to ensure a smooth transition from sale to installation
Responsible for developing and executing quarterly sales plans to expand existing client base and generate new business to meet established quota
Attend and participate in weekly office sales meetings
Meet or exceed aggressive monthly GP quota
Design and implement focused prospecting tools such as webinars, seminars, and email campaigns to increase sales and expand our customer base in the designated territory
Establish professional relationships with manufacturer sales and sales engineering personnel.
Actively use internal databases to complete client contact information, provide detailed notes and track pending activities
Follow up on leads within 24 hours of client inquiry
Represent company at technological briefings and trade shows as assigned
Participate in training and professional development activities as prescribed by management
Monitor non-installed product commissions on a weekly basis to ensure timely completion by the end of the month
Other duties assigned as needed
Skills And Abilities
Ability to understand, present and demonstrate visual collaboration products and services to end user customers
Ability to balance multiple tasks with changing priorities
Ability to work and think independently and ensuring to meet deadlines
Demonstrated ability to maintain strict confidentiality and handle sensitive matters with discretion
Excellent attention to detail and organizational skills
Must have clear and professional communication skills (written and oral) both internally and externally
Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Effective communication and interaction with employees, clients, and colleagues and the ability to work effectively with all levels of the organization
Education And/or Experience
Minimum High school diploma or equivalent
A four-year degree is preferred
At least 3 - 5 years’ experience of direct selling in the AV/VTC area is preferred, but NOT required