HD Supply Outside Sales Account Manager (Hospitality) in Burlington, Massachusetts
Job Specific Responsibilities and Preferred Qualifications
Outside Sales Account Manager for Hospitality Accounts
As an Outside Sales Account Manager for the Hospitality (Hotels) division, you will be responsible for an established portfolio of accounts to maintain and drive Maintenance, Repair, and Operations (MRO) sales. The position has consistent day travel in the territory to see customers. This position offers a competitive base salary plus sales incentive plan paid monthly. A laptop, cell phone, and monthly expenses are included.
Territory : Waltham, Burlington, Andover, MA and Nashua and Manchester, NH
Direct sales to Hospitality customers.
3 or more years business to business (B2B) sales experience.
Direct sales to HD Supply facility customers and industry product line.
Has a passion for customer service.
Organizational skills and tech-savvy.
Knowledge in facilities products such as hardware, electrical, lighting, plumbing, janitorial, and HVAC product lines.
Experience with consultative selling/solution selling.
Able to develop call plans and proactively develop new sales business.
Able to learn new techniques and to be open to new ideas.
Bilingual a plus.
Responsible to profitably grow sales to achieve yearly goals as a sales consultant for emerging industries and markets to include prospecting new accounts, retaining existing accounts, and increasing opportunities with existing customers. This position requires operation of a Company Vehicle or a Personal Vehicle and such operation is done consistently more than 20% of the average work week. If selected for this position, the company will run a Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) report. A requirement of this position is an acceptable MVR report.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities
Manages sales volume with an existing group of customers and prospects new accounts to expand the customer base.
Develops and implements plans to expand business presence in assigned area. Shares market and competitor information with all applicable channels.
Develops and sustains sales relationships with key decision makers and influencers on all levels of the organization.
Attends monthly business meetings for company sponsored associations. Participates in all local trade shows, and, if required, similar regional / national activities.
Assists in training or mentoring of associates.
Nature and Scope
Demonstrates skill in data analysis techniques by resolving missing/incomplete information and inconsistencies/anomalies in more complex research/data.
Nature of work requires increasing independence; receives guidance only on unusual, complex problems or issues. Work review typically involves periodic review of output by a supervisor and/or direct customers of the process.
May provide general guidance/direction to or train junior level support or professional personnel.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Education and Experience
- Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 2-5 years of experience in a related field OR MS/MA and generally 2-4 years of experience in a related field. Certification is required in some areas.
Req ID R22000119
Functional Area Sales
Position Type Regular
HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.