Loading...
Share this Job

Inside Sales Representative - Greenville,SC

Date: Feb 23, 2021

Location: Greenville, SC, US, 29607

Company: Hubbell Incorporated

Corporate Overview
Hubbell Incorporated was founded in 1888 and has grown into an international manufacturer of quality electrical, lighting and power solutions with more than 75 brands used and recognized around the world. Our founder, Harvey Hubbell, developed tooling and equipment to serve the growing demand for new assembly and manufacturing machinery during the industrial revolution. An early, and one of many patents awarded, came for the creation of the first practical method to control electricity through the pull chain socket that remains unchanged today. As a market leader in reliable, electrical solutions, we provide more than half a million products delivered through our various business groups. Hubbell is committed to continually innovating solutions that work, transforming old products with new ideas, and ensuring that we Energize, Enlighten and Empower the communities that support us.
 
Division Overview
Hubbell Lighting (HLI) is committed to elevating the lighting experience. Empowered by lighting solutions that integrate seamlessly into their environment, save energy, provide improved quality of light, deliver return on investment and armed with Hubbell’s unflinching support, its customers are able to think differently about how, where, and when they can use light. As one of the largest lighting fixture manufacturers in North America, it features a suite of brands that provide a full range of indoor and outdoor lighting products serving the commercial, industrial, institutional, and residential markets.

Brand Overview

Progress Lighting is an industry leading Residential Lighting company focused on providing consumers with the best lighting experience.  Founded over a century ago, Progress Lighting has become the supplier of choice to Homebuilders, Developers, Distributors, Homecenters & Retailers and Trade Professionals.

Position Overview

In conjunction with assigned field sales region or Customer Segment, the Inside Sales Representative will drive sales through direct account management and Sales opportunity management to meet / exceed assigned sales goals. This position is intended as a developmental opportunity for progression to Field Sales. Currently we are working from a home office until Spring 2021 and associates will be supplied all technology needed to work remote.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Account Ownership – Responsible to drive sales and profitability for assigned regional accounts.
  • Selling - Support revenue attainment for assigned field sales team through driving promotions and growing average unit price.
  • Cross-Sell – Improve cross-sell activities to increase customer spend.
  • Cross – Ability to cross products in order to provide Progress opportunities to win jobs.
  • Opportunity Management - Build, manage, and close assigned sales opportunities.
  • Follow Up – Contact assigned customer base and territories for pre/post promotion communication. Review and follow up on specified range of quotes within territory in conjunction with Field Sales.
  • Territory Management - Develops and maintains positive relationships to support wholesale, contractor, non-single family, and builder market activity with Territory Managers, Strategic Account Managers, and Business Development Managers.
  • Support regional specific priorities as assigned by the Regional Manager and Inside Sales Manager, and reflected in annual business plan (Account Management, Builder Prospecting, Promotion Support).

Skills and Experience

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and maintain positive relationships with all internal and external customers.
  • Possess good listening and interpersonal skills, as well as energy, passion and endurance.
  • Appetite for driving sales in a competitive environment.
  • Willingness to career progress and relocate for field sales opportunity within 3-years.
  • Ability to travel for meetings up to 10%.
  • Outstanding interpersonal skills and ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Independent ability to solve problems.
  • Technically strong in all Microsoft applications with an emphasis on Excel.
  • Experience with SAP and Power BI.

Education

Bachelors Degree

 

Hubbell Incorporated, its subsidiaries and affiliates, is an EO Employer AA: M/F/Veteran/Disability. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other protected class.


Nearest Major Market: Greenville
Nearest Secondary Market: South Carolina

Job Segment: ERP, SAP, Technology