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Sales Representative I (Hubbell Site Flexible)

Date: May 8, 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 Commercial & Industrial (HCI) provides solutions for a broad range of non-residential and residential construction, commercial and industrial applications along with high-voltage test and measurement solutions. As a leading global manufacturer and supplier in multiple markets, we have quality products that serve the commercial construction, datacom, industrial light, industrial heavy, high voltage, residential and oil & gas markets. HCI has built its success through strong leadership, employee and customer loyalty and an exceptional sales force.


This position is remote but must be within a commutable distance of Greenville, SC for occasional office visits.

Position Overview

The Sales Representative is primarily responsible for managing open projects within the prospective dollar range, providing exceptional customer experience, and participating in the closure of new national account business. Touch points include, but are not limited to: pricing, specification review, customer service order management, pre-sale forecasting, inventory management, post-sale issue resolution, and order entry.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Acquire knowledge of Hubbell Lighting product offering, application and market strategy to support the best product solution evaluation 
  • Collaborate with Brand and/or Pricing management for new/custom product solutions, or when significant pricing competitiveness is required, and determine hit/miss rate to close the sale
  • Develop direct customer relationships with the intention of minimizing day-to-day engagement 
  • Translate customer requirements and forecasted demand while networking with Supply Chain and Customer Support functions to deliver on commitments with minimum company investment
  •  Recommend and justify company investment into raw or finished materials as required to achieve service goals and commitments
  • Provide tech support and process warranty claims in collaboration with Engineering and Tier 1 Support staff  
  • Apply knowledge of Lean Toolset to the management of assigned processes/accounts and minimize intervention in the process of delivering an exceptional customer experience

Education, Skills and Experience

  • 4-year degree, preferably in Business, or 8+ yrs of offsetting experience
  • Proven relationship-building and customer leadership skills
  • Validated analytic skill set, resourcefulness, and creative decision-making abilities 
  • Drive to produce measurable results and continuously improve with a strength in data analysis
  • Digital literacy, including SAP or other ERP, MS Office (emphasis on Excel, PowerBI)
  • Ability to work from home office


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

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