MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITIES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES
Travel and engage in outside sales activities, primarily in customers’ homes. Conduct professional and compelling sales presentations. Adapt quickly to changing customer needs and effectively advocate HDIS solutions.
Conduct incidental activities necessary to complete sales (e.g., assessing customer needs, develop price quotes, measure product specifications, etc.)
Present warranty and available financing options to customers. Prepare for appointments, commute to/from appointments and process sales-related paperwork.
Prospecting for new customers both inside and outside of assigned THD store and participate in scheduled industry events. Proactively seek out new referrals and develop and maintain relationships with store management and associates. Attend sales and store team meetings to continually improve sales techniques and learn about HDIS product offerings.
NATURE AND SCOPE
This position reports to a Sales Manager
This position has no direct reports
ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS
Usually in a comfortable environment but with regular exposure to factors causing moderate physical discomfort from such things as dust, fumes or odors.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Additional Environmental Job Requirements:
Requires regular and frequent local travel
Access to reliable transportation will be required
Reimbursement for travel will be available as required by state and federal law
Qualifications & RequirementsMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Additional Minimum Qualifications:
The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diploma and/or GED.
Years of Relevant Work Experience: 3 years
Certifications & Licenses:
Design Consultants are expected to maintain 55 hours open calendar time per week (including weekends) to support customer appointments and for prospecting new customers.
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.
3-5 years of prior in-home or virtual sales experience
Prior home improvement industry experience
Prior experience with successful lead generation
Computer and application skills and use of varied technology (email, iPad, apps, etc.)
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
Ability to build relationships with customers, peers, leaders, and store associates
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
Enjoys local travel and working independently in a fast-paced environment with a high sense of urgency
Excellent presentation and product advocacy skills
Strong customer service skills
Strong attention to detail
Ability to thrive in a sales environment
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