Inside Technical Sales Representative

US-IA-Albia
# Positions
1
Experience (Years)
1
Category
Sales

Position Description/Company Info

Legrand has an exciting opportunity for an Inside Technical Sales Representative at our Albia, IA location. A Technical Sales Representative will provide an extraordinary customer experience for all Legrand customers via e-mail, chat and phone.  A Technical Sales Representative will handle customer support functions that result from interactions or forwarded from other departments.   This individual will initiate customer research requests, work with all system resources, sales teams, and technical support to ensure first call resolution to customer requests. 

 

About Legrand

Legrand is a $5.8 billion global company with 30,000 employees world-wide and products sold in 180 countries.  As the leading provider of products and systems for electrical installations and information networks wherever people live and work, Legrand delivers an unequaled depth and breadth of innovative solutions for use in residential, commercial, and industrial buildings. 

 

Employing more than 2,700 employees across the United States and Canada, Legrand in North America has a work environment that promotes personal advancement, pride and achievement. Our success is also based on our recognition that diversity – in people, products, innovation and technology – is an important strength. When you join our team, we provide you with the tools, knowledge and skills necessary to become the very best at your job, and to continue to advance your career.  EEO Minority/Female/Veteran/Disabled

 

Visit us at:

http://www.legrand.us

http://www.youtube.com/legrandna

http://www.linkedin.com/company/44580

http://twitter.com/legrandNA

 

Qualifications

Education: Associates Degree in business or equivalent.

 

Experience 1-2 years of experience in marketing, customer support or sales. Experience in a technology oriented field a plus.  

 

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities:

    • Exhibit effective sales techniques, with strong interpersonal communication skills.
    • Be interested in and capable of learning about products and associated technologies.
    • Self-starter with the ability to recognize and develop opportunities for revenue growth.
    • Strong organizational skills, persistence and enthusiasm about our business.

PHYSICAL AND MENTAL DEMANDS : The physical and mental demands described here are representative of those that must be met by employees to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Mental Demands

While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to:

  • Use written and oral communication skills
  • Read and interpret data, information and documents
  • Analyze and solve non-routine and complex office administrative problems
  • Use math and mathematical reasoning
  • Observe and interpret situations
  • Learn and apply new information or skills
  • Perform highly detailed work on multiple, concurrent tasks
  • Work under intensive deadlines with frequent interruptions
  • Interact with managers, staff, customers, the public and others encountered in the course of work

 

Physical Demands

While performing the duties of this job, employees are regularly required to:

  • Sit, walk and stand
  • Talk or hear, both in person and by telephone
  • Use hands repetitively operate standard office equipment
  • Reach with hands and arms; and lift up to 25 pounds
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision and the ability to adjust focus 

Position Attributes

  1. Provide an extraordinary experience to all internal and external customers.
  2. Field in-bound customer support calls
  3. Maintain team email box and help support managed territories when account manager or account executive is out of office.
  4. Help the team hit monthly revenue goals provided by management.
  5. Communicate to Quiktron/Legrand customers how our solutions differentiate from competitors.
  6. Support the internal sales and territory team with order entry, RMA’s, customer set-ups, quotes, cross-references of competitor’s products, sending out tracking, etc. 
  7. Probe for information about account and logging information in CRM to help Account Reps to quickly understand potential of account. Log all correspondence for proper tracking of gain/loss ratio
  8. Share information with team leads, team and other departments, following company policies and values, balancing short- and long-term goals, and resolving customer issues when necessary.
  9. Meet all team deadlines and responsibilities.
  10. Provide pricing and availability to customers when needed.
  11. Support Outside Sales Rep with Project management
  12. Maintain minimum call scores and activity levels required of the position.

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