Inside Sales Rep III

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Experience (Years)

Position Description/Company Info

Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Inside Sales Rep III to join the Data Communications Division in Moraine, OH. The primary purpose of this position is to sell and support the sales of connectivity products to C2G Distribution customers. Provide inbound email, chat and phone support for Sales, Purchasing, and Product Marketing personnel within these accounts. Provide inventory support by managing stock levels and SKU maintenance within the accounts. Provide Advertising and Marketing support to these accounts in the areas of Product Offerings, Promotions, Spiffs, and Catalog Ad creation.  Participate in tradeshows, training visits, and vendor fairs to deliver product information directly to customers.


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.  


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Equal Opportunity Employer



Knowledge Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business or related field preferred
  • Three years successful sales, customer service and/or related industry experience
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills
  • Good understanding of computers, networking and related connectivity products
  • Above average understanding of Channel Sales environment and Distribution/Reseller relationships
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications especially Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Previous working knowledge of SAP/ERP systems is a plus.
  • Ability to type a minimum 30 W.P.M.

Position Attributes

Main Job Duties:

  • Devise ways to optimize inventory control procedures
  • Inspect the levels of business supplies to identify shortages
  • Ensure product stock is adequate for all distribution channels and can cover direct demand from customers
  • Use Business Intelligence software to monitor sales and document characteristics of inventory
  • Generate suggested orders for each distributor to replenish stock avoiding insufficiencies or excessive surplus
  • Analyze data to anticipate future needs
  • Collaborate with warehouse employees and other staff to ensure business goals are met
  • Report to upper management on stock levels, issues etc.
  • Respond to inquiries regarding products and inventories
  • Provide direction and assistance to colleagues as needed
  • Maintain distribution inventory and POS reports
  • Input distribution sales in SAP to allow invoicing for consigned inventory
  • Input distribution Purchase Orders for consigned inventory
  • Support Canadian Regional Sales Manager, Nicole Robitaille
  • Maintain and update MSRP pricing and cost with distribution partners
  • Setup parts with distribution partners, validating the distributor’s sku setup and website presence
  • Provide shipping and tracking information to distribution partners, resellers and end users


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 


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