District Sales Manager
Less than 5 years experience • Construction
District Sales Manager - Construction Industry - WA #3746
Location Fife Washington
The District Sales Manager is responsible for driving overall sales growth by coaching, mentoring and managing sales employees in the District Office, including Inside and Outside Sales Representatives and Sales Support staff.
Build and maintain strong sales relationships with current and prospective customers.
Manage performance of the district sales force, including analysis and recommendations to improve sales performance, including travel awareness, encouraging quote follow up, and interactions that broaden and deepen relationships.
Oversee and manage district office sales support, including involvement in hiring decisions, as well as overall knowledge/validation of ERP data as tied with business, as well as order management, and vendor invoice/payment management.
Awareness of the district's annual budget, monitoring SG&A, challenging team to be cost conscious
Cultivate relationships between district sales office and other business units - GEO, Business Development, Corporate, Operations, etc.
Responsible for A/R, collections and DSO.
Market awareness and entrepreneurial vision within the district, ability and willingness to gather and communicate market information across the company, including fellow DSMs, Management Team, Operations and the rest of the Sales Force.
Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) include:
NOI for District Office
Volume in tons
A/R and DSO
Total GP and GP $/Ton
Stock Inventory Turnover
Prebilled Invoices paid
Bachelor's degree in Business or related field.
3-7years related salesexperience - construction industry preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
Ideal Candidates will have the following qualities and characteristics:
Proven track record of developing direct reports to achieve higher sales performance.
Strong strategic planning and analytical abilities.
Maintains high quality standards.
Active listener who is highly responsive to customer needs.
Exceptional leadership and team-building skills.
Courage, energy and drive to excel in sales (and sales management).
Fast learner and brainstormer who loves to solicit ideas and solve problems.
Administrative and operational skills - knows how to run the business as well as sell.
Personal charisma and strong interpersonal skills.
Bottom line requirements we need notes on with candidate submittal:
1. Bachelor's degree in Business or related field.
2. 3+ years related sales experience including managing direct reports - construction industry preferred.
3. Proven track record of developing direct reports to achieve higher sales performance.
4. Strong strategic planning and analytical abilities.