Regional Sales Manager

LORD Corporation   •  


Industry: Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 173 days ago

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Job Description:

If you are interested in working with an exciting range of products contributing to a dynamic culture in a fast-growing company, then LORD Sensing is the place for you! LORD Sensing is committed to providing individuals a rewarding career experience. In addition to competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package, our achievement comes about as a result of team effort. Our employees are enthusiastic team members who love what they do, take initiative, and take pride in their work and accomplishments. Our portfolio of pressure, temperature, load, displacement, inertial, and wireless sensing products are recognized as key components in cutting edge data acquisition applications for the Aerospace & Defense, Oil & Gas, and Industrial markets. Our sensing products have won multipleawards and are used in world class, pioneering technical applications including commercial space vehicles, on-shore and off-shore oil drilling/production, robotics, unmanned systems, and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) for vehicle health monitoring.

We are currently seeking an experienced Sales Manager to join and be part of our pro-active and growth driven culture. This position supports a rapidly evolving and highly innovative division of LORD. The position of Regional Sales Manager will be responsible for the development and performance of all sales activities in assigned South US Region, preferably in or around Houston, Texas. He/She is responsible for establishing time and territory plans, prospects and manages key account relationships, and manages Field Sales Engineers in territory. He/She is also responsible for achieving new product development through securing customer orders.


  • BS/BA degree in Engineering with 5 to 8 years of technical sales/field engineering sales or sales program management experience (or equivalent) having direct customer contact and responsibilities
  • Experience in instrumentation, selling sensors, or other highly technical products and familiarity withOil and Gas Market
  • Prior experience/responsibility for key national or global accounts or indirect channel selling, dealing with multiple levels of decision-making and influence
  • Manage, grow, and expand sales in the assigned markets to meet or exceed annual plan
  • Manage business with existing key accounts and expand business into new platforms
  • Compose value propositions for complex business opportunities and bring prospect to closure
  • Successfully penetrate new account targets in line with the Global strategic intent for the market segment
  • Use of CRM, preferably Dynamics, monitors and manages customer contact
  • Expectation to know and stay current with all competitors in the assigned markets
  • Computer proficiency, with an emphasis on Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and capability to learn internal computer systems SAP, BI, IDWeb
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including telephone and presentation skills
  • Strong technical aptitude and ability to translate customer requirements into viable technical solutions, identify and quantify the value of collaborative customer solutions for customers
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills to interpret sales performance and market trend information
  • Expectation of 30-50% travel or more, being in front of customers
  • Valid driver’s license & the ability to operate a motor vehicle


  • Prior experience with pressure transducers, load cells and temperature sensors and/or MEMS based Inertial sensors and Wireless sensor networks