Regional Sales Representative in Seattle, WA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Marel Holding B.V.   •  

Seattle, WA 98160

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


5 - 7 years

Posted 36 days ago


The Regional Sales Representative will work closely with Territory Sales Managers and Key Account Managers to solely focus on the Standard Products portfolio, stand-alone, plug and play equipment across all industries along with a greater emphasis on small to mid-sized

Responsible for establishing and implementing a structural sales plan aimed at targeting and maintaining contacts with customers in assigned Region.

Aim of this role is to drive sales with customers; justify product offering and customer value and to increase our market share year on year, while meeting our customers' requirements.


The responsibilities of this function consist of, but are not limited to:

· Maintain a close contact with existing and potential customers in the market

  • Work closely with Marel's Territory Sales Managers and Key Account Managers to gain an understanding of sales within the assigned territory and overall industry.
  • Travel alongside Territory Sales Managers and Key Account Managers to visit new and existing customers.
  • The RSR will also solicit and put greater focus on small to mid-sized customer prospects within the industry

· Cooperate closely with Site Management, Project Management, Order Engineering, Service and Supply Chain, and Managers of other business segments to achieve regional goals.

· Responsible for realizing sales budget (target) both in volume and margin (based on discount management) and market share.

· Responsible for sales process from prospect including until take-over protocol.

· Analyze customer needs and offer best solution.

  • Learn to use CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system for customers and products.

· Prepare visit reports, lead registration and follow-up / up2date data in Company CRM systems including opportunities.

· Ensure accurate forecasting of Sales.

· Required to meet KPI (Key Product Indicators) goals with sales and margins.

· Participate in and partly in the organization of commercial activities such as exhibitions, demos, events.

· Travel as necessary to visit new and existing customers.

· Collect and report about general market information and desires and needs of customers and relations.

· In addition, collect information about activities, requirements and developments of the competitors.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

· Willing to travel 75% of the time

· Ability to work with customers, vendors, and co-workers in a courteous and tactful manner to resolve problems.

· Ability to concentrate, handle pressure, meet deadlines, and pay attention to detail.

· Excellent verbal and communication skills required.

· Good organizational skills.

· Motivated, outgoing, self-starter.

· Results driven.

· Able to follow through on duties and assignments.

· Excellent time management skills, the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects.

· Maintain professional appearance/demeanor.

· Maintain positive attitude under stress.

Education and Experience

· 5-10 years' experience in outside business-to-business sales of technical/ mechanical equipment.

· Product knowledge in current events and networking.

· Hands on in working with customers on processing solutions.

· Able to use CRM (Customer Relationship Management) system for customers and products or appitude to learn

· Able to use Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook and other software.

Valid Through: 2019-11-5