Shaw Industries Inc Territory Sales Manager - Soft Surface - Northern VA in Alexandria, Virginia
Territory Sales Manager - Soft Surface - Northern VA
Territory Sales Manager: Shaw manufactures and distributes carpeting, hardwood, laminate and ceramic tile for residential and commercial applications worldwide.
Position Overview: A Territory Sales Manager is required to maintain and increase Shaw’s profitability and market share in a geographical area. This is accomplished through the development of good relationships with the customer based on knowledge, service, trust and integrity. Business growth will be accomplished through the implementation of major market programs and services, sample placement and inventory roll sales.
Daily sales calls on existing customers with special emphasis on the sale of rolls and quantities of carpet, samples, displays, cushion, adhesive, and related floor products.
Must present products to the retail dealers, designers and end-users as well as analyze all leads provided by corporate reports.
Must sell and construct display racks weighing 50lbs or more on a regular basis.
Must continually prospect for viable new accounts while developing a keen awareness of what is happening within their designated geographic area.
Prepare reports of business transactions and sales reports showing sales volume and potential sales.
Prepare and communicate periodic sales reports outlining actual sales information and goals, competitive market conditions and product needs.
Analyze sales statistics by reviewing computer reports specific to his/her territory to aid in formulating goals and to assist dealers in promoting sales.
Analyze and control travel and entertainment expenditures as well as sample budget to conform to budgetary requirements.
A High School Diploma/GED required. Previous sales experience required.
This position requires the ability to interface with a diverse group of customers in a friendly and respectable manner.
The candidate must have the ability to use a laptop computer and basic Microsoft Windows software including MS Office.
Applicants must also be physically able to assemble and take down display fixtures.
Territory Managers must travel in a vehicle that can carry a number of product sample boards this would require a van or an approved SUV.
Ability to lift more than 50lbs on a regular basis.
Must reside within territory
Build Customer Satisfaction
Deliver Compelling Communication
Build Trusting Relationships
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. requires the Residential Territory Managers to operate and maintain a specific vehicle while conducting business due to the size and volume of flooring samples. The approved vehicle classes are SUV’s or van-sized vehicles and must meet a minimum storage space requirement. To receive a complete list of company approved vehicles or vehicle types, email email@example.com. In keeping with our company’s sustainability commitment, Shaw Industries encourages the use of hybrid or other high fuel efficiency automobile.
8 hour, day shift
Shaw is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination, harassment, and retaliation. It is our policy to recruit, hire, train, and promote individuals in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, gender identity, or any other legally protected status.
As we continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), we might determine the need to postpone in-person interviews to ensure the health and safety of our associates, candidates, and the community. In this case, we can accommodate with a phone or video interview, and will schedule an in-person interview for a later date. The method by which you interview does not impact your standing as a candidate for this position.
Shaw Industries Group, Inc. is more than a flooring company – we are 22,000 people united in our vision of creating a better future for our customers, for our people, for our community and for our company. We provide carpet, resilient, hardwood, tile & stone, laminate, synthetic turf and other specialty items for residential and commercial markets worldwide. We meet diverse customer needs through an expansive portfolio of brands, including: Anderson Tuftex , COREtec , Patcraft , Philadelphia Commercial, Shaw Contract, Shaw Floors, Shaw Hospitality, Shaw Sports Turf, Southwest Greens, USFloors and more.
Headquartered in Dalton, Georgia, Shaw is a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway with nearly $6 billion in annual revenue and representation throughout the U.S., as well as in Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, France, Great Britain, India, Mexico, Scotland, Singapore and the United Arab Emirates. For more information about our company brands, operations and community involvement, visit www.shawinc.com .
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