Tile & Flooring Technical Sales Support Manager

18 Days Ago wedi Corp Houston, Texas, United States

Tile & Flooring Technical Sales Support Manager

wedi Corp

Full-time
Job Salary Range (in USD)
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Job Category
Sales
Overview
Job Type : Full-time
Zipcode : 77007
Spoken English Required : Fluent
Written English Required : Fluent
Spoken Spanish Required : Fluent
Written Spanish Required : Average
Posted : 2024-03-27
Requirements
Minimum Education : High School
Career Level : Experienced (Non-Manager)
Travel Required : 25%
Description

wedi Corporation (www.wedicorp.com), is the worldwide industry leader in the manufacturing and development of high-performance and quality shower systems and backer board systems used in the construction of custom tiled wet rooms.

We are immediately hiring a Tile and Flooring Technical Sales Support Manager with a concentration and home base location in either of the following cities: Dallas, Hoston or San Antonio, TX and the territory will cover the entire state of Texas.

Your background and experience should be in the construction trades - with a concentration on flooring and/or tile construction and product installation. The primary job responsibility is to develop and support sales and business growth with contractors, installers, retailers, architects, builders, or wholesale distributors in the tile, flooring, or building materials industry in the territory.

This is a FULLY REMOTE FIELD SALES POSITION with approximately four days of travel throughout the territory per week with some overnight. The candidate must RESIDE in the TEXAS service territory.

Responsibilities:

  • Drive, develop, promote, and grow sales of wedi products and systems throughout the State wide territory of Texas
  • Develop and maintain solid working relationships with professional installers and contractors, retailers, specifiers, builders, wholesale distributors, and other key business influencers,
  • Retain current accounts and prospect new business opportunities,
  • Support professional installers with questions and assistance and offer educational training on installation sites and in workshops and classes,
  • Consult with retailers and wholesale distributors and offer training on product knowledge, product handling, and sales process,
  • Consult with wholesale distributors to improve product mix and local stock availability and turns,
  • Successfully launch and promote new and legacy products via hands-on product demonstrations, presentations & professional product displays,
  • Collaborate with Corporate resources such as Technical, Customer Service, Marketing, Logistics, etc., to deliver exceptional standards of service to wedi customers,
  • Drive lead generation through job site visits, cold calls, prospecting etc.,
  • Develop and successfully execute field sales action plans and campaigns,
  • Achieve and exceed targets, goals, and objectives, as established with Regional Sales Manager and regional team,
  • Represent wedi as an industry leader through exceptional professional standards, and a 'customer first' approach,
  • Attend assigned wedi trade shows,
  • Identify and submit new product development potentials and opportunities from a technical viewpoint,
  • Other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Bilingual – with the ability to able to effectively communicate in English and Spanish
  • Must have a background and experience in sales (minimum 4 years) and/or 4 years of experience in the building materials industry (tile, flooring, renovation, general contracting),
  • Knowledge of flooring or tile installation systems is highly desirable,
  • Ability to travel 4 days a week to service customers regionally and locally (which can be overnight),
  • Must be able to conduct product presentations and demonstrations confidently and professionally,
  • Technically proficient and familiar with architectural specifications and construction design elements,
  • Excellent communication skills written and verbal, be able to make sound business decisions, influence, be assertive, and close a sale,
  • Proficient in digital systems: Microsoft Word, basic Excel, Email, Internet, PowerPoint,
  • Self-starter. Able to use initiative, work, and adapt to a fast-paced and changing market,
  • Must possess a valid driver's license and a clean driving record. Must be able to travel throughout assigned territory as per advertised amounts, including some overnight,
  • Must be able to lift to 70 pounds on occasion with assistance, with a carrying capability of 50 pounds,
  • Strong attention to detail,
  • Ability to work with others and independently,
  • Self-motivated & self-disciplined.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. on occasion
  • Analyzing and evaluating data
  • Continually traveling in assigned region
  • Regularly use hands and fingers to handle, control or feel objects
  • Regularly speak clearly so listeners can understand
  • Regularly understand the speech of another person

Education:

  • Minimum high school diploma with relevant industry work experience in shower/floor installation

Benefits:

  • Industry competitive compensation package (salary, commission, bonus) – earn up to $120k in your first year!
  • Approved business expenses paid,
  • Per diem to contribute to covering personal expenses while traveling ,
  • Company phone and laptop,
  • Company car (Ford F150 truck) ,
  • Excellent benefits package to include:
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance Day 1 of employment through United Healthcare
    • 15 Paid Time off (PTO) annually, 20 PTO after 4 years completed.
    • 401K match up to 4%
    • Company Paid Short-Term, Long-Term and Life Insurance

As an equal opportunity employer wedi corp. does not discriminate on the basis of (perceived or actual) race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.

Job Location
Houston, Texas, United States
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