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Sales Manager East Region & Exelon KAM

Company: Prysmian Group
Location: Lexington
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

POSITION DESCRIPTION
This position is responsible for sales of High Voltage systems (Cable, accessories, installation, and Site acceptance test) for the East Coast area. The Sales Manager shall establish and maintain a solid working relationship with Investor-Owned Utilities, Public Power entities, Sales representatives, while attaining sales and profitability targets as outlined annually in our Management Plan. This position will also be responsible to support other Prysmian Group sales teams on occasion, such as, Network Components, Prysmian Electronics and Corporate Hanger.
Sales Manager shall be able to study and evaluate the market providing to the Business Unit a medium-term visibility (3 years) Nature and Scope
Reporting to the High Voltage North America leader -this position is accountable for sales, customer forecast, contract management, and selling of new technology and delivering results tied to contribution margin goals. This position manages approximately $100 million in sales and requires extensive face to face contact with existing Customers, Channel Partners, Agents and Prospects within the geographic region.
Specific Job Duties:

  • Establish and maintain ethical and professional relationships with customers (internal and external), prospects and industry associates
  • Develop and execute a sales and profitability plan for the assigned territory, inclusive of Network Components and PryCam
  • Identify and target new prospects as agreed to by HV team
  • Expand High Voltage cable sales (depth and breadth) within existing accounts, where applicable.
  • Analyze market and prospect activity and provide a three-year market plan.
  • Schedule and execute direct sales call on all centers of influence at the Utilities both Public Power and Investor Owned Utilities (Supply Chain, Standards, Project Engineering, Warehouse, Construction Management, etc.)
  • Develop and deliver oral and written presentations to customers and prospects.
  • Coordinate resolution of customer issues with appropriate internal resources (sales administration, product management, manufacturing, engineering, credit etc.).
  • Generate and communicate to management market intelligence.
  • Promote and facilitate product training and plant tours with customers and prospects
  • Assist product managers with pricing decisions, product introduction, inventory decisions and major product group forecasting
  • Communicate overall customer needs and concerns to management.
  • Participate in regional trade shows as required
  • Extensive travel will be required
    Key Characteristics:
    • Professional, poised, aggressive, self-starter, quick learner, persuasive
    • Excellent interpersonal skills, relationship builder
    • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
    • Excellent organizational and managerial skills
    • Technically oriented, with technical knowledge of the electric utility infrastructure
    • Works productively in unstructured environment, emotionally stable
    • PC literate (PowerPoint, Word, Excel)
    • Demonstrated ability to sell and meet assigned sales profitability goals
    • Capable to deal with legal department for T&Cs evaluation.
      Education:
      • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business Management, marketing, or another related technical field is highly preferred
        Experience :
        • Minimum 3 - 5 years outside sales experience, preferably with utility, utility product manufacturer or utility distributor
        • Knowledge of utility industry & products

          Prysmian Group, as an Equal Opportunity Employer, aims to attract and recruit individuals with diverse backgrounds, skills and abilities, who will enhance the quality of service and contribute to the Group's success. Prysmian Group is committed to the development of an organization that prioritizes talent, where people feel respected, appreciated and free to fully express their human potential. Prysmian Group strongly believes that diversity drives meritocracy and brings significant value at all levels of the organization, increases the possibility of capturing market opportunities and maximizing value for our customers and shareholders. Prysmian Group bases its decisions on principles of equality, with evaluations based on the type of position and with a focus on best practices so individuals succeed based on their efforts and skills and their alignment with applicable job requirements. Line Managers, Hiring Managers, HR Corporate and HR Local are responsible for ensuring that diversity and inclusion are respected during the recruiting process. Unconscious bias and stereotypes must not influence our selection processes. We look for the best candidates and for the real value they can bring into the organization. We value meritocracy. We value diversity. We turn off our bias. All persons shall have the opportunity to be considered for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, alienage or citizenship status, age, sex, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, military service and veteran status, pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Prysmian will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business.
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