Specialist for the ABB Measurement & Analytics Flow business will primarily be responsible for driving the sales of the Flow product portfolio through the ABB Canada sales network including direct sales and sales through technical distributors. Responsibility will also include to aggressively and profitably grow ABB's market share across all flow products in the target markets. Focus on value messaging around applications for certain pre-defined products, and training of distributor organizations to move the core competencies closer to customers.
Responsible to meet or exceed the specific product sales targets in the territory.
Drive channel sales in all specific products into the agreed focused Industries.
Develop strategic plans for the sales and market share growth for the Flow product portfolio in Canada.
Provide quarterly updates to the Strategic Plan with actions completed and plans for the following quarter.
Train channel partners to be the experts on the products and solutions.
Gain AVL approvals for key accounts in the region and drive large project pursuits within the territory.
Collaborate with Regional Sales Managers to support trade shows and customer events.
Participate in monthly cadence calls and forecast reviews.
Define product and application requirements for business growth.
Front end and back end order support including applications, product configurations, upgrade paths etc.
Familiarize with adjacent team member's product offerings (i.e. analytical, pressure, level) enough to be able to promote benefits and hand off to the right person or channel partner. Achieve this familiarity through taking applicable ABB e-learning courses from our extensive library.
Develop and execute account strategies with the local account managers.
Sales support at the feed stage and bidding stage of projects.
Maintain a high level of knowledge concerning competition which may impact the sales and marketing efforts of ABB, regardless of the technology involved.
Must have at least 8 years of technical and /or sales experience in flow products or related work experience.
B.S Degree in a technical discipline is preferred but not required.
Must have proven experience with specific accomplishments in technical and sales support, product promotion and training.
Must have proven experience with specific accomplishments in improving customer satisfaction and business relationships.
Good time / activity and priority management skills.
Leverage your existing relationships in the industry to bring new selling opportunities to ABB.
Ability to develop and implement structured sales processes and strategies that improve efficiency and lead to winning.
Intense competitor knowledge; Passion for selling and winning.
Resilience to overcome rejection.
Obsessive focus on end users, their wants and needs, their goals and objectives, how they buy, how they maintain their equipment, how they partner with suppliers.
Ability to develop relationships at all levels in ABB, our channel partners and our end users (from field personnel to corner office).
Must have the ability to quickly understand ABB market approach, technology, products, customers and competitors.
Travel about 25 percent of the time.
Must be able to work with and influence the regional sales teams.
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