Project Sales Lighting and Switchgear

Sonepar USA

4.5

(39)

Duluth, MN

Why you should apply for a job to Sonepar USA:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 90% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 90% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Tuition assistance and professional development.
  • Adoption assistance, child care savings account and pet insurance.
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, and dental plans as well as free counseling services.
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    Position summary

    anufacturers' representatives to quote and sell electrical products on these projects.

    • Develop a thorough understanding of plans and specifications in order to prepare timely and accurate proposals for projects.

    • Coordinate with management and account managers regarding bid proposal strategy and value-added service offering. This includes compiling and analyzing information from vendors, determining appropriate pricing, using discretion to maximize Viking profitability.

    • Foster and maintain excellent working relationships with Viking customers and other parties involved in design work by calling on them and providing regular technical and project support.

    • Oversee and manage all projects for profitability and take appropriate steps to ensure customer satisfaction. As necessary, negotiate on behalf of Viking to resolve all disputes associated with projects issues as they arise.

    • Promote fair and honest dealings with suppliers. Manage vendor relationships to benefit Viking, our customers and suppliers.

    • For secured jobs, coordinate and communicate detailed project needs to Project Manager to ensure smooth project turnover and timely service to the customer. Maintain engagement with Project Manager to facilitate dispute resolution. Work with the Project Manager to determine pricing on extra products and change orders and expediting fees.

    • Analyze and relay technical data for customers, pre-sale and post-sale, regarding product selection and application, as well as product revisions post sale. Consult with sales team on the proper application of products. Serve as information center for technical information on lighting and distribution.

    JOB REQUIREMENTS: EDUCATION:

    • Four-year college degree in business or technical area preferred. Minimum associate degree or equivalent experience.

    EXPERIENCE:

    • 3-5 years in the Electrical industry.

    • Working knowledge of Windows, Microsoft Excel, Word, Outlook, internet navigation, and Adobe.

    KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:

    • Excellent organizational skills. Able to manage time effectively

    • Strong interpersonal skills

    • Strong oral and written communication skills, with attention to detail

    • Strong math aptitude and analytical skills ▪ Solid decision-making skills. Must be able to negotiate and problem-solve

    • Ability to work with flexibility and adaptability to workplace situations/expectations

    • Ability to work well independently and collaboratively across departments

    • Effective Vendor Management skills

    GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:

    • Requires occasional travel and customer entertainment

    • Willingness to work additional hours in order to meet deadlines

    About Viking Electric and Sonepar USA

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    Sonepar is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability unrelated to ability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, order of protection status, protected veteran or military status, or an unfavorable discharge from military service, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Sonepar USA:

  • 4.5/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 4.6/5 in supportive management
  • 90% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 90% would recommend this company to other women
  • 97% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Tuition assistance and professional development.
  • Adoption assistance, child care savings account and pet insurance.
  • Comprehensive medical, vision, and dental plans as well as free counseling services.