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Electronic Service Sales Executive
Santa Rosa , California
November 12, 2016
Job Description:
** The office is located in Livermore, CA, but the territory for this sales position will be Marin and Sonoma counties around the Santa Rosa, CA area**

SimplexGrinnell is a global leader in life safety and property protection. We serve over one million customers in the United States, providing a comprehensive array of fire alarm, fire sprinkler, fire suppression, integrated security, sound and communications, and nurse call systems and services. We deliver our industry-leading solutions in buildings and environments where life safety protection is absolutely vital - from schools, universities and hospitals to commercial properties, industrial buildings, and government facilities. In everything we do, SimplexGrinnell strives to keep people and property safe.

The primary role of the Electronic Service Sales Executive is to maintain and grow sales within a defined customer base and geographical territory. Must identify customer needs and develop sales strategies to meet objectives. Establish contact with prospects and qualify potential buyers by scheduling sales calls. Follow up on leads, utilizing SimplexGrinnell marketing strategies. Develop a sales strategy to gain customer understanding of company product offerings. Conduct seminars, demonstrations, etc. in order to identify and generate leads for prospective customers. Develop financial justifications, prepare proposals, make presentations, and perform the necessary follow-up for a successful closing of the sale. Interface effectively with district operations to deliver and improve service delivery. Deliver sales against an assigned quota. Maintain established accounts through regular customer contact in pursuit of follow up sales. Report progress and supply metrics to operation and corporate teams on a weekly and monthly basis. Participate in trade shows, special product demonstrations, and other events with the objective of increasing sales and enhancing the company's image.

Job Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, business, or engineering preferred or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum of 3 years successful sales experience in Electronic or similar industry.
  • Highly motivated and success driven.
  • Ability to quickly identify and qualify opportunities.
  • High degree of self-discipline.
  • Experience working with electrical contractors, ability to read blueprints and wiring diagrams desirable.
  • Computer experience (Microsoft and Oracle programs preferred.)
  • Good oral and written communication skills and sales techniques.
  • Ability to persuade and close sales.
  • Self Motivation with good organizational skills.
  • Valid driver's license with an acceptable driving record
  • Ability to obtain appropriate licenses required by national, state and local codes
  • Must be able to pass a background check, MVR check and drug screening.
A little about us:
Johnson Controls is a global diversified technology and industrial leader serving customers in more than 150 countries.

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