Regional Sales Executive, Small Commercial - Nashville, TN
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November 21, 2016
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1602939

Regional Sales Executive, Small Commercial
Nashville, TN
The Hartford



This successful sales leader will align agency goals thru specific initiatives to drive profitable growth. Responsible for utilizing various financial tools/metrics to monitor overall sales plan results and takes appropriate actions

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Agency Management/Agency Planning:
  • Develops a deep understanding of the agency footprint within the territory.
  • Build and leverage key agency relationships and resources to maximize market share.
  • Provides strategic and operational direction to the sales team to identify and uncover new business development opportunities.
  • Sets territory goals and objectives through implementing the sales planning process.

Territorial Management:
  • Develops a thorough understanding of geographic sales territory, including the number and mix of agencies that have the market reach to meet the office's financial objectives.
  • Develops deep knowledge of territorial market conditions to understand how to leverage Hartford product, services and resources within the marketplace to maximize business development opportunities.
  • Aligns and deploys Hartford resources to capture desired market share in territory. Manages and monitors results to ensure actions and plans produce desired outcomes, adjusting as needed.

Talent Management:
  • Attracts, selects, develops, and retains high caliber talent.
  • Effectively manages staff through coaching and performance management.
  • Successfully executes the P&C consultative sales process.
  • Removes obstacles and sets clear direction for the staff. Fosters staff development and establishes clear individual and team expectations.
  • Provides milestones to enable staff to measure progress.
  • Provides timely and constructive feedback to staff and manages performance.
  • Develops and manages talent pipeline to ensure adequate staff levels to meet anticipated business needs. Recognizes and rewards employees who exceed expectations.


Qualifications:
QUALIFICIATIONS:
  • BA/BS degree, advanced degree preferred and/or relevant industry experience and designations
  • A minimum of 5 years outside sales, agency/territorial management experience
  • A minimum of 4 years of directly account able for a sales team, P/L, performance assessments, succession planning.


Behaviors at the Hartford

  • Deliver Outcomes - Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.
  • Operate as a Team Player - Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.
  • Build Strong Partnerships - Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.
  • Strive for Excellence - Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve.


Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression

** NO AGENCIES PLEASE **
A little about us:
HIRING VETERANS IS A PRIORITY FOR THE HARTFORD

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