As a Sales Representative you will work selling Energy Efficiency programs to reduce costs and reduce energy usage to local Business customers. Responsibilities include prospecting for qualified small business customers, conducting energy assessments, developing solutions for lighting, presenting proposals to customers and signing up new customers for our Planned Lighting Maintenance Programs. Lighting Maintenance Company offers competitive total compensation plan (base salary + commission) and fosters a skilled, energized and empowered workforce
Job Duties & Responsibilities:
-Cold call and follow up on leads and proposals
-Provide information to customers on available utility incentives and details of the program
-Prepare and present proposals that recommend energy conservation measures, provide customer costs and incentives, and then sell the value proposition to the customer
-Maintain strong ongoing communications with customers to assure customer satisfaction
-Report accurately and describe activities in the field and monitor progress towards program goals
-Meet or exceed set proposal and sales objectives
-Responsible for representing the company in a professional manner and abiding by all safety and employee guidelines.
-Responsible for maintaining and protecting all company equipment issued
-Conducts energy audits of non-residential buildings as required, which includes but is not limited to identifying existing lighting and refrigeration using equipment/measure
-Self-motivated, accountable, sales oriented mentality
-Outgoing personality and the ability to interact positively with people and provide excellent customer service
-Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
-Detail-oriented with the ability to work to schedules and objectives
-Ability to learn and present energy efficient lighting and refrigeration concepts
-Proven ability to conduct successful cold calls and generate leads
-Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
-Local working knowledge of assigned territory preferred
-Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information
-Proficiency with technology, including use of iPad and MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)
-Must possess a valid driver's license applicable to state laws and dependable transportation
Education, Training & Certifications:
-2 - 5 years of outside sales experience
-Experience with energy auditing or commercial lighting a plus
Income: This is a Base + commission job. The Wage will be $12.50/ hr (26,000 per year) plus commission on the work that you bring in. The potential is directly related to the effort you put into the job. Potential income after the first year may be $45,000 to $50,000.
We pay 1/2 medical after 30 Days. Vision, Dental, Supplemental are offered but are self-pay. Other Benefits include 1 week paid vacation, six paid holidays after 1 year of employment and 2 weeks vacation after 2 years.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Do not apply if you do not have sales experience.