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Sales Manager - Automation Solutions - Florham Park, NJ

Florham Park, New Jersey

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Building Technologies
Business Unit: Field Operations
Requisition Number: 229714
Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Florham Park
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: 10%

Division Description:

The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the North American market leader for safe and secure, energy-efficient and environmentally-friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, service provider, and system integrator, Building Technologies has offerings for fire protection; life safety; and security as well as building automation; heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC); and energy management. Since 1995, Siemens has helped to modernize nearly 7,000 buildings worldwide, including important American landmarks such as World Trade Center Memorial, Times Square Building, Carnegie Hall, Walt Disney World and the Mount Vernon Estate.

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Job Description:

Siemens Building Technologies is currently searching for a dynamic leader for our Florham Park, NJ Branch, specifically for our Building Automation Solutions Sales group. The Sales Manager will ensure strong customer relationships are established and maintained while also driving employees to achieve business goals. The Sales Manager promotes team selling and expansion of existing relationships across divisions and/or geographic areas. 

Responsibilities include:

• Coordinate sales support activities to facilitate offering and supporting quality products
• Drive sales employees to achieve commitment to the Building Technologies philosophy and customer satisfaction
• Manage employee performance and provide coaching to develop skills. Communicate goals and provide performance appraisals
• Review bidding to ensure accuracy and appropriate method to meet company and customer objectives
• Assist employees in determining margins, identifying resources and assessing future potential business. Participate in selling to large/key accounts as needed
• Support Building Technologies by networking with districts, regions, and corporate headquarters to increase knowledge of offerings, and creating opportunities for employees to do the same
• Provide input for best practice work and encourage employees to incorporate new ideas into projects
• Develop sales forecast and provide input to budget. Identify market opportunities and develop strategies to maximize impact to SBT. Participate in development of long range sales planning and growth strategies
• Resource to sales employees regarding Building Technologies products, applications and services
• Aware of competitor product/service information and will advise employees on effective sales tactics as needed
• Provide feedback on new products and assess product positioning to maximize achievement of business goals
• Maintain ongoing contacts with large/key accounts and consider these customer’s needs relative to new product development
• Participates in functions in industry associations in accordance with company policy

Qualifications the ideal candidate will have include:

• Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Engineering or other related field, although candidates with a combination of education and directly related experience will also be considered; A High School Diploma (or GED Equivalency) is a minimum requirement.
• 5 to 7 years of industry related sales experience including experience managing sales teams preferred. Industry experience should be with Building Automation
• Excellent presentation, oral and written communication skills for coaching sales staff and interfacing with customers
• Understanding of fire alarm and security systems a plus
• Must possess a valid Driver's License in good standing
• Must be at least 21 years of age and meet eligibility requirements in order to participate in the required Siemens vehicle plan


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