REPUBLIC SERVICES INC CONSTRUCTION SALES REPRESENTATIVE in KILGORE, Texas

CONSTRUCTION SALES REPRESENTATIVE: Job Description Within a designated market, a Construction Sales Representative is responsible for identifying leads, proactively prospecting and selling temporary waste removal to customers primarily in the construction industry. The Construction Sales Representative is also responsible for building, maintaining and growing long-term relationships with these clients to grow the revenue base and meet and exceed the monthly targeted profitable growth objectives in support of the Company s overall goals. The Construction Sales Representative meets regularly with prospective and existing clients in his or her assigned market area to deliver sales presentations, follow up with key decision makers and sell all services, as appropriate. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Professional presentation; is confident, assertive and displays a high level of self-esteem. Good time management skills to ensure assigned responsibilities are completed in an efficient manner. Good communication skills; is able to effectively communicate to all levels of management, both internally and externally. Strong active listening skills; gives full attention to what other people are saying, taking time to understand the points being made, asking questions when appropriate, and letting others fully state their ideas. Grasps concepts quickly and has good follow through skills; adheres to work schedule and follows through on challenges as they arise; maintains a positive outlook. Has the ability to identify the information needed to clarify a situation; seeks information from appropriate sources; has the ability to tackle a problem using a logical, sequential approach and can anticipate the implications of actions. Good written and verbal presentation skills. Is self-motivated; maintains a feeling of pride in work; has a strong work ethic and strives to achieve all goals; is competitive and has a strong drive to win; takes appropriate risks. Is trustworthy and maintains the highest level of confidentiality at all times. Is high energy, friendly and engaging; has excellent persuasion skills; can persuade others to change their minds or behavior. Has a service orientation; is actively looking for ways to help people. Preferred Qualifications Bachelor s Degree desired. Two years of direct selling experience. Prior experience in the construction industry. Principal Responsibilities Identify viable leads, manage prospects and secure all lines of temporary business offered within the market to exceed monthly established targeted profitable growth goals. Utilize the Company s Contact Relationship Management ( CRM ) tool on a daily basis, scheduling and documenting all activities, and develop robust information profiles on prospective customers to facilitate the acquisition of new business. Develop and maintain an awareness of market behavior and competitive trends in designated market to anticipate changing customer needs; proactively manage customer base. Generate and provide sales leads for permanent sales opportunities to the appropriate sales representative in the market to capture additional revenue. Proactively communicate with, or respond to, customers in conjunction with the Company s pricing initiatives. Prepare and deliver sales presentations to grow existing client base; follow up with key decision makers. Establish long-term relationships with contractors in designated market. Maintain a thorough knowledge of the Company s available services, lines of business, pricing structures and sell into existing and prospective commercial and industrial clients, as appropriate, to grow targeted revenue and contribute to Company goals and objectives. Meet regularly with Sales Manager or General Manager, as appropriate to review weekly sales activities and prospective customer calling activities. Track