Sales manager professionalsdon't pass up this opportunity for a great new career with a global industrial distribution company that combines sales leadership with P&L responsibility. Applied is an industry-leading value-added distributor of a wide variety of innovative, quality industrial products. Since 1923, we have been committed to always having the right part in stock and always getting it to the customer when they need it.
As Branch Manager, you will have P&L responsibility allowing you to showcase not only your sales development, strategic planning, administrative and project management skills, but also your coaching and mentoring abilities. Reporting to the Regional Manager, you will lead the Inside and Outside Sales team. If you relish the idea of serving industrial B2B customers through everything, from hands-on operational duties, to salesmanship and team motivation efforts, this could be the perfect career choice for you!
Much of your time will be in the field, calling on and developing customers both personally and coaching Account Managers. Our diverse customer base includes agriculture, food, aggregate, mining, manufacturing, schools, hospitals, government, and more.
Manage overall service center activities including profitability & growth, inside & outside sales & service, programs & activities related to product promotions, office & warehouse functions. Service Center P&L responsibility, top and bottom line.
Hire, train, & develop strong performing team players. Champion leadership competencies
Lead training for sales expertise & product knowledge. Ensure high customer relations & satisfaction
Develop, manage & implement service center sales activities & strategies, account assignment & territory management, sales performance goal achievement, margins
Identify & evaluate new customers, market conditions, opportunities, competitive pressures
Recommend & implement actions to maximize sales, increase margins, expand market share
Personal assigned accounts as required
Leadership by example Create a positive, dynamic, and fun work environment
3+ years proven B2B outside industrial sales experience, calling on front office & plant personnel
Leadership experience, team building. Industrial sales / sales management exp preferred
Strong written & verbal communication & English grammar skills
Ability / desire to quickly learn new processes and systems
Problem solving, multi-tasking, sense of urgency, sense of humor
Solid computer skills
Valid driver's license and clean driving record (MVR)
High School Diploma or equivalent
Bearings and/or power transmission sales experience a plus
As a Branch Manager with Applied, you will be part of a stable and established company with consistently strong performance and growth. Here is just some of what we have to offer:
Base salary and bonus opportunities. Company vehicle
Health, vision, and dental coverage
401(k) w/ company match
Paid vacation, sick time, and company holidays, tuition reimbursement
Personalized training and development program
Career development and advancement opportunities
Build a rewarding management career with a global leader in industrial distribution!
Applied Industrial Technologies (NYSE: AIT) is a leading industrial distributor that offers more than 6.5 million parts to serve the needs of MRO and OEM customers in virtually every industry. In addition, Applied provides engineering, design and systems integration for industrial and fluid power applications, as well as customized mechanical, fabricated rubber and fluid power shop services. Applied also offers storeroom services and inventory management solutions that provide added value to our customers.
We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status, marital status, medical condition or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Applied Industrial Technologies, Inc.