HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) (www.hdsupply.com) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion - all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you're ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Responsible for generating new sales opportunities via phone, email or other electronic communication. Respond to customer order and quotation requests received via outside salespersons, telephone, e-mail, written, and faxed correspondence. Coordinate with other departments in handling purchase orders and providing service to customers.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities
Prospects for new sales opportunities. Generates leads via outbound calling and e-mail.
Provides product pricing by consulting the price matrix, as well as other complex tables, to determine the appropriate price. Develops code directives for certain product while maintaining target margin goals.
Prepares and submits proposals. Generates oral and written quotations.
Procures and maintains inventory. Monitors to ensure proper inventory turns.
Resolves customer service issues. Tracks open sales orders.
Performs follow-up to ensure timely shipment of materials and customer satisfaction.
Nature and Scope
Refers complex, unusual problems to supervisor.
Under general supervision, exercises some judgment in accordance with well-defined policies, procedures, and techniques. Work typically involves regular review of output by a senior coworker or supervisor.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Typically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.
Education and Experience
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
Experience selling in an inside sales environment and/or demonstrated success working with customers.
Experience with inventory sales.