Education: AS/BA/BS degree in business, marketing, or equivalent experience. Related work experience can be substituted for educational requirements.
1-2 years of sales/marketing/business development experience within the Waste Services Industry with heavy emphasis on the Commercial Sales Sector.
1+ years of progressive sales experience.
Demonstrated ability to apply consultative and solutions based selling skills.
Applied skills in negotiation, bid responses, contract management, forecasting and reporting.
Experience with sales generation, customer interaction, presentation, client interaction, negotiation, account management, forecasting, pricing, and sales closure.
Superior written and oral communication skills combined with above average organization, interpersonal, listening, presentation and problem solving skills.
Professional demeanor and ability to function with the utmost honesty and integrity.
Must demonstrate a basic understanding of applied use of sales automation technology used in support of the sales process.
Proficiency in using array of software packages, including MS Outlook, Word, PPT and Excel.
Experienced in developing strategies to increase sales volumes, manage costs and source potential opportunities through different channels.
Knowledge of the Waste Industry, competitors, and relevant external forces that influence the client's buying decision.
Well versed in problem solving, market research, financial/profitability analysis, pricing, and client relationship management.
Organized and intellectually able to eliminate sales obstacles through creative and adaptive approaches.
Must be prepared for extensive travel within a defined sales area.
High degree of autonomy, yet team oriented with ability to work cross functionally within dynamic environment.
Waste Pro Usa, Inc.