Textron Territory Sales Manager - Jacobsen in Augusta, Georgia

Territory Sales Manager - Jacobsen

Description

Be the driver of your career. At Textron SpecializedVehicles Inc., our culture allows you to grow within the company while buildingyour career. Developing new leaders and encouraging innovative ideas arecritical to the success of our organizations. Textron SpecializedVehicles (TSV) is a leading global manufacturer of golf cars, utility andpersonal transportation vehicles, and ground support equipment. TSV marketsproducts under the E-Z-GO®, Cushman®, Bad Boy®Off Road, TUG™, Douglas™, and Premier Engineering & Manufacturingbrands; Its vehicles are found in environments ranging from golf courses tofactories, airports to planned communities, and theme parks to huntingpreserves. From design to drive, TSV has become an industry leader through ourbelief in having the right people in the right place at the right time. Are youready to fuel your career?

SUMMARY:

TheTerritory Sales Manager (TSM) is responsible for developing new salesopportunities through the existing distributor network and direct accounts.This person will train and develop dealers and distributors throughout theregion that will promote the Aftermarket Parts & Accessories Business.The TSM has overall responsibility for theachievement of set regional sales goals & marketing objectives relevant tothe Aftermarket P&A Business.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Ensure all dealers & distributorsmeet set objectives.

  • Manage dealer & distributor salestraining.

  • Maintain sales & market information withinCRM platform

  • Coordinating floor plan level change requestswith Twin City Financial (TCF) and ensure dealers maintain adequate floor-plancredit lines.

  • Coordinating dealer terminations withlegal liaison and approval from Director of Sales.

  • Forecasting of parts and accessoriessales on a monthly basis via SIOP.

  • Complete territory sales report on amonthly basis via MMR.

  • Attend shows and or expositionsrelevant to the territory and Aftermarket P&A Business.

  • Ensure product knowledge and trainingskills are qualified to successfully promote the products and train dealersales personnel.

  • Perform direct parts and accessoriessales as required to manage territory growth.

  • Perform territory competitive analysisto support sales planning.

  • Provide competitive intelligence toDirector of Sales on product trends, competitive programs and other marketintelligence to support Aftermarket Parts & Accessories sales efforts.

  • Perform distribution gap analysis tosupport dealer development actions/planning.

  • Provide input to the management teamon development of new product or service features that will meet current andfuture customer needs.

  • Develop and implement plans andstrategies to cultivate new business opportunities.

  • Collaborate with internal departmentsin the development and implementation of strategies, plans, and businessmodels.

  • Perform special projects as assignedby the Director of Sales, Aftermarket.

  • Perform all duties in accordance withthe Textron Business Conduct Guidelines

Qualifications

CAPABILITYREQUIREMENTS:

  • The successful candidate must already reside in Augusta, GA or be willing to relocate without financial assistance

  • Must have strong knowledge of financial activities (budgeting, forecasting, financial statement analysis)

  • Must have strong communication, negotiation and organizational skills

  • Must be capable of interfacing effectively with the other functional areas of the Company (i.e., Finance, Marketing, Manufacturing and Engineering)

  • Must have the ability to develop and execute effective sales programs

  • Must possess solid leadership ability and strong verbal and written skills

  • Must be a highly capable negotiator and be able to establish strong relationships with suppliers and customers

  • Experience in a manufacturing environment preferred

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office and Salesforce.com required

  • Ability to multi-task and deal with tight timelines

EDUCATION:

Bachelorsdegree preferred; Associates degree and minimum ten years of relevantexperience will be considered.

LICENSEAND/OR CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS:

N/A

PhysicalDemands:

N/A

Additional Information:

Direct Reports: None

Travel Requirements: 50%

RelocationBenefits: No

EEO Statement

Textron is committed to providing Equal Opportunity in Employment, to all applicants and employees regardless of, race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, military status, veteran status, handicap, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by law.

Pay Transparency Policy Statement

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise, have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

Job Sales

Primary Location US-Georgia-Augusta

Recruiting Company Textron Specialized Vehicles

Schedule Full-time

Job Level Individual Contributor

Shift First Shift

Req ID: 264159