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District Sales Manager
  • Job ID #: 27896
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Education Required: Bachelors Degree
  • Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years
  • Location: US-CA-Carson
  • Functional Area: Sales
  • Relocation Provided:

Position Description:
The District Sales Manager (DSM) is a member of Shred-its leadership team, responsible for the overall sales effort and effectiveness of the sales professionals in order to achieve the sales objectives of the district. The DSM participates in setting the strategic direction and provides input to long and short-term budget planning for the district. The DSM is responsible for coaching his/her direct reports to optimize their personal performance and individual development. 

Sales Resposibilities
• Participate in developing the operating plans and ensure sales activities support these plans 
• Participate in the definition of the longer term potential in the district
• Develop and implement strategies for profitable expansion to new markets and support the implementation of acquisitions, and strategic partnerships
• Allocate targets and quotas and manage the performance of sales professionals
• Manage sales activity and results
• Establish personal relationships with all key customers in the region
• Ensure customer retention across the district meets or exceeds corporate standards
• Recruit, train and develop talent

Personal Characteristics
• Ability to communicate effectively with customers in a professional manner
• Ability to maintain the highest level of customer service in all aspects of the job
• Comfortable in a fast paced dynamic environment
• Understands the importance of detail and accuracy
• Ability to work well in a team environment and is always willing to assist others
• Ability to make sound business decisions 
• Demonstrates high integrity, honesty and trustworthiness
• Results-oriented with a sense of urgency; motivated by success
• Affects change, when necessary, through and in concert with the district leaders
• Utilizes partners effectively; allocates decision-making and other responsibilities to the appropriate partners

Position Requirements:
Education and Experience Required:
• Undergraduate degree (Business Studies preferred)
• Five (5) years of business-to-business sales experience
• Three (3) years of sales management experience
• Valid driver’s licence and the ability to travel within a defined territory
• Experience with budget management
• Demonstrated successful leadership of a multiple branch environment 

Key Competencies: 
Personal Characteristics
• Ability to communicate effectively with customers in a professional manner
• Ability to maintain the highest level of customer service in all aspects of the job
• Comfortable in a fast paced dynamic environment
• Understands the importance of detail and accuracy
• Ability to work well in a team environment and is always willing to assist others
• Ability to make sound business decisions 
• Demonstrates high integrity, honesty and trustworthiness
• Results-oriented with a sense of urgency; motivated by success
• Affects change, when necessary, through and in concert with the district leaders
• Utilizes partners effectively; allocates decision-making and other responsibilities to the appropriate partners

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