Senior Sales Representative - LEDVANCE

00069342 - Senior Sales Representative - Trade, Southern CA 

 

Your new responsibilities

LEDVANCE is a world leader in innovative lighting products as well as intelligent and connected lighting solutions (Smart Home).  The company is an offspring of OSRAM, combining traditional general illumination with modern, ground-breaking lighting technologies. Our activities will help us redefine the role of light in a connected world, as well as broadening and enhancing our expertise in all fields of the general lighting market.  Our strategy consists of three core action items: strengthen our core business, invest in future technologies and develop new markets.

We foster a passionate, inspired and ambitious company culture. We have a strong customer focus and insist on the highest possible quality in all processes. In addition, we are committed to preempting market trends and evolving customer requirements.

This position is responsible for managing assigned distributor accounts within our Trade Division.  This role is the primary contact for assigned accounts.  This individual will manage daily account activities.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Maintain and grow existing business as well as develop new business through distributor network
  • Identify and sell new distributor accounts
  • Train distributor sales personnel to sell Sylvania products.
  • Develop and execute sales plans
  • Work independently and with distributor sales personnel to sell lighting products to industrial/commercial end users & contractors
  • Attend trade shows, sales meetings, and other LEDVANCE events as needed.
 

What we look for

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 5+ years related sales experience, preferably selling to and through distribution
  • Bachelor of Science Degree, preferably Business or Marketing Major
  • Lighting and/or electrical industry experience a plus
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Requires excellent presentation/public speaking, time management and organizational skills
  • Requires proficiency in Microsoft Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word applications

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

Work from a home-based office ideally located in Orange County, CA. Occasional overnight travel to attend meetings

Job Family: Sales

Job category: Salary

Job location: Orange County, Southern CA

Job schedule: Full-time

 
Interested in this position? If so, please apply online in our job portal. For further information, please contact Lubna Ikram at l.ikram@ledvance.com 

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