Business Development Manager - Influencers
at Rexel USA

Date Posted: 6/13/2019

Job Description

We are seeking a Business Development Manager - Influencers to join our Rexel Automation team at our Denver, CO location:

Essential Responsibilities

  • Responsible for leading profitable sales growth and may be matrixed to DVP(s) based on defined areas of primary responsibility.
    • National growth with an assigned set of key strategic O&G customers.  Includes direct purchases and purchases made by 3rd parties on behalf of assigned strategic customer.
    • Regional growth within a defined geographic area of focus
  • Organize and execute a business plan to grow O&G sales in responsible territory.  Include target accounts, commercial programs, etc.  Maintain an assigned account base across territory.
  • Lead Tactical Teams made up of Account and/or Area Managers, from within and outside of assigned territory, to pursue customers and/or projects. 
  • As required, fulfill primary Rexel point of contact duties for customers and specifiers that may be based in but operate outside of the region.
  • Map out capital investment plans and coordinate pursuit of 3rd party engineering firms, contractors, integrators, and OEM’s. 
  • Develop and maintain a Playbook for each key strategic account. Map out locations, relationships and capital investment plans.
  • Develop market.  Prospect for new O&G customers and introduce/lead Account Managers.
  • Pursue and/or coordinate pursuit of 3rd party engineering firms, contractors, integrators, and OEM’s to close business associated with key strategic accounts.
  • Identify/develop appropriate supplier partners and negotiate regional costing/pricing levels.  Coordinate product training and new product introductions.  Support in assessing regional stock needs and fulfillment logistics.
  • As needed lead Customer Collaboration Teams (customer-specific) and Tactical Teams (project-specific) made up of Account and/or Industrial Sales Managers from within and outside of assigned territory.
  • Manage a customer/project pipeline for O&G related opportunities. 
  • Work with national O&G team to ensure cohesive, coordinated market approach. 
  • Interface with suppliers; coordinate product training and new product introductions as required. 
  • Identify appropriate vendor partners and negotiate regional costing/pricing levels.  Help with assessing regional stock needs and fulfillment logistics.
  • Manage branch personnel training to ensure all applicable sales personnel achieve a minimum threshold of O&G market and technical knowledge.
  • Ensure all of the applicable O&G literature for each branch is organized and available for branch personnel use.
  • Develop and maintain applicable reporting for these initiatives.

Skills, Knowledge, and Education Required

  • High School diploma or Two-year technical degree or more preferred. 
  • Qualified applicants must be customer oriented and motivated with excellent communication, organization and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks and deadlines.
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills. 
  • Excellent negotiation skills, interpersonal skills and ability to drive decisions with influence.  
  • Product and application knowledge essential.
  • Experience with construction sales desired.
  • Equivalent experience in the industry with a strong sales background will be given serious consideration.


    Job Snapshot

    • Employee Type: Full-Time
    • Location: Denver, CO
    • Job Type: Sales
    • Experience: Not Specified
    • Date Posted: 6/13/2019

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