Barker Steel LLC Construction Outside Sales 1 in Newton, Iowa
PURPOSE: Assist in sales functions including, but not limited to, interfacing with customers, converting estimates into printed price summaries and sales proposals and preparing contract documents.
* BASIC FUNCTIONS*
Must adhere to Harris Rebar’s safety programs and standards.
Demonstrate conduct consistent with Harris Rebar’s vision and values.
Ensure that estimates are made and bids prepared for Harris Rebar materials required on new contracts being bid on assigned customer accounts.
Assist in the quoting of prices for Harris Rebar materials so that assigned customer accounts are certain to receive bids on work they are pursuing.
Negotiate the sale of Harris Rebar products with those customer accounts that secure new construction contracts.
When an order has been successfully negotiated with a customer, make certain all necessary drawings, credit information, order information and names of contact personnel are received so that work can immediately proceed within the Harris Rebar organization; review routing sheet for accuracy.
Keep Branch Manager advised of market trends, competitive price situations and similar market information.
Assist in the resolution of claims and disputes between Harris Rebar and customers.
When necessary, assist in the collection of money.
Develop and maintain cordial relationships with assigned customer accounts.
Attend construction industry related functions in the sales territory so that the Harris Rebar organization has full knowledge of market and so that good customer relations are maintained.
Perform other duties as required by the supervisor.
* MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS*
Legally authorized to work in the United States without company sponsorship now or in the future
Minimum five years’ experience in construction industry required
Bachelor’s degree preferred
Ability to estimate work for bids is desirable
Previous construction sales experience preferred
* SELECTION CRITERIA*
Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
Ability to adjust to a broad scope of job demands
Accuracy and attention to detail are essential
* SPECIAL DEMANDS*
Work is frequently performed beyond the normal weekday schedule
Some travel may be required
* PHYSICAL DEMANDS*
Typical office activities
Walking, sitting, standing, bending
Using hands to operate objects, tools, computers and other electronic equipment
Lifting/handling computers and related equipment
Vision abilities including close vision and adjusting focus
Moderate noise level Harris Rebar is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against otherwise qualified applicants on the basis of race, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, color, religion, creed, national origin, disability, age, marital status, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. Individuals who qualify under the Americans with Disabilities Act, as Amended, may be eligible for a reasonable accommodation in Harris Rebar’s selection process. A request for an accommodation will not affect your opportunity for employment with Harris Rebar. If you require an accommodation in completing our application, please notify the HR Department (508-377-1135.) Harris Rebar seeks to hire the most qualified applicant for each position.
Harris Rebar is an AA/EEO Employer - M/F/Vets/Disabled, and a drug-free workplace.
Employee Type: Full-Time
Location: Newton, IA
Job Type: Sales, Construction
Experience: Not Specified
Date Posted: 9/7/2018