Regional Sales Manager - Defense/Aerospace - East Coast

Employer
RGB Spectrum
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Mar 20, 2017
Closes
Mar 21, 2017
Function
Management, Sales
Hours
Full Time
Job SummaryRegional Sales Manager-Defense/Aerospace is responsible for achieving the sales quota of all RGB Spectrum products to Aerospace, and Defense customers within their assigned area for account management and channel management.Work PerformedResponsible for achieving the quarterly sales quota.Interact with and support network of manufacturer's reps for the Aerospace and Defense Channel where necessary and to sell direct to the customers where appropriate. Support attainment of quarterly quotas by rep firms.Handle all sales leads and inquires in a timely manner utilizing RGB's CRM system.Conduct training and product demo sessions within the region.Complete quotations for all RFQs within the region.Particular attention will be required in pursuing embedded solutions opportunities and wins. Contribute to preparing and maintaining a Design Win Action Plans for each account. Track the sales performance of the region verses quota by rep territory.All Contact event data must be documented in the Microsoft Dynamics CRM management system, to include detailed account management, opportunities and forecast tracking using established lead/ sales process. Complete all other administrative requirements (including expense accounts) on a weekly basis.Attend national and regional trade shows and provide support for setup, tear down and working the booth at the show.Normal Job RequirementsSkills and knowledge required:Requires extensive prior experience in the A&D hardware component, sub-assembly and systems solution channels. Familiarity with video management at the board-level in C4ISR, Command / Tactical Operations Center, Simulations and Training, Weapons and Range Control, and UAS Ground Control business areas preferred.Familiarity with East Coast DoD facilities, Commands / Program Offices / End-Users, Test Ranges, Development Labs, Tier 1 / 2 / 3 OEMs and Primes, and Defense Budget process, including (but not limited to) New England, Metro Northern Virginia / DC / Maryland area, Huntsville and Orlando tech areas.A self-starter, highly motivated to close sales, with the ability to quickly learn technical product portfolio and capabilities, and use this knowledge in a consultative sales approach is required.Requires excellent communication and selling skills.Requires extensive travel throughout region.Experience: Minimum of 3 to 5 years of related experience with video management knowledge, particularly as a Regional Sales Manager selling technical products.Prior military experience desirable.Education and training:Requires a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent directly related experience in technical sales. Technical degree preferred.Physical DemandsWhile performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is often required to sit and use their hands for an extended period of time. The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, and to stoopVision abilities required by this job include being able to use a computer, and printouts of documents and spreadsheets.The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described work to be performed.About RGB SpectrumRGB Spectrum provides innovative solutions for the display, recording, and transmission of computer and video signals. Since its founding in 1987, RGB Spectrum has established itself as a leading designer and manufacturer of cutting-edge video/graphics processors and decision support systems. Company offerings include multiviewers, video wall processors, matrix switchers, codecs, recorders, and integrated solutions for control room management. RGB Spectrum's products are preferred by major global organizations in industrial, security, medical, educational, commercial and military markets.RGB Spectrum offers an attractive compensation package with a range of benefits including 401(k), medical/dental/vision, FSA, HSA, tuition reimbursement, and commuter benefits.We offer all the advantages of working in a smaller, more personalized environment; each employee can make a difference and directly contribute to the success of the company. Join a growing team of talented professionals and be a part of an established, industry-leading organization.At RGB Spectrum, you will join a growing team of talented professionals, and be a part of an organization that has a long history of innovation. This job description is intended to convey information essential to understanding the scope of the job and the general nature and level of work performed by job holders within this job. But, it is not intended to be an exhaustive list of qualifications, skills, efforts, duties, responsibilities or working conditions associated with the position.