Shooting Sports Industry
Primary Arms is actively looking for a U.S. Field Sales Manager.
At Primary Arms, we pride ourselves on working hard, enjoying what we do, and exceeding our customers’ expectations. We enjoy a business casual dress code, competitive pay, and benefits, making us an attractive choice for the right candidate.
Sr. Vice President of Business Development, Sales, Marketing
The Field Sales Manager (FSM) is accountable for the profitable achievement of sales objectives associated with the assigned market, segment, and sales team managed. The FSM is responsible for their assigned team’s sales productivity and directs their effort to have the greatest overall impact on company results.
He/she manages all aspects of running an efficient sales team, including hiring, supervising, coaching, disciplining, and motivating direct-report field sales associates, identifying, and evaluating customers' needs.
This is a full-time position with daytime and early evening hours. Some non-standard work shifts may be required. This position requires extensive travel.
Responsibilities and Duties
Hosts ongoing training to ensure that employees are familiar with our product releases
Builds peer support and strong internal-company relationships with other key management personnel
Proactively assesses, clarifies, and validates customer requirements and satisfaction by engaging key customer accounts in conjunction with sales personnel managed. Provides a management-level point of contact for key customers. Builds and maintains strong customer relationships
Manages Rep-Group accounts
Uses insights derived from performance reviews and market research to tweak systems, as needed
Supervises staff to ensure that they perform the correct tasks to prescribed standards
Positively impacts the performance of individual sales team members by implementing and managing field support tools, including training programs, productivity initiatives, account and territory planning methodologies, and customer communication tools
Monitors random negotiations to discern whether employees are adopting effective sales techniques
Assigns work to Field Sales Representatives in an equitable manner
Leads field forecasting efforts among the team managed, ensuring that accurate forecasts are completed on a timely basis
Achieves strategic teams’ objectives defined by company management
Determines and conveys sales targets that facilitate the actualization of our company's broader objectives
Jointly responsible (with field marketing) for marketing investment ROI in the assigned marketplace
Produces sales reports, manage department KPI’s
Ensures that staff members are reimbursed for work-related purchases
Supports trade shows & conferences
Prioritizes coaching and performance management efforts to have the greatest overall impact on business results
Performs other duties, as required, within the Primary Arms Team
Skills and Qualifications
The incumbent must demonstrate proficiency in the following areas:
· Minimum 2 years proven experience as a Field Sales Manager or similar
· A bachelor's degree in the related field is preferred
· An arsenal of brilliant sales techniques that you are eager to share
· Ability to interact effectively with customers
· Ability to interact with the team in a fast-paced environment, remaining flexible, proactive, resourceful and efficient
· Ability to develop and administer insightful market research protocols
· Ability to work under pressure
· Ability to travel
· Ability to operate and use all equipment necessary to operate/ demo firearm
· Advanced computer knowledge and ability to build and properly file weekly, monthly, and yearly KPI along with other additional reports
· Excellent networking abilities
· Well organized and detail oriented
· Must be able to work with minimum amount of supervision
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About Primary Arms, LLC:
Primary Arms was started in 2007 with one goal: to provide firearms owners with high quality optics at affordable prices. We serve that goal every day by innovating new ways to save people time and money as they shop for accessories for their rifles and other firearms. We ship quickly, and provide the best customer service you can find.
3219 South Sam Houston Pkwy EasT, Houston, Texas 77047, US
The team here at Primary Arms is always on the lookout for the best talent we can add to our team. We’re a scrappy crew of firearms enthusiasts, ex-servicemen and women, and business people. We love what we do, we work hard, and we do everything we do to give our customers the best experience possible.
LIFE AT PRIMARY ARMS
Things are fast paced, fun, and engaging. We’re bringing a new level of service to the firearms world, and the industry is taking notice. We’re finding the best people to bring on board every day, and when you love the team you’re a part of, incredible things happen.
WHY PRIMARY ARMS
We’re growing like crazy, we’re changing the way the industry does business, we’re having fun doing it, and we’re only getting started. Every day presents new opportunities for professional and personal growth, every member of the team is there to help one another, and if you can make a case for a new way to do business we’ll give it a shot.