Lehigh Hanson Sales Representative in Sunol, California
Line Of Business: Aggregates
Primary Location: Sunol-CA
The Company and the Role:
Lehigh Hanson is one of the largest construction materials companies in North America with more than 550 active operations in the U.S. and Canada. Our core activities include the production and distribution of cement and aggregates, the two essential raw materials in concrete. Lehigh Hanson companies also produce ready-mixed concrete, asphalt and other concrete products.
Lehigh Hanson is part of the HeidelbergCement Group, a global leader in aggregates, cement, concrete, and other downstream activities. The Group employs over 60,000 people at more than 3,000 locations in 60 countries.
Lehigh Hanson is seeking a Sales Representative. Reporting to the VP Sales San Francisco Bay Area, this position will be responsible for marketing, selling and technical assistance for aggregates within the SF Bay Area market while focusing on growing existing and prospective customers to increase market share and improving profit margins.
This opportunity is perfect for the individual who is looking to grow their career with an industry leader. While focusing on growing existing and prospective customers to increase market share and improving profit margins, you will begin your career with a proven leader in the aggregates and construction materials industry.
This position is located in Sunol, CA.
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled
What you’ll get to do:
Marketing and selling aggregate products within the Bay Area market.
Reviewing bid documents and specifications and preparing bid packages and quotes.
Targeting and acquiring new accounts and maintaining existing accounts by strengthening customer relationships.
Representing Lehigh Hanson in industry associations.
Working with customers and credit function to optimize accounts receivable.
Participating in business-line forecasts, budgeting and planning strategies.
Ensuring compliance requirements are met through organizational and procedural measuresincluding implementation of Group guidelines, performing training, monitoring compliance etc
Who we are looking for:
Bachelors Degree or equivalent industry experience
3-5 years sales experience in the construction-materials industry preferred
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications
Effective oral and written communication skills
History of establishing goals, measuring and achieving results
Strong ability to take initiative in sales process
Benefits & Compensation:
We appreciate that candidates have many questions when considering opportunities, so we want to let you know that we offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package, which we like to share with candidates a little bit later in the process.
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EEO Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled