Armstrong Flooring Inc. Inside Sales Representative in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Inside Sales Representative

Date: Apr 10, 2018

Location: Lancaster, PA Pennsylvania, US, 17603

Inside Sales Representative

Job: Sales

Primary Location: Lancaster, Pennsylvania

Other Locations: Atlanta GA, Charlotte NC

Employment Status: Full-Time

Travel: No

Armstrong Flooring, Inc., has opportunity for an Entry Level Inside Sales Representative at multiple locations within the US. The Entry Level Inside Sales Representative will have the opportunity to develop strategic selling skills by building diverse, collaborative relationships with customers and sales managers. Additionally, the Entry Level Inside Sales Representative will be responsible for supporting a specific sales territory through lead generation, creation of quality specifications, and solution selling while maintaining high levels of customer satisfaction. The Entry Level Inside Sales Representative will also assist the team with promotions and events to include new product launches.

Key Responsibilities of the Inside Sales Representative:

  • Assist in development and enhancement of processes to track business to region directors and Builder/PM Sales Manager

  • Liaison between AFI and Distribution Partner

  • Work with Distributor Sales Team to qualify potential projects and track key information such as special pricing exceptions, product displays and sample ordering.

  • Address customer claims, resolving through proper AFI channels

  • Support the sales process through collaboration with the account manager

  • Maintain accurate records in the CRM for assigned accounts

  • Source new sales opportunities through inbound lead follow-up and outbound cold calls and emails. Route qualified opportunities to the appropriate sales executives for further development and closure.

  • Achieve KPIs and goals

  • Participate in national and regional sales campaigns and new product launches as a selling team

  • Act as a technical resource for accounts

  • Receive operational guidance and reporting to the Inside Sales Manager

Required Qualifications for the Entry Level Inside Sales Representative:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from a four-year college or university

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

  • Ability to work independently and within a team to manage multiple priorities

  • Leadership abilities demonstrated through involvement in student organizations and/or community service

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite applications

  • Co-op or internship experience and a willingness to relocate

Desired Qualifications for the Entry Level Inside Sales Representative:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Architecture, or Construction Management

  • Previous sales experience

  • Experience in SAP and CRM systems

Why Armstrong Flooring?

With a heritage that began more than 150 years ago, Armstrong Flooring, Inc. is a global leader in the design and manufacture of flooring products with a focus on innovation, design, and environmental sustainability. Based in Lancaster PA, Armstrong Flooring serves both the residential and commercial markets.

Benefits Package

  • Standard benefit package offerings: Medical, dental, prescription drugs, life insurance

  • Competitive 401(k) with company match

  • Long term disability coverage

  • Vacation and sick time

  • Product discount programs.

Equal Opportunity Employer: Armstrong Flooring is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disabled/Vets.

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

Armstrong Flooring, Inc. has an internal Staffing Department. Recruiters are hereby specifically directed NOT to contact Armstrong Flooring employees directly in an attempt to present candidates.

Armstrong Flooring will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate. Any unsolicited resumes sent to Armstrong Flooring, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Armstrong Flooring mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Armstrong Flooring employees, or to Armstrong Flooring’s resume database will be considered Armstrong Flooring property. Armstrong Flooring will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Armstrong Flooring will consider any candidate for whom a Recruiter has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Recruiter free of any charges or fees.

Armstrong Flooring partners with Scout for all direct hire search firm activity .

Armstrong Flooring has a partnership with Scout for all of our direct hire search firm activity and as such, all inquiries and resumes must be submitted through Scout. Scout is an easy to use recruitment marketplace integrated within Bullhorn, PCRecruiter or accessible via Scout Connect. Accordingly, we respectfully ask agencies not to solicit our business managers or Talent Acquisition team directly and to reach out to Scout at www.goscoutgo.com/searchfirmreferral .

Nearest Major Market: Lancaster

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