Graybar Inside Sales Representative - CommData Market in Chicago, Illinois
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As an Inside Sales Representative, you will develop relationships with new prospects and maintain relationships with established customers while selling Company products and services. Our Inside Sales Representatives develop relationships with a wide variety of customers, learn about exciting technology and products, and grow their career in sales.
This role will focus on partnering with High Education (Universities & Colleges) in the Greater Chicago Area and in Northern Illinois. You will be expected to meet with customers outside of an office setting and will be reimbursed for travel.
In this role you will:
Develop and grow customer accounts
Handle customer inquiries promptly and effectively
Maintain up-to-date and accurate customer records
Participate in training sessions, trade shows and sales meetings
Meet or exceed assigned annual sales and margin budgets
What you bring to the table:
Ability to negotiate and be persuasive
Work independently and within a team
Highly effective interpersonal and communication skills
5+ years relevant experience required
4 year degree preferred
Ability to travel on a limited basis
Why should you join Graybar?
At Graybar, our employees are the heart and soul of our company. We believe that employees with diverse perspectives bring the ideas and innovative thinking we need to solve our biggest challenges and compete in an ever-changing world. Consistent with our values, we welcome people from all backgrounds, cultures and experiences into our company because we believe it’s the right thing to do and the right way to run our business. We want each of our employees to know that they matter and to feel a sense of belonging, ownership and inclusion at Graybar. We believe that everyone should be treated with dignity and respect, and we work to build a collaborative environment where our employees have the opportunity to grow, learn and make a difference, both as individuals and as part of the team.
That’s what our employee ownership culture is all about: working as one team and moving forward together, while honoring the unique value each person brings to our company.
Apply now and find out what’s next for you.
At Graybar, we are known for our comprehensive benefits and our employee stock ownership plan! As a full-time employee of Graybar, you will accrue THREE weeks of vacation during your first 12 months, and will have access to a wide variety of our benefits. Benefits include: Medical Insurance and Prescription Drug, Dental Insurance, Vision Plan, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Accounts, Disability Benefits, Profit Sharing Plan, 401(k) Savings Plan, Paid Vacation, Sick Days and Holidays, Employee Recognition Program
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled
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Graybar, a Fortune 500 company, specializes in supply chain management services, and is a leading North American distributor of high quality components, equipment, and materials. We serve the construction market, the commercial, institutional, and government (CIG) market, and the industrial and utility markets. Graybar products and services support new construction, infrastructure updates, building renovation, facility maintenance, repair and operations, and original equipment manufacturing.