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Sales Development Representative in Chicago, IL at Westcon-Comstor

Date Posted: 8/31/2017

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
    Sales
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    8/31/2017

Job Description

Sales Development Representative
Downers Grove, IL 60515 The Sales Development Representative (SDR) will generate new business opportunities by following proven processes to prospect into business accounts. You'll learn how to identify and research lists of companies to target, and how to develop email and telephone campaigns to generate new business opportunities for our Unified Communication & Collaboration technologies.

The SDR will conduct high-level conversations with senior executives about their business and their operations. The successful candidate will be a strongly self-motivated and driven individual who is goal-oriented, methodical and tenacious, and can effectively interact with a team. This position has advancement potential within the sales organization.

* Cold call target accounts to set up appointments for the Account Managers
* Send email sequences to target accounts to prompt a call back
* Research target accounts prior to cold calling
* Gain thorough understanding of customer business and strategic plans as they relate to Westcon products and services
* Learn and execute proven processes to generate new sales opportunities
* Strategize with top-producing account managers
* Orchestrate discussions with senior execs around their business needs
* Engage executives in targeted prospect accounts

Required Qualifications: (e.g., education, skills, abilities, knowledge)
* 1+ year inside sales experience, cold-calling, and establishing leads
* Knowledge of telecom/IT industry preferred but not required
* Familiarity with principles of promoting and demonstrating products and services.
* Strong presentation skills
* Excellent communication skills
* Experience with the internet and Microsoft office suite
* Salesforce.com experience a plus
* BS/BA

WestconGroup, Inc. is a value added Information Technology distributor of category-leading unified communications & collaboration technology, network infrastructure, data center, data/telecom and IT/Data & Network security solutions with a global network of specialty resellers. The company goes to market under the Comstor and Westcon brands. WestconGroup's teams are located in 70+ countries around the globe, create unique programs and provide exceptional support to accelerate the business of its global partners. Strong relationships enable partners to receive support tailored to their needs. From global logistics and flexible customized financing solutions to pre-sales, technical and engineering assistance, the company works with partners to respond with agility and speed to changing market conditions so they can achieve the fastest time to revenue. WestconGroup's portfolio of market- leading vendors includes: Cisco, Avaya, Polycom, Check Point, F5, Palo Alto and Blue Coat, among others.

Our employees are as important as our customers and we take pride in recognizing their outstanding talents and efforts.
Visit our website at www.westcongroup.com for more information or to apply on our Career Page.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.