NovAtel

  • Sales Engineer

    Job Locations US
    Job ID
    2018-1449
    Company
    NovAtel America Inc.
    Category
    Sales/Business Development
    Type
    Permanent Full-Time
  • Overview

    Reporting to the VP of Agriculture Sales and working under the guidance of Key Account Managers, you will be responsible for managing customer relationships, leading technical discussions and growing Precision Ag sales with key accounts. If you are passionate about the agriculture industry and technology, then this is a great opportunity for you to influence innovation in Precision Ag and develop a career in technical sales.  This job is home based and can be located in Chicago IL, Atlanta GA, Calgary AB, Canada or in a city close to an international airport.

    NovAtel's GNSS receivers and antennas are found in the data collection, control, guidance and steering systems of the world's top precision ag companies and vehicle manufacturers’ products. As the global leader in OEM precision positioning technology, our customers rely on us to provide reliable, quality solutions that optimize growers’ productivity and efficiency, that save time and lower input costs.            

    Responsibilities

    • Assists Key Account Manager with developing account plans to meet sales targets and with forecasting and reporting
    • Liaises with the customer’s engineering group and internal engineering and marketing groups to translate technical requirements for products and technical solutions
    • Coordinates and leads technical sales demonstrations and tradeshow participation
    • Serves as the primary point of contact with the customers’ engineering and marketing departments to respond to technical requests and troubleshoot pre-sales technical issues
    • Develops and maintains industry contacts/networks and provides industry and market knowledge to internal teams

    Qualifications

    Must-Have

    • Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering, Technical or Agriculture related field
    • 5+ years of experience in a technical customer support or sales role
    • First-hand experience utilizing precision agriculture systems
    • solid understanding of precision agriculture technology, products, services and competition
    • Ability to effectively prepare and deliver technical presentations
    • Proficiency in Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint and Salesforce
    • Ability to travel at least 50% of the time with occasional international travel

    Key Success Factors

    • Goal oriented and results driven
    • Self-driven team player with the ability to work unsupervised
    • Known for providing exceptional customer service
    • Proven problem-solving skills
    • High attention to detail and highly organized

    Nice-to Have

    • Experience working within the Ag equipment distribution channel

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