Sales Consultant/Territory Sales
?http://www.midwesternbioag.com/about/careers/?For over 30 years growers have trusted Midwestern BioAg to improve profitability and soil quality. ?We are currently looking for quality individuals to join our team! ?Are you an energetic, motivated, goal-driven individual with a proven track record?in sales? Do you have a passion for agriculture? ?Then we have the perfect job for you!??Our ideal candidate will be a creative and out-of-the-box thinker who is effective at closing a sale. Candidates should have a background in agronomy and must be passionate about farming and/or food systems and thoughtful enough to appreciate the unique value we offer to farmers and farm communities. Great communication skills are essential, as this person will be communicating effectively with people of varying experience and perspective.? Decisiveness and the ability to possess a big picture perspective are a must as well as being well versed in systems with disciplined planning and time management skills. While sales experience is a must, preference will be given to candidates with backgrounds agriculture, agronomy, animal science or horticulture. New Sales Consultants will become experts in MBA's philosophy, approach, and product line to provide consultation and guidance where farmers need it most. ??Reporting to the Regional Sales Manager, the Sales Consultant will be an experienced salesperson that calls on customers, retail dealerships and distributors in assigned territory. This position requires a combination of office, home office and telephone work combined with significant travel throughout the territory.?Key Responsibilities include:Develop and maintain a strong account pipeline and convert those relationship to sales.Develop an in depth knowledge of customer buying habits and drivers.Monitor trends and business strategies of targeted accounts allowing for development of sales strategies to support initiatives and goals.Must be able to consult with customers to determine most appropriate products to sell.Coordinate product deliveryOther duties as assignedRequirements:3-5 years of experience in agronomy, agriculture, animal science, horticulture or related fieldExcellent verbal and written communication skillsProficient in Microsoft Office to include: Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPointTime management skillsPosition may be required to work on weekends and outside of standard business hoursWhat We Offer You:Midwestern BioAg offers a comprehensive benefit package designed to provide you and your family with top quality care.?We offer both a generous paid time off plan in addition to paid holidays.?We also offer a comprehensive benefit package including: medical, dental, vision, basic and voluntary life, short term disability, long term disability, flexible spending account, and retirement plan options.All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.To view this and other employment opportunities at Midwestern BioAg, please visit our website at www.midwesternbioag.com and select the CAREERS link at the bottom of the page.?Apply for this job.