Regional Sales Manager

Professional Alternatives

Job ID#: 9861

Regional Sales Manager – Valves

Direct Hire; up to 85K + bonus

North Houston

**Travel required 20 – 22 weeks per year, 2 – 5 days per trip; overnight travel a must

**Must be based in Houston

**Company vehicle and expense account provided


  • Manage product sales and marketing efforts through manufacturers’ representative selling arm and product acceptance within all markets, end-users, and engineering/contractor level
  • Establish, maintain and review representatives
  • Develop and sustain product acceptance and approvals at all major users and E/C’s
  • Set sales forecasts in conjunction with representatives, striving to exceed forecasts
  • Set budgets in conjunction with management and strive to work within guidelines
  • Coordinate product sales efforts within representative network through product training, joint sales efforts, effective communication, and maintaining required marketing tools
  • Work closely with diverse departments and people – inside sales, engineering and manufacturing; remember that to sell a product, all concerns within the company must be met
  • Manage, mediate and make decisions regarding representative contracts, territories and inter-rep involvement
  • Assist in preparation and participation in trade shows, table-tops, product seminars and sales meetings


  • Bachelor of Business Administration/Science with five (5) years’ experience and/or demonstrated ability and experience
  • Technology savvy; quick study on new programs; basic accounting skills
  • Valve experience REQUIRED (flexible on specific experience)
  • Driven, focused and passionate; detailed, strong communicator, and organized
  • Proven experience in sales management; motivator and collaborative

Other Info: 


  • Bonus is 10% to 40% of base; paid annually and calculated on GP for region
  • Travel as required to representatives and key accounts (50% minimum)
  • Established, stable, growing international company; team members have built long tenure




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