Job Information

Heidelberg Materials US, Inc. Sales Representative in Sumner, Washington

AutoReqId: 20098BR

Pay Class: Salaried Exempt

Minimum Pay Rate: $99,190.00

Maximum Pay Rate: $136,390.00

Department: Sales

Line of Business: Concrete

Position Type: Full-Time

Job Posting:

The Role and the Company

Heidelberg Materials is seeking a Sales Representative to drive our sales and marketing efforts for ready mix concrete in the bustling Greater Seattle and Greater Tacoma metro area. A successful candidate will provide technical expertise to our customers, grow, and solidify our customer base and create relationships. This role is based in Sumner, WA with travel to sites as required and reports directly to the Area Sales Manager.

Heidelberg Materials provides the materials to build our future. Our future is sustainable. Our future is digital. And it goes way beyond cement, aggregates, and ready-mixed concrete. Heidelberg Materials North America operates more than 450 locations with approximately 9,000 employees in the U.S. and Canada.

What You’ll Get to Do

  • You are responsible for core activities that drive sales.

  • Create new strategic accounts by calling on various prospects in your geographic area.

  • Take our existing customer relationships and elevate them, while also setting your sights on new business growth within different segments.

  • Prepare quotations that meet customer requirements.

  • Gather intelligence and identify profitable project opportunities.

  • Join the brainstorming sessions and help us develop marketing plans, sales targets, and pricing strategies.

  • Use your technical skills and guide customers in the application of our products.

  • Resolve customer issues and maintain high satisfaction levels.

  • Be our ambassador in the business community and industry associations, showing them why we're the ones to watch.

  • Contribute to our team culture by actively engaging in team meetings that fuel collaboration and team success.

Essential Experience and Skills

  • Proven track record with at least 3-5 years of high-energy, successful sales and marketing experience.

  • Post-secondary degree in a relevant discipline or 5 years of sales experience in the construction materials industry is advantageous.

  • Intermediate level with Microsoft Office.

  • Strong communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills

  • Strong time management and critical thinking skills.

What we have to offer

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Saving Account (HSA), Health Reimbursement Account (HRA), Flexible Spending Account (FSA), Prescription Drug/Pharmacy benefit, AD&D, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability. Life insurance, Paid Bonding Leave, and Employee Assistance Program (EAP).

  • Eligible to participate in the Company’s Annual Incentive Plan.

  • Company Vehicle

  • 401k – Retirement Plan.

  • Paid Vacation 15 days per year and Paid Sick 40 hours per year.

  • Ten paid holidays.

Conditions of Employment

Successful candidate must submit to post-offer pre-employment physical examination, drug/alcohol screen, and background check.

Applicants must be residing in and currently authorized to work in the US.

Physical Requirements & Work Environment:

  • This role operates primarily in an office environment, however, may conduct business at manufacturing/construction locations where the conditions include moving mechanical equipment, dust, inclement weather, heat, humidity, and elevated noise levels.

  • Ability to operate a variety of office equipment and computer systems; visual acuity required to read, verify, and enter various data from documents related to the work.

  • Travel within the great Puget Sound Area.

  • Have a valid WA State Driver’s license with a clean and insurable driving record and be capable of maintaining a clean and insurable driving record.

Employer Statement: Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority / Female / Veteran / Disabled