Danaher Corporation Inside Sales Representative in Prato, Italy

Danaher Company Description
About X-Rite

X-Rite is the global leader in color measurement and color management, offering hardware, software and services for measuring, formulating and matching color. The company serves a range of industries, including automotive, paints, plastics, textiles, printing, packaging, photography, graphic design, video, dental and medical. X-Rite serves customers worldwide from its offices in Europe, Asia and the Americas.

What you can expect:

At X-Rite / Danaher, you can build a career in a way no other company can duplicate. Our brands allow us to offer dynamic careers across multiple industries. We’re innovative, fast-paced, results-oriented, and we win. We need talented people to keep winning. Here you’ll learn how DBS is used to shape strategy, focus execution, align our people, and create value for customers and shareholders. Come join our winning team.

To expand our team in Paris/Massy (France) or Prato (Italy) we are looking for a

Inside Sales Representative – Technical & Training Services

Essential Job Functions:

Perform direct selling of X-Rite services via proactive outbound telephone activity to new & current customers for technical service related to:

Customers who bought hardware/software recently where X-Rite hardware are no longer under factory warranty, the renewal of service contracts that are approaching expiration dates or have already expired.

This includes sale of the following contracts: a. Hardware Service Contracts, for on-site service b. Hardware Service Contracts, for depot service (instruments to be sent in) c. Preventative Maintance including certification d. Software Support Contracts e. X-Rite Training on-site f. Classroom Training g. Online Training

Maintain regular communication with the technical and training services management team in order to improve processes on selling new service contracts as well as administering sold training events (schedule trainers, confirm travel expenses with customers, collect training acceptance documents after training was done, triggering invoicing with the order admin team).

Maintain good communication with Field Sales Representatives when promoting service products to existing customers within a given territory, to avoid conflicts of interest.

When appropriate, maintain and grow sales partner distribution relationships that ensure X-Rite products and services are promoted within the sales partner aftermarket channel. This includes providing literature, product introduction overview, training resources, pricing and promotional activities.

Develop and maintain daily plans to maximize and leverage phone time, including pre-call planning, adhering to territory hours and metrics and customizing scripts to market segments and prospect issues.

Update and input all prospect, customer, key tasks, communication and opportunity information into SalesForce.Com for accurate data management forecasting and funnel management.

General Requirements:

College degree required and equivalent of 2 to 3 years of relevant experience in industrial sales, customer service or technical support including selling over the phone

Ability to offer and sell to the customer paid options such as extended warranties, service contracts, support contracts or trainings

Ability to learn and understand technical product and software applications

Goal oriented, self-starter motivated by metrics and the achievement of goals

Proven track record at achieving revenue quota, measurable goals and selling to a technical (IT) audience

Fluent in French or Italian and English (written and spoken).

Proven interpersonal communication skills (written and verbal) for frequent contact with internal and external customers which foster customer satisfaction

Proven organizational skills; ability to set priorities and work independently and interact in cross functional and international environment

Working Location is Paris-Massy

Danaher Corporation Overview
About Danaher /PID

Danaher’s Product Identification Platform is comprised of Videojet, Pantone, Esko, X-Rite, Foba, Linx, Laetus and AVT, a group of technology companies dedicated to helping customers give products unique identities. Through innovative software and hardware solutions for marking and coding, colour selection and communication, packaging development, management and production, and track and trace, the Product Identification companies are simplifying the packaging value chain for 90% of products produced around the world.

Organization: X-Rite
Job Function: Sales
Primary Location: EMEA-Western Europe-France-Île-de-France-Massy
Schedule: Full-time
Req ID: X-R000907