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KB Home, a Fortune 1000 NYSE company and one of America's premier homebuilders, has an immediate employment opportunity available. The Company operates in 10 states across the nation from California to Florida.
KB Home is one of the largest and most recognized homebuilding companies in the United States. Since its founding in 1957, the company has built more than half a million quality homes. KB Home's unique homebuilding approach lets each buyer customize their new home from lot location to floor plan and design features. As a leader in utilizing state-of-the-art sustainable building practices, all KB homes are highly energy efficient and meet strict ENERGY STAR® guidelines. This helps to lower monthly utility costs for homeowners, which the company demonstrates with its proprietary KB Home Energy Performance Guide® (EPG®). KB Home has been named an ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year Sustained Excellence Award winner for five straight years and a WaterSense© Partner of the Year for four consecutive years.
Responsible for meeting with prospective buyers to communicate, persuade, and conduct final sales for newly constructed residential homes. This role seeks new leads by continually contacting prospective buyers, referrals, brokers and other prospects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Greets visitors by providing literature, point-of-sale information and handouts to prospective homebuyers. Responds to customer requests for further assistance or information. Demonstrates models/homes/home sites to discuss floor plans, general construction and options.
Overcomes sales objections. Closes the "Sale" with final goal of creating a satisfied customer.
Receives offers, applications and answers questions about financing to perspective buyers
Documents sales transaction by following-up on loan applications and monitors sales and cancellations. Completes accurate required paperwork, computer entries, and maintains sales files. Conducts weekly follow-up calls with buyers until home closes.
Ensures that all sales models and the entire community are properly maintained and clean. Ensures that marketing materials are updated and ready for distribution to potential buyers.
Continually searches for new prospects/customers through networking, referrals, and effective follow-up. Will utilize competitive market analysis (CMA) and other data driven tools to sell homes. Contacts real estate brokers and conducts presentations to draw brokers to KB communities
Hosts grand openings and community events
High school degree or equivalent required. Bachelors degree preferred.
Must be able to speak Spanish
Current local real estate license required
Previous sales experience required; Homebuilding sales experience preferred
Ability to connect with people, and develop and maintain professional relationships
Action oriented, with the drive to push sales to successful closure
Proven ability of being customer centric by seeking solutions from the customer's perspective
Strong verbal & written communication, with the ability to communicate accurately and persuasively
Strong ability to work within a team-setting, inclusive of other's ideas, and a willingness to cooperate
Makes quick and accurate decisions based heavily on facts, data and/or metrics
Proficient in Microsoft applications, including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Outlook. C3 or JD Edwards database experience a plus!
Ability to work a flexible schedule on a consistent basis, including evenings, weekend and holidays
Conduct business in a professional and ethical manner to potential customers and external brokers to reinforce goodwill and profitability for the company
Find out why KB Home is attracting and retaining the best employees! If you are interested and qualified, please apply now. KB Home provides above average compensation packages and earnings potential, full benefits, an outstanding 401K matching program, bonus plans and amazing promotional opportunities. KB Home is an equal opportunity employer committed to hiring a diverse work team. Diversity is important to KB Home!