Distribution Manager, America

TT Electronics - Carrollton, TX3.5

30+ days agoFull-timeEstimated: $99,000 - $140,000 a year
Company Overview
At TT Electronics, you will meet dedicated people who believe that advanced electronics is the key to a brighter, smarter future. Whether it’s advanced flight controls, smart surgical tools, intelligent vehicle charging or seamless automation everywhere, advancements like this come from the minds of passionate, creative people – working to a common goal, watching out for each other, and caring about making a difference in the lives of people all over the world.

Our passion? Simplifying the development of complex electronics… it’s the reason we exist as an organisation. Our way of life? Fostering a culture that values individuals as well as community and teamwork.

Join us – and work with a team that believes success is measured by more than the bottom line, where you’ll find opportunities to achieve your goals, contribute to the lives of others, and build a brighter, smarter future, together.

TT Electronics’ Carrollton facility just outside the city of Dallas is an innovative leader in the optoelectronics and lighting industries. Equipped to meet the needs of our worldwide customers, TT’s optoelectronic products can be found in office equipment, industrial applications, encoders, military and high-reliability applications, medical diagnostic equipment, automotive and lighting applications. With 50 years of mounting, bonding, and packaging experience, our engineering teams have the skills and expertise to deliver COTS or custom optoelectronic solutions for the most demanding environments.

Role Overview and Responsibilities
Call on distribution corporate, branch and customer locations to identify technical value where TT electronics capabilities can provide solutions.
Identify new business opportunities (NBO), grow/maintain established business and close new stocking orders based on turns analysis.
Present quarterly on distribution accounts and development of overall strategic and 30/60/90 tactical plans to increase market share.
Update distributors on new products and technology as related to end customer needs.
Increase market share with the development of NBO’s in existing accounts and plans for current rest-of-world accounts. This includes new product introductions (NPI), marketing campaigns, lead follow up, and competitive share growth.
Work with each business unit to resolve channel issues resulting in conflict (i.e. Registration, jump ball, pricing, etc.), the development of marketing programs, and sales/ engineering visits.
Facilitate the implementation of NPI and promotional/marketing programs through the channel, centered on supporting and coaching sales resources.
Understand each distributor’s business model, recognize technology opportunities, and manage sales process through the specification of TTe product and coordinate the acquisition of the sale worldwide upon design win.
Manage all sales activities through SFDC including visit reports and QBR activity.
Accepts and abides by all TTe Policies, Codes of Conduct, and procedures.
Qualifications, Skills and Attributes
Bachelor of Science or equivalent experience is required. A degree in Business, Engineering or related technical field is preferred.
Minimum 5 years experience in the electronic component market place
Distribution experience is preferred.
Experience working with distributor corporate and branch locations,
Experience with demand creation programs is preferred.
Experience with CRM systems, reporting, and MRP/ ERP systems are also preferred.
Strong communciation skills (English speaking) in both written and verbal formats
Experience developing presentation materials and presenting to large audiences
Aggressive sales closure skills required
The right individual must be self motivated, work collaboratively both internally and externally and align those resources to accomplish the agreed upon objectives.
The desired individual will need to have decisive and fast pace execution on distributor programs, changes to the authorized list (consolidation or addition), strategic direction and best allocation of resources.