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The position: Sales representative for Volvo Construction Equipment
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Job duties: Responsible for equipment sales and rentals to customers that include general contractors, heavy civil contractors, building contractors, utility contractors and municipalities. Prepares monthly and quarterly sales forecasts. Participates in local industry associations. Completes competitive business reports. Develops targeted industry marketing programs. Develops and maintains product application expertise commensurate with Volvo standards on all products marketed by Volvo Construction Equipment.
The company: Volvo Construction Equipment is a division of The Volvo Group, a large supplier of commercial transport solutions providing products like trucks, buses and construction equipment.
Requirements: Bachelor's degree is required, preferably in an engineering or marketing area. Must have at least three years of sales experience. Requires strong product/industry knowledge related to construction equipment such as portable compressors, generators, forklifts and various types of ground engaging dirt equipment. Requires computer proficiency, strong communication skills and the ability to lift 50 pounds.
Extra perks: Volvo offers health-promoting workplaces and performance-based salaries.
Interesting info: The Volvo Group has more than 90,000 employees and production facilities in 19 countries.
Other opportunities: Volvo also needs design engineers, customer support specialists, operations managers and associate buyers.