Sales Support Specialist in Vista, CA at Watkins Wellness

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

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Job Description

We are hiring a Sales Support Specialist to join our Sales team!

IN A NUTSHELL

Do you find ways to improve the status quo and are ready to join a team dedicated to driving sales?  As the Sales Support Specialist, you will work closely with the sales team and other internal plus external customers to support new business and dealer development initiatives related to Watkins Wellness sales priorities.  You’ll work extensively in Salesforce and across Microsoft Office suite to process dealer agreements, execute cases, and prepare various reports related to new dealers’ sales.  You’ll also assess current methods and processes to determine and recommend how we can do it better, faster, and/or easier.  This position reports to the Sales Support Manager and will also work closely with the Director of Business Development and the Business Development Managers.

IS THIS YOU?

  • Can you effectively multitask?  You will primarily support business development initiatives by processing dealer signings and terminations, maintaining and updating dealer contact information, preparing prospecting materials, maintaining various databases, supporting pipeline management in Salesforce, and coordinating prospect visits to our headquarters.
  • Are you skilled at developing reports?  Another key area involves maintaining monthly department metrics, chart creation, and maintenance in addition to generating competitive analyses as requested.
  • Do you consider yourself organized and detail-oriented?  The Sales Support Specialist provides general support to internal and external sales staff with duties such as assisting with compliance audits, general communication, travel support, special ad hoc projects, supporting internet position monitoring and enforcement, and ordering office supplies, mailings, and dealer plaques.
  • Are you customer-centric?  You will act as the liaison between the sales team and other departments by serving on various committees, assisting with training new Regional Sales Managers (RSMs), maintaining department training records, and creating new documents, reports, and presentations using Word, Excel and PowerPoint.  On occasion, you may also fill-in at the front desk as a back-up receptionist and greet guests as well as answer incoming calls.
  • Do you enjoy event planning?  In this position, you’ll assist with coordinating and planning internal and external events.  Duties may include the following: site selection, food and beverage selection, transportation coordination, creating supporting materials (agendas, communications, PowerPoint presentations, etc.), onsite set-up and execution, and post-event follow-up.

WHAT YOU NEED

  • Bachelor's degree in business or related field is preferred.
  • Two or more years related experience and/or training.  The equivalent combination of education and/or experience will be considered.
  • Must be highly skilled user in Microsoft Office suite, specifically Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.  Must be able to prepare reports, worksheets, charts, schedules, procedures, and other data as necessary. 
  • Ability to present information to a group of co-workers, supervisors, managers or higher-level executives. 
  • Experience using a CRM (i.e. Salesforce) and an ERP (i.e. Navision) system is a plus.
  • Must be detail-oriented, able to prioritize multiple tasks, and meet deadlines.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact with all levels within the organization as well as strong ability to work in a team environment, are required to be successful in this position.

WHAT YOU’LL GET

At Watkins Wellness®, people matter.  To help you, “Feel good. Live well™”, at work and at home, we provide a competitive package including: exceptional health and wellness benefits, paid time off, bonus, profit sharing, 401k, tuition reimbursement and much more.

We look for candidates that exhibit The Watkins Way (always Ethical, endeavors to be Transparent, embraces Inclusion, welcomes Diverse backgrounds and perspectives, Accommodating, believes in Work-Life Balance, puts Safety First, Accountable, values Relationships, Passionate, Team Player, and Goal Driven).

The employee must frequently lift and move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision and depth perception. The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

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Shift

Full or Part Time

Full time

Watkins (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.