GE Lead Sales Specialist - Sales in Other, Pennsylvania

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GE Oil & Gas

Business Segment

Oil & Gas Regions

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Posted Position Title

Lead Sales Specialist - Sales

Career Level




Function Segment

Sales Origination

Location(s) Where Opening Is Available United States

U.S. State, China or Canada Provinces




Relocation Assistance


Role Summary/Purpose

Customer facing staff responsible for winning business.

Essential Responsibilities

Within a geographic area responsible for selling product(s), services, parts, solutions, or projects. Develops sales plan for a specific region. Products and systems requiring technical knowledge. Some customization to client conditions can be done. Cooperates with (technical) sales support to realize sales. Is leading a department with large estimated orders.

In the role of Lead Sales Specialist – Sales you will:

  • Manage existing clients with focus on continued growth and performance verses operating plan

  • Develop and execute specific account plans for each strategic client

  • Provide accountability to deliver on commitments and communicate progress, needs, and strategies to win in a competitive landscape

  • Perform regular performance management reviews of client business plans including progress in account penetration, opportunity pipeline development, orders growth and identification of target areas for improvement

  • Accurately forecast orders by quarter and year

  • Learn product offerings within GE Bently Nevada / Commtest product portfolio

  • Drive orders and convertibility of orders (sales) to achieve targets and year-over-year growth.

  • Identify and cultivate strategic relationships with clients across multi-layered organizations

  • Support trade shows, vendor days, and client learning sessions by presenting ACM solutions, business cases and other client marketing presentation material

  • Negotiate contracts including commercial terms, pricing and fulfillment of all compliance requirements


  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university (OR High School Diploma / GED with a minimum 9 years of experience in Sales and/or Sales Origination)

  • Minimum 5 years of experience in Sales and/or Sales Origination

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability and willingness to travel 50% of the time, as required

Additional Eligibility Qualifications

GE will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditioned upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen.

Desired Characteristics

  • Minimum of 5 years of sales or application engineering experience including a consistent record of successfully achieving growth and orders targets

  • Knowledge and understanding of condition monitoring solutions and geographic region’s client marketplace

  • Understanding of modern maintenance methodologies (PM, PdM, RCM, RBM, RAM, TPM, etc.)

  • Thorough knowledge and understanding of Large Project / Global Project Sales Methodology

  • Proactive work style and demonstrated, creativity, high energy

  • Excellent sales skills, with the ability to teach, train, and motivate others

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively across multiple levels of the organization sales and business discussions

  • Excellent communication skills, interpersonal and presentation skills

  • Demonstrated ability to execute and deliver results

  • Self-motivated with a focus on customer satisfaction

  • Excellent problem solving skills with an emphasis on innovative and creative solutions

  • Preferably Six-Sigma Green Belt Certified

  • Proficiency in the use of personal computers,, and Microsoft applications

  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills

  • Ability to influence others and lead small teams

  • Lead initiatives of moderate scope and impact

  • Ability to coordinate several projects simultaneously

  • Effective problem identification and solution skills

  • Proven analytical and organizational ability

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