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Territory Sales Representative

at Tru Green in Peoria, Illinois, United States

Job Description

102225

301 N Commerce Pl, Peoria, Illinois 61615

TruGreen accepts applications on an ongoing basis.

Job Description

Position Overview

Sells TruGreen services in the residential industry to new and existing customers. Channels include in-person and outbound phone calls. Responsible for achieving sales goals and executing sales plans within given territories. Generates and secures new residential sales revenue by scheduling appointments to meet with prospective customers who request a quote online or by phone, and prospecting the neighboring homes. Work home and garden show booths to generate new residential leads. Manage small groups of temporary resources for designated territories. Execute multiple campaigns throughout season to maximize growth, and upsell services to existing customers. Responsible for direct customer contact for retention campaigns.

Responsibilities

Sell residential lawn care, tree and shrub care and pest control services to new and existing customers within your designated territory via direct and tele-sales campaigns Responsible for contacting prospects, setting appointments & adhering to a schedule. Generates additional revenue through up-selling new services to current customers. Builds customer relationships, sell value-added services, and answers questions to overcome resistance and objections. Deliver product offering that meets customer requirements, closes the sale and acquire referrals. Collects customer contact & payment information for every sale. Responsible for responding to incoming calls from prospective and active customers to assist with questions or concerns about their current services and services they may be interested in. Ensure customer satisfaction by partnering with service delivery team to maximize customer retention. Generates prospects through market events such as home & garden shows, and trade shows.

Competitive wages.

+ Average income is $875 – $1,200/week (based on an annual salary plus average commissions earned for qualifying representatives)

Education and Experience Requirements

Experience working in a customer facing role is preferred.

Direct outside sales or professional marketing experience preferred.

Reliable vehicle to transport yourself from the branch to property visits is required (mileage reimbursement OR car allowance is available).

Valid, current driver’s license required; subject to pre-employment Motor Vehicle Record check, and proof of insurance required.

Acquire pesticide certification as required by federal, state, or local law (list states required).

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Ability to become knowledgeable of TruGreen’s products and services (training provided).

Demonstrate consultative selling abilities, and organizational follow-up ability (described in resume through past work experience, demonstrate in an interview setting)

Proficiency with modern technologies including cell phones, computers and e-mails.

Ability to execute prospecting strategies for discovering and closing new accounts

Excellent interpersonal communication skills with internal associates and external customers.

Ability to present services to customers in a professional manner

Strong time management, organization and leadership skills

Physical Demands & Working Conditions

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Regularly required to:

- Sit, stand, and walk

- Use hands and arms to handle, feel, or reach

- Speak and hear

- Use close vision abilities

Occasionally required to:

- Lift or move up to 25 lbs.

- Stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.

Noise level:

Moderate to Loud

Adverse Conditions:

Subject to outdoor weather conditions which may include extreme cold, extreme heat or wet conditions

Subject to exposure to animals and insects

Ability to speak, read and write fluently in English is required. You MUST BE physically located in the United States while performing this job.

TruGreen is proud to affirm our commitment to hiring veterans. We recognize and appreciate the exceptional skills, dedication, and leadership that veterans bring to the workforce. By fostering an inclusive and diverse environment, we aim to leverage the unique experiences of veterans, creating a richer, more dynamic workplace.

TruGreen is committed to Diversity and Inclusion. We encourage diverse candidates to apply to this position.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities. To learn more, please visit https://trugreen.phenompro.com/us/en/eeoc-and-eeo-policy or to request an application accommodation, please visit https://trugreen.phenompro.com/us/en/disabilities-accommodations

California Residents: When you express interest in or apply for a job with TruGreen Limited Partnership, we collect personal information about you, potentially including personal identifiers, contact information, protected classifications, pre-hire information, professional or employment-related information, education history, and/or medical information, for the following business purposes: to comply with state and federal law and regulations requiring employers to maintain certain records; to evaluate your job application and candidacy for employment; and to obtain and verify background checks (including criminal and motor vehicle records), pre-employment drug testing, and references.

TruGreen performs pre-employment testing.

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We offer growth, both for your career and your community. TruGreen is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive provider of lawn and landscape services. We are proud to have over 200 branches across the country so that you will find opportunities with us no matter where life takes you. Plus, we offer competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and 401k plans. With our small-company feel, tight-knit communities and 40 years of time-tested training, you will have everything you need to grow your career with us at TruGreen.

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Job Posting: JC251175371

Posted On: Nov 15, 2023

Updated On: Feb 29, 2024

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