Sales Representative

Date: Apr 5, 2019

Location: Imlay City, MI, US, 48444

Company: REV Group, Inc.

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Requisition ID: 1007

REV Group (NYSE: REVG) is a leading designer, manufacturer and distributor of specialty vehicles and related aftermarket parts and services. REV serves a diversified customer base primarily in the United States through three segments: Fire & Emergency, Commercial and Recreation. REV provides customized vehicle solutions for applications including: essential needs (ambulances, fire apparatus, school buses, mobility vans and municipal transit buses), industrial and commercial (terminal trucks, cut-away buses and street sweepers) and consumer leisure (recreational vehicles (“RVs”) and luxury buses). REV’s brand portfolio consists of 30 well-established principal vehicle brands including many of the most recognizable names within our served markets. Several of REV’s brands pioneered their specialty vehicle product categories and date back more than 50 years.

 

Essential duties of the position will range from distributor support and order entry to inside sales support and order entry.  Prepare, distribute, and maintain the records for the sales department and switchboard relief.  Works closely with Purchasing, Accounting, Warranty, Customer Service, Shipping, and Quality Control.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

 

  • Communicate with the distributor network providing clear, accurate and timely information for their use in marketing the Bus product line in their designated areas.
  • Responsible for recording all inbound orders by assigning unit numbers to each order and inputting all necessary information into the order database (ordering).
  • Provide the Corporate Chassis Coordinator with a chassis order form to include all pertinent chassis information as well as bid concession information to insure that the proper chassis is assigned to the correct unit.
  • Enter orders into the customer order program (configuration), and provide copy to engineering for bill of material structuring.  Also, provide copy to distributor for verification.
  • Responsible for all options on the sales order and for the correct pricing of all options, to reflect any discounts, special programs or freight equalization.
  • Provide the engineering department documentation that indicates any special locations of routine equipment, such as heaters, safety equipment, etc.
  • Compile a weight calculation for every model produced to insure the vehicle is under the allowable GVWR and axle limitations and forward this information to engineering.
  • Responsible for providing profile drawings to show the proper placement of special paint designs or stripe configurations.  Sends drawings and paint samples to the distributor for verification.
  • Keep log of all buses sold, customer, engine information, pricing, order date and ship dates.
  • Responsible for the integrity of the order acknowledgements sent to the distributors and required to track the verifications when mailed and record when returned by the distributor.
  • Coordinate with production as to the status of the unit to determine if the requested changes can be made.
  • General clerical duties requested to include preparing bid quotations or return correspondence to the distributor network..
  • Be compliant with all the rules of conduct and attendance per the company handbook.

 

 

Qualifications:

 

  • Ability to read, write, comprehend, and verbally communicate simple instructions, short             correspondence and memos in English.
  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to other employees of the organization.
  • Ability to work with all distributors and to assist with any questions regarding:  options offered and pricing; bid questions; available production slots; chassis availability; delivery arrangements; and other assistance as required.
  • Ability to review bill structure to verify agreement with the options ordered.
  • Ability to acknowledge any changes necessitated by BOM/engineering and enters that data in the configuration and sends update to customer.
  • Required to input the chassis VIN when assigned and DFS approval numbers on all orders to facilitate invoicing.
  • Ability to coordinate with the distributor the correct timing for the arrival of their lift to be installed.
  • Experience in the clerical field.
  • Effective written and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Computer literate:  Word Perfect, Lotus 1-2-3, Word, Excel, Word pro, Approach and Microsoft Windows.
  • High School graduate with some college.
  • Hand-eye coordination.

 

Champion Bus, Inc., was founded in 1953 and located on 73 acres just outside Imlay City, Michigan. Champion is one of the pioneers of the mid-size commercial bus industry and began producing these buses in 1981. In 2012, Champion Bus acquired Federal Coach, and began producing a luxury line of buses. In October 2013, Champion was acquired by and joined the REV Group family.

 

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Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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