In this role, you have the opportunity to
Oversee an inside sales call center team for our Sleep & Respiratory Care (SRC) division at our downtown Nashville location. You will be responsible for directing agents’ workflow and workload, as well as handling escalated complaints, concerns and questions from customers. The ideal individual will be highly organized professional with management experience who can ensure the most efficient operations of our call center sales hub. Your goal is to meet and exceed sales objectives, ensure sales specialists hit their quotas, while maintaining Philips’ customer service and business quality standards.
You are responsible for (but not limited to)
Working in line with the Head of Sales and based on the functional needs of the sales department; interview, hire, train and coach the sales team to ensure success and key performance metrics are obtained
Directing the development, production and distribution of information to sales agents on SRC Oxygen product knowledge, technical background, marketing strategies, sales skills, work habits and attitudes, policies, procedures, institutional promotion and all other materials related to the department’s established standard ways of working.
Achieve growth and hit sales targets by successfully managing the sales team and ensuring they achieve the weekly, monthly, and quarterly based quotas
Aid in development of go to market best practices for existing and emerging products.
Hire, train and onboard new inside sales agents as required to meet quotas
Provide coaching and assistance to call center agents on an ongoing basis.
Ensure staff adherence to set work schedules
Ensure adherence to sales scripts while working to drive continuous improvement.
Process weekly sales lead reports for submission to Head of Sales
Oversee and ensure conflict resolution between associates and customers.
Ensure that all employees follow the company’s best practices for call center management and operations.
Work with Head of Sales, Training, QA and peers when needed to develop presentations and talks to motivate and educate call center agents.
Communicate company goals to associates so every employee understands his or her role.
Conduct periodic call reviews to ensure quality control.
Other duties and requirements as assigned
You are a part of
In 2017, Governor Bill Haslam announced that Philips would be bringing 800 new jobs to Tennessee at https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/tennessee/articles/2017-08-24/philips-to-build-health-technology-center-in-tennessee . Since the announcement, Philips Global Business Services North America has continued to expand and develop in the Greater Nashville area. Philips is a global leader in health technology that makes life better for people, like you, through meaningful innovation. This position will be a part of our Global Business Services (GBS) group responsible for leading operational execution, reducing complexity and increasing efficiencies as the in-house team that continuously improves performance to better support our customers. We are looking to build a new team in Nashville of passionate, inspirational, collaborative and diverse professionals empowering excellence around the world for Philips to achieve our mission to improve the lives of 3B people a year by 2025.
To succeed in this role, you should have the following skills and experience
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work-related experience required.
7+ years of sales experience and proven success as a sales manager, consistently meeting or exceeding targets within a call center environment.
Committed to continuous education through training workshops, seminars and conferences
Demonstrated ability to communicate, present and influence credibly and effectively at all levels of the organization
Proven ability to drive the sales process from plan to close and demonstrated strong business sense
Excellent training, mentoring, coaching and people management skills
Healthcare sales experience preferred
Excellent written, verbal, and communication experience
Excellent planning and organizational skills
Ability to motivate a team, work independently and demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills
Travel requirement may be up to 15%
In return, we offer you
We offer you a dynamic working environment in an innovative business, which offers you excellent opportunities to further develop and fully exploit your talents. This job comes with a competitive salary, excellent benefits and up-to-date training, as well as learning and development opportunities through Philips University.
Company relocation benefits will not be provided for this position. Candidates need to live within the territory or within commuting distance to the Greater Nashville area.
Why should you join Philips?
Working at Philips is more than a job. It’s a calling to create a healthier society through meaningful work, focused on improving 3 billion lives a year by delivering innovative solutions across the health continuum at http://www.philips.com/b-dam/corporate/corporateblog/2016/PhilipsChronicDisease_5.jpg . Our people experience a variety of unexpected moments when their lives and careers come together in meaningful ways.
To find out more about what it’s like working for Philips at a personal level, visit the Working at Philips page at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/working-at-philips/working-at-philips.html on our career website, where you can read stories from our employee blog at http://www.usa.philips.com/a-w/our-people/life-at-philips.html . Once there, you can also learn about our recruitment process at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech.html , or find answers to some of the frequently asked questions at http://www.philips.com/a-w/careers/healthtech/faq.html .
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