Job Posting - Sales Trainer, Specialty Training Team

  • March 15, 2017 12:12 PM
    Message # 4668609
    Secretary (Administrator)
    Position Title:  Sales Trainer, Specialty Training Team
    • Location - Flexible
    • Full Time

    Company Description

    We know that a successful workplace is an engaged workplace.

    At Cox we believe that bold action and staying true to our values has enabled us to create a thriving business with more than 60,000 employees and 300 businesses. We believe in pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. We think it’s the creativity, diversity and entrepreneurial spirit of our employees that makes us great. Join us with a career at Cox.

    Job Description

    The Sales Trainer, Specialty Media Sales is responsible for the delivery of learning and development solutions that maximize the effectiveness of sales professionals, drive revenue optimization and increase the skill sets of sales representatives within their assigned sales team. Training delivery will include a variety of mediums including, but not limited to, in-field training, classroom facilitation, virtual classroom, webinars and informal learning channels.  This individual supports all sales teams across Cox Automotive that sell Media Solutions.

    The Field Trainer is an excellent communicator who is proficient in both individual and group coaching and training methods. The ideal candidate is self-motivated, detail oriented and an excellent problem solver.  The ability to diagnose issues and propose creative solutions is essential.

    Qualifications

    • 5-8+ years sales training or outside sales experience
    • Previous field based sales experience strongly preferred
    • Solid understanding of Cox Automotive Media Solutions sites, packages and solutions
    • Ability to apply learnings from other teams, customize, and apply to assigned teams
    • Proven ability to work independently and take initiative to proactively complete assignments
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills required
    • Classroom training and facilitation skills strongly preferred
    • Dynamic presentation skills
    • Strong attention to detail
    • Problem solving and analytical skills
    • Able to manage multiple projects concurrently
    • Demonstrated competency in MS Word, Excel &PowerPoint
    • Proven experience presenting information, classroom instruction and sales training methods
    • Proficiency with technology suites such as PowerPoint, Map Point, Excel, Word; SFDC experience preferred
    • Must be able to obtain necessary training certifications, including Challenger Sales Methodology
    • Must be willing and able to commit to extensive travel; up to 70% travel (day and overnight) required at times

    Additional Information

    Please contact Sara Swierk at: sara.swierk@autotrader.com

    Last modified: March 15, 2017 12:23 PM | Secretary (Administrator)