Territory Sales Representative
Cox Communications, New Orleans, LA 70122
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services.
Primary Location: 3131 Elysian Fields Ave, New Orleans, LA, USA
Division: Cox Communications
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Shift: Day Job
Requisition Number: 224748
At Cox, we’re forward-thinking innovators who put people first. Our award-winning workplace culture is centered on inclusion and kindness, and we’re looking for people to join our mission to be a force for good in the world. Come build a better future with us across automotive, communications, the environment and more.
We want to do everything we can to keep our employees safe and healthy. Therefore, where permitted by applicable law, you will need to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S.-based job. Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will of course be considered.
Keep reading to learn more about this opportunity to join the Cox family of businesses.
Territory Sales Representative
The Territory Sales Representative role is an opportunity to channel your formidable energy and entrepreneurial swagger into extraordinary sales experiences, helping customers from the starting gate to the finish line with our cutting-edge products and services. In this consultative sales role, you will provide solutions by selling Cox data, video, home security & voice services to residential customers while managing your assigned territory.
Ambitious? To you, meeting new people and closing deals are second nature, and a little friendly competition is your favorite fuel. If this sounds like someone you see in the mirror each morning, then you may be a solid contender for a gig as a Territory Sales Representative.
As part of a customer loyalty driven team, highly motivated individuals could receive a targeted annual amount of $62,350. This reflects the fulltime salary base rate of at least $26,141 and target commission is $3,060 a month. There is potential to earn up to and beyond $85,616 annually as a high performer. Employees also receive a ramp period of 2 months to adjust to commission earnings and an annual continued performance bonus of up to $1000.
We are Cox Communications, part of the Cox family of businesses, and our teams are driving a wave of innovation and reimagining how we connect with our customers.
What Youll Do
As a Territory Sales Representative, youll have the opportunity to generate new leads, sales, and upgrades. That means becoming a wiz at sales prospecting, referrals, partner relationships, and door to door canvassing and networking through an assigned territory. Youll be the architect of your own face-to-face sales presentations, from creation to delivery, and youll be involved in touchpoints from assessing residential customers needs to closing the sale.
- Get to know and grow with homeowner associations, multi-dwelling unit managers, leasing agents and others to help generate sales.
- Get to assist with training new hires, team with other departments, and partner with leadership to unearth new approaches to growth.
- Occasionally install or disconnect customer telecommunication services, collect payments and equipment from customers.
- Work non-traditional work hours to maximize customer contact opportunities.
- Of course, youll need to maintain the highest ethical standards, follow company policy, and be a professional when representing us, taking ownership of the customer experience.
Sounds like a lot, huh? Well, with great responsibility comes...great rewards and recognition. Whats in it for you? Keep reading, because this is important too!
Whats In It For You
Cox Communications rewards the talented, hard-working folks that help drive our growth. Weve created an exceptional salary package, plus additional incentives including the highly-sought-after Winners Circle reward for top sales people. We are an inclusive, pro-sales environment where different perspectives are valued and celebrated. Tools and training to up your game? Weve got them. And we offer a work/life balance that allows you to enjoy things like family, friends, and lots of flexibility.
We believe in taking good care of our team, so youll also have access to benefits like a 401(K) with company match, quality healthcare & life insurance, performance and recognition rewards for top salespeople, and coverage of travel expenses. We also know that everyone has unique concerns and priorities as we navigate life and manage our overall physical, mental and financial well-being, so we offer access to a lifestyle coach, paid time off to volunteer, employee discounts and even pet insurance (cool, right)?
Bottom line, we take good care of our employees. Want to join us? Heres who we are looking for...
Qualifications - Internal
Who You Are
Youre energetic; always on the move. You love a fast-paced work environment, and you like being outside and building relationships in the field. You relish new challenges, youre competitive, and youre ready to conquer the world. Youre also an ethical, organized and analytical person who enjoys meeting and working with diverse groups of people.
- Where permitted by applicable law, must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to be considered for this U.S. based job. (Reasonable accommodations for medical and religious objections will be considered.)
- High school diploma, GED or relevant work experience
- Valid state drivers license, good driving record, reliable transportation and proof of insurance
- Ability to qualify for Certifications and licenses, as required by state and municipal laws, to sell Home Security
- Proficient knowledge of and ability to operate a Smart Phone, iPad and a computer
- Ability to work outside in all types of weather: heat, cold, rain, snow, etc
- Ability to walk 1 ½ or more miles a day and up and down stairs within your residential territory
- Must be able to carry an iPad with case and a light bag with marketing materials for 5 plus hours a day
- BS/BA degree
- Knowledge of local market with established local contacts
- 1+ years of outside/field sales/door to door or related experience with quota requirements
- Experience in residential direct sales, home security or telecommunications industry
Join the Cox family of businesses and make your mark today!
Who We Are
About Cox Communications
Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.
Benefits of working at Cox may include health care insurance (medical, dental, vision), retirement planning (401(k)), and paid days off (sick leave, parental leave, flexible vacation/wellness days, and/or PTO). For more details on what benefits you may be offered, visit our benefits page.
Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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About Cox Communications
Cox Communications is a broadband communications and entertainment company, providing advanced digital video, Internet, telephone and home security and automation services over its own nationwide IP network. The third-largest U.S. cable company, Cox serves approximately 6 million residences and businesses. Cox Business is a facilities-based provider of voice, video and data solutions for commercial customers, and Cox Media is a full-service provider of national and local cable spot and digital media advertising.
Cox is known for its pioneering efforts in broadband, voice and commercial services, industry-leading customer care and its outstanding workplaces. For nine years, Cox has been recognized as the top operator for women by Women in Cable Telecommunications; Cox has ranked among DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity 11 times. More information about Cox Communications, a wholly owned subsidiary of Cox Enterprises, is available at www.cox.com and www.coxmedia.com.
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