IGT District Sales Manager in Indianapolis, Indiana
IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines to Lotteries to Interactive. We have a well-established local presence and relationships with governments and regulators in more than 100 countries around the world, and create value by adhering to the highest standards of service, integrity, and responsibility. IGT has over 12,000 employees.
The District Sales Manager is responsible for delivering sales and profit goals for the district through effective project management, account development and the oversight of the Lottery Sales Representatives and Field Sales Representatives within the assigned district. This position will be based out of the Indianapolis sales office, but will support multiple cities in the state of Indiana.
Reviews and monitors internal sales reports for assigned accounts within district, formulating strategies, recommendations, and promotions to maximize sales.
Actively pursues and recruits new retailers that meet Hoosier Lottery minimum account criteria.
Partners with strategic decision makers at region chain accounts and independent retailers to maximize sales and profitability.
Ensures inventory levels of all supplies and products are adequate to meet the demands of the business.
Oversees the instant ticket product line within district boundaries and instant ticket's returns are processed accurately and timely.
Develops and manages an effective, well-trained and efficient sales force to aggressively and profitably
manage each territory within the district.
Plans, organizes, and oversees the work of all Lottery Sales Representatives and Field Sales Representatives assigned to the District.
Provides leadership to all direct repo1ts within the district to maximize employee potential, through motivating, coaching, training and mentoring. Provides monthly and qumterly written district status updates to the Regional Sales Manager.
Directs and manages sales specific project development from beginning to end, defining scope, goals and deliverables that suppmt business objectives.
Performs market visits and one-on-one performance discussions at least once a quarter with all Lottery Retailers
Sales Representatives and Field Sales Representatives assigned to the district.
Ensure accuracy of OnePlace by auditing details during market visits.
Performs business review meetings with independent locations and region chain accounts not assigned to
Key Account Managers.
Creates and executes project work plans and revises as appropriate to meet changing needs of the project.
Actively participates in the formulation and execution of district staff meetings.
Ensure call cycle route compliance of all assigned Lottery Sales Representatives.
Performs other required tasks as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree in business, sales/marketing or related field and/or equivalent years of successful experience.
Minimum of three (3) years of sales management experience in retail or wholesalesales .
Experience in leadership and development of staff
Strong interpersonal skills
Strong communicator, both written and verbal
Proficiency in Word, Excel and Power Point
Ability to plan, organize, supervise and evaluate the work of others
Must reside in the region in which the region office is located
Strong analytical and mathematical skills
Minimum overnight travel necessary.
IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged. IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to sex, race, color, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, and any other personal attributes protected by federal, state, or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.
In addition to our competitive benefits package, we offer employees a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, and free identity theft insurance.
IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming. For more information, please visit www.igt.com at http://www.igt.com/ .