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Commercial Sales Representative

First American Phoenix, AZ
  • Posted: September 24, 2018
  • Full-Time
Company SummaryJoin our team! As a global leader in providing title insurance, settlement services and risk solutions for real estate transactions, First American Title Insurance Company (NYSE: FAF) is an ideal place to build your career. We have been entrusted with helping our customers achieve and protect their dream of homeownership since 1889. First American Title's National Commercial Services division provides single-point service for simple to multi-property/multi-state national commercial real estate transactions. We believe that our people are the key to the company's continued success. Because our employees enable our future, we invest in theirs by supporting their careers and promoting their overall wellbeing. First American has created an award-winning culture and has been named to the Fortune 100 Best Companies to Work For 2018 list for the third consecutive year and to more than 50 regional Best Places to Work lists. For more information, visit www.firstam.com.

Job Summary

Develops and retains a quality commercial client base with large businesses with significant real estate holdings in a variety of capacities through the acquisition of new business and maintenance of existing customers.  Sales Representatives interfaces with division management and legal counsel on complex real estate and zoning regulations. Sales representatives have an ongoing responsibility for maintaining the customer relationship and servicing the customer's needs throughout the entire sales order, shipping, billing, customer payment, and follow-up for future business process.

Essential Functions

  • Builds client relationships, secures new orders from new customers, and maintains and expands business with existing client base
  • Communicates proactively with and responds in a timely manner to clients
  • Compiles lists of prospective customers for use as sales leads, based on information from newspapers, business directories, industry ads, trade shows, Internet Web sites, and other sources.
  • Develops and executes a call plan for the area assigned to include calls on and appointments with qualified real estate agents, brokers and their staff, lenders and attorneys
  • Assesses individual client needs and develops, presents and implements a plan to meet those needs
  • Is highly visible in his/her marketing area by attending real estate industry functions and participating in community and real estate
  • Displays or demonstrates product, using samples or catalog, and emphasizes salable features.
  • Effectively creates or adapts and delivers group and individual presentations to customer groups, target customers, cooperating agents and others



Knowledge and Skills/Technology Used

  • Ability to listen to customers and understand their needs and objectives to better respond and provide solutions
  • Applies diplomacy and tact
  • Demonstrates persistence, tenacity and consistency in pursuing revenues opportunities
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Flexible with the ability to adapt strategy to changing conditions
  • Understanding of market and competition with the ability to identify external threats and opportunities
  • Ability to persuade and influence others
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Visibility requires maintaining a professional appearance and providing a positive company image to the public.


Typical Education

  • High School Diploma


Typical Range of Experience

  • 2- 5 years of successful residential Title/Real estate industry experience
  • Proven track record of meeting and exceeding sales goals


License or Certification

  • Requires a valid driver's license.

First American invests in its employee's development and well-being, empowers them to provide superior customer service and encourages them to serve the communities where they live and work. First American is committed to diversity and inclusion. We are an equal opportunity employer. For more information about our Company and our dedication to putting People First, check out firstam.com/careers.

First American

Address

Phoenix, AZ
USA

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