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Sales Trainee

Turtle and Hughes
Linden, NJ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
At Turtle & Hughes, we believe that the whole is greater than the sum of its parts and that every customer can benefit from our holistic approach to provide the industry's most comprehensive range of services and solutions. That is how we have earned our ranking among the nations largest independent electrical and industrial distributors.

When joining Turtle & Hughes, you are part of a team that is dedicated to best practices by adding value to customers across all components of the supply chain, from turnkey engineering and design to operational and logistical support.

Turtle & Hughes is seeking an Inside Sales Associate at the Linden, NJ Branch.

The Sales Trainee will support the sales team to market and sell Turtle & Hughes aligned products and services into electrical contractor based customers. This position will support developing, growing, and maintaining relationships that will increase exposure and build relationships with key customers to enhance long-term business prospects and profit.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop superior selling skills for important customer services and application
  • Learn industrial & electrical product knowledge to better communicate with customers
  • Use negotiating skills while understanding and using sales techniques needed to close orders
  • Support the preparation of sales proposals that meet customer expectation's
  • Willingness to learn about all aspects of electrical and industrial distribution

Education, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Interest in learning electrical distribution, Willing to train a motivated entry-level individual
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills.
  • Excellent negotiation skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to drive decisions with influence.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Professional phone demeanor
  • Sales motivated individual

We offer a competitive benefits package that includes a 401(k) plan, health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, paid holidays, vacation and a host of additional employee negotiated discounts.

Turtle and Hughes is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity in the workforce.

Turtle and Hughes


Linden, NJ
07036 USA



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