COBHAM MISSION SYSTEMS DIVISION Inside Sales Service Specialist I in DAVENPORT, Iowa
LocationUS-Iowa-DavenportDate Posted25 Apr 2018 Cobham is seeking an Inside Sales & Service Specialist I that will plan and deliver pre- and post-sales services and support to clients/customers as part of a dynamic team in a fast-paced, aerospace and defense manufacturing environment. This position is located in Davenport, IA. Key Responsibilities:Perform telephone selling and provide information on existing products and servicesProvide pricing information on products, service and repairs to current and prospective customersGenerate and follow-up on leads with outside sales team membersClose quotes resulting in orders that meet profit and sales targetsPerform basic negotiations including pricing, delivery schedule and standard order requirementsReceive and process customer ordersManage distributor accounts according to Cobham's Terms & ConditionsParticipate in customer meetingsAct as point of contact for repair investigations for assigned customersSupport customer or government audits as requiredResponsible for supporting the run-rate of the rolling 18 Month Order Forecast by Product Family and respective Value Stream(s) against prior month and budgetMay arrange and provide for shipment and demonstration of products by salesMinimum Requirements:Associates Degree Required1+ years of Sales or Business Development experience within a business to business environment1+ years of experience with contract acceptance and sales order creationThis position requires access to technology, materials, software or hardware that is controlled by export laws of the US. In order to be eligible you must be either a US Citizen or Permanent ResidentPreferred Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration or related disciplineGovernment contracting experienceCustomer Relationship Management (CRM) experienceEnterprise Resource Planning (ERP) experience.Oracle desired.Experience in government and regulatory auditsKnowledge of FAR's and DFAR'sFamiliarity with export regulatory requirements Cobham's values of Trust, Talent and Technology have driven us from our launch in 1934 by Sir Alan Cobham, an aviation innovator, to becoming a global leader in state-of-the-art aerospace and defense systems. And it's the insights of our innovators today that will secure our collective future. Innovators like you. Cobham is one of the world's leading companies engaged in the development, delivery and support of leading-edge aerospace and defense systems in the air, on land and at sea. Our clients and partners trust Cobham to deliver the mission-critical technology they need, and we trust our employees to draw on their ingenuity and passion to deliver those solutions. This leads to an empowering culture for our people. Our Leadership team is open, sharing plans for the next five years, driving retention by offering demanding, exciting work, and providing full guidance and mentoring. See all of our latest opportunities at or follow us on our LinkedIn page atJob ID00P8XJob CategorySales & BDPrimary LocationUS-Iowa-DavenportOrganizationCobham Mission SystemsScheduleFull-timeRecruiterJennifer WellsCobham is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of Cobham to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. Cobham will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.