Sales Director - Chicago, IL in Wood Dale, IL at Quest Diagnostics

Date Posted: 11/3/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Location:
    1355 North Mittel Boulevard
    Wood Dale, IL
  • Date Posted:
    11/3/2022
  • Function
    Sales & Marketing
  • Job Family
    Sales Management
  • Remote
    Hybrid
  • Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
  • Shift
    Day

Job Description

We Provide Solutions.  Patients and Physicians rely on our diagnostic testing, information and services to help them make better healthcare decisions. These are often serious decisions with far reaching consequences, and require sensitivity, tact and a clear dedication to service. It’s about providing clarity and hope.

In Sales you will work for the world leader in the industry, with a career where you can expand your skills and knowledge. You’ll have a role where you can act with professionalism, you can inspire colleagues, and you can care about the work we do and the people we serve.

At Quest, our Sales Teams are often the public face of our organization. As a result we make every effort to support and develop their skills. Working across a strong customer base, you’ll find you have the flexibility and autonomy to structure your days while having the confidence that comes from promoting a well-recognized and trusted brand. With lots of opportunities for repeat business and referrals, we also offer outstanding support, plus great pay and benefits.

The Sales Director is a front-line sales leader responsible for execution of the commercial sales strategy for profitable growth in geographic area for general and specialized sales and service representatives.

The territory encompasses the greater Chicago, IL area. 

  • Hire and retain an effective sales team of Account Executives and Account Managers  
  • Coach, motivate and develop sales talent  
  • Establish regional action plans and market strategies  
  • Set metrics and accountability standards to drive performance towards goals  
  • Manage and measure sales force performance and provide feedback to reps  
  • Conduct district analytics and market intelligence  
  • Marshal and manage resources to solve problems and achieve plans  
  • Support key account development  
  • Provide input to regional marketing efforts 

Accountabilities/Metrics: 

  • Development and execution of sales plan  
  • Achievement of quota (retention and growth)  
  • Client attrition  
  • Price realization  
  • Selling costs  
  • Sales force attrition  
  • Talent development targets (pipeline, hiring, training) 

QUALIFICATIONS

Knowledge: 

Knows the healthcare industry (payors/providers) and general economics of business 

Skills: 

Solid PC skills including Outlook, Excel, SalesForce.Com, SAVO 


EDUCATION
Bachelor’s Degree (Required)