Arrow Electronics Customer Sales Specialist in New York
Customer Sales Specialist
This position will support one of Arrow's largest customers work on-site at the customer facility.
is responsible for the day-to-day sales activities, sales support and customer service tasks for specified customers and assigned accounts and serves as a liaison between Arrow’s internal resources (field sales, engineering, supplier marketing, manufacturing facilities, purchasing and other corporate departments), suppliers, and customers.
Coordinate resources and processing of customer quotations (Quote Center, Quote Cover Sheet, PM Views, Management, FSR, Suppliers, Value Add, and SSG) for specified customers.
Thorough knowledge and accountability of supply chain engagements
Negotiate pricing (non-contract only), provide quote mark up (owns strategy and application of cost plus mark up) and notify customer of related price increases, maintain margin integrity
Work with appropriate supplier contacts and internal departments to solve pre-sales and post-sales problems
Handles local expediting and assists global opportunities through local escalation
Provide proactive notification to customer of changes to delivery status, conduct bond reviews with customer (Shortages & Turns), manage SMI (Slow Moving Inventory) and NCNR (Non-Cancellable, Non-Returnable) customer conversations, own Hard & Planned Order management, PCN (Product Change Notification) Coordination and deliver and maintain the POI (Perfect Order Index). This is comprised of OTD (On-Time Delivery) and E2E (End-to-End Order Quality).
Support sales team with direct customer contact for Order to Invoice process within Planned Demand.
4 – 6 years of sales experience supporting large assigned customers Bachelor’s degree preferred
Industry experience with a distributor or supplier preferred
Strong negotiation, verbal, and written communication skills are essential
Excellent interpersonal, organization, problem solving, and customer service skills
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment, multitask, prioritize, and deal with ambiguity
Proficient with MS Office including Word, Outlook and Excel is a must
Must be comfortable working in multiple systems and applications
Customer Facing/Supplier Facing
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