Senior Sales Executive – Fire Service – Seattle, WA


Job Family: Sales

Req ID: 383884

Here at Siemens, we take pride in enabling sustainable progress through technology. We do this through empowering customers by combining the real and digital worlds. Improving how we live, work, and move today and for the next generation! We know that the only way a business thrives is if our people are thriving. That’s why we always put our people first. Our global, diverse team would be happy to support you and challenge you to grow in new ways. Who knows where our shared journey will take you?

Our Smart Buildings help to create efficient, safe, adaptable, and responsible environments. Our aim isn’t just about improving buildings; it’s about creating perfect places that improve people’s lives.

Sales Executives are committed to supporting our Service Projects & Agreements business within our Total Fire and Life Safety Sales team. Our Sales team focuses on new business acquisition that provides advanced products and services within large commercial buildings such as hospitals, universities, and industrial facilities. Why is this so important? Our Sales Executives are ambassadors of quality Siemens technology, products and services, and your expertise and regular interaction with the customers will help them optimize and facilitate a safe, emergency-ready workplace.

As a Sales Executive , you will:

Develop a comprehensive understanding of the marketplace, competitor offerings, customers, and decision influencers across the region, segments, and verticals within the region.

Develop a geographic and vertical market account management plan that focuses on strategic growth.

Identify new business opportunities to grow in new markets or adjacent segments and develop “go to market” strategies to drive business to the end-user customer.

Partner with other sales division teams to plan, target, and acquire new accounts.

Work jointly with the multiple levels of the customer’s organization to understand and document their business goals and success metrics.

Perform customer site surveys to support the development of multi-offering estimates and proposals across a broad fire and life safety portfolio.

Develop value-based proposals, estimates, and presentations.

Maintain relationships with customers to ensure highest satisfaction levels and future business.

You will make an impact with these qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

High school diploma, state-recognized GED

Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Excellent organizational, presentation, and negotiation skills

Strong prospecting skills focused on new business acquisition

2 years of experience in sales, business development, or consulting within the commercial fire alarm, sprinkler, suppression, life safety or similar commercial building/construction industries

Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite

Must be 18 years of age and possess a valid drivers license with limited violations

Qualified applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States

Preferred Qualifications:

Associate or Bachelors degree

Working knowledge of common fire and life safety systems and equipment

Familiarity with building life safety inspection codes and standards (IFC, IBC, NFPA, CMS, etc.)

4 years of experience in sales, business development, or consulting within the commercial fire alarm, sprinkler, suppression, life safety or similar commercial building/construction industries

Account development and strategic sales skills

Financial expertise to estimate and sell service agreements effectively and independently

Experience selling service agreements to multiple levels of the customer’s organization

You’ll benefit from:   

Siemens offers a variety of health and wellness benefits to our employees. Details regarding our benefits can be found here:  

The pay range for this position is $64,260 – $110,160. The actual wage offered may be lower or higher depending on budget and candidate experience, knowledge, skills, qualifications, and premium geographic location.

A no-cap commission structure that allows you to grow your accounts as much as you want…the sky’s the limit!

Ready to create your own journey?  Join us today and help create a better #TomorrowWithUs! 

About Siemens:  

We are a global technology company focused on industry, infrastructure, transport, and healthcare. From more resource-efficient factories, resilient supply chains, and smarter buildings and grids, to sustainable transportation as well as advanced healthcare, we create technology with purpose adding real value for customers.  

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