Our Diamond Vision Division (DVD) is seeking a Technical Sales/Estimation Associate to support the Diamond Vision Division sales channel. You will identify and qualify leads, prepare product and project cost estimates, develop sales proposal documentation, and assist with addressing technical aspects of sales opportunities. This position is based in our Headquarters in Warrendale, PA (near Pittsburgh).
Over the years, the Diamond Vision Systems Division has expanded to sell products in both the sports market and the commercial market place including the Las Vegas and Times Square markets. The newest generation of products will see an expansion into the retail and broadcast markets. The Diamond Vision Systems Division has managed some of the largest projects in the industry and won many awards including 6 Guinness World Records and an Emmy for pioneering development of large-scale display technology.
Whether it is the Mitsubishi Electric designed AVL series of products or the extended line XL series, Diamond Vision Systems is committed to supplying best-in-class solutions and fully integrated display systems.
More about the career opportunity:
Identify, research and qualify web leads and other prospects by analyzing inquiries for budget, functionality, technical requirements and other criteria.
Maintain database of leads and formulate market and lead reports as requested.
Prepare product and project cost estimates. Recommend profit margin and pricing.
Obtain cost estimates from subcontractors for required subcontract work and equipment.
Attend, participate in and present technical material in pre-bid and post bid meetings.
Create sales proposal materials, including the creation and preparation of proposal documentation, literature, bid bonds, pre-qualification forms, scope of work documents, etc.
Consult with MELCO overseas marketing and local suppliers as needed during proposal development.
Create, prepare and present sales presentation materials. Analyze the needs of the prospective client and oversee internal and external resources to develop technical and market information for effective presentation materials.
Oversee “project turnover” process. Ensure sales set-up and actual sales numbers are reflected in MEPPI business system.
In conjunction with other department personnel, organize and coordinate participation in trade show and industry conferences. Participate as required to ensure division is appropriately represented.
Plan activities and travel to maximize effectiveness of travel budget.
Develop relationships with and support efforts of designers, consultants, and architects involved in LSVD industry.
Maintain DVD membership documentation for industry associations.
Support and assist the Regional and National Sales Manager as needed, to include inside support of field sales staff.
Bachelor’s Degree in engineering, marketing or business, plus minimum five years’ experience in sales support or sales representative functions including marketing of industrial or business to business, or equivalent education and experience.
General knowledge of general construction, electrical or A/V systems.
Developed written, verbal and presentation skills.
Developed negotiations skills and familiarity with estimating and negotiating processes.
Developed computer skills with emphasis on MSOffice applications and business systems.
Ability to climb ladders, enter enclosed spaces, and work in high places and outdoors at project sites as required.
Ability to travel domestically and internationally up to 15% as required.
Applicants for this position must have authorization to legally work in the U.S. that does not require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status). Individuals who require such sponsorship now or in the future are not eligible for hire for this opening.
No relocation provided
Mitsubishi Electric began manufacturing and installing Diamond Vision large-scale LED display systems in 1980 — the very first in the industry. Today, the Diamond Vision Systems Division is a division of Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI) based near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, where an in-house staff of engineers, project managers and sales personnel sell and support products for the U.S. and Canada.
Much has changed in the past 36 years, but MEPPI through its Diamond Vision Systems Division continues to supply innovative products to the market with the AVL series of products and an extended line of products from quality verified partners marketed under the XL Series.
It is an overall commitment to technology, environment, customers and community that distinguishes Diamond Vision Systems Division from its competitors. We are committed to advancing our product offerings and developing long lasting partnerships with customers looking for best-in-class solutions from a word class partner.
Candidates who meet the requirements of the position and who are interested in growing their career with Mitsubishi Electric Power Products are encourage too apply today!
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. Headquartered in Warrendale, Pa., Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. is a U.S. affiliate of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation responsible for serving the North American power systems, rail transportation and water treatment industries with electrical and electronic products, systems and services. Products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit breakers, power transformers, gas insulated sub-stations, power electronics and electricity transmission technologies, generator services, uninterruptible power supplies and rail transportation equipment. Information on Mitsubishi Electric Power Products’ complete line of products and services can be found at www.MEPPI.com.
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. offers a comprehensive benefits package including 401k, paid vacation and holidays, medical, dental and vision coverage and more!
About Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. (MEPPI)
Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. Headquartered in Warrendale, Pa., Mitsubishi Electric Power Products, Inc. is a U.S. affiliate of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation responsible for serving the North American power systems, rail transportation and water treatment industries with electrical and electronic products, systems and services. Products include gas circuit breakers, vacuum circuit bre...akers, power transformers, gas insulated sub-stations, power electronics and electricity transmission technologies, generator services, ozone water treatment systems, uninterruptible power supplies, rail transportation equipment and Diamond Vision Video display screens.