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DATE ADDED: Wed 17/10/2018

Direct Sales Manager - Vivint Smart Home

Waukegan, USA


Job Description


General Manager - Vivint Smart Home

As a Forbes’ 2015 Best Employer, we are looking for a competitive field sales representative to develop sales strategies and attract new customers. This opportunity combines a sales representative’s passion for consumers’ experiences with their drive to succeed. You will become a Smart Home Pro and match customers’ needs with an outstanding line up of industry leading products.

Vivint is leading the Smart Home industry! Be the motivating force behind a high performing sales organization.

What we are looking for?

  • A candidate that is a self-starter and thrives in a competitive environment.
  • This role requires someone that makes a great first impression and loves helping people.
  • A leader that thrives in a commission centered environment.
  • A proven leader in Door-to-door, Direct-to-home, or Direct-to-consumer environment.
  • You must be able to think quickly on your feet and identify solutions to help solve customer and team issues.
  • Prior industry experience or similar (pest control, telecommunications, security, housewares, etc.) is beneficial but not essential.
  • We need a leader that can push the thinking of an already great sales team to new heights.

Required Skills and Experience

  • 3+ years of experience leading sales teams, preferably Door-to-door
  • Ability to recruit, train, and mentor/motivate team
  • Entrepreneur mindset to think creatively and build organic growth to company
  • Execute company objectives to hit sales targets
  • Evaluate customers’ needs and build a productive, long lasting relationship
  • Must be Honest, Hard Working, Team Driven, and Self-Motivated
  • Must work well in a competitive team environment
  • Maintain perseverance through ups and downs of the sales cycle
  • Previous industry experience (B2C sales) is beneficial but not required
  • Track record of leading a team while raising the level of productivity and performance
  • Ability to set specific goals and objectives while communicating to team
  • Passion for training and learning; become the expert on the developing Smart Home Industry


  • An industry leading compensation plan
  • Industry leading sales and product training
  • Competition prizes, incentives, trips, etc.
  • Advancement opportunities in a growing company
  • Residual pay that increases with company tenure
  • Opportunity for managers to progress in leadership and accrue wealth via the long-term incentive plan (LTIP) - company equity


Company Description
We create simple, affordable smart home solutions

Our goal: To help you create a smarter home with intelligently designed products that simplify your life.

Vivint is currently the largest and best-positioned company in the Smart Home Industry, which is projected to be a $100 Billion-Dollar Industry by 2020. The Blackstone Group (the largest alternative investment group in the world) purchased Vivint in 2012 for $2.3 Billion-dollars. Since that transaction Vivint has gone through an explosive growth period, and we've just launched the new home owner division. This is an opportunity with real money and growth opportunity in a company with a proven track record.

Role: Direct Sales Manager - Vivint Smart Home
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Location: Waukegan,

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