Sales Executive I

Location: Suite 400, South San Francisco, California, United States of America

We are seeking a Sales Executive to join our San Francisco-based Sales team. Do you have a background in and passion for the life sciences, specifically genomics? Are you motivated by competition, problem-solving and building long-lasting relationships with customers? If this sounds like you and what you’re looking for in a career, then apply today!

•    Achieve annual sales goals within defined territory/accounts through the development, maintenance, and enhancement of customer accounts
•    Develop and implement an effective territory business growth plan
•    Retain current business baseline revenue by managing relationships with customers and other account contacts by collaborating with business leaders and the customer interface teams
•    Drive the marketing process for the territory by creating a marketing plan, registering/planning/ attending local vendor shows, creating and working with Marketing to execute email campaigns
•    Grow revenue and expand territory into new accounts by following up on leads, cold calling, meeting with customers and prospects regularly, writing quotes and price lists, negotiating contracts
•    Create a training program to develop mastery of required skills, duties and job responsibilities

•    Bachelor's Degree required (Biology or Life Sciences preferred)
•    5+ years of related experience (direct Biotech sales preferred)
•    Background in Molecular Biology required
•    Proven track record of breaking into new accounts by cold calling
•    Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
•    Willing and able to travel overnight as required (up to 50% of time depending on territory)

GENEWIZ is a leading global genomics service company and trusted provider for DNA sequencing, gene synthesis, molecular biology, next generation sequencing, bioinformatics, and GLP regulatory services. Our customers depend on GENEWIZ to achieve results in a rapid, cost-effective manner through specialized expertise and customizable, scalable services that contribute to the advancement of life sciences and technologies. 

GENEWIZ employees have a winning attitude and champion innovation, teamwork and accountability through a results-oriented, customer-centric, and fun culture. We offer various health and financial benefits, learning opportunities, competitive compensation, rewarding bonus programs, and a wide range of work/life benefits designed to make your life easier.

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