With more than 50 years of equipment rental expertise, our growing team consists of more than 5,000 employees and 270 company-owned branches. Herc Rentals continues to evolve and grow through technological innovations, expanded product offerings, value-added services and consultative services that support its customers' construction, industrial, remediation and maintenance projects.We aspire to be the supplier, employer and investment of choice in our industry, with core values that promote a culture built on honesty, excellence, respect, and commitment.Short DescriptionThe Sales Representative is to identify, introduce, develop and nurture business relationships with companies and individuals within their designated territory. The Sales Representative's goal is to generate and maximize revenue for the branch and the company. This is an excellent opportunity for motivated self-starters who want to enhance their skills with a company whose reputation speaks for itself.Responsibilities* Daily territory management and revenue growth through visits to various customer job sites/offices* Develop a networking list of potential clients and consistently contact them through the telephone and internet* Develop, plan and organize sales strategies to achieve desired results/goals* Maintain and exceed quotas by renting and selling equipment on a consistent basis* Identify customer's needs and react appropriately while understanding the market conditions and local competitors pricing* Penetrate customers at the strategic level to diversify customer base to include industrial, traditional and nontraditional accounts* Support all team membersRequirementsProfessional ExperienceEducational BackgroundBA/BS University degree with a concentration in marketing, promotions, advertising sales, or business administration preferredConditions of EmploymentProven track record with 3 to 5 years of outside sales experience within the heavy equipment and/or construction markets preferredSkills* Ability to drive/operate multiple types of vehicles and equipment* Ability to engage in natural verbal interaction with customers* Ability to follow up with customers in a timely manner* Able to walk into unfamiliar environments and adjust rapidly to the setting* Attention to detail* Multi-tasking individual who uses project management skills to accomplish goals* Customer service focused* Must react to changing business needs* Solid and proven computer skill set (knowledge of MS Office is preferred)* Works and communicates effectively with all levels of the companyAt Herc Rentals, our success depends on the success of our people. Our ability to provide exceptional service to our customers and maintain a leadership position in our industry is a result of the people we hire and develop. We are growing in dynamic new ways and we recognize that the right people, offering their ideas and expertise, will enable us to continue our success.Herc Rentals provides an excellent compensation and benefits package, which includes a competitive salary, retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive medical, dental, vision care, life insurance coverage, paid vacation and holidays.Herc Rentals does not discriminate in employment on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, political affiliation, parental status, military service, or other non-merit factor.