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Titan Machinery Construction Technology Sales Specialist in Des Moines, Iowa

This position is responsible for driving sales of Machine Control (MC) systems, lasers, parts and service in a professional manner. The Machine Control Specialist/PSSR is expected to spend the majority of their time calling on existing customers and prospective customers at the customer’s location (job site/office/shop etc.) actively promoting, quoting and selling MC systems, lasers, parts and service to increase revenue. This position will also support the service team as needed with system installations and servicing customer and Titan owned units/systems. Additionally, this position also supports the sales team’s efforts to increase market share with MC, preparing MC quotes, assisting with system specifications, actively looking for and relaying sales leads to the sales team and enhancing all aspects of Titan Machinery’s business relationships with existing and new customers.

This role will serve customers at our Des Moines, Davenport, and Omaha locations.

  • Collaborate with General Manager and/or Area Product Support Manager, Parts Sales Manager and Service Manager to:

  • Develop and execute a weekly customer call plan to build and maintain long term relationships and maximize revenue of Machine Control, Parts and Service

  • Develop monthly parts sales goals and proactively promote Titan Machinery’s parts and service offerings to all customers, including but not limited to promotions such as Uptime, clinics, parts specials, service promotions, etc.

  • Develop an annual MC sales budget with the approval of the General Manager and/or Area Product Support Manager for stores within the assigned Area(s) and lead the MC and Laser System business

  • Support the technical MC needs of assigned stores/customers and bill service labor to customer/unit/warranty as appropriate

  • Work with assigned store team(s) to ensure timely and correct MC installation, training and support

  • Utilize Vendor and Titan Machinery programs to drive sales of MC systems, lasers, parts and service

  • Track all sales, including MC, parts and labor in accordance with company processes and procedures

  • Conduct demonstrations for customers on-site, at trade shows, and other venues

  • Conduct application/use training and product sales-focused clinics for MC and laser systems for customers

  • Train Equipment Sales Consultants, Service personnel and Parts Sales personnel to enable them to successfully sell, install and support MC lasers and systems

  • Collaborate with store personnel, vendors and manufacturers to resolve issues, including warranty, that arise with MC

  • Successfully complete MC and parts on-line and instructor delivered training curriculum/courses that are required by our vendors, including but not limited to CNHI, to achieve and maintain certified status and support our customers, stores and equipment

  • Follow all safety rules and regulations while performing work assignments

  • Other duties as assigned


  • Associate’s Degree in a related field or 2 years’ related work and/or related military experience

  • Ability to handle and resolve frequent interpersonal conflict

  • Ability to perform in a fast-paced, stressful work environment

  • Ability to respond quickly, accurately, and professionally to demands and requests from customers and employees

  • Ability to do local same-day travel up to 80% of the time, overnight travel up to 20% of the time, and work flexible hours

  • Exemplifies Titan Machinery’s Core Values

  • Keen attention to detail, high level of initiative, and ability to work independently

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to clearly communicate objectives, provide feedback, manage through influence and develop strong business relationships

  • Ability to effectively and efficiently resolve customer conflicts and handle highly confidential and sensitive information

  • Effective at time management and ability to multi-task, prioritize work and meet deadlines efficiently

  • Strong sales skills including selling opportunities, ideas, and concepts, strong negotiation and closing skills

  • Strong computer skills including good working knowledge of Microsoft Office

  • Must have own tools or ability to acquire them

Titan Machinery provides you with:

  • Competitive Wages, Health, Vision, and Dental Benefits

  • Eligible for performance-based incentives

  • HSA (Health Savings Account)— $1500 tax-free each year, paid to your account by Titan Machinery.

  • 401(k) with company matching on your FIRST DAY of employment

  • (PTO) Paid Time Off starts accruing on your First Day of Full-time employment!

  • 7 Paid Holidays

  • Company Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance

  • Company Paid Life Insurance

  • FSA (Flexible Spending Account) for eligible health and dependent care costs

  • Employee Discounts at Titan Machinery, Vehicle Discount, Enterprise Car Rental, Hertz Car Rental, Choice Hotels, Verizon Wireless, and Profile by Sanford

  • Company Paid Employee Assistance Program (free Counseling, Legal Advice, and more)

  • Company Paid Funeral Leave

  • Ongoing Professional Training Opportunities

  • Tuition Assistance for educational/professional growth

  • Paid Company #TeamTitan Volunteer Activities in your Community

Titan reserves the right to adjust compensation based on factors including but not limited to: scope and geography of the position, qualifications and experience of candidates, and other business and operational conditions.

Job ID: 2021-3818

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Street: 2290 54th Avenue NE