Sales Manager

Valcor specializes in the design and manufacture of Solenoid Valves and control components for liquids and gases in critical applications in the aerospace, nuclear, light industrial and scientific industries.

Valcor is one of the largest and most recognized suppliers of fluid control products in the aircraft, aerospace, and military fields. In fact, almost every airborne vehicle depends on Valcor in some way.

Valcor’s strength and reputation are the result of delivering high-quality, reliable fluid control products to customers with unique and hard-to-handle applications. Our heritage of more than six decades of technical innovation and reliable performance is evident in every valve we manufacture and supply to customers. Valcor’s professional production staffs take pride in applying their skills, with the latest technology and equipment, to create truly superior products.

Thus, the millions of diverse valves we’ve made have one basic thing in common: QUALITY.

Job Title Sales Manager
Description The Sales Manager, in either the NYC, LA or San Jose area, will help enable the next phase of the organization’s corporate development. He or she will drive growth by performing long term business planning, propelling the expansion of the sales funnel, developing and closing on new aerospace and industrial business accounts, and identifying key technologies and business partnerships in support of overall company growth objectives. This opportunity will have you working with the company leadership team.
Benefits Company Sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Company Matching 401(k)
Compensation Compensation commensurate with experience/education
Key Tasks
  • Lead new business development for a multitude of projects and clients. Develop and maintain new and existing customer relationships and accounts within the aerospace and industrial segments and identify, develop, and close on new business opportunities to promote significant corporate growth.
  • Work with key executive stakeholders to set the overall global business and competitive product, technology, and growth strategy for the Company.
  • Drive strategies including, private labeling, strategic partnership, vertical integration and/or adjacent product development.
  • Generate and contribute to the overall revenue of multiple programs/projects.
  • Bachelor’s degree or greater in Engineering (Preferably Mechanical Engineering) or related fields of study.
  • 8+ years of experience in Business Development, Sales, and/or Program/Project Management with significant direct sales experience.
  • Strong technical acumen, knowledge of fluid control products and material science.
  • Proven results identifying business opportunities and a track record as a deal closer in highly technical sales markets.
  • •Significant personal motivation, goal orientation, diligence, and attention to detail. Excellent negotiation, communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience networking and building relationships with clients, customers and suppliers within the Aerospace Industry at a minimum. Possess a large network within the Aerospace industry at a minimum.
  • Knowledge of variety of components, systems, technologies and processes within the Aerospace Industry.
  • Ability and willingness to travel 50% or more of the time.
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize tasks to achieve established deadlines.