Cummins Inc. Territory Account Executive in Fresno, California

Territory Account Executive


Manages customer relationships to achieve sales goals and executing sales plans within an assigned sales territory or account.

Sells company products and services by developing new prospects and accounts.

Achieves sales targets and ensures customer satisfaction.

Develops relationships to generate customer goodwill and loyalty.

Conducts negotiations according to company guidelines.

Identifies, researches, and contacts prospective customers and builds positive relationships that will generate future sales and repeat business.

Responds to customer concerns about the company and its products.

Provides leadership and mentoring to less experienced sales representatives.

Drives utilization of Cummins tools and processes (i.e. Customer Relationship Management, Customer focus Six Sigma).



Focus On Customer Needs - Able to leverage network of customer contacts to attain customer specific information that will provide useful in making informed business decisions and increase understanding of customer needs.

Account Planning - Is able to develop strategies to grow business, formulate marketing plans, identify support needs and measure progress. Understands what strategies need to be put in place to strengthen customer relationships. Uses the Customer Market Profitability tools (such as OEM Supply Agreement CORP 04-05-00-00) that support account planning as well as customer loyalty NPS tools and process.

Sales Calls - Able to formulate sales call plans, conduct calls according to plans, gather information and negotiate terms of sale. Able to coach others.

Manage Customer Relationships - Manages customer interactions and relationships to maximize sales opportunities. Utilizes appointment and customer contact management software. Able to coach others to develop effective contact management habits. Consistently demonstrates ability to establish rapport, meet commitments, and develop effective working relationships with customers.

Sales Negotiations - Able to identify negotiating tactics used by customers and how to manage them. Familiar with Customer Market Profitability tools (such as OEM Supply Agreement CORP 04-05-00-00) that can be utilized during negotiations. Can recognize the balance of power within a negotiation and has the skills to alter that balance. Drives toward collaborative relationships (i.e. win/win relationships).

Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in marketing, sales or a related subject or equivalent industry experience required.


Intermediate level of relevant work experience required.

Primary responsibilities are: building relationships with and supporting major fleets and OEM dealers, and growing Cummins marketshare.

Key deliverable is achieving Cummins engine market share targets for medium/heavy duty trucks.


Manage large fleet customers to increase the purchases of new Cummins-powered medium/heavy duty trucks

Assist with specifications for new trucks and optimize customer’s current engine settings/parameters

Partner with the Cummins Service group and OEM dealers to support customer truck repairs.

OEM truck dealers:

Support, train, and be an engine sales resource for all OEM dealers

Freightliner, Kenworth, Peterbilt, International, Volvo, Mack and others

Must be familiar with spec'ing process, including transmissions, gear ratios, engine speed and Hp, across a wide variety of applications.


Primary Location United States-California-Fresno-US, CA, Fresno, Cummins Pacific 2755 Cherry

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Sep 27, 2018, 10:15:52 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006LD