Southern Company Residential Sales Supervisor in McDonough, Georgia

Residential Sales Supervisor

Description

Job title: Residential Sales Supervisor

Location: 2500 Patrick Henry Pkwy, McDonough GA 30253

This is a salaried position

JOB SUMMARY

This position is located at the Customer Care Center and reports to the Customer Solutions Manager. The Residential Solutions Center Supervisor supports a team of 15-20 Sales Consultants, one Team Lead and will execute the business strategy for the team. Must be available during hours of operation 8am-6pm Monday-Friday and be available to work an on-call rotation. Relocation will not be provided.

Job Responsibilities

  • Partners with team lead to identify skill gaps to train, deliver feedback and coach to behaviors

  • Demonstrate ability to lead, coach, train, inspire and motivate employees

  • Builds strong relationships with the Sales Organization and third party vendors to share best practices

  • Applies strong decision making skills, including the ability to “manage in the gray”

  • Collaborates with the Strategy, Customer Experience and E-Business Teams to optimize customer satisfaction and sales

  • Collaborates and supports revenue growth through self-serve options

  • Manages to the metrics and coach to the behaviors of the team

  • Collaborates with Products and Services committee to create innovative ideas to grow revenue

  • Fosters relationships with internal and external key partners to provide solutions

  • Manages in a high activity environment where sales consultants are challenged, encouraged, and rewarded to meet/exceed goals

  • Evaluates and monitor individual performance of sales consultants to meet/exceed service level

  • Manages through continuous change

  • Uses sound discretion concerning confidential and sensitive information

  • Utilizes sound project management, strategic thinking, and problem resolution skills

  • This individual will communicate with all levels within the organization to ensure that the team meets and surpasses all customer expectations including customer satisfaction and all performance goals. The successful candidate will support and encourage career development and advancement opportunities

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education

  • Four-year college degree or actively pursuing college degree preferred

  • Previous supervisory experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Demonstrated sales leadership skills

  • Proven experience implementing sales strategies within a sales call center environment

  • Proven experience with hiring, training and getting results in a sales call center environment

  • Proficient working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

  • Ability to interface and build relationships with managers, peers, and customers

  • Strong problem solving, presentation, and analytical skills

  • Strong interpersonal skills to create an inclusive environment

Behavioral Attributes

  • Achieves world class safety excellence, one day at a time

  • Dependable and reliable

  • Works well in a changing environment

  • Self-directed team player

  • Takes ownership and exhibits strong leadership abilities

  • Positive and enthusiastic attitude

  • Highly dependable

  • Demonstrates abilities to make sound business decisions

  • Maintains confidentiality

  • Consistently sets and maintains high performance standards

  • Builds teamwork and trust

  • Seeks continual growth and development

Additional Requirements

  • Must be available to work outside of normal work schedule during severe weather, SERP (storm restoration) and/or high call volume which may include evenings, nights, and/or weekends

  • Must be available to work in the on-call rotation for the CCC which may include evenings, nights, weekends, and/or holidays

  • Must be available to assist the business needs with all call types.

Georgia Power is an investor-owned, tax-paying utility that serves 2.25 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. The largest of four electric utilities that make up Southern Company, Georgia Power, has been providing electricity to Georgia for more than a century at rates well below the national average.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a nationally recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top energy companies in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at www.southerncompany.com at http://www.southerncompany.com/ .

Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.

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Job Field: Customer Service

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-McDonough

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time

Work Location(s):

CCC Henry Co Customer Care Ctr - 2500 Patrick Henry Pkwy. (2500MCDONOUGH)

2500 Patrick Henry Pkwy.

McDonough, 30253

Req ID: GPC2006065