Outside Sales Representative

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NationServe, a division of Overhead Door Corporation has an immediate opening for an Outside Sales Representative in the Columbus area.



Sells residential/commercial products to commercial contractors, homeowners, and residential builders at sales office, store, showroom, or customer's place of business.



  • Calls on purchasing agents and/or superintendents of existing and potential builders.
  • Travels throughout assigned territory to call on regular and prospective residential/commercial customers to solicit orders or talks with customers on sales floor or by phone.
  • Displays or demonstrates residential/commercial products and emphasizes selling features.
  • Quotes prices and credit terms and prepares sales contracts for residential/commercial orders obtained.
  • Reads builder and commercial blue prints/scopes of work in order to quote larger jobs.
  • Estimates date of delivery to customer, based on knowledge of own firm's production and delivery schedules.
  • Builds relationship with clients.
  • Represent NationServe/Overhead Door in a professional manner.
  • Assist in collecting monies due to NationServe/Overhead Door from customers who have exceeded their credit terms.
  • Site inspections of all residential/commercial jobs prior to the installation date.
  • Participate in Trade and Home shows.
  • Other duties may be assigned.


  • 1-3 years Outside Sales experience, Garage Door industry experience preferred, but not required.
  • Ability to effectively present information & respond to questions from clients.
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
  • Attention to detail and problem solving.
  • Excellent telephone, written and verbal communication skills while interfacing with all levels of staff and clients.
  • Working knowledge of PC’s and related software including MS Word, Excel, Access, Lotus Notes, etc.
  • Basic math skills required.
  • Willingness to learn product and processes.
  • Must have valid DL.

Educational Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED, some college preferred

Physical/Work Environment Requirements

  • Ability to work in outside weather conditions
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds.


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