Inside Sales/Customer Service Manager

Company: Teledyne Technologies ( Learn More )

General Information
$56,000.00 - $104,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
2 to 6 years
Up to 25%
Job Description

Teledyne Cable Solutions is a high integrity , fast growing division of Teledyne Technologies with locations around the globe.

We are looking to add highly motivated and skilled individuals to our team, with each employee sharing a passion for integrity, quality and dependability.

Teledyne Cable Solutions is dedicated to providing an environment that fosters excellence in teamwork, and includes every Employee, Supplier, Business Partner, and Customer as a valued member of our team.


Teledyne Oil & Gas offers our Employees an excellent benefit package including:

  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance for employee, spouse and children
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • 401(k) Plan with Company Match
  • Stock Purchase Plan
  • Educational Assistance
  • Holidays
  • Vacation Leave
  • Sick Leave
  • Flexible Spending

    Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.   


    If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email  [Click Here to Email Your Resumé] or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.  


    Directs activities of Inside Sales department by performing the following duties personally or through subordinate in order to meet or exceed quarterly budgeted sales goals.

    ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

    Operational responsibilities

    1. Directs staffing, training, and performance evaluations to develop and control sales program.
    2. Prepares periodic sales report showing sales volume and potential sales based on data from sales staff. Directs product simplification and standardization to eliminate unprofitable items from sales line. Works within the sales department and operations to keep excess and obsolete inventory to a minimum.
    3. Owns the periodic Customer stocking / Kanban contract. Perform review and execution directly or through subordinate.
    4. Support and Mentor the Inside Sales department team members to resolve issues and influence efficiency.
    5. Work very closely with the Outside Sales Manager to build and implement the TCS Sales strategy and tactics.
    6. Owns the best customer service practices and the implementation within the IS department
    7. Represents the company at Customers meeting to present performance of TCS and to promote product.
    8. Handle a limited set of accounts
    9. Work with staff level peers within business unit as well as peers in other business units to support overall division goals, stay current with practices and adjust resources as needed.
    10. Create and implement tactics to get the Inside Sales Department actively participating to the Sales at exsiting customers
    11. Represent the sales department on Audits
    12. Long term management responsibilities
    13. Participate and contribute as a member of SBU staff
    14. Strategic issues
    15. Recommends process improvement projects
    16. Helps to identify and qualify potential new products and markets where success may be recognize



  • Develops a staffing plan that supports the goals of the strategic plan (S/P)
  • Attracts, recruits, hires, fires, reorganizes when appropriate in relation to the capabilities within the sales staff
  • Develops short, medium and long-term goals and objectives for staff tied to SP goals
  • Trains, develops, motivates staff as team builders, leaders, members or as individual contributors as appropriate
  • Plans and prioritizes staff workload to support business unit objectives
  • Provide staff with tools, training and support from other functions such as HR, IT, Accounting
  • Conduct probationary, annual and promotional reviews in a timely and professional manner providing career guidance and growth opportunities to staff

    Job Requirements

    Job Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a high growth and fast paced environment.
    • Ability to negotiate solutions with Customers and internal department
    • Ability to propose, present front end improvement processes and implement it
    • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
    • Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
    • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area and volume.
    • Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.
    • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals.
    • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

    Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or one to two years related experience in sales and management or equivalent combination of education and experience. High School Diploma or equivalent required.



    Training Requirements:

    • ERP system Overview (Provided)
    • Teledyne Ethics and Harassment training (Provided)
    • MS Outlook 2010 (Provided)
    • Quality Systems (Provided)


    Physical Demands:

    • Air travel will often be required, hence the individual should not have a fear of flyig and should have sufficient stamina to remain effective during periods of extended travel
    • To successfully fulfill the role as sales manager you will be required to travel, occasionally in excess of a week at a time.


    Work Environment:

    • Quiet, office environment
    • Regular travel, including overseas


    Personal Protective Equipment:

    • Use of safety glasses when in Manufacturing and Test areas
    • Steel Toe Shoes – where required

    Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or a "U.S. Person". A U.S. Person is defined as a person who is a lawful permanent resident “Green Card holder" as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1101 (a)(20) or who is a "Protected Individual" as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3).


    Employee will be required to perform other duties as requested, directed or assigned