January 10th, 2014

International Sales Representative

Manduka is a leader of high-performance, innovative and eco-conscious yoga products. Since 1997, Manduka has served and led the yoga market with a continuous flow of premium equipment and accessories. Our brand has been built on innovation, quality and customer service, coupled with our deep commitment to community and sustainable business practices.

The Manduka Sales Team is responsible for driving our growing sales and providing our customers with world class service. We are seeking an experienced International Sales Representative to reach business targets and sales quotas through excellent sales and communication skills. The International Sales Representative will develop their revenue generation by creating leads, initiating prospect calls and supporting existing customers. You will be responsible for processing orders, answering product questions and addressing any other service needs via phone and email. Other duties include maintaining a thorough knowledge of the product line and yoga as well as supporting the international sales team on a daily basis on a variety of tasks and projects.

This position reports to the Senior Manager of International Sales. The territory will include, but not limited to, select countries in North and South America and Asia-Pacific marketplaces targeting yoga studios. The position carries the responsibility to build business and meet objectives, while demanding a high degree of service. This position offers a tremendous opportunity within a rapidly growing marketplace.

Duties and Responsibilities:

-Entering and processing orders through the company ERP system (NetSuite)

-Expanding the company’s database of leads

-Contacting leads and prospects via phone / email to drive sales

-Following-up on leads and prospects and post-sale support to converted customers

-Performing outreach to and supporting existing customers

-Engaging in verbal and written correspondence in prompt and courteous manner

-Gaining a thorough knowledge base of Manduka products

-Educating and upselling prospects and customers

-Maintaining an up-to-date knowledge of the yoga industry and competitors’ products

-Representing the company at trade shows and other events

-Supporting the international sales team as needed

-General office and administrative duties; a wide range of tasks and key deliverables

Skills and Specifications:

-Professional demeanor in speech and written correspondence

-Eager to connect with customers and provide them with outstanding experience

-Good listener; thoughtful problem solving with customers

-Masterful verbal and written communication; perfect grammar and spelling

-Highly organized; superb attention to detail; eagle eye

-Quick learner who hits the ground running

-Thick-skinned; ability to handle stressful situations

-Driven and motivated to exceed monthly sales goals

-Commitment to excellence: "How you do anything is how you do everything"

-Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook; web savvy

-Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks simultaneously

-Demonstrates "care" in everything they do

-Thoughtful in approach; strives for precision

-A positive, cheerful disposition and a great attitude

-Maintains a healthy lifestyle; interest in the yogic lifestyle a definite plus

-NetSuite and CRM experience is a plus

Education and Job Qualifications:

-Bachelor’s degree in Business or an acceptable combination of education and experience preferred

-Foreign language a plus

-Professional, self-motivated, focused, detail-oriented, solution-oriented and ready for a fast-paced job

-Candidate must have an outstanding work ethic, a positive attitude and an upbeat phone voice

Job Status: Full-Time

To Apply: Inability to follow these instructions will disqualify the candidate

  1. No phone calls or walk-ins

  2. Email resume as a Word doc. Or PDF to careers@manduka.com

  3. The email subject line must read: Job Position, First Name Last Name (For example: International Sales Representative (F/T), Jane Smith)

  4. Serious inquiries only

Local candidates only.

Job based in El Segundo, CA.