Katapult Network
  • Rochester, MN, USA
  • $35,000 - $40,000
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Full Benefits, Health, Dental, 401K with match

We are currently recruiting a Construction Sales Specialist to sell goods and materials to contractors, and top decision makers within the construction industry. This person will work closely with wholesalers, logistics/supply chain managers and manufacturers to ensure that the supply of orders to current job site is met and sales are completed from start to finish. 


  • Contact new and existing customers to discuss their needs, and to explain how these needs could be met by specific products and services
  • Answer customers' questions about products, prices, availability, product uses, and credit terms.
  • Quote prices, credit terms and other bid specifications
  • Emphasize product features based on analyses of customers' needs, and on technical knowledge of product capabilities and limitations
  • Negotiate prices and terms of sales and service agreements
  • Provide update reports to supervisors, co-workers, and subordinates by telephone, in written form, e-mail, or in person.
  • Selling building materials to contractors and managing the accounts once sold as well as developing new business through lead list and networking.

Transferable Skills Needed

  • Communication - express ideas clearly in both written and verbal correspondence, listen effectively, and share information appropriately with persons inside and outside the organization
  • Relationship building - establish and maintain interpersonal relationships by developing a constructive and cooperative working rapport
  • Persistent'aggressively seek personal growth and hit metric goals, even in the face of opposition. Take calculated risks to ensure completion of assigned tasks
  • Persuasive - convince others to change their minds/behavior by providing compelling advice or information. Be able to "sell" an idea, product or action
  • Results-driven - a go-getter interested in winning and building success


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Interest in construction'must have some experience with construction through past jobs, degree field, family background or self-knowledge.
  • Strong customer service or sales background

Katapult Network is designed to help college graduates with zero to two years of professional experience find their next professional career opportunity. We focus on helping recent college graduates, with no experience, get access to full-time, entry-level opportunities with some of Minnesota's top employers. Our clients include ground-breaking start-up companies and well established billion dollar organizations who want to find their next generation of talent.

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