The Territory Support Manager (TSM) represents Bobcat Company at the dealership/customer level. They are responsible for maintaining good relations between Bobcat Company, Dealer Channel and the end users of our products. TSM’s assist our dealers in their efforts to provide top quality parts and service levels, and are responsible for developing their dealer product support capabilities. They also focus on dealer development with regards to best practices to improve dealership service and parts department efficiency and profitability. Much of what the TSM does is focused on customer retention, which translates to increased market share due to repeat sales.
The TSM will have a home office and will travel extensively to dealerships throughout the Michigan territory each week.
- Responsible for capability and performance evaluation of the Dealership through the parts and service scorecards.
- Form action plans and influence buy-in of Dealer Principals, Parts Managers and Service Managers.
- Frequent discussions to improve and maintain levels of parts and service scorecard performance through score card management and action item follow-up.
- Advise dealer sales staff in proper service and maintenance of all company products.
- Evaluate and act on requests from dealers regarding commercial policy adjustments.
- Drive District parts sales and stocking behavior to meet Annual Operating Plan (AOP) targets.
- Support all parts and service programs through active promotion at the Dealerships.
- Report problems and solutions to Product Service Manager for the product and/or case through the Call Trac system.
- Assist District Sales Managers in initial capability evaluation of potential new dealerships.
- Assist new dealers in setting up their parts/service departments.
- Assure dealers have a clear understanding of the Company Policies and Procedures.
- Assist in Dealer termination.
- Responsible for direct communications with dissatisfied customers to resolve complaints.
- Timely and appropriate responses to customer complaints including resolution and survey follow-up.
- Be available to assist in situations requiring technical support or feedback.
- Improve customer retention through effective prescriptions and management of goodwill support.
- Drive stocking and planning behaviors of Dealers.
- Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Business or Management preferred; Technical or Associate's Degree and/or extensive related experience required.
- 2-3 years of experience in the product support field; 5-7 years of construction equipment or agricultural dealership experience preferred.
- Strong mechanical skills and equipment troubleshooting experience.
- Excellent interpersonal, communication (written and verbal) and listening skills.
- Effective negotiation skills.
- Strong business and financial acumen, and analytical skills.
- Ability to make sound, timely decisions.
- Self-motivated with strong time management skills and priority focus, due to home-based office environment.
- MS Office Suite proficiency.
- Valid driver’s license with clean Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV) driving record
- Travel Required: 50 - 75%.
The world-renowned brands that make up Doosan Bobcat produce industry-leading compact and heavy construction equipment, attachments, air compressors, lighting systems, generators and articulated dump trucks. Doosan Bobcat is a part of the Doosan Group, which employs 43,000 people in 38 countries worldwide. With people at the core of who we are, we believe the growth of our people will lead to the continued growth and success of our world-class company. Our team of dedicated employees is the backbone that allows us to provide construction equipment solutions that help our customers build the world of tomorrow. Wherever you find us, you’ll hear the sounds of progress, see the results of our people and feel the rhythm of transformation in everything we do.
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