HYDAC is a fluid power leader that specializes in the design and development of custom solutions for the mobile and industrial markets.  We are currently looking to add a Distributor Sales Manager to our team.  The Distributor Sales Manager will be responsible to develop and attain new business opportunities along with maintain support current business for HYDAC at assigned distributors.



  •  Support relationships and business efforts with assigned distributors including technical support, product selection, training, sales calls, and general commercial support.
  •  Increase sales and profit margins with assigned distributors.
  • Assist Regional Distribution Manager to implement HYDAC Corporate Sales Strategy, Distribution Programs along with keeping CRM update for assigned accounts within the distributor (accounts not assigned to Key Account Managers).
  • Responsible for coordinating internal resources (IE – Product Managers) as required to support distributor(s) for HYDAC products and solutions including quotations.
  • Effectively communicate market trends and product competitiveness to management and new business.
  • New business opportunities should also be communicated to Product Managers for review as required.
  • Submit a monthly report to consist of target accounts updates, quotation feedback, and distributor updates and training.
  • Provide HYDAC Corporate with other status changes, as well as forecast feedback for S&OP process.

Skills and Attributes:

  •  Highly motivated.
  •  Technical capability to understand and recommend hydraulic circuits and solutions.
  •  Ability to develop value proposition for HYDAC and it’s products/solutions.
  •  Ability to develop and foster customer relationships.
  •  Strong interpersonal skills including the ability to develop cross-functional relationships.
  •  Excellent written and verbal communication skills including writing business correspondence, reports, and presentation skills.
  • Ability to implement strategic direction.
  • Demonstrated ability to grow sales in a designated territory.
  • Customer empathy/customer advocate mentality.
  • Strong project management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to identify, develop, and close prospect accounts.
  • Willingness to travel (50%).

Education and Experience:

  • Associate’s degree (A.A.) required, Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Hydraulics knowledge.
  • Minimum 1 year of sales experience selling an engineered product.


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