Louisville, Kentucky

Airgas USA, LLC

Sales Specialist - Bulk Gas

Louisville, KY

Airgas offers a full benefits package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance, Vacation, Sick, Paid Holidays, 401(k) Retirement Plan with company match, Tuition Assistance and much more!

Discover an exciting Career with Airgas!

Airgas USA, LLC, an Air Liquide company, is the leading U.S. supplier of industrial, medical and specialty gases, as well as hardgoods and related products; one of the largest U.S. suppliers of safety products; and a leading U.S. supplier of ammonia products and process chemicals.

Dedicated to improving the performance of its more than 1 million customers, Airgas safely and reliably provides products, services and expertise through its more than 18,000 associates, over 1,400 locations, robust e-Business platform, and Airgas Total Access® telesales channel. As an Air Liquide company, a world leader in gases, technology and services for Industry and Health, Airgas offers customers an unrivaled global footprint and industry leading technology and innovations. Airgas’ customer base includes but is not limited to: manufacturing, health care, construction, energy, hospitality, food service, and many more.

Job Summary:

The Bulk Gas Sales Specialist will manage the sales and marketing functions for bulk gases and related equipment. You will be responsible for developing and executing regional, company specific, bulk gas marketing plans and being a support resource. The main duties are to target bulk gas customers and to promote Airgas product offerings to customers and prospects. As well as planning and implementation of bulk gas sales training to inside and outside sales associates.

Essential Functions:
  • Identifies and develops strategic alliances with group purchasing organizations in order to leverage Airgas' distribution capability in the area of bulk gas
  • Provides input to the development of strategic bulk gas marketing plans and reviews progress of sales goals
  • Documents and coordinates the distribution of competitive market activity
  • Develops and provides sales proposals and presentations
  • Acts as a subject matter expert and resource regarding bulk gas sales
  • Promote specific "niche" products to the regional sales specialists, associates, and/or customers.
  • Support the effort of regional specialists and sales associates by coaching them to increase sales of the bulk gas business initiatives
  • Plan and implement product training for bulk gas and act as technical resource in the specialty area of bulk gas.
  • Identifies, coordinates, and participates in trade association meetings to promote Airgas and Airgas products.
  • Other duties as assigned

Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) required.
  • 5+ years of experience selling industrial gases and equipment to independent distributors and customers while working for an industrial gas producer or manufacturer
  • Proven track record of achieving significant sales growth and meeting sales goals
  • College degree - preferred

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or disability

Louisville, Kentucky

Consider working for the Chemical Industry's Best Managed Company. The one Forbes magazine named to its Most Admired Companies list. A company that offers associates industry-leading training, opportunities for growth and advancement, and a commitment to entrepreneurial spirit at every level.

That's Airgas.

As the leading U.S. distributor of industrial, medical and specialty gases and hardgoods, Airgas has a focus on quality products—but we recognize that it's the quality of our people that makes our success possible. With more than 17,000 associates working in approximately 1,100 locations—branches, retail stores, gas fill plants, specialty labs, gas production facilities and distribution centers—chances are, there is a career at Airgas custom fit for you.

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