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BENDER is a fourth generation family-owned and operated company, born and raised in Connecticut.
BENDER has evolved into the largest retail and wholesale provider of home design products in Connecticut with thriving decorative plumbing, kitchen and bath cabinetry, lighting, tile and stone divisions. To support our local tradesmen, we also supply a wide range of HVAC and plumbing supplies. We currently have an aggressive 10 year, multi-state expansion strategy that allows for continued growth for our company and for our teammates.
Our team is dedicated to providing our customers with extraordinary service and a design experience that rivals no other, resulting in homes people love to live in.
BENDER understands a good work/life balance is essential and creates opportunity for teammates to experience both personal and professional growth. The BENDER benefit package supports this belief and includes:
- Medical / Dental / Vision
- Paid Time Off
- Holiday Pay
- 401(k) with a company match
- Company-funded Employee Life Insurance Policy
We are a family-owned and operated company whose core values and purpose is reflected in our behavior and influences the decisions we make. Team at BENDER means every person counts.
We have over 200 teammates: 27% have been with BENDER for 10+ years and 13% have been with BENDER for 20+ years.
At BENDER, we treat everyone with respect and do the right thing. We treat the company as our own. We work hard AND smart. As a purpose-driven company, teammates at BENDER understand their jobs have meaning and create tremendous impact.
Chief of IlluminationLocation: Norwalk, CT
You will grow the BENDER Lighting Division across multiple branches resulting in increased sales and profitability.
A critical success factor for this role is the ability to develop a cross-department training platform that educates and engages an existing sales team that specializes in Decorative Plumbing to successfully integrate lighting sales into all of their client projects.
As a result the BENDER Lighting Division will grow from 2.5% to 13% as a percentage of revenue in 15 months reaching sales benchmark of $9k/month in lighting product sales per each Decorative Plumbing Salesperson.
You will cultivate grass roots growth through existing showroom traffic in multiple branches.
This is solely a Sales Manager position, your focus will be on growing and developing the division.
- Sales Management experience with a proven track record of team building and training strategies resulting in growth and increased sales
- Lighting Sales and industry experience
- Charisma with an ability to win people over—a unifier
- Ambition with a hunger for achievement
- Professionalism and a passion for superior customer satisfaction