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Fortive Corporation District Sales Manager in Kansas

For the right motivated salesperson, this job offers the chance to make an impact. We are currently seeking a top-performing sales professional to grow sales in our Rocky Mountain Region. The District is comprised of Colorado, Northern New Mexico, Oklahoma, Kansas and Nebraska. The position is home office based and preferably located in either Oklahoma, Kansas or Nebraska. The Position will be focused on expanding our portfolio of solutions with existing and new customers. Primary markets are Oil and Gas, Utilities, Government, Construction and Power generation.

This position will be responsible for all aspects of the sales cycle and communications at the end user and distributor levels. This position will report directly to the Director of US Sales West.


  • Ability to sell complex cloud-based solutions

  • Expand footprint within existing customers

  • Prospect and develop new customers

  • Maintain a robust pipeline of managed opportunities in SF

  • Provide monthly and quarterly forecasts in alignment with sales objectives

  • Manage and motivate a network of key distributors

  • Represent ISC at regional and national trade shows

  • Develop and execute territory sales action plan

  • Develop and adhere to the business plan that ensures success


  • Bachelor’s degree

  • 5+ years of documented successful outside sales experience in Industrial sales, prefer safety or process instrumentation sales experience in an Industrial Sales environment with an emphasis on solution selling.

  • Must be able to solution sell and manage sales cycles

  • Working knowledge of industrial markets i.e. Oil and Gas, Pulp and Paper, Steel, Power Generation, etc.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Goal-oriented and driven

  • Highly ethical

  • Solid prioritization and organizational skills

  • Demonstrated commitment to customer service

  • Experience using CRM software and forecasting (Salesforce.com preferred)

Qualifications preferred (Negotiable):

  • Proven solution sales professional with the ability to solve customer problems through innovative technology-driven solutions i.e. SaaS

  • Understand and can sell cloud-based solutions

  • Experience selling safety and/or industrial software

  • Demonstrated success in selling to the C-Suite level

  • Experience working with a distribution network

At Fortive, we believe in you. We believe in your potential—your ability to learn, grow and make an impact. And we believe in giving you the opportunity, accountability and visibility to do just that.

At Fortive, we believe in us. We believe in the power of great people working together to innovate and solve problems no one could solve alone. We build enduring partnerships with our customers and take on their challenges and opportunities as our own.

At Fortive, we believe in growth. We are honest about what’s working and what isn’t, and we work hard to innovate and improve. With a passionate focus on our markets and our customers, we learn and grow together to make a difference in the world.

Fortive (www.fortive.com NYSE: FTV) is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenue, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution. The people at Industrial Scientific are committed to ending death on the job by the year 2050, and we need more help. We hire smart, motivated people, give them world-class tools in a supportive environment, and we let them do their job. Our team is highly engaged, creates quality solutions and delivers outstanding customer service. Our leaders understand the critical elements of breakthrough performance: bringing out the best in people; creating a climate of trust, openness and high performance; fostering candor; and treating people fairly and with dignity. "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a Fortive Company. Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), age, marital status, disability, veteran status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, and other characteristics protected by law. The "EEO is the Law" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."