Heliospectra Is Hiring: Sales & Business Development

Heliospectra Is Hiring: Sales & Business Development

Our friends at Heliospectra are hiring! Check out the great opportunities below for Pre & Post Sales Technician and Sales & Business Development Associate…

Pre & Post Sales Technician with Heliospectra

You are:
• An entrepreneur / self-starter / seriously motivated to get involved with AgTech
• Motivated to solve with follow through, not willing to wait around for someone else to make the next move
• technically savvy / seriously motivated when you learn about Heliospectra’s unique technology

Responsibilities:
• Serve as primary technical support contact for Heliospectra’s North American customers, partners and internal teams including complex technical troubleshooting and problem solving.
• Drive lamp and product trials from initial customer contact to continuous upsell.
• Work closely with Engineering and QA to resolve support issues and with Sales and Business Development to align expectations and win new accounts.
• Provide Heliospectra integration and on-boarding support to clients.
• Serve as an advocate for customers within the product organization.
• Write clear, precise lamp proposals reports with the goal of selling products to large scale grow operators.
• Maintain technical documentation about Heliospectra’s product features and
updates.
• Become an expert in Heliospectra’s product installation and ensure ongoing
installation responsibility.
• Play a significant role in the growth and development of our customer support
competency.

Required Skills:
Desired Skills & Experience
• Degree in CS, EE, Horticulture, Agriculture, Economics or Math
• 3+ years sales / business development work experience
• 1+ year Experience with controlled environments agriculture
• 2+ years hands on horticulture, botany, agriculture and/or greenhouse/
indoor growing experience
• Proposal writing experience / site specific, non-conformity related deal closing
• 2+ years in start-up environment acting in a leadership capacity
• Strong curiosity of the future of controlled environments agriculture
• Positive attitude towards complex problem solving
• Strong organizational skills / Ability to manage self / Strong intuitive nature

More About You:
• Ability to work well in a small team
• Excited about Heliospectra’s technology and products
• Comfortable working in cannabis grow operation
• Ability to travel frequently

About Us:
• We’re crosscultural: Swedish and American
• We’re located in Göteborg, San Francisco and Denver
• We are passionate about replacing the current, status quo lamp seen in most
horticultural environments with our LED products

Company Description
Heliospectra is breaking the commercial grow lamp paradigm. Our controlled environments agriculture products and technical partnerships with forward-looking growers, drive operational efficiencies, uncover unrealized revenue and produce healthier plants.

Heliospectra’s vision is to create a complete lighting system including biofeedback where the plants are in essence controlling the light system. Using Heliospectra’s patented system we can reduce energy consumption by up to 50% in greenhouses while at the same time producing a crop that looks better, tastes better and has a longer shelf-life. In addition growth can be increased or slowed down which results in a controlled adjustment of production to demand. There are other added benefits to the environment such as reduced light pollution and less mercury use due to avoidance of traditional HPS bulbs.

Contact:
Chris Walker, GM USA Heliospectra
520.971.1031 [email protected]


Sales and Business Development Associate

You are:
• An entrepreneur / self-starter / seriously motivated to get involved with AgTech
• A natural salesperson / intuitive by nature / outgoing and brave – you have “that X Factor”
• Motivated to solve with follow through, not willing to wait around for someone else to make the next move
• technically savvy / seriously motivated when you learn about Heliospectra’s unique technology

Responsibilities:
• Own the sale between Heliospectra, our customers, resellers and referral agents
• Do what it takes daily in a start up environment to ensure that we achieve our stated goals
• Serve as an advocate for customers within the product organization.
• Write clear, precise lamp proposals reports with the goal of selling
products to large scale grow operators.
• Provide marketing, PR and branding feedback to the organization
• Become an expert in Heliospectra’s product installation and ensure
ongoing installation responsibility.

Desired Skills & Experience
Required Skills:
• Degree in CS, EE, Horticulture, Agriculture, Economics or Math
• 3+ years sales / business development work experience
• 1+ year Experience with controlled environments agriculture or…
• 2+ years hands on horticulture, botany, agriculture and/or
greenhouse/indoor growing experience
• Presentable nature, intuitive with clients and customers
• 1+ years in start-up environment acting in a leadership capacity
• Strong curiosity of the future of controlled environments agriculture
• Positive attitude towards complex problem solving
• Strong organizational skills / Ability to manage self

More About you:
• Excellent customer-oriented skills
• Self-motivated, organized, and results-oriented
• Ability to work well in a small team
• Superb analytical skills
• Business oriented self presentation
• Strong written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to quickly ramp-up with respect to customer’s applications and
related needs
• Ability and desire to gain in-depth knowledge of Heliospectra’s products
• Comfortable working in cannabis grow operation / sector
• Ability to travel frequently

Company Description
Heliospectra is breaking the commercial grow lamp paradigm. Our controlled environments agriculture products and technical partnerships with forward- looking growers, drive operational efficiencies, uncover unrealized revenue and produce healthier plants.

Heliospectra’s vision is to create a complete lighting system including biofeedback where the plants are in essence controlling the light system. Using Heliospectra’s patented system we can reduce energy consumption by up to 50% in greenhouses while at the same time producing a crop that looks better, tastes better and has a longer shelf-life. In addition growth can be increased or slowed down which results in a controlled adjustment of production to demand. There are other added benefits to the environment such as reduced light pollution and less mercury use due to avoidance of traditional HPS bulbs.

Contact:
Chris Walker, GM USA Heliospectra
520.971.1031 [email protected]

1 Comment

  1. I would love to have a spot with you. I don’t care if it is to water a crop by hand, please I want in. I have skills in sales and logistics. I’m a hard worker and I’ll start at the bottom.i just want in on this historical time in our nation with this issue.
    I have clean record.
    337-452-1863
    I’ll shovel shit for you too ?
    . Jason ?

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