Outside Solar Sales Consultant

Solarcity Corporation
Oct 06, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
SolarCity employees are driven by our mission to provide clean energy to families across the U.S. and inspired to truly save the planet - one home or business at a time. Beyond a welcoming atmosphere, SolarCity employees also work together to create an extremely positive and inspiring culture that brings in top talent, keeps drive and motivation high, and makes everyone excited to come to work each day. Do you want to be part of the SolarCity team? Apply today and join the movement!

Job Description


SolarCity's Sales Consultants have the opportunity to educate homeowners to the benefit of alternative energy and save them money. Using state of the art software you will demonstrate the potential layout, function and benefits of solar energy based on their needs.

We take a consultative approach to educate customers on the growing solar/clean energy industry. Our Sales Consultants spend much of their time visiting with prospective customers at their homes. They are the primary external representatives of SolarCity. This position requires drive, self-motivation, the desire to help customers, confidence (without arrogance), and a high degree of professionalism to represent a product that is truly changing the world.


* Participate in full life cycle sales and lead generation

* Work with on-line tools to develop solar system designs as a visual example for home owners

* Conduct analysis of customer's current and projected electrical usage and financial ROI

* Generate project proposals and quotes for customers

* Close contracts at client homes

* Log all communications with customers in Salesforce CRM contact database

* Impact your earning potential and control your own paycheck (no commission caps)


* 2+ years of a successful track record of sales experience

* Experience self-generating customer leads, exceptional follow up skills

* A track record of achievement as evidenced by sales awards, beating quota, building a new book of business, growing a market, etc.

* Must be highly proficient with computer skills - we move fast!

* Microsoft Office and Basic Excel a must

* CRM experience a plus (Salesforce preferred)

* Desire to stay on the leading edge of a growing, disruptive industry

* Motivated by career advancement, high income potential, and making a difference

* High integrity, able to put customers at ease

* Must be flexible working weekend and evening hours

* Four year college degree highly preferred, but not required

* Over-achiever, track record of winning at whatever you put your mind to

* Excellent customer service skills required

* Excellent written and verbal communication skills required

* Regular, reliable and predictable attendance required

* Ability to work well with others in a collaborative team environment

* Valid state driver's license, clean DMV driving record, and ability to pass pre-employment background and drug screen

Benefits for Full-Time Positions

* Competitive compensation with many positions incentivized

* Paid training with the nation's leader in solar power

* Full benefits package including health, vision, and dental insurance

* Attractive vacation, sick and holiday pay

* 401(k) savings plan for eligible positions

* Employee referral program

* Some positions eligible for equity

* Career path opportunities for top performers

SolarCity is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, gender identity or any other factor protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.

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