Regional Trainer - Northeast
Department: Retail, Sales and Commercial
Location: Boston, New York
Sonos is looking for a Regional Trainer to support the retail, installed solutions, and direct to customer channels in an assigned market to drive advocacy through education about Sonos. Regional Trainers develop relationships with strategic partners that create high impact educational opportunities. Regional Trainers must be exceptional communicators with the ability to adjust their delivery to the knowledge and skill level of a wide variety of audiences. Candidates must be highly organized, effective time managers, and able to see projects through to completion.
More than a candidate that checks every box, we’re looking for people who are excited to work, learn, and grow at Sonos—no matter their background or how they identify. If that’s you, we hope you’ll apply for this role.
You want to be part of a team.
You come with new ideas and a unique point of view. You look forward to collaborating with a diverse team of individuals. You assume everyone’s best intentions, welcome a healthy debate, and embrace differing opinions. You eagerly seek and give help. Transparency tops your list of values, and you proactively contribute to a culture of respect and inclusion.
You enjoy a challenge.
Inquisitive and focused, you see every challenge as an opportunity. You’re ambitious and comfortable making mistakes because you learn from them and bounce back quickly. You would rather create the future than wait for it. You prioritize long-term value over short-term objectives.
You love to listen.
You approach every interaction with curiosity and a desire to understand. You want to make a positive impact in the world. You’re passionate about culture and know the power that music, film, podcasts, games, and stories have to bring people together.
- Present content in a variety of settings such as in person, webinar, over the phone, video, etc.
Execute training sessions for a wide variety of audiences that can include Installed Solutions integrators, sales associates, Sonos customers, and more.
Create or modify existing content to meet the needs of the specific audience.
Effectively demonstrate all aspects of the Sonos experience, products, and software.
Build the right message for the right audience. Craft a compelling story that inspires your partners to show our products in an exciting way.
Support Sonos events that focus on advocacy of our system.
Build relationships with all levels of an organization to create a culture of learning about Sonos.
Monitor performance of large retail accounts (ie BBY) and all channels within assigned territory.
Create and execute actionable plans to impact performance in assigned market.
Plan regional training events that include internal and external partners.
Maintain a training plan and calendar for assigned region that supports the United States training strategy.
Capture insights from accounts during meetings and visits and relate those insights to assigned territory performance metrics.
Participate in working groups that explore and create new forms of training content at Sonos.
- An experienced, passionate, and professional trainer with a knack for explaining technical details and storytelling.
- Must be a self-starter, as this role is a remote position with up to 70% travel.
- Ability to utilize relationships to influence partner performance.
- Outstanding communication and public speaking skills.
- Must be able to stand for 8+ hours continuously.
- Must be able to lift 50+ pounds.
- Ability to thrive in a fast paced, ever changing environment.
- Experience with and a passion for consumer electronics and/or audio video integration.
Sonos is a sound experience company. We pioneered multiroom wireless audio, made it sound amazing, and changed the way people listen, making it effortless for them to enjoy what they want, where they want, how they want.
Today we continue empowering listeners by developing new technologies, thoughtfully designing products, expanding our software platform, and crafting brilliant sound experiences while participating in a culture that values respect, transparency, collaboration, and ownership.
Together we’re working to positively impact the world and inspire everyone to listen better—because listening brings people together, builds understanding, drives change, and makes us happier.
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