PPG Architectural Coatings has a career opportunity for a Color
& Design Specialist role at our Southeastern Us territory! Are you
ready for an exciting and dynamic career with an industry leader?
As the Color & Design Specialist you will consult with architects,
commercial interior designers, corporate accounts, segment
customers, and commercial professionals to introduce PPG Voice of
Colour, pallet, tools, and programs to expose our brand and
increase the specification and/or finish schedule of PPG
- Awareness to perceive and mirror color choices with customer
style and preference. The key is to listen and provide color
options to complement architectural styles, regional palettes, and
address application as well as visual appeal
- Organize, plan and execute trade show presentations, providing
color training to store and sales personnel, and Color Trend events
in key markets
- Support Architectural+Design Reps and GC+CM Reps by conducting
joint calls and leading CEU presentations. This role is the Corp
Acct liaison to ensure national commercial programs are implemented
correctly at the regional and local level tying projects to
invoices for tracking
- Hold a leadership position in at least one local chapter of one
or more of the following organizations: ASID, IIDA, NKBA
- Call on and support commercial interior designers to secure
color spec share and finish schedule
- Subject matter expert on color theory, the relationship of
color and human behavior/interaction, and customer color schemes
- Quickly build and be heavily vested in maintaining
relationships with specifiers and customers
- Focus on Commercial Interior Designers as a priority to drive
Corp Acct Program success
- Support field by providing color suggestions for commercial
projects to secure and drive sales.
- Work closely with leadership to define best practices and
standardize protocol and processes
- Minimum of Bachelor's Degree in Interior Design from an
- 2 years of customer service experience preferred.
- The incumbent is required to have flexibility (some evenings
and weekends required) of hours due to the variance in the work
- Prior experience in outside paint sales preferred but not
- Strong verbal and written communications and large audience
- Ability to negotiate effectively with clients at all
- Proficient in Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. Adobe Photoshop and
Illustrator a plus.
Here at PPG, we make it happen, and we seek candidates of the
highest integrity and professionalism who share our values, with
the commitment and drive to strive today to do better than
yesterday - everyday.
PPG: WE PROTECT AND BEAUTIFY THE WORLD
Through leadership in innovation, sustainability, and color, PPG
helps customers in industrial, transportation, consumer products,
and construction markets and aftermarkets to enhance more surfaces
in more ways than does any other company. To learn more, visit
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We partner with customers to create mutual value.
We are insightful, dedicated, and proactive. We have intimate
knowledge of the market and our customers. We focus on practical
solutions that make a difference.
We are "One PPG" to the world.
We are better and stronger together. We leverage our scale to
reach new markets and introduce innovative technologies as we
differentiate and disrupt our markets.
We trust our people every day, in every way.
We enable and empower our people to make the right decisions. We
are inclusive, transparent, and respectful. Our feedback is clear
We make it happen.
We have a passion for winning. We achieve. We deliver with
discipline and integrity. We bring our best energy to our work. We
decide and act intelligently and quickly.
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always act in the best interest of our company, customers,
shareholders, and our communities.
We do better today than yesterday - everyday.
We continuously learn. We develop our people to grow our
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PPG provides equal opportunity to all candidates and employees.
We offer an opportunity to grow and develop your career in an
environment that provides a fulfilling workplace for employees,
creates an environment for continuous learning, and embraces the
ideas and diversity of others. All qualified applicants will
receive consideration for employment without regard to sex,
pregnancy, race, color, creed, religion, national origin, age,
disability status, marital status, veteran status, sexual
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