Southeast Sales Manager

Location: Atlanta, GA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $90,000.00 - $101,000.00
Degree: Bachelor;
Date: 10/12/2017
Job ID: 02522236
Job Description


Will only consider candidates eligible to work in the United States as a US Citizen or US Green Card, The company will not provide any sponsorships


National Sales Manager opportunity at a highly regarded manufacturing firm in Atlanta, GA. MUST have a BS Engineering or  Technical backgrround with a minimum 8-10 years technical experience in a sales role. Travel up to 50%. Includes relocation, if needed. This is a company of choice and know for it's unique company culture.


Responsibilities for the Account Manager

  • Responsible for sales and technical service of non-woven fiber used in manufacturing if consumer product, automotive, medical applications and specialty uses.
  • Develop strong relationships at all levels within the customers’ organization (with plant engineers, research and technology experts, purchasing managers, business managers, and senior management)
  • Perform routine sales functions such as site visits, preparation and timely submission of technical and commercial proposals, phone and on-site technical service when requested, and practicing a systematic selling process including call reports, sales call planning, sales forecasting, etc.
  • Report on competitive activity, frequently update market database and prepare forecasts of short term and long term business potentials using ERP systems
  • Strategic account planning including: prospecting, actively cross selling, order fulfillment, consulting with multiple resources and departments, understanding the customers’ business and continually positioning our products to meet needs
  • Track trends of the market; gather intelligence concerning customers, competitors, and market trends
  • Maintain sales volume, product mix and selling price by keeping current with supply and demand, changing trends, economic indicators and competitors
  • Work closely with the R & D group in development of new products and improving existing products.

Requirements for the Southeast Sales Manager

  • Bachelors Degree in  Engineering or Technical 
  • Minimum 8-10 years experience in sales
  • A PLUS to have experience in fiber and non-woven fiber
  • Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills