In business for over 60 years, Continental Western Corporation is a leading supplier of an entire line of packaging and safety products in the United States. Our product line includes strapping, rope, twine, stretch film, tape, gloves and safety, janitorial products and much more. We have 9 branches across the U.S. and are seeking the perfect candidate to grow our branch in Houston, TX.
The Sales Manager position is very critical to the overall success of our company. We are looking for a dynamic individual who is driven to success and the rewards that accompany that success. You would be responsible for planning, coordinating, and directing the overall operations of the branch. You would also be responsible for organizing, motivating, and leading a team of sales professionals and ensuring that everyone within the team reaches their monthly and annual targets.
The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic, highly motivated, knowledgeable in wholesale distribution, organized and must have corrugated/packaging experience and safety experience preferred. This position is onsite and involves individual account management and sales, as well as leadership of the sales team.
Open to feedback
Sales and sales growth
Accounts Receivable & Collections
Resolution of personnel issues
Purchasing and inventory control
The overall financial operation and profitability of the branch
Minimum 5 years of proven sales and/or supervisory experience, preferably in the Corrugated/Packaging industry.
Strong, effective oral, written, persuasive and presentation skills.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and good general computer skills.
Possess excellent organizational and time management skills.
Have a “think outside of the box” mentality.
Establish rapport with a diverse group of business contacts.
Ability to lead and develop people, to multi-task and drive results
Proven leadership abilities (communication, relationship building, training & development, hiring and firing)
Compensation and benefits are commensurate with skill & experience level.
If you believe you possess the qualifications for this position, please forward your resume via email. No phone calls, please.
Job Type: Full-time
- 401(k) matching
- Dental insurance
- Health insurance
- Paid time off
Weekly day range:
- Sales management: 5 years (Preferred)
Work Location: In person