Director of Sales, HBHC

Location: Auburn, Indiana US


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Job Number: 24338

Position Title:

External Description:
Director of Sales, HBHC

Company: Rieke

Primary Location: 500 W 7th Street, Auburn, IN 46706 USA

Employment Type: Salaried | Full-Time

Function: Sales

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Main Duties & Responsibilities

  • Create a culture of success and ongoing business and goal achievement manage the sales teams, operations and resources to deliver profitable growth
  • Develop plans and strategies for developing business and achieving Rieke’s sales goals
  • Manage the use of budgets. Determines annual unit and gross-profit plans by implementing marketing strategies; analyzing trends and results.
  • Establishes sales objectives by forecasting and developing annual sales quotas for regions; projects expected sales volume and profit for existing and new products.
  • Provide detailed and accurate sales forecasting to their Senior Leadership team
  • Maintains regional sales staff by recruiting, selecting, orienting, training and coaching employees.
  • Implements regional sales programs by developing field sales action plans.
  • Maintains sales volume, product mix, and selling price by keeping current with supply and demand, changing trends, economic indicators, and competitors.
  • Maintains regional sales staff job results by counseling employees; planning, monitoring, and appraising job results.
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
  • Defines optimal sales force structure and hire and develop sales staff
  • Defines and coordinate sales training programs that enable staff to achieve their potential and support company sales objectives
  • Defines sales processes that drive desired sales outcomes and identify improvements where and when required
  • Puts in place infrastructure and systems to support the success of the sales function
  • Compiles information and data related to customer and prospect interactions
  • Monitors customer, market and competitor activity and provide feedback to company leadership team and other company functions
  • Manages global customer relationships and participate in closing strategic opportunities
  • Assigns and manages members of a major customer pursuit team when required.
  • Travels for in-person meetings with customers and partners and to develop key relationships


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Related field. MBA highly preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in Sales Management
  • Experience in packaging sales is desirable. Beneficial if experience is in closures, pumps, dispensing systems. Household and personal care also a bonus.
  • Proven success, knowledge and experience of leading value based sales teams.
  • Pipeline management, and forecasting skills including sales planning and territory management are a must.
  • Home Office based role with 60% travel required (mostly domestic with occasional international)

City: Auburn

Location_formattedLocationLong: Auburn, Indiana US

State: Indiana

Community / Marketing Title: Director of Sales, HBHC

Company Profile:

Requisition Number: 1562

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