Newell Brands Senior Sales Manager, B2B in Atlanta, Georgia

Job Title: Senior Sales Manager, B2B - Writing Division

Location: United States

Description:

Newell Brands is a global marketer of consumer and commercial products that touch the lives of people where they live, work and play. We are committed to building consumer and commercial Brands That Matter ™ while leveraging the benefits of being one company: shared expertise, operating efficiencies, and a culture of innovation. Our globally recognized brands include Sharpie, Paper Mate, DYMO, EXPO, Waterman, Parker, Rubbermaid, Graco, Calphalon among others.

This is a job summary which includes essential job duties of the position. More specific information regarding duties may be provided upon request for particular locations and facilities.

The Senior Sales Manager is responsible for managing/coordinating all activities that drive profitable growth, strong partnership, efficient logistics and clear communications. Critical to this effort is the proven ability to manage a cross functional team that meets promotional product end user needs through key distributor partners. Responsibilities include the following:

  • Developsand implements strategic business plans to accommodate corporate goals.

  • Directssales forecasting activities and sets performance goals accordingly

  • Reviewsmarket trends and analyzes to determine customer needs, price schedules, anddiscount rates.

  • Analyzessales statistics to formulate policy and assist customers in promoting sales.

  • Collaboratesto direct product rationalization to eliminate unprofitable items from productline.

  • Deliverssales presentations to key customers.

  • Meetswith key customers strengthening relationships, negotiating and closingdeals.

  • Workswith sales planning, demand planning, supply chain, and customer serviceto assure sales driven plans are executed efficiently.

  • Analyzesand controls expenditures of sales team to conform to budgetary requirements.

  • Preparesperiodic sales report showing sales volume, potential sales, and areas ofproposed client base expansion.

  • Keenfocus and understanding of the areas that affect profitability for givenbusiness

  • Monitorsand evaluates the activities and products of the competition.

  • Directsand develops a team of sales professionals.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor'sdegree

  • 10+years of sales management demonstrating steadily increasing responsibilities

  • Experiencenegotiating profitable promotions

  • Proventrack record of results

  • Strongoral and written communication skills

  • Strongorganization and time management skills

  • Strongleadership skills

  • Highlymotivated, well organized, analytical

  • Willingto travel

  • Outstandingpresentation skills

  • PromotionalProducts industry experience preferred

Newell Brands (NYSE: NWL) is a leading global consumer goods company with a strong portfolio of well-known brands, including Paper Mate, Sharpie, Dymo, EXPO, Parker, Elmers, Coleman, Jostens, Marmot, Rawlings, Oster, Sunbeam, FoodSaver, Mr. Coffee, Rubbermaid Commercial Products, Graco, Baby Jogger, NUK, Calphalon, Rubbermaid, Contigo, First Alert, Waddington and Yankee Candle. For hundreds of millions of consumers, Newell Brands makes life better every day, where they live, learn, work and play. Newell Brands and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers and comply with applicable employment laws. EOE/M/F/Vet/Disabled are encouraged to apply.