Territory Sales Manager in Oak Brook, IL at Mauser Packaging Solutions

Date Posted: 2/5/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Plant Name: Oak Brook Executive Office

Requisition ID:006175--Recon

Mauser Packaging Solutions is a global leader in solutions and services across the packaging lifecycle, providing large and small metal, plastic, fiber and hybrid packaging worldwide to companies in industries from food, beverage, personal care and pharmaceuticals to chemicals, petrochemicals, agrochemicals and paints. Bringing together the very best of its four legacy companies— BWAY, MAUSER Group, NCG and ICS—Mauser Packaging Solutions offers its customers true sustainability at scale.

Position Summary:

The successful candidate will be responsible for executing the company’s sales plan in a territory consisting of NW Indiana, Chicago, St. Louis, Kansas City, and Minneapolis. It will require some overnight business travel. This position will strategically work closely with the Vice President of Sales and be part of a strong team approach to increasing sales revenue in the territory.


  • Maintain and expand the company's existing customer base across all product lines to achieve growth objectives.
  • Build and maintain strong relationships with new and existing customers.
  • Investigate and troubleshoot quality and customer service issues and identify solutions.
  • Maintain a robust prospect pipeline, prepare proposals, submit quotes, author call reports, sales presentations, sample/demonstrate products.
  • Source raw materials, such as empty containers, in addition to selling
  • Determine efficient shipping methods for order fulfillment
  • Passionately communicate our brand identity and implement company initiatives.




Job Requirements


  • Minimum five years of B2B industrial sales or distribution sales experience, preferably with industrial-oriented UN packaging or industrial waste services.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred but will consider candidates with appropriate industry experience in lieu of college degree.
  • Superior communication skills, both written and verbal, and effective listening skills.
  • Strong sales hunter mentality with passion to succeed.
  • Strong prospecting and account qualification skills.
  • Proven ability to develop and implement sales strategies.
  • Ability to develop comprehensive understanding of financial and business plans.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with senior management as well as plant-level employees.
  • Must be comfortable in office, factory and warehouse environments.
  • Ability to work with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel (pivot-table experience a plus) and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work in a high stress environment with the ability to problem solve, prioritize and react quickly
  • Strong organizational skills with a high attention to detail. 
  • Experience with SalesForce.com or similar CRM tool.
  • Ability to travel 15 - 20% of the time.
  • Bi-lingual (English and Spanish) a plus.


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