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District Sales Manager

Location: Elgin, IL, United States
Date Posted: Sep 7, 2021
Category: Sales & Accounts
Job ID: 75771

Job Description

The Opportunity:

The Opportunity

Safety-Kleen is seeking a District Sales Manager to join the Safety-Kleen sales team.  Our most successful Sales Managers have experience selling high-quality products and value-added services prior to moving into a coaching and mentoring sales role. Ideal candidates excel in teaching others how to identify and close new opportunities, grow existing accounts, and create loyal customers through outstanding service. They understand the power of customer retention and growing revenue and profitability by offering new solutions and excellent customer service. They are comfortable leading others in high transaction roles. These individuals have a history of sales achievements; and the rewards and recognition which follow. They are driven by a competitive spirit and desire to have top earnings.

Safety-Kleen invests in you from day one, to ensure your success, by providing you with exemplary company paid training!

This is a regional role with location flexibility within the region in Wisconsin or Elgin IL. Travel required.

 

Why work for Safety-Kleen?

  • Health and Safety is our #1 priority and we live it 3-6-5!
  • Competitive wages (Base salary plus additional earning)
  • Comprehensive health benefits coverage after 30 days of full-time employment
  • Group 401K with company matching component
  • Generous paid time off, company paid training and tuition reimbursement
  • Positive and safe work environments
  • Opportunities for growth and development for all the stages of your career

 

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensures Health and Safety is the number one priority by complying with all safe work practices, policies, and processes and acting in a safe manner at all times;
  • Hire, train, lead and coach outside sales representatives with setting account strategies, creating sales plans, developing proposals, negotiating contracts, and assisting with key customer accounts, as needed;
  • Create and manage sales territories;
  • Manage the overall business portfolio to maximize territory revenues;
  • Develop local sales support tools and customer campaigns;
  • Work closely with Branch General Manager (BGM) to ensure sales plans are being executed;
  • Work in conjunction with the BGM to create and deliver sales performance evaluations;
  • Develop sales force skills by evaluating Sales Representatives’ strengths/weaknesses;
  • Work with the BGM to develop and present sales training and topics for branch personnel;

 

 

What does it take to work for Safety-Kleen?

  • 7+ years of outside sales experience and 5+ years of directly managing a staff;
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred, or equivalent additional experience required;
  • Business acumen, including budgeting and forecasting skills;
  • Prior experience using CRM software tools to manage customers, territory, sales quotas and reporting;
  • Previous experience with interviewing, hiring, developing and managing employees;
  • Strong technical skills to include Microsoft Office Products;
  • Ability to set clear objectives and measurements;
  • Ability to travel 60%+ including overnights and a valid driver’s license is required;

Wondering what to expect in starting your career with Safety-Kleen?  Click Here to view a Day in the Life Video!


Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, has a commitment to excellence deeply rooted in a strong sense of tradition. Our entire business model revolves around keeping North American businesses green. We generate more than $1.2 billion in annual revenue as a world-class environmental service organization and market leader in industrial hazardous waste management, parts-cleaning technology, and oil re-refining. We collect over 200 million gallons of used motor oil each year and we have the largest re-refinery capacity in North America allowing us to re-refine more than 150 million gallons each year.
 
Every day, we help our customers resolve their waste management needs and reduce their carbon footprint. PROTECTION. CHOICES. PEOPLEMAKE GREEN WORK.

 

Join our safety focused team today!  To learn more about our company, and to apply online for this exciting opportunity, visit us at www.safety-kleen.com/careers.


Clean Harbors is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against applicants due to race, ancestry, color, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, or on the basis of any other federal, state/provincial or local protected class.

Safety-Kleen Systems, a Clean Harbors company, is a Military & Veteran friendly company.

 

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