Do you want to work for a company that truly supports their customers and sales team? Are you mechanically inclined? Do you love to bring solutions to customers? If you’re looking for a role that will allow your eager, assertive, trailblazing nature to be rewarded, then you are our next Technical Sales Trainee. This position is designed to start inside to develop your skills and product knowledge prior to being promoted into sales management of your own sales territory (requires relocation at that time).
Morrison Container Handling Solutions believes in customer support. We are the leading container handling expert in the packaging industry, seeking to develop our next Sales Manager with a customer focused mindset. As our Sales Trainee, you will find you are supported by a customer-centric team while you chart your own course in growing the sales with a generous base salary of $45,000-$55,000 plus commission on all of your sales. Your eagerness to learn the technical side of the industry while applying your keen social skills will serve you well in this role.
KEY RESPONSIBILITIES for Technical Sales Representative:
Grow aftermarket sales, includes calling current and previous customers with machines.
Assist with territory sales and facilitate communication with customers across the world
Direct communication with new and existing customers for project updates when required, includes confirming all information is gathered (color, containers, orientation, etc.), customers calls in RSM territories to help identify prospective clients and quotes follow up
Complete standard quotations
Occasional travel to customers to learn about the industry, better understand MCHS’s customer base and support accurate application quotations
Territory assistant for Director of Sales territories (Illinois and Northern Indiana) and South territory
Collaborate with coworkers to exchange information, such as selling strategies, marketing and engineering information, includes assisting with transition from sales to engineering once orders are placed.
Develop constructive and cooperative working relationships with others and maintain them over time
Learn to possess basic AutoCAD tasks to understand designs
Complete expense reports, sales reports, and other paperwork required
QUALIFICATIONS for Inside Sales Representative:
Education: 4-year technical degree in related field preferred.
Ability to travel and eventually relocate to your own territory
Eagerness to be customer centric in performance of work
Attitude: Strong desire to succeed as part of a team; interest in contributing to a positive company culture; willingness to persist until the job is done right for the customer and embrace the Morrison “Support Built In” philosophy
Communication and Negotiation: Ability to communicate clearly and effectively in written and verbal form; skilled at persuading various parties with disparate viewpoints to reach agreement
We are an established, family-run company with a record of success in solving the most complex container handling problems for national and international companies, always with our support-built-in culture. Morrison offers a competitive salary and benefits package including health insurance, life insurance, and disability insurance, 401(k) plan, profit-sharing, and tuition reimbursement.