Sales Manager (LEADER) – High-growth (31% in 2021) / Global Manufacturer

Job Description

A successful, family-owned manufacturing company in Waukesha is looking to hire a Sales Manager to lead their team of regional sales reps. This manufacturer of uniquely-engineered products and capital equipment has a global reach and strong financials. They grew 31% last year and have consistently exceeded company sales goals! Their engineered solutions enable OEMs in numerous manufacturing environments to heat and process fluids with reliability, efficiency, and precision. 


As the Sales Manager, you’ll be a hands-on leader to a team of 7 Regional Sales Reps focused on winning and expanding OEM accounts. As the company continues to grow, the team has potential to double in size and revenue, and the Sales Manager would move up to a Sales Director position. The company is currently revamping its sales processes and would welcome a leader with fresh ideas and proven strategies. 

  • 88-year-old company with 100+ employees.
  • Large accounts include Georgia Pacific, Grace Davison, DOW, Nestle, Tyson, Hormel & Abbott Labs.
  • Steady growth & stability:  no layoffs during Covid.
  • Products are manufactured in the U.S. which means fewer delays in shipments and shorter lead times.
  • Committed to customer-led innovation (currently launching 3 new products!).

Compensation & Benefits

  • Competitive, customized salary plus quarterly bonus with accelerators.
  • Full Benefits + 401K w/ match.


  • 2+ years of successful experience leading a team of regional sales reps (outside sales).
  • Strong preference for technical sales background in a manufacturing environment.
  • BA/BS strongly preferred.
  • Key attributes:  Strategy, Motivation, Communication, Positivity.