Sr Director Sales

Schwan Food   •  

Bloomington, MN

Industry: Food & Beverage


8 - 10 years

Posted 396 days ago


At The Schwan FoodCompany, we are driven to bring our customers delicious foods and reliableservices. That's how we grew from a "one-man-and-a-truck" deliverybusiness in rural Minnesota to a multibillion-dollar private company withthousands of team members nationwide. Our commitment to delicious foods showsin all we do, from careful ingredient selection and quality food making todelivering a great experience wherever you shop and eat.

The foods we make reachcustomers in many ways. We deliver directly to our customer's homes through ourpopular food-delivery business, offer well-known retail brands such as RedBaron®, Freschetta®, and Tony's® pizzas, Pagoda®snacksand appetizers, and Mrs. Smith's® and Edwards® desserts,and bring innovative food solutions to our customers in the food-serviceindustry. To learn more, visit us at

This position isresponsible for increases revenue and improving profitability by identifyingdeveloping and implementing effective sales strategies. Generates revenue andEBIT with existing customers and creates new sales and EBIT opportunities withcustomers or markets

Manage customerrelationships to drive revenue through identification and pre-qualification ofnew business opportunities including investing in key customers to buildloyalty and mutual success.

Oversees development andimplementation of new products across functions and BU's to increase revenueand improve profitability.

Manages salesbudget toinsure spending and promotional activities are accurately reflected at alltimes.

Direct the acquisitionof new customers and new product opportunities for key sales initiatives.

Recognized as marketsegment expert. Demonstrates an understanding of market issues and trendsimpacting the segments and communicated to internal stakeholders.

Represents Company atindustry trade shows customer advisory groups meetings and customerappreciation events.

Manages communicationacross functional areas regarding customer needs to insure the timely deliveryof product(s).

Directs trains anddevelops subordinates if applicable

Responsible to conductyourself and ensure your subordinates (if applicable) conduct themselves in amanner consistent with company mission values code of ethics policies and otherstandards of conduct.


Years of RelatedExperience: 10-12years ofexperience

Req #: 17006321