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Greif Inc.

Director Sales & Marketing

Greif Inc. - OH, USA

Director Sales & Marketing


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Responsible for expert knowledge of the products and developing and implementing sales strategies in East, Midwest, Southwest, and West regions.  Develops and attains annual sales budgets for direct reports.  Responsible for delivering practical market insights for profit; developing and implementing tactical marketing plans for the business including development of leads, customer needs and competitive strategies. Overall – defines and delivers Greif’s “value proposition”, either directly or through others, to potential customers.


Develop, own and maintain tactical marketing plans.

Increase Pocket margin for house/trade sales in area.

Develop plant mix opportunities.

Determine product advantages/disadvantages; product substitution opportunities.

Develop leads for and manage inside and outside sales.

Drive commercial excellence by area trade account planning, develop margin targets for account plans and review, critique and sharpen account plans.

Periodically determine group of under-performing house accounts, set targets, and re-price.

Coordinate with sales administration to develop pricing policies, train CSS, and feed area price targets to maintain target setting tool and list price configurator.

Maintain up to date knowledge on industry pricing trends; monitor competitive pricing in area.

Stays abreast of new legislation and development affecting product line.

Communicates goals and objectives, applies company policy, staffs, trains, coaches, recommends salary increases, administers discipline, ensures positive employee relations and reviews the performance of employees.

Perform other duties as assigned.


Bachelor Degree in Business or Marketing preferred.


5 years in Sales, Marketing or Business. 

8 years preferred in Manufacturing setting.


Must have product line knowledge. 

Sales and manufacturing experience required. 

Good communications skills. 

Must be able to work with many different departments within the organization.




We offer a competitive salary, excellent benefits and opportunity for growth. Greif, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We will not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, gender, religion, age, national origin, color, disability, or veteran status. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran. For more information read Greif’s Equal Opportunity Policy.

19 days 22 hours ago

Greif Inc.


Director Sales & Marketing Greif Inc. - , OH, United States


Company Profile:
Greif (NYSE: GEF, GEF.B) is a world leader in industrial packaging products and services. We produce steel, plastic, fibre, flexible and corrugated containers, packaging accessories and containerboard, and provide blending, filling and packaging services for a wide range of industries. We also manage acreage in the United States. With more than 200 operating locations in more than 50 countries, Greif is positioned to serve global as well as regional customers.