Outside Sales Manager

  • Norcross, GA
  • Contract

Company Description

Proforma IdeaPress is a Full-Service Marketing Partner


Proforma IdeaPress is a  end-to-end resource for bolstering your brand and strengthening ROI in your marketing programs. By streamlining the full spectrum of promotional, print and branding services through our experienced consulting team, CLIENTs will enjoy increased innovation, efficiencies and reduced administrative/product costs.

 Founded in 1978, Proforma is currently celebrating our 35th year of growth. We just celebrated our most successful year ever, with 2012 sales exceeding $400,000,000. Through a network of 750 offices - including Proforma IdeaPress - we provide each client with the support of a large, international corporation without sacrificing the personal service only local representation can provide.

 We also work with more than 15,000 vendors which gives us access to more than one million print and promotional products. Of these vendors we've invited 425 of the very best into Proforma's preferred supplier network. We have contracts in place with our preferred suppliers guaranteeing members of the Proforma network the most competitive pricing. We pass these savings onto our clients to ensure they fully benefit from our position in the industry. This strategic business model translates into significant value as it provides you with virtually limitless products and services through a single source.

 Custom Promotions

  • Creative Services team
  • Innovative product ideas
  • Campaign solutions
  • Custom manufactured products
  • Private label and custom apparel
  • Executive gifts and recognition awards


Job Description

We are currently seeking a highly motivated Salesperson to join our team in the Promo and print area at Proforma Idea Press.


General Description:

The Outside Sales Representative is responsible for high energy business to business sales calls, marketing print, promotions, and solutions to varying sized companies.


General Responsibilities:

  • Conduct Business to Business sales calls daily with the desire to set face to face appointments
  • Call on prospective customers to obtain their business as well as manage existing business
  • Implementation of a sales/marketing plan
  • Responsible for tracking and reporting sales activity
  • Build customer book of business through all forms of sales generation and mediums


General Requirements:

    • Prior Business to Business outside sales experience (min 2-3 years)
    • Print or Promotional Product experience preferred
    • Exceptional cold calling, networking, and business development skills
    • Strong ability for lead generation
    • Solid time management skills
    • Must be able to work in a fast paced, deadline driven environment

  • Need to be able to create lasting relationships with prospective clients
  • Must have strong follow-up on sales calls
  • Strong work ethic, aggressiveness, and competitiveness
  • Self motivation and the ability to work independently
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • High degree of organizational skills
  • General computer knowledge
  • Motivation and desire to grow your account base
  • A commission focused desire to earn by developing high volume accounts


In turn, we provide:

  • Unrestricted territory access in which to sell
  • Unlimited income potential
  • Local and National sales support
  • A nationally recognized top ranked organization to represent
  • Outstanding sales and marketing materials and tools
  • A flexible work schedule
  • A fun, friendly, relaxed atmosphere


Proven Good sales record and / or an existing book of business. 

Additional Information

This is a 100 % commission Job . Only those who are confident and sure aout their selling abilities need approach. This is not for veery one.Sales reps with an existing  book of business who wish to explore higher incomes will be most suitable.