Job Description

Sales Manager – North America

Position based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Key responsibilities:

  • Direct technical sales to OEM’s in mainly the Food & Pharma industry and managing the business in such a way that it meets budgeted goals and stated objectives.
  • Lead generation and lead follow-up, establish networking relationship with OEM’s in order to maximize sales opportunities.Direct sales to current customers, prospects and leads in the specified territory.
  • Reporting of sales activities.
  • Support marketing activities such as exhibitions and conferences in order to create a positive corporate image, in line with the corporate identity and design guidelines.
  • Manage all aspects of sales within agreed guidelines and existing corporate policies.
  • Identify new business opportunities and provide proposals on how to develop them.
  • Help clients analyze their needs and provide advice on how WIPOTEC equipment can provide solutions. Involve the parent company when required.
  • Openly and constructively exchange and communicate with the local management about the needs of the US market, product development in Germany and other important information mutually beneficial.



  • 5 years or more in selling complex capital goods – weighing or automation sales experience preferred.
  • Cultural sophistication to successfully communicate with the Management of WIPOTEC in Germany.
  • Knowledge of the pharmaceutical, packaging or process industry.
  • Proven record of strong revenue growth and improvement of operating margins.
  • Success in relationship building with OEM’s, Automation, and Engineering companies.
  • Willingness to travel in approx. sixty (60) percent of the time, including travel to Wipotec in Germany.
  • BS or equivalent technical experience Engineering, Science or Physics.
  • Solid technical understanding / Technical affinity


Required skills:

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills and the ability to interact with and relate to all associates at WIPOTEC.
  • Analytical, forward thinking and visionary skills that have contributed to measurable success in past positions.
  • Strong sales and creative marketing skills and the ability to strengthen existing and to build new and lasting relationships with customers and suppliers alike.
  • Good judgment, common sense, and problem solving skills. Must be able to be flexible and adapt to changes while planning.
  • Solutions-oriented thinker with the ability to manage multiple projects and expectations of external clients and internal team members. Ability to work well under pressure and manage time effectively.
  • Strong in Microsoft Office Suite programs: Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint



Compensation for this position is commensurate with experience including base salary, bonus opportunity and a competitive benefits program.


We are looking forward to receiving your resume and cover letter. Please submit directly to jack.smith(at) , you can also mail us your resume to: Wipotec Weighing Technology. | 700 Old Roswell Lakes Parkway, Suite 200 Roswell, GA 30076.

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