• Entry Level Outside Sales

    Job Locations US-OH-Grove City
    Posted Date 2 months ago(9/7/2018 10:52 AM)
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Inside Sales
  • Overview

    Palmer-Donavin is seeking motivated, recent college graduates looking to hit the ground running with a career in outside sales. The goal of our Outside Sales Trainee program is to prepare you for a long-lasting career in our building materials division. Our sales force has been an integral part of our success for over the last 110 years. If you’re looking for high class training, career growth, and unlimited earning potential, this is the opportunity for you!



    • Bachelors Degree
    • Entry level experience (1-3 years)
    • Desire for a long-term career in outside sales
    • Exceptional written and verbal communication
    • Excellent interpersonal skills
    • Willingness to relocate upon graduation of the trainee program


    What you can expect:


    Training: In-depth training on products and sales processes will help to make you an expert throughout this 9-month program. This includes working and traveling with seasoned sales reps as they visit customers and cultivate relationships. You will also meet with vendors to gain an understanding of the products we sell and how they will benefit our customers.


    Development: Palmer-Donavin offers a corporate library and leadership classes for continuous growth personally and professionally.


    Employee Ownership: We have been 100% employee owned since 2007. Our employees are given shares of stock of the company every year as part of our retirement package. Working as an owner is unique opportunity that is at the very heart of our culture.


    Outside Sales Trainees will work out of our headquarters in Columbus, OH, just 10 minutes from downtown. During this time, you will receive a competitive base salary and are eligible for benefits. Once the program is complete, you will be moved to an uncapped commission pay structure. All Sales Representatives are also provided a company car and a laptop.


    Geographic territories to which you could be assigned include, Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Kentucky, Pennsylvania, New York, and West Virginia.


    Other Benefits:

    • Medical, Dental, Vision, & Life Insurance
    • 401k with company match
    • PTO


    Palmer-Donavin was voted as one of the best places to work in Columbus in 2015! To see more about what employees have to say about working at PD, please visit our Glassdoor page or our website!



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