Director of Marketing, Flexible Packaging

Salary:120K - 160K
Travel:Yes, 50%
Ron Eliason
P: 440-971-0681
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Job Description

Large company with over 1,000 employees has an excellent opportunity available in the Chicago area for a Director of Marketing.  This position will be involved focused on the flexible packaging, converting, plastics packaging and blown film markets.  The Director of Marketing will manage all aspects of the flexible packaging market segments.  This position will be involved in strategic growth, pricing, value added markets, product development efforts, brand management, budgeting, sustainable packaging and trade shows.   This position offers a very competitive base salary, bonus potential, comprehensive benefits and opportunities for advancement. 



Job Requirements


  •          BS degree in a related field.
  •          7-10 years of applicable/related experience in a B2B Sales/Marketing setting.
  •          Strong knowledge of flexible packaging market.
  •          50% travel is required.
  •          Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  •          Ability to build a team and set appropriate goals to enhance the business.
  •          Ability to think creatively and drive new ideas to implementation.
  •          Experience in plastics packaging, blown film, converting, BOPP Film, OPP Film, Cast Film, HDPE Film, LLDPE Film, LDPE Film, Polyethylene Packaging or Polypropylene Packaging would be a plus.