Packaging Careers
Ref #: 156 | Business Development Representative | 2017-09-12

Supremex is currently looking for a competitive, high-energy Business Development Representative to manage customer relationships by developing assigned accounts.

Role Overview

The Business Development Representative will specifically focus on the sale of products developed and sold through our Packaging Division.  This division offers a comprehensive lineup of premium quality folding cartons, as well as protective packaging product solutions, which include Conformer® by Supremex, Board, Poly, Bubble, T-Wrap, High Strength Mailers, Related Label products/services, Stock boxes and a variety of other value-added packaging solutions.

Responsibilities include, but not limited to:

  • Develop, nurture, track and close sales opportunities with new prospects.

  • Work independently to develop a sales funnel and seek out opportunities to promote and sell the Packaging Products offering

  • Make contact with potential customers, consult with them to analyze and discover their product needs, present multiple product solutions, prepare proposals, and manage orders and post-sale follow-up

  • Emphasis will be on direct selling of these products to high opportunity accounts and industry verticals

Location:    Toronto, Ontario


What you bring to the role

We are seeking a proven leader with a track record of success. Preference will be given to those with experience selling similar packaging products and solutions. Candidates should be creative, team players, able to multi-task, have strong relationship building & excellent interpersonal skills, and be comfortable “in the field” at least 80% of the time.  The successful candidate will be required to develop and nurture a network of industry contacts to identify and pursue sales opportunities.


  • Ideally 5+ years related sales experience in packaging related or folding carton field

  • Business Degree or equivalent preferred

  • Excellent technical skills, including understanding of paperboard packaging and folding carton manufacturing

  • Process oriented and technology savvy to develop & implement prospecting plans (familiarity with CRM software a definite asset)

  • Strong interpersonal and face-to-face relationship building skills in multi levels of accounts

  • Excellent business communication skills, both oral & written

  • Strong presentation and persuasive negotiation skills to “close the deal”

  • Time management skills with the ability to multi-task

  • Intermediate computer skills required in MS Office

  • Self-motivated, enthusiastic, passionate, committed to career

  • Must have a valid driver's license and vehicle, and be willing to travel as required

What we give back to you

  • We are an employee-centric organization that offers a truly differentiated talent experience aimed to empower employees

  • We promote a fun, positive, dynamic, and collaborative work environment where you are encouraged to share your ideas

  • We foster a performance based culture with many career advancement opportunities

  • We offer a comprehensive compensation package beyond just base salary including, commissions and incentives, car allowance, excellent group benefits, company pension plan, and an employee profit sharing program

  • We will provide you with a career and work environment that will encourage you to be your best


We’re always looking for people who are enthusiastic and have energy to drive and push themselves further to find new avenues and unique ways of reaching our shared goals. If this opportunity sounds like the perfect place to start your career with Supremex – apply now and send your resume to

About Supremex

Supremex Inc., Canada’s largest envelope manufacturer and growing provider of packaging and specialty products. Our vision is to be recognized as a dynamic employee-oriented organization creating revolutionary ways of providing exceptional service to support low-cost quality products. We are an organization defined by the passion of our team and their belief in the company growth and vast potential.

To learn more about Supremex, visit us at:

Supremex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


Supremex is committed to accessibility in employment and to ensuring equal access to employment opportunities for candidates, including persons with disabilities. In compliance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA), Supremex will endeavour to provide accommodation to persons with disabilities in the recruitment process upon request.