Zep Inc. Planning to Hire 100 New Sales Associates
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zep Inc. (NYSE: ZEP), a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company that manufactures a wide variety of high-performance maintenance and cleaning chemicals, today announced a strategic commitment to hire over 100 sales associates.
“The cost-saving initiatives enacted last summer are on-track, allowing us to invest more aggressively in new sales generating capacity, while continuing to reduce debt used to fund previous acquisitions”
“We are excited to add new sales associates to our highly-skilled sales organization where our top 100 reps earned at the top quartile of national salary surveys such as Salary.com for sales professionals. The unparalleled expertise of our Zep sales associates continues to be highly valued by our customers, especially during periods of tight budgets,” said Steve Nichols, Group President of Zep Inc. “We embrace diversity in our workforce and care for our associates by offering a competitive health and welfare package, developmental opportunities, and a winning compensation structure.”
“The cost-saving initiatives enacted last summer are on-track, allowing us to invest more aggressively in new sales generating capacity, while continuing to reduce debt used to fund previous acquisitions,” said John K. Morgan, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Zep Inc. “We are focused on hiring both returning military personnel and professional sales associates skilled in targeted market areas.”
Zep Inc. is hiring across the country in vertical markets, including oil & gas and food processing as well as generalist reps and inside sales reps. Whether you are looking to launch your sales career or a proven sales professional, Zep Inc. provides you with the tools and foundation on which to build a highly rewarding sales career. Professionals interested in learning more about opportunities at Zep Inc. can visit www.zepinc.com/careers
About Zep Inc.
Zep Inc., with fiscal year 2013 net sales of approximately $690 million, is a leading consumable chemical packaged goods company selling a wide variety of high-performance chemicals that help professionals and prosumers clean, maintain and protect their assets. We are focused on the attractive industry dynamics of the transportation market and the industrial maintenance and repair operation ("MRO") market, which together now comprise approximately 60% of our revenue with the balance derived from sales into the facilities maintenance vertical. We market these products and services under well recognized and established brand names, such as Zep®, Zep Commercial®, Zep Professional®, Enforcer®, National Chemical™, Selig™, Misty®, Next Dimension™, Petro®, i-Chem®, TimeMist®, TimeWick™, MicrobeMax®, Country Vet®, Konk®, Original Bike Spirits®, Blue Coral®, Black Magic®, Rain-X®, Niagara National™, FC Forward Chemicals®, Rexodan®, Mykal™, and a number of private label brands. Founded in 1937, some of Zep Inc.'s brands have been in existence since 1896. Zep Inc. is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia. Visit our website at www.zepinc.com.