What is the role of a Sales Director?


A Sales Director is a high-level executive often responsible for crafting an entire organization's sales strategy. Sales Directors focus on setting team goals, analyzing budgets and improving the sales process for large profile clients. Depending on the size of an organization, Sales Directors often motivate and create training opportunities for the teams they oversee.

Sales Director job titles can include titles such as National Sales Director, Head of Business Development, Director- Sales and Marketing or Sr. Sales Director. Base salaries in this position can range from $75,000-180,000.

Over the last two years, Sales Talent Agency has worked with over 25 companies across North America placing more than 30 Sales Directors with $3 million+ in combined salaries.