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Manning Building Supplies

US LBM is one of the leading and fastest growing distributors of specialty building materials in the United States, with a team of over 15,000 employees located throughout the country. Since our founding in 2009, we have acquired over 70 companies and have expanded to more than 500 locations serving 37 states. US LBM is a progressive organization that promotes a unique culture that focuses on the value of its customers and associates. Developing our people is critical to our strategy and fostering our culture of empowerment.


Since 1979, Manning Building Supplies has been in the business of supplying Florida’s builders with the materials and support they need to get the job done. Now based in Jacksonville, we’ve grown from a single shop in Ocala to become the leading provider of high-quality building supplies and expert job support services throughout Eastern and Central Florida. With locations in Jacksonville, Ocala, Orlando, St. Augustine, Ft. Pierce, Lakeland, and Palm Beach, Manning Building Supplies has the staff and facilities to provide our customers with the best products and the highest level of service available.

Position Overview

The Outside Sales Representative generates and secures new sales to increase the profitability of the company. This position maintains existing accounts while generating new business through cold calls and following leads. 


Pay Rate: $3,400 – $4,500/month (Based on Experience) + 13% commission on GP

Essential Job Duties 

  • Promote, sell, and secure new accounts for the company. 

  • Provide existing accounts with necessary products, time, and information. 

  • Assist with the selection of products best suited to customer needs. 

  • Prepare, coordinate, and communicate price quotations, terms of sales, delivery dates, and service obligations to customers/contractors. 

  • Resolve customer complaints and problems. 

  • Assist in the collection of accounts receivable. 

  • Coordinate project schedules, contractor schedules, and material deliveries. 

  • Prepare and input orders as necessary. 

  • Informs company of competitive prices, products, and area-related information. 

  • Maintain current knowledge of daily and monthly sales and their relationship to budget and margin goals. 

  • Research and order special products as necessary. 

  • Estimate materials from blueprints supplied by customer/contractor. 

  • Adhere to Conflict of Interest or Non-Compete agreement if in place. 

  • Comply with Company’s attendance policy by maintaining regular and predictable attendance. 

  • Perform other duties as assigned by location management. 


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities 

  • Minimum education required—High School diploma or G.E.D. 

  • Minimum experience required—3 years of sales experience in building materials or related industry. 

  • Special skills required—Working knowledge of building materials industry and products, ability to negotiate prices and contractual agreements. 

  • Special knowledge required— estimating from blueprints, ability to use calculator and computer. 

  • Must have valid driver’s license. 

  • Physical demands include the ability to drive up to 50% of the time, lift up to 25 lbs. on a regular basis and 50 lbs. on a random basis, and/or work in extreme weather conditions. Sitting, stooping, bending, standing, or walking for extended periods of time. 


US LBM Holdings, LLC, is an equal-opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin or ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, military status, order of protection status, or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state, or local law.

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