Account Manager for Fragrance Division
|Job Type||Full time|
Our client is a multinational food flavoring and ingredients company which is headquartered in Japan with over 12,000 employees and one of the most well-known food and flavoring companies. In Thailand the company operates a reginal sales and R&D center in Bangkok with a sizable number of employees servicing their clients in the Indochina region our client is seeking a marketing professional to take on the following role:
TECHNICAL SALES MANAGER – FRAGRANCES
He/she will be required to fulfil the following duties and responsibilities:
Find ways to win new accounts and develop relationships with existing accounts.
Collect market intelligence to understand customer buying decisions and support developing sales strategies.
Work to ensure customer satisfaction, identify opportunities to up-sell, organize and lead periodical account reviews, effectively communicate with commercial team to resolve customer issues, maintain a database of current and potential clients, and provide substantial information relating to sales plans and reports.
Ensure the timely and successful delivery of our solutions according to customer needs and objectives.
Communicate clearly the progress of monthly/quarterly initiatives to internal and external stakeholders.
Forecast and track key account metrics.
Produce a customer business action plan, including setting objectives and targets.
Find effective ways to promote new products to customers.
Negotiate contracts, pricing, accounts receivable etc.
Coordinate regularly with the overseas HQ to report progress.
Set the sales budgets and targets for the local team.
Qualified to degree level in any subject (Food Science, Chemical, Biotechnology, etc.)
Track record of 5 + years sales experience within the food industry. Those with fragrance-house/personal care/fabric care backgrounds are preferred.
Engaging personality and proactive attitude to win new business.
Learning-oriented, a team player, service minded, schematic, enthusiastic, and ambitious.
Good problem-solver and possess leadership skill.
Well organized and capable of drawing relevant insights to meet the client’s expectations.
Proven ability to manage multiple projects at a time while paying strict attention to detail.
This multinational food organization is renowned for truly valuing their employees. You will be rewarded with a generous pay package including laptop provision and international training/career opportunities.