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Manager, Sales

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Location: Aschheim, Bavaria, Germany 
Req ID: JR-0000037799


  • Responsible for managing and generating all sales activates into assigned national¬† or worldwide distribution sales accounts.
  • Maintain and grow business with existing distribution partners
  • Works with regional sales reps to promote products sold within the distribution channel
  • Conducts research, provides plans and proposals to further successful penetration into target accounts.
  • Offers input for monthly, quarterly sales in plans and review performance against plan
  • Calls on accounts, provides technical and administrative product information and/or demonstrations and quotes appropriate pricing.
  • Handles large, critical and/or complex accounts.
  • Builds relationships and influences the mind share of the customer in order to¬†increase sales and market share while maintaining a competitive position andyielding the highest possible returns on sales.
  • Position has assigned individual sales goals.
  • Collects, compile and analyse information, i.e., forecasting, competitive information, etc. to utilize in decision making and business strategies.
  • Works with and through other departments within company to ensure that allsales activities meet/satisfy all business and/or legal requirements.
  • Works closely at all levels within assigned account to identify all new opportunities for present and future products.
  • Uses appropriate internal resources to meet customer requirements/schedules.
  • Identifies and properly handles complex issues requiring a high level of expertise in decision-making.
  • May be a team leader for a major account.
  • Involved in strategic planning with customers sell thru/pull thru.