Sales & Marketing Director - Optical Device Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥10000000.00 - ¥12000000.00 per annum
Specialization: 消費財・日用品・サービス・小売・広告
Sub-specialization マーケティングマネージャー/ディレクター
お問合せ Yu Takada
参照 JO-1902-411299
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[Company Description]
Optical Device Company

Sales Areas

  • Meet or exceed sales growth targets for our portfolio of products, services and other strategic targets, such as dispensing tools, equipment, enablement services, accessories and key sales programs.
  • Directs all sales activities in a defined region of the marketplace.
  • Develop tactical and strategic initiatives.
  • Provide planning and direction to staff to ensure strong employee relations, motivation, training, ongoing coaching, counseling and guidance, and corporate policy compliance.
  • Conceptualize, recommend, and develop programs and plans to ensure product penetration and results to meet sales objectives.
  • Plan and conduct various technical/sales/business presentations to include regional, state, and national conventions, seminars, trade show, and other professional meetings.
  • Gather and analyze competitive data and information and communicate findings and recommendations to the Director of Sales.
  • Work with other Regional Business Development Managers and Key Account Managers to achieve sales objectives and share best practices.
  • Ensure that Sales team have the knowledge, capabilities, and support to meet objectives.
  • Develop and deliver high impact, customer relevant, and financially supported proposals
  • Prepare sales and volume forecasts to support budget and planning cycles
  • Build and maintain cross-functional partnerships with Finance, Pricing, Contracts, Operations and ECP channel
  • Establish a positive, productive and collaborate working relationships with our employees and colleagues.
  • Operate with the highest ethical standard during every customer interaction and in alignment with our philosophies and leadership principles
  • Ensure team inputs accurate and timely reports via
  • Efficiently manage travel cost and leverage smart spending techniques.
  • Assist in the development of overall target market, customer segmentation, threats and opportunities detail for region and channel
  • Provide timely and continuous feedback and input to Director to ensure team is prepared to meet financial objectives
  • Gather and analyze competitive data; Communicate findings and recommendations.

Marketing Area:

  • To manage marketing manager to run below actions:
  • To support and grow strategic customers within the retail channel
  • To plan and to implement integrated marketing programs, leading targeted marketing campaigns, designing & executing 1:1 campaigns
  • To Conduct business performance analytics, increase market-driven interactions and develop marketing collateral and communications
  • To execute product management strategies

Key Qualification

  • Strong sales team management and coaching skills: this is a skill lacking at the moment and very important to grow the business
  • Strong leadership: we know we have some tough characters to deal with.
  • Modern: we are an innovative company going more and more digital therefore we need a modern manager who can understand and adapt to new sales and marketing strategy.
  • Marketing acumen: branding is a key element for us to develop in Japan and the candidate needs to bring some input and innovations to grow the brand equity.

Our requirements

  • MBA, BS or BA in Business, Organizational Development, Industrial Relations or related field.
  • 10+ years in a successful business to business sales environment, preferably in Rx sales, optical, medical device or retail operations industry with Fortune 500 companies.
  • Strong sales focus with the ability to move key opportunities through the sales cycle, providing detailed and accurate sales forecasts using the company's CRM tool.
  • Ability to thrive in a competitive environment
  • Demonstrated experience in creating plans to achieve revenue and profitability goals.
  • Effective consultative, conceptual and negotiation skills with demonstrated ability to establish influential relationship with customers
  • Disciplined and results-oriented approach to selling and strong time management skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate as a team player and able to work collaboratively with and through others
  • Ability to influence situations and people
  • Self-starter with the ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated leadership skill and ability to direct, coach and motivate staff
  • Understanding of client business dynamics and financials
  • Excellent written & verbal communication required
  • Excellent interpersonal, problem-solving and analytical skills required
  • Experience with or other CRM preferred
  • Must have a valid driver's license
  • Demonstrated ability to be proficient with standard MS Office applications, company technology devices (Laptop, iPad, iPhone, etc.) for territory management and product orders and knowledge of preferred

[Employment Type]
Full time



Social insurance

Full 2 holiday week system (Sat/Sun) national holidays
New year's holiday
Annual Leave

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