Senior Sales Manager - Chemical Company

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Job Type: 正社員
Salary ¥10000000 - ¥14000000 per annum
Specialization: 製造業(電気・電子・機械・自動車・化学・その他)
Sub-specialization 営業
お問合せ Yoshimasa Takagi
参照 JO-1809-402644

[Company Summary ]
Global Chemical Company

・Manages accounts within Inkjet Colorants and Inkjet Inks market segment in Asia North and performs all aspects of Sales function, including technical services.
Develops volume and revenue forecasts, sales plans strategies for achieving desired results.
・Effectively communicates and negotiates complex sales contracts with customers.
Educates customers on new products and product enhancements; articulates and presents product features and benefits.
Develops and maintains business relationships often involving high levels of management.
・Manages new business strategies and introduction of new products.
・Provides consultative services to customers, acting as technical resource providing solutions for product-related issues.
Leverages and coordinates resources within the region in order to provide technical services support to customer as needed. May provide technical training for customers.
・Develops marketing and sales strategies for territory or region. Identifies opportunities for increasing sales and/or pursuit new business.
Develops and implements plans and programs. Obtains information regarding customers' present and anticipated needs, identifying opportunities for increased sales.
Provides leadership that assists management in setting strategic initiatives and programs to achieve corporate strategies.
・Leads the company's efforts to establish levels of excellence in sales and distributor management and customer service.
・Develops business cases on new application such as Industrial Inkjet Printing including strategic rationale, fit and overall business plan and current asset base,
financial returns, risk and mitigations, timeline, resources needed. Develops and delivers a business plan for specific market opportunity.
Critically reviews progress against plan to continuously assess commercial potential, making adjustments as necessary in order to assure acceptable profitability.
・Identifies and develops potential internal and external strategic partners in development of these opportunities.
Works closely with cross-functional counterparts (Marketing/Sales, Finance, R&D, Legal, Manufacturing, Corp/Business Strategy) and
provides project leadership in the development and implementation of plans and strategies to ensure successful introduction of products.
Determines, assesses, and understands the tradeoffs of various approaches. Communicates status of projects and identifies / leverages appropriate internal resources.

・Technical Excellence. Knowledgeable about the company's technical capabilities, applications, and benefits the customer.
・Commercial Skills. Has deep knowledge about the markets and applications in which our products add value and demonstrates ability to effectively capture value.
・Communications Skills. Ability to engage in verbal and written communications that are concise, clear, relevant and delivered in the appropriate style and tone.
Generally required to speak languages native to assigned countries/territory (Japanese and English).
Shows sensitivity to cultural differences and is flexible in adapting to local styles and practices.
・Customer Relationship Excellence. Ability to establish and maintain appropriate relationships with customers.
・Results Driven. Demonstrates determination and know-how to take ownership and responsibility for achieving desired results.
Confronts issues and barriers in an effective manner.
・Business Savvy. Knowledgeable about functional elements, which are important for business profitability. Able to 'talk business' at high levels.
・New Business Alertness. Utilizes knowledge of product capability to recognize opportunities where the company can provide solutions to customers' needs.
・7+ years chemical industry sales experience.

[Preferred Knowledge, Skills and Abilities]
MBA desirable.

[Employment Type]
Full Time Employee

[Work Location]

10 Million Yen ~ 14 Million Yen
(Experiences and skills will be considered)

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