A selection of current positions in Plastics

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Sales & Business Development Manager – Engineering Plastics (m / f / d) – ITALY


A marketing and sales role to develop and convert new business opportunities for the Engineering Plastic products offered by the company in the Italian market.

Roles & Responsibilities:

• Represent the company with comprehensive knowledge and application of the policies.
• Research new customers and identify how the sales policy addresses their needs.
• Managing and expanding relationships with existing customers including problem solving.
• Achieve company objectives by planning thoroughly, setting sales goals, analysing performance and preparing forecasts.
• Ability to motivate and manage a sales team.
• Budget planning.
• Oversee day-to-day operations, which includes anything from customer visits and inquiries, sales offer, logistics, quality topics and payment control.
• Build good working relationships with colleagues within the organisation, communicating clearly and effectively to contribute to the growth of the company.

Skills and knowledge required:

• Relevant education – plastics engineer / materials.
• Five or more years in managing sales of Engineering Polymers in a corporate environment.
• Proved experience in the Automotive Sector (relationship with OEM’s, Tier 1) would be advantageous.
• Record of success in achieving sales results matching assigned budget.
• Initiative and proactive approach.
• Excellent communication, interpersonal and organizational skills.
• Good learning ability.
• Assertiveness, reliability and service oriented.
• Fluent in Italian and English language.
• Capacity to travel extensively (at least 80% of the time).

For further details or for an initial confidential telephone discussion please contact Agata Nowak on 0044 7508 251 789 or via email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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