Account Manager - Hammarsdale, Durban

  • Durban
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted on Tuesday, December 3, 2019
  • Reference: Account Manager - Hammarsdale
  • Employment Equity Position
  • Apply before Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 55 Days left

Vacancy Details

A well-established Direct Water Treatment Industry in Hammarsdale is seeking an Account Manager to join their team. Salary to be discussed in interview



Should you apply for this vacancy and your skills and experience DO NOT match the inherent REQUIREMENTS of this position, YOUR APPLICATION WILL BE IMMEDIATELY DELETED. Please ensure that you READ and understand this advertised position BEFORE sending your CV to us, or otherwise you will just be wasting YOUR time and ours.


Key Performance Areas:


·        Maintaining and improving SHERQ performance to deliver targeted sales at the lowest possible risk to the company

·        Managing the sales account to execute strategies and meet stakeholder requirements to fund growth of the Company

·        Identification of sales opportunities and closure on these with high quality written proposals and oral presentations

·        Effectively retaining and expanding business to grow sales and profit margins to achieve business objectives

·        Providing meaningful and insightful technical service for key customers

·        Ensuring the execution of an effective marketing strategy

·        Leading, directing and managing teams to ensure they have clear direction, effective leadership and are well motivated and aligned

·        Managing and implementing Continuous Improvement and other projects

·        Travel and support business requirements in South Africa and outside of South Africa and when the need arises

·        Coach and mentor fellow associates on industry related applications

·        aggressively sell programs based on value and prevent attrition of existing business





Salary to be discussed in interview




Please note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted. Therefore, if you have not received any correspondence within two weeks of your application, you have been unsuccessful

Required Skills

  • technical sales : 5 to 6 years
  • account manager : 1 to 2 years

Candidate Requirements

·     Minimum of 5 years’ Technical Sales experience within the General Water Treatment Industry

·     Must have experience in managing Export Accounts

·     Have technical and interpersonal skills

·     Have experience in a Chemical Manufacturing industry related to water treatment

·     Have a Bachelor of Science Degree or equivalent in Biochemistry or Chemical Engineering

·     Having a Post Graduate Business Qualification will be advantageous

·     Have technical knowledge of industries related to chemistry & technology and how they impact on customer processes

·     Experience with process chemistry selling will be an advantage

·     Have experience with continuity of chemical supply, inclusive of deliveries and housekeeping

·     Experience with conducting site meetings or discussions with levels of customers on site

·     Must have strict adherence or compliance with customer standards and required results which is chemical, or plant related

·     Experience with budgeting and general administration

·     Have experience with service reports and discussed with the customer regarding service reports

Apply before Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 55 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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