Area Sales Manager – Forklift business (to service the Polokwane area) – East Rand – Ref: 759020-46

  • Certificate
  • East Rand,
  • Posted 2 years ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 759020-46

Job Description:

Our client is a recognized global leader; a South African distributor of Global Premium Brands (new and used equipment) in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earth Moving and Materials Handling Industries offering multiple career advancement opportunities.

They currently have a vacancy for an Area Sales Manager to optimise sales within the Polokwane area in a sustainable and profitable manner.

The successful incumbent will have 3-5 years of experience in a similar role.

Job Description

Administration of sales processes and customer information
Market segmentation and target group identification (database upkeep)
Continuous prospecting and sales reporting
Mechanization planning and customer solution packaging
Working together and communicating with other departments within the division
Selling of new products to new customers based on high level targets and budgets
Follow up on existing customers and ensure business retention
Create value for customers through continuous market research and development
Take responsibility for revenue targets and manage profit and losses to the company
Take ownership of customers problems and resolve issues through support processes
Provide supporting quotations and all required supporting documents to Sales Coordinators
Act as a customer process liaison

Country: South Africa
Location: East Rand

Job Qualification & Experience:

Minimum Matric
Post matric qualifications would be advantageous
3-5 years of experience

Must be self-motivated and able to work largely unmanaged
Strong ability to enter new customer markets
Ability to acquire new accounts
Ability to build professional relationships with key customers
Ability to work under immense pressure
Ability to think clearly in conflict situations
Must be reliable, honest and show integrity
Computer literate

Company Description:

South African Distributor of Global Premium Brands in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earthmoving, Materials Handling Industries.

An ability to develop and grow businesses in multiple geographies including challenging territories with high growth prospects. Committed to sustainable development and playing a leading role in empowerment and transformation. The company has operations globally.

Their success is based on inspired, aligned, empowered, results-driven, globally competitive, passionate people who create value through strategic innovation and continuous improvement. Their customers are more successful with them than with their competitors. Working for a global leader creates endless career opportunities for you.


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