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Americas Regional Sales Manager
BFM Global is a New Zealand company with a unique patented product that has revolutionised the food and pharmaceutical industries. The company is a dynamic and internationally focused business. We now send product to over 100 countries World Wide. At present we have four stocking distributors in USA, two in Canada and one in Mexico and it is now time to dramatically extend market penetration throughout the Americas.
We are looking for an energetic and self-driven Regional Sales Manager to support distributors and grow our market share with an emphasis on products for Multinational OEMs in the Food & Beverage sector. After full product training in New Zealand your role will be to help grow sales from our existing distributor network through training and support and you’ll also be on the lookout for opportunities to establish new distributors. Midwest location (remote office) 75% travel.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
- Develop and achieve region sales volume and profit objectives
- Develop regional market sizing and map territory
- Develop and execute quarterly and annual business development plans with distributors
- Support existing distributors while on-boarding and training new channel partners
- Generate new leads, identify and build relationships with end-users via distributor support activities and direct sales
- Develop accurate sales pipeline forecasts broken down by region and distributor
- Participate in National and customer specific trade shows
- Maintain budget integrity within sales and expense budgetary guidelines.
Qualifications and Experience
- 10+ years channel sales experience for plant products within the Food & Beverage industry with Multinational Corporations and OEMs
- USA regional market sizing and territory mapping
- Excellent internal/external relationship building skills
- Ability to penetrate all levels of an organization to build rapport and support product presentations
- Strong organizational, analytical, and problem solving for territory/channel development
- Ability to learn computer based ordering systems and utilize CRM
- Technical sales experience working with operations, safety, and maintenance engineers
- BA/BS required
- Experience working within the Pharmaceutical and Petro-Chemical industry a plus!
It is not often that you get an amazing opportunity to promote a new, problem solving, patented product to the market and run the business much like it was your own, with centralised support, but here is your chance.
If you are looking for an exciting opportunity to use your sales and people skills to really make your mark, apply now. Don’t delay as this opportunity won’t last long. Email your Resume to Ross Henderson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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(Note: You must have the right to live and work in New Zealand to apply for this role).