Sales Manager
German speaking markets
 
Are you a commercial talent who gets energy from sales and building relationships? Then we are looking for you! We are looking for a proactive, energetic personality who is able to serve and further expand our customer coverage and to position our products on the international market. 

Fromatech Ingredients B.V. is an international company that develops, produces, sells and distributes a wide range of innovative products for the food- and beverage-industry (think about flavors, cheese powders and seasonings). From our head office in the Netherlands and our regional sales offices in Eastern- and Western Europe, the Middle East, Russia and Ukraine, we ensure – together with our team of distributors – that our customers in more than 70 countries are supplied with Fromatech products.

About the role
• You are responsible for achieving the sales target in the DACH countries (Germany, Austria, Switzerland);

• You work independently and acquire new customers to conclude new agreements;

• You visit prospects and you look for opportunities in the market;

• You manage relationships with existing customers;

• You are responsible for the account management of direct customers in the aforementioned regions;

• You build strong relationships at all levels, both internally and externally;

• You administrate and coordinate sales activities, including planning, analyzes and forecasts, in close cooperation with the Sales Director Europe;

• You investigate the market for information about products, market trends and competition;

• You are responsible for generating New Business Development;

• You are familiar with the competition and are aware of the latest developments in the market;

• You are responsible for preparing quotations in collaboration with the colleagues involved;

• You are responsible for the sales objectives;

• Together with customer service, you guide the entire process from request till delivery of the order;

• On average 50%-60% of the regular working time consists of travel.

Your profile
• A Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Commerce, Business or related to sales; 

• Minimum 3-5 years of working experience. Experience in the Food industry and sales is desired;

• You are informed of the latest trends and developments in the market;

• Fluent speaking and writing in German and English;

• You have an eye for opportunities and you have a commercial attitude;

• Hands-on-mentality;
• You have good communication skills; you are curious and you know how the food industry works;

• You are an initiator; 

• You are a networker; 

• You are flexible and the travelling part of the job is no problem;

• You live at least one hour travel distance from Sittard-Netherlands

We offer
Working at Fromatech means working in an ambitious organization that is always on the move. We, ourselves, our range and our market are growing and that gives us energy! Fast switching trough short, informal lines, and achieve results together. We offer a suitable, competitive salary and, among other things a company car. You will work in an enthusiastic team with plenty of career opportunities. We look forward to meet you and discuss your ambition!
Is this the position you are looking for? For more information, please contact Sjors Göbbels or Marco Janssen of Green People Recruitment by telephone 0031 77 3557245 or send your resume to: sgobbels@greenpeoplerecruitment.com or humanresource@fromatech.com