Job Description

DKSH is the leading Market Expansion Services Group with a focus on Asia. DKSH helps other companies and brands actively grow their business in new or existing markets. Publicly listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange since March 2012, DKSH is a global company headquartered in Zurich. With 770 business locations in 36 countries – 740 of them in Asia – and 28,300 specialized staff, DKSH generated net sales of CHF 10.1 billion in 2015. The company a tailor-made, integrated portfolio of sourcing, marketing, sales, distribution, and after-sales services. It provides business partners with expertise as well as on-the-ground logistics based on a comprehensive network of unique size and depth.

Job Responsibilities

General responsibilities:
  • Develop and implement short and long-term sales strategies and plans achieve sales target for assigned business/terri ry
  • Lead and moni r progress of sales activities for assigned businesses/terri ries.
  • Negotiate pricing, discounts and contract terms facilitate sales agreements and achieve targeted margins
  • Manage complex cus mer issues and recommend preventive actions minimize future incidents
  • Develop and build relationships with cus mers achieve business objectives
  • Collaborate with internal stakeholders better understand client requirements and leverage cross-product/industry business opportunities

Leadership responsibilities:
  • Manage and oversee team’s delivery of team/function goals drive execution against goals set 
  • Drive and manage learning and development of team in the area of Technical Product Sales and DKSH behavior achieve team/function goals 
  • Drive self-learning and improvement in the area of Technical Product Sales and DKSH behavior as part of continuous learning 

Job Requirements

Functional skills and knowledge:
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge and understanding of the industry/market/competi rs/cus mers
  • Demonstrate sound knowledge and a proven sales track record in assigned products/services/systems and an existing network of contacts
  • Demonstrate strong communication and negotiation skills
  • Demonstrate advanced research and analytical skills
  • Demonstrate fluency in English, both written and spoken

Degree or professional qualification in Science or Engineering-related discipline
Work experience:
Minimum five eight years’ experience in a similar role

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