Energizer National Sales Manager – Japan in Tokyo, Japan
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Reporting to the Director of Sales, APAC, this position plays a pivotal role in expanding Energizer’s Hearing Aid Battery Business in Japan as focus growth region, to grow revenue, achieve gross margins and net sales targets. Besides that, this position will support domestic marketing plan execution and local sales operations.
Fully analyse the market in Japan and make recommendations on strategies to maximise opportunities for profitable and sustainable business
Supporting the existing customer base, maximizing sales in line with our overall global strategy within agreed budgets and financial targets
Seek new opportunities for business development for professional HAB sales with OEMs, independent audiologists, Pro HAID Retailers, Industry distributors and Government contracts
Focus on growth and increase share of branded products
Build solid commercial relationships with existing client base to increase our share of the business and provide technical support to the key partners and players
Provide close support to new customers and develop plans to grow their business
Seek potential new sales channels e.g. Retailer, Pharmacy
Required Skills and Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing, Business or Engineering.
More than 5 years of experience in sales-related roles in batteries, professional products or consumer packaged goods industry. A working knowledge and understanding of the battery and/or audiology markets would be desirable
Possess the ability to understand and effectively sell key elements of battery technology
Excellent negotiation, presentation and customer relationship skills with the ability to communicate clearly and effectively at all levels
Self-motivated, confident, flexible and energetic with strong analytical skills, possess the discipline, organizational ability and personal drive to work independently and equally comfortable within a team
Strong ability in conversing English language, oral and written due to frequent work interactions with Energizer global counterparts
Working Relationships & Environment
Reporting to the Director of Sales, APAC, this role will build solid commercial relationships with existing client base and seek potential new channels in Japan market. Internally, this role will have close working relationship with Marketing, Supply Chain, Customer Service and Quality team, based in European headquarters.
An Offer to Grow On
Energizer offers a competitive compensation package which includes medical and retirement savings coverage, paid holidays. Energizer is an equal opportunity employer, and we prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, marital or parental status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.