Assistant Manager - Contractor Activation,

India, Tamil Nadu, Chennai

Business unit: DP South East & South Asia

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


- Ensure end to end management of usage of CRM. 100% of the CROs & DSRs are using the CRM for reporting on daily basis
- Work closely with the sell out organisation to ensure contractors are active and growing as per defined norms (month on month purchases by the contractors)
- Work closely with regional capability team to train CSMs and MDOs as traners following TTT model to train CROs and DSRs
- Ensure ground level disciplined execution of all contractor related activities through sell out teams
- Providing feedback and inputs to RMM on contractors and sell out performance and take timely corrective actions
- Monitor key deliverables and ensure sell out hygiene in the region
- Provide accurate and timely field reports which allow the company to respond to market conditions that arise in the field. Reports are required regularly and on-time.

Vacancy data


Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

Vacancy number







Tamil Nadu



Business unit

DP South East & South Asia

Sub business unit

DP South East & South Asia India

Job family


Hierarchy level

Entry Level

Full time/part time


Contract type


Job requirements/Candidate profile

- MBA in Sales & Marketing
- 3 to 4 years’ experience in similar role
- Experience of working with specifiers is preferable