Manager Strategic Accounts (m/w),

Germany, North Rhine Westphalia, Hilden

Business unit: Wood Coatings

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.


Akzo Nobel Hilden GmbH   in Hilden is looking for you as a
Manager Strategic Accounts OEM Interior Region DACH (f/m)
Key  Responsibilities:
- Manages a portfolio of strategic customers in the wood processing industry
- Identifies, plans and develops new customers and negotiate sales in line with business development plan and targets
- Identifies business opportunities, pinpoints and resolves existing and/or potential problems and requests support from the staff functions
- Builds and manages a team of technical and sales representatives to implement the market development strategy and regional sales plan
- Collaborate with Technical Representative to provide best in class solution to strategic customers
- Identifies targets and implements the approved sales strategies in the assigned marketplace

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Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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North Rhine Westphalia



Business unit

Wood Coatings

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Full time/part time


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Job requirements/Candidate profile

Your Qualifications:
- Degree in economics, sales or similar qualification
- Strategic sales experience in similar position in coatings industry
- Natural hunter who enjoys and takes ownership for developing new business
- Leadership experience
- Team player who proactively networks with connected staff functions to serve the customer’s needs and who promotes the positive company image and develops long-term relations
- Very good communication skills in English
Your Benefits:
- Good development and career opportunities
- An authentic and open corporate culture
- An international and changing work environment 
- Responsible and self-directed work
We are looking forward to receiving your application including your salary expectations and your earliest availability date. If you have additional questions please do not hesitate to contact
Golnaz Mokhtarani
0221 995 85 167