SALES SPECIALIST

Purpose & Overall Relevance for the Organization:

 

To drive profitable and sustainable market share growth within assigned Global and Categories while respecting the image of the adidas Group brands.

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

  • Building strategic partnerships both internally and externally with Accounts
  • Driving sales and margins to budget expectations.
  • Providing exceptional customer focus and management.
  • Drive effective sell in and sell out strategies through the Go To Market cycle.
  • Accurate sales forecasting on a monthly and annual basis.
  • Building and delivering on an operational business plan.
  • Ensuring alignment of brand & product initiatives to customer and consumer.
  • Drive the customer performance management process to ensure all touch points are in place to drive mutual and sustainable growth.

 

Key Tasks:

 

Functional

 

  • To represent the assigned account(s) internally as an ambassador towards all functions and vice versa and manage all interfaces.
  • To understand the assigned accounts and categories and document this by Account Fact Books.
  • To develop and propose the account strategies, formalize them by Strategic Account Plans and get sign off by the direct superior.
  • To sell in in and agree on sell out support and formalize this by Account Marketing Plans.
  • To monitor sell out and the order book continuously and ensure reliable and cost efficient supply for the account.
  • To support negotiation and enforcement of adidas Group trade terms.

 

Controlling

 

  • To measure progress on own KPIs.
  • To report to all superiors along MIS guidelines .
  • To monitor and report on customers and competitors activities and propose/initiate/take actions.
  • To provide realistic plans and forecasts on customer performance.
  • To ensure customer compliance with agreements.

 

 

Knowledge Skills and Abilities:

 

  • Industry - Ideally in apparel/fashion/shoes or FMCG.
  • Exposure - Sports, marketing, account marketing.
  • Functional - > 2 years sales as sales rep.

 

Requisite Education and Experience / Minimum Qualifications:

 

  • University degree
  • Office excellent skills ( excel \ PPT\ word)

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Job Title:  SALES SPECIALIST

Brand:  adidas
Location:  Holon
TEAM:  Sales
State:  M
Country/Region:  IL
Contract Type:  Full time
Number:  456250
Date:  Jun 22, 2022