Bose Sales/account Manager BeLux in Tongeren, Belgium

Job Description

Bose is an international company of more than 12,000 employees worldwide. The core of our business lies in the development, production and sales of innovative, high performance audio products which set new international standards. We believe our success is founded in our highly motivated staff, our high expectations in terms of research and development and our professionalism both in marketing and service. Our customers respect us as a competent and reliable partner. To reinforce our Wholesale Sales team in Belgium, we are currently looking for a (m/f):

Sales/Account Manager Belgium/Luxembourg

Function:

  • Sales manager for a team of two account managers in the Belgium/Luxembourg region and an account manager for important customers in the Belgium/Luxembourg region (HQ) and within the own defined sales area (stores).

  • Manage HQ business relationship with Media Saturn and Euronics (Selexion) and Expert in Belgium.

  • Drive programs for Media Saturn, Euronics and Expert to individual stores and support a team of 2 account managers in the execution.

  • 1st line of contact of Belgium account managers on day to day operational sales topics.

  • Be the representative of Bose in Belgium and Luxembourg for all Resellers in the Individually Managed Reseller channel and manage the 2nd line of escalation for reseller conflicts in Belgium and Luxembourg.

  • Achieve the revenue and direct gross margin objectives of the territory.

  • Execute the sales activities in line with the budget defined by the Sales Manager Benelux.

  • Execute new product launch plans at account level (sell-in) ensuring highest return on effort.

  • Manage sell-in and sell-through dealer performance in the territory.

  • Report store visits and displays checks through SARA / CRM.

  • Deliver in-store training of retailer sales persons for low traffic stores and validate training execution of CES/STS in high traffic stores.

  • Complete annual contract negotiations with resellers in assigned territory.

  • Plan, sign-off and follow-up on the Business Development Fund investments in territory.

  • Build relationship with key influencers in store and maintain up-to-date contact details.

  • Build Bose advocacy programs for retailer sales persons.

Profile:

  • You have at least 2 years of experience in B2B or B2C Sales Management and more than 5 years overall sales experience

  • You have proven experience in managing high performing teams and improving sales and commercial skills of teams

  • You are a good communicator in French and Dutch, English as an additional European language is a plus

  • You have a strong customer orientation: you are committed to understand, meet the needs of, and delight the customer

  • You have a good knowledge of the Consumer Electronics industry

  • You have a strong background in MS office and Sales management tools

  • You have proven experience in business analytics

Offer:

  • You will obtain a challenging position and a wide range of responsibilities within a fast growing and constantly evolving company.

  • You get the chance to seize opportunities and to develop your talents and abilities in an open atmosphere where everyone is accessible and on a first-name basis with each other, even at the top level.

  • Thanks to our internal mobility program you get ownership over your career and can grow at your own pace to match your ambitions.

  • We believe you can perform better when enjoyment is part of the work culture, so we increase the fun factor by organizing parties and team building activities on a regular basis.

  • Our flexible working hours help you to create a work/life balance that is right for you.

  • In exchange for your efforts and commitment, you can count on a competitive wage and secondary conditions.

  • In this position you will have a company car besides other advantages.

Interested?

Apply by sending us your resume and motivation letter in English.

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We’re a company built on disruptive innovation—having the courage to challenge the status quo, an unwavering commitment to our customers, and the fundamental belief that anything is possible. We never settle; we have a passion for discovering better ways to help people enjoy the things they love. We need people like you, people with better solutions. If you join us, you’ll find the opportunity to do your best work and the freedom to enjoy it. Here, every employee has the opportunity to build their own success and contribute to ours. It’s an atmosphere of trust, collaboration, high expectations, and great reward.