About the job

We are looking for a Sales Manager to join our Human Nutrition – Bakery Segment team based in Warsaw, Poland.

About Barentz
Barentz is a leading global life science and specialty performance ingredients distributor. The company sources branded specialty ingredients from leading manufacturers worldwide and its ingredient experts provide value-added technical support which includes pre-mixing, blending, ingredient formulation, and ingredient testing from its state-of-the-art, customized formulation centers, and application laboratories in EMEA, Americas, and Asia-Pacific.

Established in 1953, Barentz has operations in more than 65 countries with a strong presence in Europe and North America and a rapidly growing network in Latin America and Asia-Pacific. With an estimated turnover of €2.1 billion, the company employs over 2,000 people worldwide and serves more than 22,000 customers. For more information, visit: www.barentz.com

 

About this role

Office
Your working area is Poland and you will be based in our Polish office in Warsaw

Function
As Sales Manager of Human Nutrition Ingredients, you use your knowledge and commercial qualities to generate (new) sales at our current and new relationships, and in the rapidly growing segment such as Bakery. You support our customers in finding the best (customized) solutions. In this position, you will report to the Area Sales Manager of Human Nutrition for Poland.

The main tasks and responsibilities are:

  • Carrying out current sales and customer portfolio, gaining new accounts through highly opportunistic ingredients from our portfolio.
  • Maintaining existing relationships and actively developing new contacts.
  • Advising customers on the application of the range and development.
  • Maintaining commercial contact with our Principals
  • Keep abreast of developments in the food industry
  • Representing Barentz in commercial activities including trade fairs, symposiums, and Webinars.
  • Taking care of an effective report/administration.

About You

Profile

  • You have at least a bachelor's degree or equivalent within the focus area of Food Technologies.
  • You have ingredient knowledge and a sense of commercial activities within industrial sales, in a B2B sales position in the sale of ingredients or additives.
  • You have Strong business acumen and experience to develop and grow the new business including onboarding new suppliers, and new customers, and expanding the product portfolio.
  • You have the technological knowledge or affinity to be able to offer the right solution to the customer; You have a minimum of 3 years of experience in the Bakery of Food related Industry.
  • You are familiar with CRM systems.
  • You have a good command of the English language both orally and in writing.
  • You can work systematically.
  • You have good communication skills to be able to make good contacts within various disciplines such as R&D, Purchasing, Customer Sales, and Marketing
  • You are a proactive salesperson who can work independently to create new customers and identify prospects.

Competencies

  • Problem-solving, Hunter type, proactive, enterprising, result-oriented, commercial, customer-oriented, communicative, networker, strong technical aptitude, and analytical.

Why Barentz?
Barentz is a fast-growing organization with an open culture and short lines of communication. We offer you the freedom and opportunity to operate independently, within the set objectives and frameworks. Barentz is looking for employees who are creative, independent, and energetic and like to take on challenges. You like to work in a dynamic and rapidly changing environment, which requires a high degree of flexibility.

  • Competitive package including bonus scheme
  • An inspiring multinational company in a fast-growing and innovative business
  • Company Car as per Company Policy
  • Flexible and hybrid working environment
  • Fringe benefits like private health care, social benefits, and others

Interested?
If you feel excited reading the above and want to join our journey, please send your resume and application letter, both in English, by using the below apply button. Any questions regarding this position, please contact jill.lan@barentz.com.

 

Job ID: No.9

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