Metallurgist with sales exp - Johannesburg

2020/03/10 1:20:49 PM
A company in the northern suburbs of Johannesburg is looking for an Account Manager for Industrial Quality Solutions - Material Science

Job Description:
To secure and expand profitable business within the South African Industrial Microscopy and Metrology market segments, as defined by the Industrial Measurement Technology / Microscopy Segment Managers, and the sale of divisional products in general and those selected for special promotion in particular.

• Grade 12
• Degree/Diploma in Metallurgy/Production/Science related field.
• 2 – 3 years sales experience preferably with equipment used in the mineralogy/extractive metallurgical laboratories field or 2-3 years work experience in the engineering field preferably in quality control and inspection within the production environment
• Valid driver’s license
• Ability to travel extensively in South Africa plus overseas for training (3 weeks)
• Hours: normal working hours and occasionally work week-ends / evenings

Optical Light Microscopes, Digital Microscopes, Computer Based Imaging Systems, Optotech O-Inspect and XRM portfolio

Summary- duties/responsibilities:

• Contact and establish relationships with new and existing customers
• Participation in congresses, conferences;
• Arranging and performing demonstrations, presentations, equipment; installations and customer training
• Administrative work required: quote preparation, order processing, weekly time schedules, prospect reports and market analysis
• Develop the company’s market by visiting clients to promote and sell products and services the company offers and manage the daily product activities
• Meet sales targets

Critical Skills:
• Selling and marketing of products
• Record scheduling & analysing information
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Good organizational skills
• Ability to prioritize and multi-task
• Accuracy
• Work well under pressure, work unsupervised, team player
• Language: excellent command of the English language (written and oral)
• Attention to detail, concern for excellence, initiative, professional
• Computer literacy - MS Word /Excel /PowerPoint/Outlook,

Salary is negotiable depending on experience
Other benefits:
Medical Aid Contribution, Car Allowance, Petrol Card, Cell Phone, Laptop, target based commission

Please send your CV in MS Word, stating current salary and availability

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