Responsible for business development activities for Private Label Incontinence Products. Supports the annual business planning process by providing market, customer and segment analysis to identify and support growth goals. Develops and maintains successful external partnerships that advance the business purpose and success. Identifies and executes on new business opportunities that align with annual growth and profit goals. Collaborates successfully with internal partners to achieve shared goals and objectives. Responsible for P&L management for the business unit.
Minimum Education: A Bachelor’s degree in a business field. Additional training in Key Account/ Strategic Sales Management is preferred.
Experience: A minimum of five years of successful key account management experience, ideally in Private Label or contract manufacturing, 5 to 10 years of personal care, absorbent hygiene or CPG experience, strong track record of creating and implementing strategic business plans; experience identifying and implementing product and/or market development initiatives.
Skills, Abilities and Traits
Strong interpersonal and change management skills that ensure success in a team environment; maturity and good judgment; proficiency in communication with a diverse range of individuals; exceptional ability to “think on one's feet”; sincerity; and honesty.
Broad functional skills in the areas of planning, account management, and business development; financial acumen and strong writing and presentation abilities.
Sales and Sales Management
Excellent consultative selling skills; the ability to identify, close and implement sustainable “deals” based on quality and value; proven skills in sales prospecting, territory management, developing proposals, and closing business; a good understanding of contracts.