Technical Sales Account Manager – Food Safety

  • Company:
    3M
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    13 hours ago
  • Category:
    General

3M has a long-standing reputation as a company committed to innovation. We provide the freedom to explore and encourage curiosity and creativity. We gain new insight from diverse thinking, and take risks on new ideas. Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter.

Job Description:

3M has a long-standing reputation as a company committed to innovation. We provide the freedom to explore and encourage curiosity and creativity. We gain new insight from diverse thinking and take risks on new ideas. Here, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. This is what makes us 3M.3M is a leading supplier and solution provider to Food Testing and diagnostics market.

As the Technical Sales Account Manager for the 3M Food Safety Division you will target under penetrated 3M accounts in priority segments to drive growth programs using multiple 3M Food Safety solution technologies and drive activities to convert and acquire new accounts. Reporting to the Division Manager, you will also work closely with other cross functional team members.

Key Responsibilities

+ Drive activities to acquire, convert and develop new Accounts within the priority business segments drive programs within assigned key accounts for growth.

+ Using consultative selling as a norm, promote, sell and support a multiple range of 3M products and solutions, drive key priority programs within identified key accounts priority segments.

+ Maintain strong customer relationships at all levels of management and strong engagement with key influencers and opinion leaders (KOL’s), such as regulatory body officials, industry specialists, etc. who can assist drive key program evaluation and technology approvals.

+ Maintain strong Salesforce opportunity hopper.

Key Criteria

+ You are experienced in technical sales, key account and territory management. Experience within food testing, diagnostics, contract lab industries preferable.

+ Prior experience in food microbiology, experience working for or selling products / services to test laboratories, Dairy, Meat, or Processed foods markets are highly desirable.

+ Hands on experience with both traditional and rapid methods of testing (Molecular, PCR) and a solid understanding of food micro process flow will be an advantage.

+ Strong analytical ability, problem-solving and decision-making capabilities

+ Frequently travel, and manage sales territories / key accounts with minimum supervision

+ Key account program development and project management experience.

+ Effective interpersonal, written and oral communication skills including presentation skills.

+ Display strong work ethic, and desire to learn and develop.

Learn more about 3M’s creative solutions to the world’s problems at www.3M.com.au or on Twitter @3M or @3MNewsroom.

Please note: your application may not be considered if you do not provide your education and work history, either by: 1) uploading a resume, or 2) entering the information into the application fields directly.

3M Global Terms of Use and Privacy Statement

Carefully read these Terms of Use before using this website. Your access to and use of this website and application for a job at 3M are conditioned on your acceptance and compliance with these terms.

Please access the linked document by clicking here, select the country where you are applying for employment, and review. Before submitting your application you will be asked to confirm your agreement with the terms.

At 3M, we apply science in collaborative ways to improve lives daily. With $32 billion in sales, our 96,000 employees connect with customers and other diverse 3Mers all around the world.