Sales & Marketing, Associate
Job ID: 190274
Posting Dating: 26-09-19
Unposting Date: Ongoing
About AGRI Developments
AGRI Developments is a leading private alternative asset company specializing in the agricultural and agribusiness industry. We seek emerging opportunities globally with an objective of delivering long term value in high growth developing sectors within the industry. As world population increases, the need for more productive and sustainable uses of land becomes more urgent. Our mission is to build successful agricultural and forestry related businesses that deliver a positive impact.
We are committed to providing employees a stimulating work environment where creativity and innovation are encouraged. Our culture is team oriented, non-hierarchical and entrepreneurial. It gives people a chance to make larger, more frequent contributions earlier than would be the case in many other companies. Our developments, clients and transactions are global so we work hard to create diverse and inclusive teams that support our business and each other - it's good for business and it makes sense.
The Sales & Marketing, Associate located in Amsterdam, Netherlands is to report to the Regional Head who is based in the Netherlands as well. The associate is to help drive European import sales by building, managing and maintaining business relationships with our European based clients. This includes dealing with prospective clients, customer queries, orders and after sales service requirements. Travel throughout Europe will be required from time to time in order to meet clients and regional distributors. We provide a comprehensive training program to teach you about our products and how to deal professionally with our customers and distributors.
Handling of client and prospect product queries via phone, e-mail and face to face meetings.
Coordinate with the agricultural team, clients and prospects on appropriate product quantities, quality, orders, sampling and special events.
Assists with logistics and product distribution scheduling and tracking as and when needed.
Keeps abreast of European import regulation as pertaining to fruit imports and distribution.
Replaces and maintains all marketing materials, point of sale advertising and other relevant materials.
Provides weekly and monthly reports documenting operational aspects including sales, forecasts, events and goals accomplished at a client and/or store level.
Conduct market research to identify new opportunities
Maintains and builds professional, team relationships with co-workers and customers.
High school diploma or equivalent but Bachelor’s degree preferred.
Strong computer skills, including MS Office.
Excellent communication and presentation skills to effectively handle customers and coworkers.
Fluency in English and one or more of the following languages: Dutch, French and/or German.
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