Junior Area Sales Manager – Travel Retail – Luxury Goods

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Job Status: Closed
Job Title: Junior Area Sales Manager – Travel Retail – Luxury Goods
Location: Miami, FL 33131
Industry: Luxury Goods
Market: Caribbean & Latin America
Channel: Travel Retail – Duty Free
Reporting to: Brand Manager
Reports: Marketing Assistant
Traveling: 50%
Languages: English AND Spanish
Salary Range (USD): $65,000 + 10%
Benefits: Health Insurance + Generous vacations
Visa: Must have a valid work authorization. No visa sponsorship possible.
Job ID: JO-1802-591

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Job Description

Our Client

Our client for this Junior Area Sales Manager opportunity is a successful distribution company of beauty and luxury products.

Objective

The Junior Area Sales Manager will be in charge of visiting their territories to develop the business through a network of agents and distributors in the Duty Free / Travel Retail market.

Junior Area Sales Manager Job Description

  • Increase Sales (sell-in & sell-out, market share … in the assigned territory)
  • Develop & implement tools to support the growth of the brand (merchandising, operational marketing plans, new product launches, training of sales associates)
  • Execute marketing plans in marketplace and all corresponding reporting on performance of events and ROI
  • Train all the beauty consultants in the region or channel to enhance sales and maintain motivation
  • In-depth analysis of business by client to propose and implement action plans
  • Competitive market analysis to monitor brands performances vs. competition
  • Negotiate and prospect regarding space, new locations, new clients
  • Visit markets regularly followed by clear market initiatives and reports to action (travel 50%+)
  • Monitor & manage all logistics & operational
  • Act as an interface between the brand and the final retailers/clients and ensure perfect flow of information.
  • Manage/lead a team of one: Client Servicing Team member / Marketing Coordinator (tbc.)

Requirements

  • Bachelor Degree minimum (MBA a plus)
  • 2 to 3 years experience in the luxury or consumer goods industries, latin american local markets or travel retail (Perfumes, fragrances, watches, timepieces, jewelry, fashion, apparel, food & beverage, wine & spirits, consumer electronics, etc…)
  • Bilingual English and Spanish
  • Excellent with MS Office, Excel in particular
  • VERY open to Travel internationally (50%) and work extended hours
  • Familiar with multicultural and international environment
  • Excellent organization skills and ability to prioritize tasks
  • Perfect presentation and communication skills
  • Very good skills with Excel and the rest of MS Office
  • Appreciated previous experience: Bulgari, Cartier, Christian Dior, Clarins, Clinique, Cosmetics of France, Coty, Elizabeth Arden, Essence Corp, Estee Lauder, Givenchy, Guerlain, Kenzo, LVMH, MAC Cosmetics, Occitane, P&G, Procter & Gamble, Roger & Gallet, YSL Beaute, Unilever, Nestle, Kraft Foods, Mondelez, Diageo, Pernod Ricard, Bacardi, Newell Rubbermaid, etc…
  • Appreciated previous titles: Area Sales Manager, Area Export Manager, Area Manager, Account Executive, Business Development Manager, Territory Manager