Business Development Manager for Skincare Brand (Midlands Patch)

West Midlands Region
25000.00 - 33000.00 GBP Annual + GBP25000 - GBP33000/annum GBP25k - GBP33k Basic + comm + car a
03 Oct 2017
30 Oct 2017
Job Type
Contract Type
Our client is the leading professional skincare company in the USA and has now expanded into the UK with a dedicated UK team of Business Development Managers and Customer Service Functions.

This is an exciting time for the brand as they have invested in a new team, new office as well as PR and marketing support. They have big ambitions to grow the business in the UK and the backing and brand power to do so.

They work with their results based skincare products and treatments providing training, marketing, and support to a large network of quality clinics, salons and spas across the UK.

The Role
In partnership with the UK Sales Office, identify and execute strategies to educate and sell the brand to existing Accounts in the North.
To research & identify potential growth accounts, open new accounts
Establish new accounts and provide exceptional service and support to existing accounts.
Support accounts with brand positioning, events, marketing and merchandising.
To attend and represent the brand at Account and roadshow Events and at Industry events.
To provide continual input to further development of training courses.
To provide onsite training to leading stockists when required.
To complete the administrative work associated with the smooth running of your area.
To participate in monthly, quarterly and annual planning
To meet and exceed sales targets in assigned territory
To communicate all promotions, marketing activities and initiatives to all accounts on a monthly basis.
To Participate in regional sales meetings, new product training seminars and trade shows
Plan your weekly and monthly call journeys to ensure your major and priority accounts are regularly visited and supported through efficient and effective route planning.
To actively promote Brand Training for Clients and their Teams and carry out in house training on a regular basis, at least one training event each month.
To Ensure that all account visits are documented with actions, issues and next call dates and submitted via Salesforce on a daily basis or manually on a weekly basis.
To propose, support and attend Brand Events at accounts.
To positively promote the brand to accounts and ensure that feedback is captured and acted upon by the wider brand team to ensure the best possible service is achieved.
To be aware of the activities of the competition and feedback to the management team.
To identify and closely manage the priority accounts in your territory, through regularly visiting , at least 1 call every 6 weeks.
Frequent travel within assigned Territory; frequent travel to the UK Sales Office and occasional international Corporate events

The Candidate:
The ideal candidate will be a will be enthusiastic, self- motivated qualified therapist ideally with field sales experience with another skincare brand, able to work on own initiative, and ready to join a team with a real passion for the skincare industry.
You will need to have a full driving licence, and be willing to travel throughout the North covering a territory from Nottingham to Oxford.

Please note that applicants can only be considered if they are a Qualified Therapist (CIBTAC, CIDESCO, NVQ Level 3 or Equivalent)

The ideal candidate will live on patch, ideally near Birmingham as this is the most central position. The patch runs across the UK mainland from Nottingham and down to Oxford.

Package: GBP25k - GBP33k Basic plus GBP40k OTE

Salary will be based on experience, plus performance bonus, laptop, pension, healthcare, mobile phone, staff discount on skincare products. An arrangement for an allowance to cover a car and public transport will be agreed