Sales Development Manager

🌊 Sales Development Manager - Technical Watersports Apparel/Clothing 🌊

Would you like to join a leading innovator in technical watersports apparel? We are Marine Resources, working on behalf of our client, a dynamic company with a rich heritage in the watersports industry. 

About the Company:
Our client, a pioneering brand in technical watersports clothing, is on a mission to make quality gear accessible to all water sports enthusiasts. With a strong commitment to sustainability and environmental awareness, they've been setting trends and challenging the industry status quo since the 90's. Their passion for innovation and the outdoors drives them to inspire and empower enthusiasts around the world. As a Sales Development Manager, you'll be at the forefront of our client's sales efforts and strategy for growth and market expansion. 

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develop and execute strategic sales plans to drive revenue growth and market expansion.
  • Cultivate strong relationships with key accounts, distributors, and retailers to ensure customer satisfaction and loyalty.
  • Stay informed about industry trends, market dynamics, and competitors, adapting sales strategies accordingly.
  • Identify and pursue opportunities to establish new partnerships and distribution channels.
  • Prepare accurate sales forecasts, monitor sales metrics, and report progress to senior management.
  • Demonstrate a deep understanding of technical watersports clothing products and effectively communicate their features and benefits to customers.
  • Provide ongoing training and support to the sales team to enhance product knowledge and selling skills.
  • Manage and optimise the sales budget to ensure efficient resource allocation.
Desired Qualifications/Skills:
  • Bachelor’s degree in business, Marketing, or a related field (MBA preferred).
  • Proven experience in sales and sales management within the technical apparel or sports industry.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills.
  • A passion for water sports and technical clothing is a plus.
  • Proficiency in CRM software and sales analysis tools.
  • Ability to travel as needed.
  • Competitive salary and performance-based incentives.
  • Company private medical scheme.
  • Opportunities for career growth and development.
  • Employee discounts on our technical water sports clothing products.
How to Apply:
Contact Suzie - +44 7774 668144 🌟🚤🏄‍♂️

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