Sales Account Manager

Full-time, Surface Chemistry

New Jersey, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice



Nouryon Surface Chemistry offers a wide agricultural product range consisting of 

emulsifiers, adjuvants, wetting agents and dispersants.  Nouryon continues to invest

substantially in a broad range of services that support these ingredients with top technical


Key Objectives/Principal Accountabilities


•             Responsible for key and developmental customers in US and key account responsibilities as needed

•             Selling: maintain and expand position at existing accounts, meeting aggressive growth targets

•             Prospecting: locating and developing new customers, meeting aggressive growth targets

•             Targeting: allocating time among prospects and customers

•             Communicating: providing information about the company’s products and services

•             Servicing: consulting and providing technical support

•             Information Gathering: Identify new customers, new products, and new applications, conduct market research and intelligence work, including competitors

•             Organization: maintain Call Plans, Key Account Plans and New Business Opportunities

•             Follow up and resolve customer accounts receivable issues

•             Accurate forecasting entered in SAP Arkieva and communicated to Demand Planning

•             Keep CRM account profiles and contacts current

•             Write timely contact reports on all customer meetings involving substantial or new information

•             Receive and interpret customer complaints. Assist in its investigation, resolution and response


Functional Responsibilities/Network


•             Internally must work closely with: Customer Service, Supply Chain, R&D, Technical Service, Marketing, Accounts Receivable and Business Management

•             Externally must work closely with: Customer’s Purchasing, Technical, R&D, Manufacturing, Accounts Payable, Business Management including VP, Director and President levels 





Job Requirements

Requirements for Job


•             Education: BA or BS degree, preferably in Chemistry, Engineering or Life Sciences

•             Experience in agricultural chemical sales preferred

•             Self-motivated, energetic, and enthusiastic

•             Above average interpersonal and presentation skills

•             Knowledge of CRM, SAP and MS Office, especially Excel

•             Minimum of 3 years sales experience

•             Requires a valid driver’s license and approximately 50% overnight travel

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Open until further notice
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North America
United States
New Jersey
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Surface Chemistry
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About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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