Head of Sales & Marketing
New Zealand owned and operated for over 20 years
Strong diversified product portfolio
People leadership and large key account management
This is an opportunity to join a New Zealand owned and operated business. They offer a diverse range of products and services across multiple sectors, including retail, wholesale, big-box DIY and the service industry. As a supplier of a global leading brand, they are recognised for their innovation, delivery and high-quality standards.
You will join an engaged team based at their Head Office in Wiri. They can be seen as a growing and successful business. With the positive culture and continued growth, they are an attractive proposition from an employment perspective.
As the Head of Sales & Marketing, you will be responsible for the overall sales performance of the business.
Your responsibilities will include, though not be limited to
Lead, coach and develop the sales team, a mix of Head Office based and remote staff.
Full accountability for the planning and development of strategic key accounts.
Continue to drive improvements across systems, processes and procedures (CRM, call cycle management)
Manage collaborative key stakeholder relationships across the business – principally in commercial, projects, NPD and Logistics.
Run and manage the current client portfolio and assist in the development of new business opportunities.
Whilst this is largely a hands-on leadership role, there is a clear opportunity to take on responsibility for strategic key accounts and the development of new channels to market.
What’s in it for you?
You are an experienced senior-level sales professional with demonstrable experience of maintaining a client portfolio and the business development of new prospects. Your relationship management skills, ability to influence and collaborate with key stakeholders will set you up to succeed in a key and highly visible role in the business. Previous key account experience is essential. Some experience in sales leadership capacity would be highly regarded.You will enjoy a wide scope of responsibilities and relish the challenge of managing multiple priorities, maintaining high standards and driving positive changes. This is an opportunity where you can really make your mark.
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary package and the opportunity to join a highly engaged team in a business you won’t want to leave.
If this opportunity is of interest, please submit your CV by following the link below. If you’d like to find out more and for a confidential discussion please call John Boyle on 021 73 75 76 or email