Territory Sales Executive - Fashion Eyewear (based Kuala Lumpur)

06 Oktober 2018 CP36, #17-03, 17th Floor, Central Plaza, 34 Jalan sultan Ismail, 50250 Kuala Lumpur
Job Details
Territory Sales Executive – Fashion Eyewear
  • Category leading brands in the eyewear market
  • Opportunity to build your career with a global player in fashion
  • Be part of a different approach to help retailers succeed
 
Safilo has been making eye wear products for over 80 years, designing manufacturing and distributing high-quality prescription frames, sunglasses and sports eye wear under licensing agreements for leading luxury and premium brands as well as under its own brands. These premium brands include eye wear for Dior, Hugo Boss, Carrera, Polaroid, Kate Spade, Marc Jacobs and Tommy Hilfiger.
 
Reporting to the National Sales Manager you will have full responsibility for the development and growth of business and market share across Malaysia for selected brands in the Safilo portfolio. You will be responsible for the sales of eye wear products to new and established customers and the delivery of first class customer service support.
 
This is not your traditional "sales" position and we are looking for candidates that are willing to challenge themselves with a new business model for the industry.
 
To be successful in this role you will have:
  • Desire to understand and help our customers focusing on their success.
  • A passion for high quality brands
  • Superior planning, time management and organisation skills
  • Professional attitude to business management and drive to achieve results
  • A "can do" attitude and strong sales/customer service focus
  • Relevant tertiary qualification highly regarded (Retail/Fashion, Healthcare or Business)
  • Previous sales and account management experience advantageous, although graduates are also encouraged to apply.
 
Key Responsibilities include:
  • Provision of expert merchandising and retailing knowledge
  • Developing and maintaining business partnerships with independent business operators with the delivery of excellent customer service.
  • Attainment of assigned sales targets and marketing objectives
  • Business development with independent Eye Care professionals and Sunglass stores
 
Requirements:
 
  • Diploma in Business/Marketing or equivalent
  • Min. 2 years sales experience in relevant industry ( Eyewear, Cosmetics, Watch & Jewellery, FMCG)
  • Strong understanding of Brands and Luxury industry requirements
  • Must possess own car and valid driving license; willing to travel extensively within assigned territory
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
  • Required language (s): Bahasa Malaysia, English, Mandarin/Cantonese
 
This is an independent role so you will be a self-starter with the ability to effectively manage your own time, problem solve and identify opportunities for business growth. In return we offer an opportunity to join a market leader in not only the eye wear sector, but the fashion industry.
 
Company Description

Safilo Group is the fully integrated Italian eyewear creator and worldwide distributor of quality and trust, leader in the premium sector for sunglasses, optical frames and sports eyewear. Design inspired and brand driven, Safilo translates extraordinary design into excellent products created thanks to a superior craftsmanship expertise dating back to 1878. Internationally present through 30 owned subsidiaries and exclusive distributors in key markets - in North and Latin America, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Asia Pacific and China - Safilo is committed to quality distribution in over 130 countries around the world. Safilo’s portfolio encompasses proprietary brands – Carrera, Polaroid, Smith, Safilo and Oxydo – and licensed brands include Dior, Fendi, BOSS, BOSS Orange, Céline, Fossil, Givenchy, Jimmy Choo, Juicy Couture, Kate Spade, Marc Jacobs, Max Mara, and Tommy Hilfiger.