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Sales Manager Spain & Portugal

Permanent employee, Full-time · Madrid

About us
Canadian Solar, Inc. is a vertically-integrated manufacturer of ingots, wafers, solar cells, solar modules and custom-designed solar power applications. Canadian Solar delivers solar power products of uncompromising quality worldwide. Canadian Solar’s world class team of professionals work closely with our customers to provide them with solar solutions for their solar needs. Founded in Canada in 2001, Canadian Solar is one of the fastest growing companies in the solar industry and has been successfully listed on the NASDAQ (symbol: CSIQ) since November 2006. For more information on the company, please visit www.canadiansolar.com.

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KEY RESPONSIBILITIES MAY INCLUDE
  • Generate modules and components sales in national and international defined markets Spain and Portugal
  • Closure of supply relationships with Key Accounts, this shall include:
  • Intensive cultivation of relationships with local Key Accounts and acquisition of new ones
  • Acquisition of new Key Accounts by locating account’s decision makers and building stable sales relationship
  • Negotiation of price, volume, contract terms and conditions with customer
  • Coordination with all internal departments to solve all commercial, technical and/or financial objections of the account
  • Closing supply contracts
  • Ensuring of high customer satisfaction at all times
  • Representation of the company’s brand in front of sales accounts
  • Creation of awareness and demand for company products
  • Ensuring compliance with internal processes and policies and external regulation at all times
  • Documentation of the sales process and ensuring high data accuracy
  • Close cooperation with EMEA Headquarter in Munich, Germany
EDUCATION/TRAINING
  • University degree in business administration, engineering or comparable, Master is a plus
WORK EXPERIENCE
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in Key Account Management for PV modules and/or other solar components
  • Well connected with key Spanish EPC and Development players
COMPETENCIES
  • Result driven approach with a proactive attitude, high initiative to take on challenges and excellent analytical and problem-solving skills to interpret sales performance and market trend information
  • Reliability and ability to work under pressure, high flexibility and willingness/ability to travel
  • Excellent oral and written communication and intercultural skills
  • Good MS Office Skills
LANGUAGES
  • Fluent in Spanish and English; additional languages are a plus

Your application

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