Senior Key Account Manager CEE Philips Audio & Video – Prague (CR)

Full-time
Prague - Holesovice
About TPV Technology

TPV Technology is an internationally-renowned PC monitor and TV manufacturer. It has been listed on both the Hong Kong and Singapore stock exchanges since 1999. TPV serves as an original design manufacturer for some of the best-known TV and PC brands in the industry and distributes its products worldwide under its own brands AOC and Envision. In addition, the company designs, produces and sells Philips-branded monitors, TV's and mobile phones through a license agreement with Philips via its subsidiaries TP Vision and MMD. The company brings high-quality TV sets to the market: smart and easy to use with sophisticated styling. TPV believes in creating products that touch the human senses and are within reach of all consumers in the markets they operate in. As a leader in the hotel industry, their hospitality TV division serves most the world's major international and national hotel groups, as well as individual hotels, hospitals, cruises and other professional facilities.

About TP Vision

TP Vision is a consumer electronics key player in the world of audio visual digital entertainment. TP Vision concentrates on developing, manufacturing and marketing Philips branded TV sets (Europe, Russia, Middle East, South America, India and selected countries in Asia-Pacific) and audio products (all around the Globe). We do this by combining the innovative Philips brand heritage with our design expertise, operational excellence, flexibility and speed of TPV Technology. With these combined strengths, we bring high-quality TV sets to the market: smart and easy to use with sophisticated styling. We believe in creating products that offer a superior audio and visual experience for consumers. With Philips TVs, TP Vision is a global leader in the hospitality market. TP Vision is the exclusive brand licensee of Philips TVs for the above listed countries and, on the global stage for the Philips audio products.TP Vision employs close to 2,000 people in several locations around the globe and is 100% owned by TPV, one of the world’s leading monitor and LCD TV manufacturers, selling and marketing Philips branded TVs in China. TPV has been able to drive its growth over the years by leveraging its economies of scale and core competencies in R&D, manufacturing, logistic efficiency and quality.

Purpose Of The Position

Based in Czech Republic, Prague TP Vision office, the Senior Key Account Manager CEE will be responsible for newly established business of Philips Audio/Video products sales and distribution in the CEE region (Czech Republic, Slovakia, and Hungary, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia, Montenegro and Baltic countries). The main goal of the role is to manage Audio/Video Philips business in CEE region and to achieve defined regional targets, managing direct customers within agreed distribution strategy, and their key indirect customers. Another purpose of this position is to find, together with TP Vision sales teams in the countries, synergies with the TV part of our business.

Responsibility
  • Being the primary commercial contact for the customer, ensures continuity of the relationship with the accounts, documenting agreements and interactions
  • Being the voice of customer inside TP Vision, mobilizing resources where needed to achieve plan/strengthen the relationship
  • Preparing the annual account plan for direct customers and being responsible for monthly demand forecasting on account/product level
  • Achieving listing and distribution, managing phase-in and phase-out of products in line with the overall marketing plan
  • Achieving good in-store presentation
  • Achieving on-line presence on the account’s webpage
  • Securing training time for store-staff, flyer space and demonstration share
  • Systematically analyzing and reporting of sales KPIs, expectations, market, competition and trends
  • Defining/executing mitigating actions in case of deviation from plan
  • Securing all financial agreements are met and payment is in line with agreed payment terms
  • Keeping constant track of local planning of retail marketing and marcoms activities on a monthly basis while monitoring ROI based on agreed KPIs
  • Planning MDF spending based on centrally defined targets and KPIs using central template
  • Reporting to central team on monthly activities results and ROI based on centrally developed template
  • Accountability for achieving sales volumes (sell-in), mix (high-end), price realization (negotiated price vs target), sell-out/inventory levels with the customer
  • Accountability for defining and implementing sales and distribution strategy within the national sales strategy for a segment of accounts
  • Accountability for defining, together with sales management, the account budget for tailor made actions for national/key accounts
  • Accountability for overseeing strategic customer management
What Do We Offer You
  • Interesting challenging position within regional scope and responsibility
  • Unique possibility to be at the beginning of driving the strong brand products to CEE markets and ensure growing business across region
  • Possibility to become part of a dynamic company with professional but relaxed working environment
  • Competitive remuneration package and nice company benefits (bonus structure, company car, 26 days of holidays, 4 sick days, meal tickets, pension fund contributions, company products e-shop, mobile phone, notebook)
  • Attractive work location in Prague 7 – Holešovice
Education And Related Experience
  • Bachelor level/ Master in Business Administration/Economics preferably
  • Seasoned experience (7+ years) and proven track record in Sales/ Key Account Management, working with distributors and resellers
  • Good knowledge of Business parameters to be influenced by quality (PFQ, CoNQ, AFRR, Claim distribution and forecast)
  • Knowledge of Consumer Electronics, ideally Audio / Video product ranges, system behavior of products / platforms and features
  • Experience with working within CEE region or with managing business across countries highly welcome
  • Good insight to integrate quality processes in business processes
  • Capablility to install, motivate and inspire to achieve/improve Quality KPI’s
  • Ablility to present for big group, senior audience, etc.
  • Excellent Czech/Slovak and English language skills (written and verbal), and ideally another language (from countries of responsibility)
  • Strong interpersonal skills, mature and well balanced personality
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, strategic thinking
  • Entrepreneurial drive, ambitious, pro-active, goal driven can-do personality
  • Creative, open minded, multicultural thinking
  • Willingness to travel across CEE region necessary (approx. 8 working days / month)
More Info
Do you want to know more about this vacancy or are you ready to apply (please include your English CV and a motivation)?
Please contact Barbora Kriesmanova (HR department) at barbora.kriesmanova@tpv-tech.com
 
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