Junior Account/Sales Manager

Job location:
Roswell, Georgia, USA
Created moment:
May 9, 2024
Job reference:
REQ - 08233

The Company

The world’s leading supplier of mineral-based specialty solutions for industry with 14,000 employees, operations in more than 40 countries, and €4.3 billion in revenue in 2022.
Imerys delivers high-value-added, functional solutions to a great number of sectors, from processing industries to consumer goods. The Group draws on its understanding of applications, technological knowledge and expertise in material science to deliver solutions by beneficiating its mineral resources, synthetic minerals and formulations. Imerys’ solutions contribute essential properties to customers’ products and their performance, including heat resistance, hardness, conductivity, opacity, durability, purity, lightness, filtration, absorption and water repellency. Imerys is determined to develop responsibly, in particular by fostering the emergence of environmentally-friendly products and processes.
If you want to grow your skills and develop your career, find out more at www.imerys.com

The Position

Junior Account/Sales Manager

Job Summary

As a Junior account/sales manager for North America, your role is to:

  • Lead the commercial segment for the Tiles, Sealer and bricks markets

  • Prepare customer and market analysis 

  • Support price management and customer communications 

  • Participate in the development of the commercial strategy for the sales area

  • Contribute to the commercial development and the profitability of the activity on all the markets present in the scope

  • Take over a certain group of customers directly over time and manage and develop customer relations



  • Commercial support, plan building, execution & monitoring
  • Participate to the building of the annual sales plan/ budget forecast and mid-term plan

  • Support sales forecasting activities

  • Execute the commercial roadmaps developed for your segment or products or geography

  • Analyses sales trends/preparation of reports for sales management/advise on the business

  • Contribute to projects with customers 

  • Review and analyze performances against programs, quote and plan to determine effectiveness

  • Ensure business is servicing existing customer base at (or surpassing) expectations and developing new growth opportunities in each circuit and market segment.

  • Develop plans and strategies for developing new commercial opportunities and achieving the sales goals with strong ability to build both internal and external relationships

  • Account management at small/medium accounts over time

  • Support sales manager with implementation of pricing policy and work on new offers

  • Contribute to the conclusion of annual contracts for the area

  • Coordination of various credit management activities

  • Manage various customer communications 

  • Identify sales development targets, elaborate and implement appropriate development strategy 

  • Ensure forecast accuracy and jointly manage customer relationship with Customer Service Team

  • Handling of customer complaints 

  • Coordination of various commercial and technical tasks between the plants 



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering and/or Business related field or with equivalent experience

  • Minimum 2 years experience

  • Business acumen and Technical appetite

  • Strong interpersonal and communication (including negotiation) skills; value-added solution selling

Position Type

Full time



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