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Area Sales Manager, Export Europe Luxury - Coty Inc.

JOBLUX.FR - Genf, GE , Switzerland

Job description


Luxury Export Europe

Major Responsibilities

Reporting Directly to the Export Key Account Director, this position will lead the Market-share, Sales, Profit and In-store performance across the Coty Luxury portfolio of brands, in a cluster of markets operated through full service distributors. This is a development position for a young talented professional that looks to lay excellent foundations for his/her corporate career.

  • Achieve Market SHARE, SALES and PROFIT Plan
  • Manage full PnL for the area to reach sales and profit targets.
  • Define the Key Busines Drivers in every market to drive Market Share
  • Continuously look for, and assess, new business opportunities within area.

  • DISTRIBUTOR management
  • Develop strong working relationship with assigned Distributors, across a cluster of markets.
  • Drive commercial negotiations at distributor corporate (HQ) field.
  • Work through distributors to maximize all aspects of business (in-shop space & locations, investments, promotions…)
  • Day-to-day management working with the multifunctional team based in Geneva and Germany.
  • Forecasting responsibilities on saleable and non-saleable goods

  • Implementation of MARKETING Support plans
  • Together with the European Marketing team and through the respective Distributor teams, define and organize marketing, launch and promotional plans.
  • Ensure that merchandising, builds and visual implementation is in line with corporate and brand guidelines.
  • Enable the distributors to negotiate promotional activities to develop the business.
  • Market Intelligence: gather market information related to the industry (market size, distribution, pricing, launch results, ranking etc.)


A cluster of markets within Luxury Export Europe


  • Reach Markets share, Sales and Profit targets
  • Work with a variety of people from various business and cultural background
  • Build account relationships.
  • Implement a variety of brand strategies
  • Manage tight deadlines
  • Able to work independently & follow through with practical, actionable application
  • Travel 30-40% of the time

Key Competencies

  • Strong collaboration and leadership skills required
  • A sharp eye for in-store excellence in execution
  • Passion for managing a business, identifying opportunities and executing them
  • Good negotiation skills
  • Excellent analytical and presentation skills
  • Excellent written and spoken communication
  • Excellent PC knowledge for office applications.
  • Language: Fluent English. Other languages considered a plus.
  • University Graduate, Economy or business related.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in sales.
  • Industry knowledge & Distributor Management experience a plus, but not essential

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JOBLUX est le premier réseau social pour les professionnels du luxe qui est devenu, au fil du temps, une référence dans les domaines de l ‘emploi et du recrutement en ligne pour les métiers du luxe. JOBLUX a réussi le pari ambitieux de réunir tous les acteurs du luxe autour d’une plateforme complète et exclusivement dédiée à son univers.