Cargill Category Sales Manager, Iran in Istanbul, Turkey

Category Sales Manager, Iran

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Accountable of the cross-selling activites, Sales volume and P&L targets of the assigned category lines


Strategy to be identified and executed for the assigned category


Identifying the customer needs in the category, creating the link with PLMs and BUs to serve these needs


Exploring the opportunities of new sales, customer projects and partnerhip opportunities in the region


Account Management of dedicated non-categorisied customer(s)


Forecasting/Consolidating the customer demand and feeding information to PLM and BUs



  • University degree at administrative sciences, food/chemical engineering and relative

  • 5-7 years of commercial experience, with successful history

  • Good track record of Distributor management

  • Good track record of Key Account Management

  • Strategy formation and execution

  • Budget formation and planning

  • Strong negotiation, influencing, persuasive and value based selling skills

  • Market Supply and Demand understanding

  • Following markets and competitors

  • Executing B2B Marketing best practices

  • Advanced level of English

  • Result oriented personality and ability to work under sales target pressure

  • Proof of strong and effective communication skills (verbal, written and presentation) and active listening to the customers

  • Willingness to be a team player and accepting extra job enrichment roles

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Primary Location Turkey-34-Istanbul

Req ID: IST00203