Head of Local Sales Division
JOB TITLE: Head of Local Sales Division
EMPLOYER: Sumgait Technologies Park LLC DUTY STATION: Azerbaijan
PUBLISHED: 2018-11-23 LAST UPDATED: N/A DEADLINE: 2018-12-23

Head of Local Sales Division

STP LLC family celebrates our people and empowers them to create innovative solutions that effectively and responsibly move goods, resources and ideas. We foster an atmosphere of learning and creativity, which promotes the personal and professional growth of our team members. Our commitment to each other is what sets us apart from other organizations. At STP LLC, you will have a chance to make an immediate, meaningful impact on the business.

Position Summary:

The purpose of this role is to be responsible for leading, motivating and developing an effective sales representative team in the business unit. In addition, the role will collaborate with Local account managers to support a cohesive strategic vision that drives sales growth and profitability. Guide the sales team in driving both core and new business opportunities with current and potential customers. Leverage by selling our comprehensive portfolio of products that align with client needs.


• Manage the performance of a team of highly effective sales representatives.
• Provide leadership through effective communication of vision, active coaching and development while comparing sales results to goals and taking appropriate actions to correct when necessary
• Provide supervision through field sales visits, observations and measurements of results to include performance appraisals and salary reviews.
• Ensure effective hiring, orientation, training, development and retention of sales team. Supporting our training roadmap will be critical to creating a best in class sales team.
• Ensure sales representatives are aligned with company go to market strategies.
• Define clear tactical goals for sales team that deliver direction for planning, focusing and prioritizing territories.
• Partner with, Directors/Managers, Customer Service and Operations on assistance with demand forecast and production capacity.
• Implement goals and action plans that define the metrics of sales and gross profitability targets for Perishable sales team in alignment with Sales Department Director.
• Monitor cold calls, prospect list, leads and follow up.
• Establish key objectives that focus on the importance of driving core and new business opportunities with current and potential customers.
• Customer focus and relationship building.
• Drives a culture that supports our customer needs while establishing meaningful relationships.
• Ensure communication of customer needs are delivered internally to establish best in class solutions that drive our value proposition.
• Collaborates with Sales Department Director, Project Management Office and Technical Office that assist our Operations team with customer demand forecast and production capacity.
• Communicates both internal and external challenges effectively that assists the organization in addressing the problem or issues.
• Ensures that there is sufficient supply and demand of our goods and services.
• Leads the effort of all internal communication back to the team from forecast and demand meetings with Operations.
• Support and assist Sales Department Director with annual and 3 - year strategic planning process.
• Work collaboratively with Sales Department Director to align on strategic initiatives that maximize the best go to market strategy for the business unit.

General Responsibilities

• Establish effective relationships and collaboration with other departments (Marketing, Finance, Operations, Human Capital, Quality Management, Customer Service and other Business Units.)
• Collaborate with other Heads of divisions in Department to discuss best practice adaptations in the field.
• Attend tradeshows, seminars and customer meetings as appropriate.
• Keep current and up to date of company’s product/services, economic indicators, changing trends and its competitors.
• Ensures team are living and are aligned with our STP LLC values.
• Prepare monthly, quarterly and annual sales forecasts.
• Maintains awareness of all customer Accounts Receivable past 60 days.


• BA / BS degree required.
• Minimum 5 years sales management, retail, supply chain, manufacturing and/or B2B selling.
• Effective written and oral communication skills.
• Demonstrated business acumen.
• Ability to work under pressure and still deliver results.
• Exceptional negotiation skills.
• Resilience, tenacity, & diplomacy.
• Strong sales skills: relationship-building, presentations, influencing skills.
• Ability to create and maintain a mission driven culture supported and reinforced by the company’s five core values: Family, Service, Growth, Intrapreneurship and Innovation.

Additional info

Salary will be discussed during interview process;
Benefits: Lunch, Corporate cell phone, Transportation;
Location: H.Z.Taghiyev settlement, Sumgait, Azerbaijan;
Working hours: Monday-Friday, 09:00 – 18:00, 5 working days a week;

Please indicate the name of the position “Head of Local Sales Division” in the subject line of the application e-mail and send to e-mail address cv@stp.az
Only shortlisted candidates will be invited to the further stages of the recruitment process.

STP LLC provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to the national law requirements, STP LLC complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, and transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

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