Cargill Sales Executive in Davangere, India

Sales Executive

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 155,000 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.


Position Purpose & Summary

This position is responsible for achiving the territory sales target by dealing with distributors and retailers. Increase the business volume by introducing new stake holders, sheduling appointments and meeting with new customers for promoting new products and explaining lucrative schemes. This position advises customers about delivery shedules, after sales service, arranging sales, contract and payments. This position is also responsible for recording orders and sending details about competitor informations.

Principal Accountabilities

Overall business development , Target Vs achievement

  • Responsible for primary and secondary sales for moderate size client

  • Primary Sales

-Handling sales target from Cargill to retailers account

-Coordinate with retailers for raising purchase order

-Provide available offers to boost sales from retailers side

-Assist in promotions: combo offers, promos

-Follow-up with retailers for on time payment to meet deadline

  • Secondary Sales

-Handling sales target from retailers account to direct customers

-Assist in promotions: price checking, combo offers, promos

-Follow FIFO(First in first out) to maintain hygiene and freshness of stock

  • Channel development – Regularly visit retailers and clients to get bulk orders

  • Analyze business potential by forecasting sales based on past 6 months records

  • Assist manager for executing BTL activities

  • Sales Forecasting based on last 3 month average sales

  • Handling secondary sales force to drive secondary sales in multiple business outlet

  • Build strong relationship with customers

Fill rate / CSL

  • Continuous followup with supply chain team to ensure optimal stock and to supply the exact quantity as ordered by the stakeholders to achieve 100% fill rate

Merchandising Score

  • Negotiate with store manager to get the best place to merchandise the product to accelerate business


Required Qualifications:-

  • Graduate in any discipline

  • 2 -3 Years Minimum experience in Modern Trade

  • Good communication skills, basic knowledge of excel.

  • Good negotiation and followup skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in staples will be an added advantage

  • Chain handling experience in retail market will be an additional benefit

Job Sales

Primary Location India-KA-Davangere

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: DAV00189