We are expanding our international sales team. For sales area: Central and North America / Caribbean we are looking for a full-time

Account Manager 

Desired customer reaction: ‘‘I want you to have the order!’

About Vrijdag Premium Printing
Vrijdag Premium Printing, founded in 1905, offers you a one-stop, fully-integrated printing service for the B2B industry. Our strength is, in addition to offset and gravure printing, our wide range of special and unique finishing techniques.

Thanks to our staff and their years of knowledge and experience, we are able to guide and advise you through the design and printing process. We produce eye-catching labels and packaging that emphasise the look and feel of your brand. On top of this, our assembly lines create 3D cardboard packaging such as gift boxes and shoulder boxes.

We work for customers in various sectors such as Health & Beauty, Spirits & Beer, Retail, Cosmetics, Tobacco, Chocolate and Advertising & Creative Agencies. From technical and design support to high quality production, Vrijdag Premium Printing gives your product the professional and expert attention it deserves. We are more than happy to share our knowledge and know-how to help you achieve your goals. Vrijdag Premium Printing employs 116 people and a number of flexible employees.

Desired job profile

You are an Entrepreneur
Working together with clients and other departments gives you satisfaction and your approach is tactful. You are a real entrepreneur. The customer is king, and you provide great customer experience and satisfaction. You have a natural way of serving your customers with the best service. You are able to gain the trust and confidence of the client.

You have excellent Communication and Networking skills
You are able to provide helpful advice to customers and you make personal contact. You ask the right questions and are always prepared to listen. You visit trade fairs and events to network and to stay well-informed about new market developments.

You have a high energy level
You are proactive with a can-do attitude and you take on initiatives. You adapt easily to changing circumstances and are able to handle stressful situations.

You are accurate
You have a keen eye for detail.

You have an international mindset
You think ‘out of the box’ and you are able to come up with original and creative solutions.

Finally …
You have affinity with the Grafimedia and packaging industry. Vrijdag Premium Printing is looking for a long-term business relationship.
You do not mind travelling frequently and because of the cigar market working in a smoky environment is not a problem. In addition, you are able to provide a certificate of conduct (VOG).

Job requirements
· At least a higher vocational educational and professional background – a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in commercial economics;
· Fluency in English and Spanish, both in writing and speaking;
· Speaking French, German or Dutch is a plus;
· Minimum of 5 years of proven international sales experience, preferably in the graphic and/or packaging industry or the food and beverage industry.

What is in it for you?
Vrijdag Premium Printing offers a challenging job in an informal and dynamic team of colleagues, within a high-quality international production organization with a rich history. We offer a competitive salary and good secondary employment conditions, such as 28 leave days. In addition, we offer valuable equipment (smartphone, iPad).
Vrijdag Premium Printing gives all of our colleagues a chance to develop on a personal level.

Please send us your CV (in English) and a short motivation by email to HR Advisor Simone Spoorenberg: ss@vrijdag.nl. Please include your preferred starting date.
Do you have any questions in advance? Do not hesitate to contact Simone Spoorenberg:
040 - 25 13 855.

An Assessment is part of the recruitment and selection procedure.