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Aluminum Foundry Alloy sales manager

Job Reference: RS0471B

Job Title: Aluminum Foundry Alloy sales manager

Location: US & Canada

Product: Metals

Role: Sales

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Redstone Commodity Search is working with an international metals producer seeking to hire an aluminum foundry alloys sales manager for the US and LATAM markets.

Key Responsibilities / Tasks

  • Manage the primary aluminum foundry alloys (PFA) sales account for North America (US, Mexico, and Canada); Responsible for acquiring new customers and for managing current customer relationships while improving processes according to customers’ requirements
  • Develop sales strategies for the foundry alloys (ingots and T-bars) as well as other aluminum value added products (incl. billets) and contribute to the company’s goal of tripling their current sales volume
  • Stay informed about the aluminum market (S&D, competitors etc.) to increase market share and to expand into new markets
  • Set the sales risk levels, build and improve the supply chain, and assist in defining market defense activities
  • Reports into the Managing Director of Americas

Key Qualifications / Experience

  • Strong background in aluminum foundry alloy sales (primary or secondary foundry alloys) working for a producer, trading company or equivalent
  • Excellent knowledge of the aluminum market and the primary aluminum clients (especially within the automotive, transportation, and/or construction industry)
  • Good commercial knowledge of Incoterms 2010, hedging, the LME basics, US competition law, and basics of payment instruments
  • Happy to travel frequently and preferably US citizen or US Green card holder
  • Located in New York or happy to relocate

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