Global Strategic Accounts Regional Manager in Huntingdon, United Kingdom at Videojet

Date Posted: 1/14/2018

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Job Description

Job ID: VID003410

About Us

We invite you to Imprint the WORLD on an exciting journey of continuous improvement! Every day, 4,000+ associates in over 38 countries work together to achieve amazing results as One Videojet. From freshness dating to track and trace coding, Videojet technologies help ensure products sold across the globe are authentic and safe for consumers to use in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical and industrial marketplaces.

As a global leader in the marking and coding industry, our continued growth brings an opportunity for you to chart the course and drive your own career success. As a Videojet associate you will:

  • ENGAGE in bringing consumer brands to market globally.   

  • DRIVE results with the Danaher Business System (DBS). 
REALIZE your potential! 


Purpose of the Position:

  • Increase Videojet market share and revenues in targeted strategic accounts by establishing Videojet as their preferred supplier of our entire line of coding and marking solutions. 

  • In alignment with global contracts strategy by Account, create and follow-up specific account development plans to:

  • Expand MS into active accounts using full VJ portfolio protecting VJ installed base and replacing competitors’ one

  • Expand MS into competitors’ accounts

  • Leverage global success stories

  • Direct communication of Videojet value proposition, solution and product offers at the executive level in accounts.  Lead the negotiation of account partnership agreements including, contract and payment terms, pricing, leasing programs, warranty, service contracts and performance guarantees and commitments at headquarter locations and plant locations

  • Effectively deploy global account strategies at country levels (direct and indirect) via the Country Managers and the GSA team in the Region.

Job Requirements


Key Competencies (rank ordered)

  • Matrixed leadership – demonstrated ability to provide effective leadership and direction in a “matrixed” organization to insure a uniform and consistent approach to local account management

  • Business Development – demonstrated growth mindset and ability to use variety of approaches to find new and incremental business

  • Multi-cultural sales leadership – demonstrated ability to work effectively across multi-national strategic accounts.

  • Results orientation – demonstrated ability to deliver improved sales, profitability and market share gains.

  • High-level relationship building – demonstrated ability to cultivate high quality relationships with senior level executives at large multi-national accounts.

  • Key account planning and penetration – demonstrated ability to develop and implement effective strategies to maximize sales at large multi-national accounts.

  • Process orientation – demonstrated understanding and use of consultative selling approaches / ROI based selling

Experiences/Attributes (rank ordered)

  • Demonstrated track record as a sales/country manager who has delivered exceptional sales results at large multi-national accounts

  • Prior sales leadership experience in a complex technical selling environment (e.g. – packaging equipment, material handling equipment, factory automation, etc.)

  • Successful management in a complex “matrixed” organization.

  •  Examples of creating or working successfully in an established process oriented sales organization



  • Engineering or technical undergraduate degree

  • MBA preferred

Danaher Corporation Overview

Danaher’s Product Identification Platform is comprised of Videojet, Pantone, Esko, X-Rite, Foba, Linx, Laetus and AVT, a group of technology companies dedicated to helping customers give products unique identities. Through innovative software and hardware solutions for marking and coding, colour selection and communication, packaging development, management and production, and track and trace, the Product Identification companies are simplifying the packaging value chain for 90% of products produced around the world.


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