Business Development Manager - Spanish or Portuguese Bilingual (ADMER Packaging Dpt.)

HR/Admin Department · Rye Brook, New York
Department HR/Admin Department
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Job Description

Job Title:          Business Development Manager

FLSA Status:    Exempt

Department:    ADMER Packaging Department, Compounds Business Division

Location:          SOHO

Reports To:      Business Director

1.General Summary

This position is responsible for the below functions under the supervisor.

  1. Development of New Business, through cultivating new customers and new applications of the products, hence expanding sales in the South and North America.
  2. Maintenance of Business Accounts, through providing service and support to achieve stable supply to the customers and building long-term trusting relationships with them.
  3. Performing Appropriate Managing Functions, as necessary in order to proceed with the execution of the mid-term business plan (“MTP”), annual budget, monthly forecasting, and other company’s business process.
  4. Product Compliance

Essential Job Functions

Primary Job Functions

a) Development of New Business

  • by identifying new sales and business opportunities, developing plans, and initiating actions to develop new business;
  • by implementing new pricing structures and recommending strategies for contract development;
  • by identifying and tracking market trends;
  • by identifying customer and market needs;
  • and by collecting and analyzing competitive intelligence.

b) Maintenance of Business Accounts and Provides Customer Support

  • by acting as customers’ primary contact for support;
  • by regularly visiting and communicating with customers;
  • by identifying key decision-makers within each customer company and developing positive business relationships with customers;
  • by providing technical, quality, manufacturing, and engineering product support to customers;
  • by monitoring product sales performance and regularly providing Management with analysis and feedback;
  • and by following up on delinquent and overdue receivables.

c) Supports the Planning of the MTP and Budget

  • by assisting in the planning and development of the MTP and Budget by providing sales and logistics information to the Supervisor;
  • and by coordinating with members of Management regarding the Budget.

   Implements the MTP and Budget

  • by adhering to the MTP and Budget;
  • by making decisions in authorized areas;
  • and by working as a team.

d) Product Compliance

  • by ensuring Staff activities adhere to the Company's compliance system;
  • by performing product control;
  • by reporting, documenting, and filing reports, as necessary;
  • by studying, understanding, and complying with existing and new Anti-trust law, EPA, FDA, DOT (Transportation), DOT (Treasury), OSHA, federal, state, and other health, safety, and compliance regulations, and practices;
  • by taking necessary training from experts, and necessary internal and external training sessions designated by the company and Supervisor.
  • by reading, understanding, and complying with existing and renewed “MCA Regulatory Compliance Policy”
  • and by advising Senior Management as necessary.


Common Job Functions 

Improves Communication

  • by maintaining good internal and external relationships; and by communicating business-related information, including any customers or market-related issues to relevant Staffs and Managements.


Contributes to Team Effort

  • by being flexible in work assignments;
  • by covering for other Staff as needed; by assisting in the transition of new Staff; by contributing to the professional environment of the office;
  • and by understanding how this position affects the Company's bottom-line.


Maintains Professional and Technical Knowledge

  • by attending educational workshops and useful trade shows;
  • by keeping up on industry trends;
  • and by reviewing professional publications especially in the automotive industry.


Improves Processes

  • by acting on constructive feedback from peers, supervisors, and customers to enhance efficiency;
  • and by examining departmental work processes, administrative procedures, etc., and recommending changes where appropriate.


Keeps Directors Informed

  • by reporting problems, troubles, and difficulties immediately to Directors verbally or in writing, in order to avoid confusion, misunderstanding, miscommunication, and problems;
  • and by regularly updating Supervisors of work progress and or status.


Complies with Internal Policies and Legal Requirements

  • by following existing and new internal policies;
  • by studying and understanding existing and new compliance regulations, and practices; by anticipating future regulations;
  • by enforcing adherence to requirements;
  • and by reporting, documenting, and filing reports, as necessary; and by advising Management as necessary.


Manages Time and Resources

  • by using time efficiently, prioritizing, and focusing work duties;
  • and by using resources provided by the Company (i.e. financial resources, information tools, and other materials) in an effective and efficient manner.


Manages Tasks

  • by taking the appropriate actions to ensure that tasks are accomplished accurately and by the designated deadline.

Essential Job Requirements:

Requirements & Working Environment

Working Conditions

  • The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate (i.e., working in a business office with computers, printers, and telephones).
  • The Staff Member must be able to travel on business, join meetings on video/phone/web system or work beyond normal business hours. Travel up to 3 weeks per month is expected.

Minimum Qualifications Needed

Language Skills

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, website information, and/or government regulations in English.
  • Ability to write e-mail, reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals in English and Spanish and/or Portuguese.
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of Managers, Staff, clients, customers, and the general public in English and Spanish, and/or Portuguese without any misunderstanding.  

Other Skills

  • Must be able to use a computer and such applications like Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SalesForce, and Explorer (including skills with search engines like Google and Yahoo to collect necessary information efficiently.).

Experience and Education

  • Bachelor’s degree from four-year college or university; and at least five years’ experience and/or training in the plastics industry; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Must have direct experience in multiple forms of extrusion technologies, including film, bottles, pipe, coating, etc.

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  • Location
    Rye Brook, New York
  • Department
    HR/Admin Department
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience