Waters Corporation

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Sr.Sales Manager

Sr.Sales Manager

System ID 
Company Name 
Waters Division
Field Sales
Job Locations 
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Job Location : Country (Full Name) 
Korea, South

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Company Description

For over 50 years, Waters Corporation has developed innovative analytical science solutions to support customer discoveries, operations, performance, and regulatory compliance. Specifically, the company designs, manufactures, sells, and services high performance liquid chromatography, ultra performance liquid chromatography, and mass spectrometry technology systems and support products primarily in the United States, Europe, Japan, and Asia. Our innovations enable significant advancements within the pharmaceutical, life science, biochemical, industrial, food safety, environmental, academic and government industries. Waters is a publicly traded corporation (NYSE:WAT) with more than 6,500 employees and is represented in over 100 countries around the world.



Waters Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status. 


Sr.Sales Manager reports to Country General Manager.

The position holder is responsible for the national sales revenue and market share, and closely works with other functional heads to lead the organizational excellence.  


Strategic role :

  • Manage and develop the regional sales organization and to ensure that individual, team, business unit and entire business performance measurement objectives are met.
  • Develop & maintain procedures as required to align Waters Korea sales operations with the regional and global sales organization and to implement global support initiatives.
  • Establish clear strategies and tactical plans for sales in co-operation with marketing team

People Management role:

  • In accordance with Waters performance management system provide performance management, setting goals and development review for direct reports.
  • Promote a creative and willing mind-set

Operational role:

  • Enhance customer satisfaction level with Waters by providing products and services through exceeding customer expectations, follow-up, and positive problem resolutions for critical account escalations

Financial role:

  • Establish and achieve an annual sales and profit plan in agreement with the management.
  • Develop, implement and monitor of the sales plan to meet agreed sales target and budget within the designated territories.
  • Managing the sales organization in the assigned region. Develop sales plan and lead the sales teams to meet and/or exceed sales targets.




  • Bachelor degree in Chemistry or Science related, MBA preferred
  • Minimum 15 years in Sales Management position in multinational environment
  • Instrument sales experience must
  • Experience in using or selling HPLC/MS would be advantageous
  • Result-oriented with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proactive with strong leadership and able to inspire and motivate staff
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • Leadership in building teamwork and collaboration with other functions
  • Customer & action oriented
  • High level integrity and transparency

Core Compentencies

  • Strategic Agility: Sees ahead clearly; can anticipate future consequences and trends accurately; has broad knowledge and perspective; is future oriented; can articulately paint credible pictures and visions of possibilities and likelihoods; can create competitive and breakthrough strategies and plans.
  • Business Acumen: Knows how businesses work; knowledgeable in current and possible future policies, practices, trends, technology, and information affecting his/her business and organization; knows the competition; is aware of how strategies and tactics work in the marketplace.
  • Decision Quality: Makes good decisions (without considering how much time it takes) based upon a mixture of analysis, wisdom, experience, and judgment; most of his/her solutions and suggestions turn out to be correct and accurate when judged over time; sought out by others for advice and solutions.
  • Action Oriented: Enjoys working hard; is action oriented and full of energy for the things he/she sees as challenging; not fearful of acting with a minimum of planning, seizes more opportunities than others
  • Problem Solving: Uses rigorous logic and methods to solve difficult problems with effective solutions; probes all fruitful sources for answers; can see hidden problems; is excellent at honest analysis; looks beyond the obvious and doesn't stop at the first answers.