Account Manager - Slovakia

 Full Time
 Commercial & Sales
 Field base role - Slovakia

About The Job

Quaker Houghton is an industry leader with more than 100 years history, a robust presence around the world, including operations in over 25 countries. Our customers include the world’s most advanced and specialized automotive, steel, aluminum, aerospace, offshore, can and mining companies.

As Account Manager you will lead sales in the Slovakia territory, focusing on developing new business with both prospect and current accounts by driving cross-selling and customer satisfaction initiatives.

Join the team and find your future !


What do we offer?

  • Competitive pay + sales incentive program.
  • Company car for private and professional use.
  • 2 annual days paid volunteering leave.
  • Access to real career growth opportunities in the commercial or other related areas of interest.
  • QH University: Continuous training tools for all seniority levels.
  • Attractive Wellbeing, Mental Health, Women Inclusion & DEI programs.



What will you do?

  • Develop new business growth in Slovakia and nurture current accounts to achieve customer satisfaction and meet sales goals.
  • Create strong relationships with key customer contacts across all levels, focusing on cross-selling for existing accounts.
  • Deliver sound technical advice to the customer, working closely with our Product Application team to implement and offer new solutions.
  • Communicate directly with the KAM team for alignment with the account strategy to achieve maximum business potential and aim to exceed customer expectations.
  • Collaborate with the QH Fluid Intelligence Solutions team regarding our range of equipment sales.
  • Coordinate as well with the Customer Service and Technical Service teams to make sure we meet overall customer expectations.
  • Regularly report to management to analyze sales targets, budgets and forecast. Mainly using CRM, excel and other IT Tools available.
  • Attend and participate in conferences and industry trade shows.
  • Monitor the competitors' activities, industry trends & regional regulations to give feedback to management and KAM team that is useful for innovation and market development.
  • Travel up to 70% mainly within Slovakia.



What are we looking for?

The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years' proven sales track record. Preferably coming from the lubricants, metal or metalworking market. An ideal role for a passionate technical sales professional looking to join a dynamic sales team with a new business development focus.

  • Education: Mechanical, Metallurgic, Chemical or relevant engineering degree is highly valued.
  • Languages: Slovak and English at a professional level is a must.
  • This is a field based role in the Slovakia area.
  • Soft skills: Safety Conscious – Safety is at the core of our culture, Teamworker, Proactive, Results Driven, Analytical & Problem Solver, Customer Focus - Our customers’ success is our own.


About Us

We are the global leader in industrial process fluids present in 40+ countries continually improving and innovating so the world’s steel, aluminum, automotive, aircraft, machinery and industrial parts manufacturers can stay ahead in a changing world. Throughout our 100+ locations, our chemists, engineers and industry experts partner with our customers to continually improve their operations so they can run even more efficiently, even more effectively, whatever comes next.

Our values: Live Safe, Exceed Customer Expectations, Drive Results, Embrace Diversity, Do Great Things Together, Act with integrity.

Our core values embody who we are as a company, guide our decisions and inspire us. Our commitment to these values, in words and actions, builds a safer, stronger Quaker Houghton. They are the fundamental beliefs that guide our internal conduct and our relationship with the outside world.