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Business Development Manager

Job Requisition ID:  45121

Eastman’s current hiring policy encourages and prefers new hires be fully vaccinated before reporting to work in this role when possible. 

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2021 revenues of approximately $10.5 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.

Responsibilities

Contacts assigned customer accounts or prospects to sell company products within a designated geographic territory or by nature of customers. Focuses on personal sales targets, new business development, maintaining customer relationships, and troubleshooting specific customer problems. This is a sales professional with developing product and market knowledge. Meets personal sales targets as established, focusing on small to moderate accounts, which are stable in nature, within identified markets or geography. Product range, complexity, and challenge may be somewhat limited. Receives periodic coaching from supervisor or more experienced professionals. Prepares sales presentations, contracts, and proposals subject to review by supervisor. Participates in special projects such as major promotions, new product launches, and new marketing initiatives. 

Qualifications

Career Level. Fully competent professional role.  Requires in-depth knowledge and experience. Solves complex problems; takes a new perspective using existing solutions. Works independently; receives minimal guidance. Acts as a resource for colleagues with less experience. Represents the level at which career may stabilize for many years and/or conclude. Impact of work is primarily within site or country. 

Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.


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Nearest Secondary Market: Knoxville

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