Graduate Sales Support Specialist (PPG Future Leader)

Bucharest, Romania

Posted: 18-Dec-2017

Ref#: 1700004500

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Within our Refinish Business Unit, for our international graduate program we are currently looking for

Future Leader Graduate – Sales Support

providing Refinish customers technical support through selection of the paint processes, product demonstrations and paintshop staff trainings in Romania.


  • Active participation in PPG’s future leader’s 18 months program
  • Give full technical support to Sales Representative and PPG importers in the process of winning new accounts
  • Selection of the right paint specification to meet the requirements of each Refinish account
  • Provide the necessary technical documents such as Technical Data Sheets to the customers and ensure they understand all information and comply with them
  • Ensure customer satisfaction through timely solving any technical issues relating to Refinish products both by phone/e-mail and through visits at customer premises
  • Identify training needs of existing and new accounts
  • Monitor and audit the quality of the end-users paint work by the painting process improvement or finding new solutions and testing them together with customers
  • Responsible for refinish paint logistics within the country including monitoring paint transportation to the country and to the end distributors

  • University degree in engineering or logistics
  • Maximum 1 year of work experience
  • High skills in presentation
  • English language
  • Fluent in Romanian or Hungarian language
  • Excellent communication skills and building relationships
  • MS Office experience
  • Driving licence – category B
  • Team player
  • Self-motivation
  • Problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Flexibility
  • Mobility
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally

What we offer
  • Long-term career opportunity at a market leading multinational company
  • We support the growth and development of our employees, providing a stable background
  • International exposure, participating in workshops and trainings as part of our graduate program

Work location:

  • Bucharest, Romania
  • Budapest, Hungary

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