Technical Account Manager – Cleaning Chemicals, Dairy (The position has been filled)
New Zealand
Full Time
  • Leading Cleaning Technology Company
  • Excellent Culture and Values
  • Technical Role with Excellent Incentives
  • Key Client Service Focus, Northland Region, NZ



Our client is a leader in the field of cleaning and hygiene chemicals. Part of a global group, the company’s vision is to expand and increase their presence in Australasia. This growth is being achieved by building market leading sales and service teams whilst demonstrating innovation through market focused technology development.



Reporting to and working collaboratively with the relevantBusiness Managers, theTechnical Account Manager (TAM) is responsible for delivering Technical Service excellence to customers. Working collaboratively with the ANZ Commercial team, this role will drive the customer satisfaction whilst also increasing the company’s market recognition, presence and share..

You will have a good general knowledge of key industry processes and be considered an expert in the field. As the Technical Account Manager, you will be comfortable in dealing with industry focused Technical subject matter, preparing Technical Proposals, undertaking Trials, creating and presenting Trial Reports whilst working closely and collaboratively to implement the Business strategy.

You will work with key customers on a daily basis and become recognised as an integral part of our customer’s success. As the conduit between the customer and Company, the ability to provide market feedback is critical as is the ability to be action orientated, build partnerships that are mutually beneficial whilst operating autonomously.

This is a newly created role and will initially support a new client with two Northland operations. As Technical Account Manager, you will provide key account management services and an on-site presence for both sites. You will set up the supply and delivery of service solutions to this key client, and you will manage the relationship. As with any new client, initially you will be spending most of your time “on-site”, to ensure they are receiving excellent support.



To be successful in your application, you will preferably have a good working knowledge / understanding of the dairy industry or other relevant industry sectors. Understanding of cleaning chemicals and their applications will assist you greatly in this role and would be highly regarded.

To be short-listed for this rare opportunity you will need to meet the following criteria:

  • Tertiary qualifications in a relevant field will be highly regarded
  • Demonstrated success in a sales type role
  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills including the ability to communicate with people at all levels
  • Knowledge of dairy processes such including membranes, heat transfer and drying would be a plus but not a must
  • Friendly personality and professional presentation
  • A can do attitude with a passion for excellent customer service
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to prioritise tasks to achieve results



To be considered for this role please apply at your earliest convenience by using the ‘Apply Now’ button below. Please include your updated resume with a covering letter in Word Format to ChemSkill.

For a confidential discussion about this role, please call Helen, Natalie or Emily on +61 3 9516 0100. After hours please call Helen on +61 438 620 434. You can also address queries to [email protected]



We would like to thank you for taking the time to apply for this role. Unfortunately, due to the large volume of applications we receive on a daily basis from a variety of jobs, we can only contact candidates with suitable qualifications and experience. Please note, however, you are welcome to call our Recruiters to discuss your application. If unsuccessful, your resume will remain on our database and will be considered for future suitable roles.

Please Note: Unfortunately only short-listed candidates can be contacted due to high volume of applications.