Director of Key Account - Kenra Professional at Henkel US Operations Corp

Posted in General Business 19 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: CULVER CITY, California

Job Description:

United States, Culver City, CA, United States, Denver, CO, United States, Chicago, IL, United States, Columbus, OH, United States, Portland, OR, United States, Dallas, TX, United States, Houston, TX, United States, San Antonio, TX, United States, Seattle, WA, Beauty Care

Director of Key Account - Kenra Professional

HENKEL IS FOR THOSE WHO STEP UP. DO YOU? At Henkel, you can make a difference and craft your career. That's why you own your projects and take full responsibility from an early stage. Our unique brands in markets around the world open up countless opportunities to follow your convictions and explore new paths. If you have an entrepreneurial mindset that allows you to always think out of the box - take the chance and shape the digital future together with us.

The Director of Key Accounts, Kenra Professional is responsible for leading the professional Key Account team to develop strategies and tactics to ensure long-term growth and short-term targets. The Director is a leader cross-functionally and ensures go-to market executional excellence in a manner that builds upon our strong brand equities and continues to win favor of new distribution partners, salons and stylists.


  • Own the key account process and develop strategies, tactics, and action plans to ensure long-term growth while meeting ambitious short-term targets
  • Lead the professional Key Account team, manage its operations and resources to deliver profitable growth
  • Create a culture of success and ongoing business and goal achievement
  • Manage key account relationships to create and close strategic opportunities, while managing customer expectations and contribute to a high level of customer satisfaction
  • Present during customer meetings to gain buy-in and reach a joint business plan
  • Work closely with the marketing function to create successful support, channel, and partner programs
  • Propel forward our eCommerce platforms
  • Manage budgets to achieve/overachieve P&L objectives
  • Strive for executional excellence and continued process improvements


  • Bachelor's in Sales, Marketing, Business or related field, or equivalent experience
  • 3+ years experience managing national/regional accounts, or equivalent professional beauty experience
  • Data & sales analysis skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft (ie Outlook, Excel, Word)
Henkel is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, and other legally protected characteristics.

Henkel does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firms or employment agencies. Unsolicited referrals and resumes are considered Henkel property and therefore, Henkel will not pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited referral. At Henkel's request only, preferred vendors may be invited to refer talent for specific open positions. In these cases, a fully-executed agreement with Henkel must be in place and current.

All employees applying for an internal position must have a discussion with his/her manager about their interest in a job posting opportunity. The discussion will not preclude the employee from interviewing if their skills meet the job requirements.

JOB ID: 21018814

Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular

Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067